Dr. Robert (Dr. Bob) Holsworth
Managing Principal of DecideSmart
April 25 @ 11AM
His observations on national and Virginia politics have appeared in The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, The New York Times, and numerous other papers and newsmagazines. He is the former Dean, Department of Political Science, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond.
On Thursday's morning for one hour, we will discuss the 2013 race for Governor of Virginia, the embezzlement case involving the former mansion chef, allegations related to the first family removing items from the mansion, the Star Scientific controversy, and other issues shaping the political landscape across Virginia.
Dr. Hasan Kwame JeffriesAssociate Professor of History;
The Ohio State University and The Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity
April 12 @ 11AM
Dr.Jeffries joined the History Department at the rank of assistant professor in autumn 2003. A native of Brooklyn, New York, he received his B.A. in history from Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia in 1994, his M.A. in American history from Duke University in Durham, North Carolina in 1997, and his Ph.D. in twentieth century American history from Duke University in 2002.