10-Year Anniversary Dinner:

Making Democracy Great Again

Thomas E. Mann
Senior Fellow in Governance Studies at The Brookings Institution
Resident Scholar, Institute of Governmental Studies, U.C., Berkeley

Speaker’s Bio

Thomas MannThomas E. Mann earned his B.A. in political science at the University of Florida and his M.A. and Ph.D. at the University of Michigan. Mann has taught at many universities including Princeton and the University of Virginia; conducted polls for congressional candidates; and chaired the Board of Overseers of the National Election Studies.

Mann is a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. His latest book, written with his longtime collaborator Norman Ornstein, is a New York Times bestseller entitled It’s Even Worse Than It Looks: How the American Constitutional System Collided With the New Politics of Extremism (2012). A new expanded paper edition was released in 2016. Mann and Ornstein were named by Foreign Policy Magazine among the “100 Top Global Thinkers of 2012” for “diagnosing America’s political dysfunction.”

Thursday, June 29, 2017
6:00pm Reception (no host bar)
7:00pm Dinner & Presentation

Bennion Student Union
Multipurpose Room

ISU – Idaho Falls
University Place
1784 Science Center Drive, Idaho Falls

Dinner is $25 for members and $30 for non-members. No gallery. Advanced ticket purchase required. To pay by credit card, visit the forums page.

Please RSVP by Noon on Monday, June 26, 2017.

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