Filter by

University of Minnesota

Sorted by Most Recent Airing

Showing 1 - 20 of 30 Show 30
  • [alt text]

    Tribute to Walter Mondale

    The University of Minnesota Humphrey School of Public Affairs hosted a tribute to former Vice President and U.S. Senator Walter Mondale. The program included a conversation with former…

    250 views
  • [alt text]

    Walter Mondale and Education

    Former Vice President Walter Mondale participated in a discussion about his impact on the U.S. education system.  “Opportunity and Social Justice -- Quality Education for…

    43 views
  • [alt text]

    Evolution of the Vice Presidency

    Vice President Joe Biden spoke about the legacy of former Vice President Walter Mondale. Vice President Biden shared details about his relationship with President Obama, compared it to…

    1,005 views
  • [alt text]

    Walter Mondale Legacy, Introduction

    Opening remarks wee made for the forum, “Walter Mondale: Living Legacy,” held in George Washington University’s Jack Morton Auditorium.

    38 views
  • [alt text]

    Asian Immigration and Angel Island

    University of Minnesota professor Erika Lee talks about Asian immigration to the West coast from 1830 to 1930, including the role of San Francisco Bay’s Angel Island in the 20th…

    398 views
  • [alt text]

    Book Discussion on Dead Men Ruling

    Eugene Steuerle talked about his book, Dead Men Ruling: How to Restore Fiscal Freedom and Rescue Our Future, in which he argues that recent federal budget decisions have hampered the…

    278 views
  • [alt text]

    Bipartisanship and Budget Agreement

    Participants talked about the Budget Conference Committee two-year agreement and its implications for congressional bipartisanship. The agreement at the time of this event had passed…

    120 views
  • [alt text]

    Book Discussion on This Is Not Florida

    Jay Weiner recalls the 2008 election for Minnesota’s U.S. Senate seat between Democrat Al Franken and Republican incumbent Norm Coleman and the subsequent eight-month ballot…

    283 views
  • [alt text]

    Book Discussion on The Stem Cell Dilemma

    Leo Furcht and William Hoffman read from and spoke about their book The Stem Cell Dilemma: Beacons of Hope or Harbingers of Doom? (Arcade Publishing, April 9, 2008). They talked about their…

    225 views
  • [alt text]

    National Transportation Infrastructure

    Representative Oberstar spoke about national investment in the transportation infrastructure, safety issues, and the collapse of a major bridge in Minneapolis earlier in the year.

    89 views
  • [alt text]

    National Transportation Infrastructure

    Senator Klobuchar spoke about national investment in the transportation infrastructure, safety issues, and the collapse of a major bridge in Minneapolis earlier in the year.

    57 views
  • [alt text]

    Book Discussion on A Shameful Act

    Taner Akcam talked about his book, A Shameful Act: The Armenian Genocide and the Question of Turkish Responsibility, published by Metropolitan Books. Professor Akcam talked about the…

    132 views
  • [alt text]

    Public Leadership

    Former Senator Tom Daschle presented the third annual Martin Olav Sabo Lecture at the Humphrey Institute. He spoke on “Public Leadership in a Changing World,” reflecting on…

    48 views
  • [alt text]

    Marbury v Madison History

    At a forum titled “Marbury at 200: Bicentennial Celebration of Marbury v. Madison” participants talked about the impact of the decision on American politics and jurisprudence.

    449 views
  • [alt text]

    89th Congress, Lyndon Johnson and the Warren Court

    Participants talked about the impact of domestic and foreign policy during the 89th Congress and under the Johnson administration. Among the topics they addressed were civil rights…

    285 views
  • [alt text]

    The Career of Hubert H. Humphrey

    Former Vice President Mondale led a discussion of the life and career of the late Vice President Hubert Humphrey. Both Humphrey and Mondale were senators from Minnesota, were vice…

    406 views
  • [alt text]

    Balancing Personal Liberty and National Security

    Participants talked about past and present intelligence gathering, security background checks and maintaining personal information. They also talked about national security…

    127 views
  • [alt text]

    U.S. v. Nixon: Independent Counsel

    Professors discussed the relationship between the independent counsel and the presidency. They talked about this relationship in the context of the Supreme Court case U.S. v. Nixon.…

    106 views
  • [alt text]

    Nixon and Judicial Supremacy

    Panelists discussed the relationship between the executive and judicial branches. They talked about this relationship in the context of the Supreme Court case U.S. vs. Nixon. They…

    90 views
  • [alt text]

    U.S. v. Nixon Symposium

    The panelists discussed the use of executive privilege since the Nixon era and how this privilege was not used regularly until President Clinton. They discussed examples of executive…

    146 views
  • Load 20 More