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Center for New Deal Studies Distinguished Lecture

Event Date: 09/11/2014
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Location: AUD Congress Lounge

The Center for New Deal Studies and the Office of the President are hosting the 21st Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt Distinguished Lecture with Fernando Henrique Cardoso, PhD and former President of Brazil. President Cardoso will speak on the subject of “Reinvention of Democracy: Reconciling demos and res publica.” He will also be awarded an honorary Roosevelt University degree, Doctor of Social Justice, honoris causa. The lecture is free and open to all members of the Roosevelt community and to the public, but reservations are required. Please RSVP to or (312) 341-3838. For more information, contact Professor Margaret Rung, director of the Center for New Deal Studies, at