Sept 23 | 7 PM | Mandeville Auditorium, UC San Diego
The Atlantic’s Washington editor-at-large leads a discussion on the impending presidential election. Held in collaboration with Voice of San Diego to kick off Politifest.
We are in the midst of one of the most contentious and controversial presidential elections in modern history. Steve Clemons, Washington editor at large for The Atlantic, will a moderate a panel that will examine how this year’s presidential election is fundamentally reshaping the political process at every level of government – national, state and local – both now and in the future. The panelists include:
- Thad Kousser, chair and professor of political science at UC San Diego
- Scott Lewis, editor of the Voice of San Diego
- Laura Fink, principal, Fink & Hernandez Consulting
UC San Diego is hosting the free event in collaboration with Voice of San Diego to help kick off its Politifest, which takes place the following day on Sat. Sept. 24 at San Diego State University. Guests who attend the Helen Edison lecture will receive discounted admission to Politifest.
For more information and to register online, visit http://helenedison.ucsd.edu/.