4:00-5:00 pm - Dining Room
8:00 pm - Campbell Hall
A true public servant who puts his country above his personal politics, David Gergen served under presidents Nixon, Ford, Reagan and then Clinton. Currently he is Co-Director of the Center for Public Leadership at Harvard's John F. Kennedy School of Government, a senior political analyst for CNN, and editor-at-large of U.S. News & World Report. He is also the author of Eyewitness to Power: The Essence of Leadership, Nixon to Clinton and an upcoming book on presidential transitions. He'll offer an inside glimpse into the corridors of power and the leadership challenges presidents face, brining clarity to the most complex international and domestic issues. Gergen will provide a bipartisan analysis of the Obama Administration, a Republican-controlled Congress, the 2016 Presidential election and what today's headlines mean for the future of America. PLEASE NOTE activities has a block of seats to the event at Campbell Hall; cost is $32, per ticket, to be billed. The bus will depart at 7:15 pm, after Mr. Gergen's Q&A session at Casa Dorinda. Space is limited; reservations for both, the group ticket at UCSB and the talk at Casa, may be made by calling Melissa at #8087. Deadline to sign up is December 1.