All posts tagged "McConnell Center"

  • Sen. Kelly Ayotte talks Obama, Russia

    By Lubna Hindi– New Hampshire Sen. Kelly Ayotte talked national leadership and current issues on March 17 when she visited U of L as a guest of the McConnell Center. Ayotte discussed how to improve flaws in...

    • Posted March 17, 2014
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  • McConnell Center begins “Democracy in America” series

    By: Olivia Krauth The McConnell Center kicked off their “Milestones of the 20th Century: Democracy in America” series this past Tuesday with a presentation on Russell Kirk’s influential book “The Conservative Mind” on its 60th anniversary. The...

    • Posted September 12, 2013
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  • McConnell Center hosts reTHINK discussion, educating students on capitalism and equality

    By Aaron Williams– On Feb. 28 the McConnell Center hosted the next installment of its reTHINK discussion series at Chao Auditorium in the University of Louisville’s Ekstrom library. The guest speaker for the event was Dr. James...

    • Posted March 7, 2013
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  • Finding common ground: McConnell Center Hosts Localism Discussion

    By Aaron Williams– The University of Louisville McConnell Center continued its reTHINK spring lecture series on Feb. 7 with reTHINK “‘Big’: Liberals, Conservatives and the Search for a Humane Scale.” The discussion featured leadership studies and philosophy,...

    • Posted February 12, 2013
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  • Speaker Boehner: College students have most at stake

    By Baylee Pulliam– Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives John Boehner said in an Oct. 31 McConnell Center fall lecture series speech, that the nation’s lagging economy remains a threat to college students. “If you’re a...

    • Posted November 8, 2011
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