September 3, 201511:00 amDuring this event SC Attorney General Alan Wilson will have a conversation with Republican primary presidential candidate Mike Huckabee about the rights and limitations set out by the Constitution. They will also consider individual Supreme Court cases.This event is a Cultural Event.
Eddie Lee and Dr Tim Boylan will discuss the evolution and longevity of the US
Constitution. Dr Lee will focus on the role of state’s rights and federal
government rights, while Dr Boylan will look at constitutional issues through a
How is power divided in our state?County, state, and local municipalities all have power to make certain decisions that affect your life, yet sometimes conflict with each other.How do these agencies use their powers?How do their powers and their conflicts affect your everyday life?These are questions that will be focused on in this conversation.Join us to learn about the delegation of power in South Carolina!
Thursday, October 1, 20157:00 pmOwens G01
The 6th annual Banned Books reading will include readings from graphic novels and children's books on the banned books list. In 2014, 5 of the top 10 banned books had major graphic components.
Selections will be read from:
Persepolis, by Marjane SatrapiAnd Tango Makes Three, Justin Richardson and Peter ParnellSaga, by Brian Vaughan and Fiona StaplesDrama, by Raina Telgemeier
Dr David Keely, President of Healthcare for All, South
Carolina will be discussing the Affordable Healthcare Act and a single-payer
system in the United States.
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
6:30 pm, Whitton Auditorium (Carroll Hall)
Approved Cultural Event, open to the public.
November 6, 2015
November 7, 2015
January 21, 2016EveningDina's Place
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
11:00 AM, Dina's Place
Monday, February 8, 2016
4:30 PM, Dina's Place
May 15-19, 2016Winthrop University Campus
The John C. West Forum on Politics and Policy at Winthrop University is pleased to partner with the College of Charleston to bring the NEW Leadership Summer Institute to South Carolina. NEW Leadership South Carolina is affiliated with the NEW Leadership Network created by the Center for American Women and Politics at Rutgers University.
For additional information, go to the NEW Leadership South Carolina HOMEPAGE.