11/15/2010

Langsdale Hosts Styles of Governance TONIGHT

Langsdale Library and the College of Public Affairs are sponsoring Maryland Styles of Governance: the Past as Prologue a panel discussion featuring experts on the state's recent governors and their leadership styles tonight, Monday, Nov. 15 at 7 p.m. in the University of Baltimore's Langsdale Library Auditorium, 1420 Maryland Ave. The event is free and open to the public.

Panelists include John W. Frece, associate director of the Center for Smart Growth at the University of Maryland, College Park and co-author of My Unexpected Journey: The Autobiography of Governor Harry Roe Hughes; C. Fraser Smith, senior news analyst at public radio station WYPR and author of William Donald Schaefer: a Political Biography; and William J. Thompson, a history professor at Stevenson University and author of a forthcoming biography of former Baltimore mayor and Maryland governor Theodore R. McKeldin.

John T. Willis, executive in residence in the University of Baltimore's College of Public Affairs, will moderate the discussion. A display of political material from the Langsdale Library's Special Collections will open following the discussion.

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