McGovern Centennial Celebration

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Photo George McGovern Dakota Wesleyan University and the McGovern Center invite you to commemorate Sen. George McGovern’s 100th birthday, the 50th anniversary of his historic 1972 Presidential campaign, and his lifelong struggle to end hunger.

Featured Speaker:
McGovern biographer Thomas Knock, author of “The Rise of a Prairie Statesman: The Life and Times of George McGovern.”

Please specify the number of people attending each event.
Registration closes Wednesday, September 21.

Wednesday, September 21

This is a private reception for those who worked with or for Senator McGovern in any capacity (campaign staff, congressional staff, United Nations staff, etc.)
Meet at the McGovern Library, DWU campus

Thursday, September 22

Meet at the McGovern Library, DWU campus
Meet at the McGovern Library, DWU campus
(Repeat of the 9 a.m. tour)
School of Business, Innovation and Leadership: Pratt Alumni Board Room
Meet at the McGovern Library, DWU campus
(Repeat of the 9 a.m. tour)
DWU Cafeteria (pay at site)
School of Business, Innovation and Leadership: Pratt Alumni Board Room
Professor Thomas Knock
School of Business, Innovation and Leadership: Pratt Alumni Board Room
2:00 p.m.  George: Friend and Scholar
2:30 p.m.  George: The Family Man
3:00 p.m.  George: The Statesman
3:30 p.m.  George: The Humanitarian
Cake and Ice Cream in the McGovern Library
Memorabilia from the Campaign
Book Signing
Speakers: Congressman Jim McGovern and Catherine Bertini, former director of the World Food Programme.
Sherman Center, DWU campus
Registration required


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If you have any questions, please contact the McGovern Center at 605-995-2937 or mcgoverncenter@dwu.edu.

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