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Hit the classroom before the stadium

Saturdays, Oct. 18 and 25 and Nov. 22, 2008, various times Various locations

The Alumni Association is once again offering Tiger football fans a chance to hit the classroom before they hit the stadium.

The Alumni Education Program has organized a series of lectures this fall preceding selected home football games. The following lectures are free and open to the general public:

  • Saturday, Oct. 18 (Brown game), at 10 a.m. in 101 Icahn Laboratory: Julian Zelizer, professor of history and public affairs, on "The Election in 2008 in Historical Context."

  • Saturday, Oct. 25 (Harvard game), at 10:15 a.m. in McCosh 50: A panel discussion on "McCain or Obama: What to Expect From the First 100 Days in Office," featuring Thomas Christensen, professor of politics and public and international affairs; Melissa Harris-Lacewell, associate professor of politics and the Center for African American Studies; Russ Nieli, lecturer in politics; and Sean Wilentz, the Sidney and Ruth Lapidus Professor in the American Revolutionary Era. It will be moderated by Keith Whittington, the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Politics.

  • Saturday, Nov. 22 (Dartmouth game), at 10 a.m. in 120 Lewis Library: University Architect Ron McCoy on "Gehry at Princeton: New Space for New Learning."

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