Leading Voices in Politics and Policy



“Leading Voices” News & Updates:

Obama’s Re-election Is at Risk, Gallup Editor-in-Chief Tells Dartmouth Audience

Jeff Immelt ’78 Speaks About Jobs and Energy at Dartmouth

Find Your Mentors, Mara Rudman ’84 Tells Dartmouth Students

Follow Dartmouth on Twitter for updates on the lecture series all summer long; Twitter hashtag is #dartvoices

Media Coverage

U.S. needs to reform corporate tax, GE CEO says (Reuters)

Paulson Says Treasuries Are AAA, Political Process Isn’t (Bloomberg News)

Ex-Obama adviser thinks U.S. double-dip recession chances are 50-50 (CBS News.com)


Leading Voices in Politics and Policy” will bring nationally recognized experts and presidential candidates to Dartmouth from June through August in a new lecture series, sponsored by the Office of the President and the Nelson A. Rockefeller Center for Public Policy and the Social Sciences at Dartmouth College.

Each lecture will address a major topic shaping current policy and political debate at the national level. The issues include the federal deficit, health care reform, the public education system, financial bailouts, and partisan politics.

List of Speakers

More information, including additional speakers, will be published here as details become available. Watch this site for the most current dates, times, and locations for the lectures, all of which are free and open to the public. Seating will be on a first-come, first-served basis.

The following speakers are confirmed:

News & Updates



Lecture videos will be available on Dartmouth’s YouTube channel, typically a day after each lecture.

Media Coverage

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