Event Details


Due to unforeseen circumstances, we have had to cancel this event. Thank you for your interest and apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused. We hope to be back in Orange County soon. Thank you. 





Democracy in America: The Race to Super Tuesday – Political parties. Citizen participation in politics and civic life. Free and fair elections. The rule of law, the constitution, and individual rights. These concepts are important aspects of a democratic American society. What are the challenges to democracies? How will these ideals endure in the next decade and beyond? What is the impact of technology and media on society? Come hear from alumni and Cornell faculty experts. 

 Alexandra E. Cirone, Assistant Professor, Department of Government, Himan Brown Faculty Fellow, College of Arts & Sciences at Cornell University
Mark Jackson ’81, JD’85, Director of the First Amendment Clinic and Adjunct Professor of Law, Cornell Law School
Darry Sragow ’66, Senior Counsel at Dentons US LLP; Adjunct Assistant Professor of Political Science at University of Southern California and Publisher of the California Target Book

$25 – general admission
$15 – young alumni (2010-2019)

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