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Nov. 27: Cokie Roberts to Speak at Blanchard Public Service Forum

November 27 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The Governor Jim Blanchard Public Service Forum presents a lecture by renowned author, journalist, and commentator Cokie Roberts on November 27, 2018, 7:30 pm, at the Wharton Center, Pasant Theater.

Cokie Roberts is a political commentator for ABC News and NPR.  In her more than forty years in broadcasting, she has won countless awards, including three Emmys.  She has been inducted into the Broadcasting and Cable Hall of Fame, and was cited by the American Women in Radio and Television as one of the fifty greatest women in the history of broadcasting.  In addition to her reporting, Roberts has written six New York Times bestsellers, most dealing with the roles of women in U.S. history.

The Governor Jim Blanchard Public Service Forum is administered by the Department of Political Science, College of Social Science at Michigan State University.  “The Forum honors those who have distinguished themselves in politics, diplomacy, public service and journalism,” Blanchard said.  “The goal is to give students and the larger community a chance to meet them and be energized by them.  We are excited to be able to have Cokie Roberts on campus to do this.”

For general admission tickets, go to: https://goo.gl/mxnskP

Details

Date:
November 27
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Venue

Wharton Center, Pasant Theater
750 East Shaw Lane
East Lansing, MI 48824 United States
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