David Gergen Sits Down With The Daily Mustang

September 14, 2010 by · 1 Comment 

SMU Daily Mustang Managing Editor Aida Ahmed got a chance to speak with David Gergen, a senior political analyst for CNN and the moderator for the first Tate Lecture of the year. Gergen spoke with Ahmed about President Obama’s approval rating, the ground zero mosque and the upcoming midterm elections. Check out the video below to hear the full interview.

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Richard Haass, Robert Rubin and David Gergen To Open Tate Lecture Series

September 14, 2010 by · Comments Off 

By Aida Ahmed
aahmed@smu.edu

The Tate Lecture series kicks off its 29th season with three nationally respected political, economical and foreign relations experts.

Richard Haass, president of the Council on Foreign Relations, Robert Rubin, former U.S. Secretary of the Treasury and David Gergen, a CNN Senior Political Analyst will discuss “The Evolving International Landscape.” The lecture is on Tuesday, Sept. 14 in the McFarlin Auditorium at 8 p.m. Gergen will moderate the evening discussion.

The three will also answer questions at the Linda and Mitch Hart Lecture and the Turner Construction/Wells Fargo Tate Student Forum at 4:30 p.m. in the Hughes-Trigg Ballroom. The forum is free and open to all.

For questions about the Tate Series lecture or student forum, please visit their site.