War and Peace in the Post-Iraq, Post-Obama Era with Steve Chapman

Location: McDermott Will & Emery
227 W. Monroe St., Chicago

"War and Peace in the Post-Iraq, Post-Obama Era"

featuring Steve Chapman, AB '76
Member, Chicago Tribune Editorial Board


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Barack Obama came into office hoping to end an era of wars, but the task has been harder than expected.  Will the outcome of the 2016 election change the course of our foreign policy?  
Join the Harvard Club of Chicago on Monday, February 22 at 6:00 pm for a conversation with Steve Chapman, AB '76, a columnist and writer for The Chicago Tribune. His twice-a-week column on national and international affairs, distributed by Creators Syndicate, appears in some 50 papers across the country.

Chapman has been a member of the Tribune editorial board since 1981. He came to the Tribune from The New Republic magazine, where he was an associate editor. He has contributed articles to several national magazines, including Slate, The American Spectator, The Weekly Standard, Reason, and National Review. He has appeared on numerous TV and radio news programs, include The CBS Evening News, NBC Nightly News, The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer, and National Public Radio's Fresh Air, Talk of the Nation and On Point.

Born in Brady, Texas in 1954, Chapman grew up in Midland and Austin. He attended Harvard University, where he was on the staff of The Harvard Crimson, and graduated with honors in 1976. He has been a fellow at the American Academy in Berlin and the Hoover Institution at Stanford University.

To read Chapman’s recent articles, click here.



DATE:          Monday, February 22, 2016

TIME:           5:30 - 7:30 pm
                     5:30 Wine & Cheese Reception and Networking
                     6:00 Presentation
                     7:00 Q&A to Follow the Presentation

LOCATION:  McDermott Will & Emery
                      227 W. Monroe St., 45th Floor, Chicago

COST:           $20 for HCC members and their guests              
                      $35 for non-members
                      Complimentary for HCC Crimson Passport & Crimson Passport Plus Guest Members


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