Speaker to assess the 2008 election

The Lone Star College-Tomball invites the community to a special presentation, Election 2008: Assessments, Predictions,Voting and Comments, at 12:30 p.m. Nov. 3 in the Teaching Theater, Room E100.

The presenter is Theodore J. Lowi, PhD, John L Senior Professor of American Institutions at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York.

Lowli is the lead author for We the People, the textbook used in Government classes at Lone Star College -Tomball. He received his doctorate at Yale in 1961, and his primary fields are American government, political institutions and public policy.

Elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in 1972, Lowi is recipient of honorary degrees from Oakland University, SUNY/Stony Brook, and the Fondation Nationale des Sciences Politiques of the University of Paris. He has served as president of the American Political Science Association, the Policy Studies Organization, and the International Political Science Association.

For information, please call Nancy Kral, chair of the Social Sciences Department at LSC-Tomball, 281.351.3371.

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