Hofstra senior presidential fellows Howard Dean and Edward Rollins, and a national security expert from the New America Foundation, will discuss U.S. foreign policy in the Obama administration on Feb. 27 — the first of three panel discussions sponsored by the Peter S. Kalikow Center for the Study of the American Presidency this semester.
The free panel – How Does the Obama White House Lead in the World? – will run from 11:10 a.m. to 12:35 p.m. in the Student Center Theater, North Campus. It is co-sponsored by the International Scene Lecture Series.
Dean and Rollins, fellows at the Kalikow Center since 2009, will be joined by Tim Naftali, a senior research fellow in the national security studies program at the New America Foundation, a non-profit, non-partisan think tank in Washington, D.C.Dean, the former governor of Vermont, was a 2004 Democratic presidential candidate and former chairman of the Democratic National Committee. Rollins is a Republican political strategist who managed President Ronald Reagan’s 1984 re-election campaign, had major roles in nine other presidential campaigns and served in the administration of four presidents.
The Kalikow Center spring semester calendar features two additional panel discussions featuring Dean and Rollins during the spring semester.