Christine Romans will be giving a lecture at Iowa State University on November 6, 2007 at 6:30pm as part of their Technology, Globalization, and Culture Series and part of the Iowa State 150th Anniversary Alumni Lecture Series.
The ISU Lectures Program is a collaborative effort between the Government of the Student Body and the Office of the Provost. The program works to bring to campus a broad spectrum of stimulating lectures, political debates, and academic forums; cultural events, including musical performances and art and dance programs; and entertainment, such as film and comedy. All lectures are free and open to the public. (from ISU's website)
More information can be found on the ISU website: http://www.lectures.iastate.edu/lecture/4365
Romans is not the first CNN anchor to participate in the university's lecture program.. In October 2005, Soledad O'Brien presented Women and Leadership: Mentoring the Next Generation.
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