Global Summit

The Jefferson Educational Society invites speakers from around the world to speak on a broad range of globally important issues each year as part of our Global Summit Speaker Series.
To learn more about the Global Summit scheduled in 2021 to be held on May 13 - 21, please click here to download the Global Summit XII lineup and Membership Brochure.
To register for Global Summit events, call us at 814.459.8000 or click on the events that interest you below to sign up online.
Check back here in mid-March for event locations and other details.

History and Role of First Ladies

May 18th,2021 | 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Professor/Instructor/Speaker:

Members of the Association will discuss the history of First Ladies.

Speakers are:

  • •Barbara Perry, Gerald L. Baliles Professor and Director of Presidential Studies at the University of Virginia's Miller Center and
  • •Stacy Cordery, New York Times best-selling author and professor at Iowa State University
  • Anita McBride, Executive-in-Residence at the Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies in the School of Public Affairs at American University.

In partnership with the White House Historical Association and American University.

*Other event details will soon follow