MARY PICKFORD AUDITORIUM
Because of her notable and consistent service to the United States, Kirkpatrick was awarded the Medal of Freedom, the nation's highest civilian honor. She also received the French Prize Politique for political courage, two U.S. Distinguished Public Service Medals, and presidential medals from the Czech Republic, Hungary, and Israel.
Kirkpatrick is the Leavey Professor of Government at Georgetown University and is a regular contributor to various newspapers, magazines, and journals. Additionally, she is a senior fellow and Director of Foreign and Defense Polity Studies at the American Enterprise Institute and serves as codirector of Empower America. Kirkpatrick is the author of several books, monographs, and articles dealing with American political issues and foreign policy. Her latest book, Good Intentions: Lost on the Road to the New World Order (2001), is forthcoming.
Kirkpatrick's visit to Claremont is sponsored by the Res Publica Society, an organization of friends and supporters of Claremont McKenna College. Kirkpatrick will address students, faculty, staff and members of the community in Mary Pickford Auditorium at 4 o'clock in the afternoon. The lecture is open and without charge. Seating is limited and on a first-come basis.