Attend lecture on leadership with President Eisenhower’s granddaughter, Susan Eisenhower
The Pell Center for International Relations and Public Policy will host best-selling author Susan Eisenhower, granddaughter of President Dwight D. Eisenhower, as part of the Pell Center’s spring 2023 lecture series. The lecture, entitled “How Ike Led: The Principles Behind Eisenhower’s Biggest Decisions,” will be held on Wednesday, March 22, at 7 p.m. in the Bazarsky Lecture Hall in O’Hare Academic Building.
The Salve Regina community, as well as the general public, are invited to attend. To register, go here.
For a generation of Americans, the name Eisenhower meant victory, competency, security and solvency. From his rise to fame as the top allied commander in Europe during World War II to his presidency in 1953, Dwight David Eisenhower offered a masterclass in leadership.
Susan Eisenhower is the author of “How Ike Led: The Principles Behind Eisenhower’s Biggest Decisions.” Her book demonstrates not just what a great American did, but why―and the crucial lessons in leadership that remain exceedingly important. During her lecture at the Pell Center, Susan Eisenhower will reflect on her grandfather’s lessons and explore the values that they hold today.
Susan Eisenhower is an outspoken advocate for setting national priorities and advancing a civil, fact-based discourse on America’s challenges. She puts national and international public policy from the past, present and future into context for a country in need of solutions and a clear direction.
In addition, Susan Eisenhower has authored hundreds of op-eds for newspapers such as The L.A. Times and The Washington Post, appeared frequently on national broadcasts and her articles have appeared in numerous scientific journals. Susan Eisenhower is a distinguished DC policy strategist and President and Chairman of The Eisenhower Group, a consulting company based in the District of Columbia.
She has worked on the NASA Advisory Council, the International Space Station Management and Cost Evaluation Task Force and is currently a member of MIT’s Energy Initiative Advisory Board. Eisenhower is also Chairman Emeritus at the Eisenhower Institute of Gettysburg College and holds a year-long seminar on strategy for competitively selected students.
The lecture will be held on Wednesday, March 22, at 7 p.m. To register, go here.