Making Associations Work
Meeting with Independent Community Bankers Association
December 4, 2014
It was a great opportunity for my students from George Washington University's Graduate School of Political Management to better understand the role of associations in making democracy work by receiving a briefing from the staff of the Independent Community Bankers Association.
Making Congress Work
Hands On Tour of the U.S. Capitol
December 3, 2014
It was wonderful to give students from George Washington University's Graduate School of Political Management a hands on tour of the U.S. Capitol to give them a sense of what is really required to make democracy work.
Making Democracy Work
Speech - St. Mary's College
November 24, 2014
I enjoyed discussing Making Democracy Work and The Graduate School of Political Management with students from St. Mary's College in California and meeting with Dr. Hisham H. Ahmed. Dr. Ahmed previously was the spokesperson for the Palestinian Authority and President Abbas.
Making Democracy Work / America as Catalyst
Speech - LUISS
November 18, 2014
I enjoyed a vibrant exchange of ideas with students from LUISS - The Libera Università Internazionale degli Studi Sociali - discussing Making Democracy Work and America as Catalyst.
LUISS University Article - How to make democracy work: Mark Kennedy's vision - see article
Strengthening U.S - Turkey Relationship
GWU Alumni Reception
Photo: Engaging with GWU President Steven Knapp and Koc Holdings CEO Mustafa Koc
November 13, 2014
It was wonderful to engage with 150 alumni of George Washington University in Istanbul. Strengthening ties of alumni across continents strengthens ties between our two countries.