Category: Press Releases and Announcements

Title: Senator Mitt Romney To Join Georgetown Institute of Politics And Public Service For “American Leadership During Times of Crisis”

Date Published: April 24, 2020

Senator Mitt Romney To Join Georgetown Institute of Politics And Public Service For “American Leadership During Times of Crisis”
Media Contact:
Kelly Ogburn
240.423.5426
kelly.ogburn@georgetown.edu
WHAT: As policymakers grapple with the challenges presented by a global health crisis, the Institute of Politics and Public Service at Georgetown’s McCourt School of Public Policy (GU Politics) will be joined by U.S. Senator Mitt Romney (R-UT) on Tuesday, April 28, for a conversation on American Leadership During Times of Crisis.
Drawing upon lessons from his long career as a business leader, Massachusetts Governor, presidential candidate, member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, and CEO of the 2002 Winter Olympics in the wake of the 9/11 attacks, Senator Romney will share his thoughts on what policymakers should do to navigate the current COVID-19 pandemic, as well as his unique perspective on how to effectively restore trust and build community during times of crisis.
Moderated by GU Politics Executive Director Mo Elleithee, and featuring live Q&A with students from across the country, this GU Politics Virtual Forum conversation with Senator Romney will take place on Tuesday, April 28 at 5:00 PM (EDT). We invite you to join us through our live stream on Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube.
WHEN:
Tuesday, April 28 @ 5:00 PM (EDT)
WHERE: Online, via GU Politics social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube)
WHO:
Senator Mitt Romney (R-UT)
GU Politics Executive Director Mo Elleithee
Students from Georgetown University (for live student Q&A)
Students from other universities
MEMBERS OF THE MEDIA:
No RSVP is required. Press should email Kelly Ogburn (Kelly.Ogburn@georgetown.edu) with any questions or special requests. Please note that there will be no question and answer for press during this event.
ABOUT THE MCCOURT SCHOOL OF PUBLIC POLICY:
The Georgetown University McCourt School of Public Policy is a top-ranked public policy school located in the center of the policy world in Washington, D.C. Our mission is to teach our students to design, analyze, and implement smart policies and put them into practice in the public, private, and nonprofit sectors, in the U.S. and around the world.
ABOUT THE INSTITUTE OF POLITICS AND PUBLIC SERVICE:
The Institute of Politics and Public Service (GU Politics) connects and empowers students and the community in an effort to improve and reimagine politics and public service and reaffirm its promise. Founded as part of Georgetown’s McCourt School of Public Policy in the fall of 2015, GU Politics programming is open to the entire University community.