October 5, 2017

Drawing from state and national politics, this panel will explore who identifies as and what it means to be a Republican today.

Drawing from state and national politics, this panel will explore who identifies as and what it means to be a Republican today. Particular attention will be paid to the definitions of conservatism and the challenges Republicans face in Pennsylvania as a swing state, adding context to political debates on Dickinson’s campus.

Panelists include:

Reneé Amoore, Republican Party of Pennsylvania
Robert Borden ’91, House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
Jim Gerlach ’77, Business-Industry Political Action Committee (BIPAC)
Brandon Ferrance, Pennsylvania Federation of College Republicans
David O’Connell (moderator), Dickinson College.

This program is sponsored by the Clarke Forum for Contemporary Issues and co-sponsored by the Division of Student Life, the departments of American studies and psychology and the Program in Policy Studies. This program was also initiated by the Clarke Forum Student Project Managers. For more information, visit the website or call 717-245-1875.

Watch the livestream.

Further information

  • Location: Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium
  • Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm Calendar Icon
  • Cost: Free