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Return to the Classroom: Democracy in America


Date:
Thursday, October 29, 2020
Time:
7:00PM-8:30PM
Location:
WEBINAR
Speaker(s):
Congressman Steve Israel; Kathay Feng AB '91; Professor Aziz Rana and Dr. Basil Smikle Jr., BS '93 (Moderator)
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You are cordially invited to a Cornell Law School digital presentation.

Co-hosted by Cornell University Institute of Politics and Global Affairs, Cornell Law School, and Northeast Corridor Office of Alumni Affairs and Development

Return to the Classroom: Democracy in America
 
Join us for Return to the Classroom: Democracy in America. This program will be held just four days before the Presidential election! You won’t want to miss our expert panelists discuss the most current, and pressing, issues of our time.
 
Our panelists will discuss the health of our democracy today. You’ll learn about the American psyche of the electorate and what outcomes America faces after the November 3rd election. Discover how voter suppression and gerrymandering impact voter access and equity. Hear updates on the Supreme Court nomination process and the rise of party polarization. How do we get back to a healthy democracy and a return to respect of norms and institutions? Register now to hear from Cornell faculty and alumni experts.
 
Thursday, October 29, 2020
WEBINAR

7:00-8:30 p.m. EST
 
Speakers:
 
 
Moderator:
Dr. Basil Smikle Jr., ILR '93

Political commentator and strategist; lecturer at Columbia University’s
School of International and Public Affairs
 
Please register ON-LINE by Wednesday, October 28. Should you have any questions,
please email law.alumni@cornell.edu.
Livestream link provided in registration confirmation.