Thursday, April 18, 2019
Join Interational House and the IOP as we welcome former White House Senior Advisor Valerie B. Jarrett for a live recording of “The Axe Files” podcast, hosted by Institute Director David Axelrod. She will discuss her path to public service, her perspective on news of the day, and her new book, Finding My Voice: My Journey to the West Wing and the Path Forward.
Ms. Jarrett was the longest-serving Senior Advisor to President Barack Obama, overseeing the Offices of Public Engagement and Intergovernmental Affairs and chairing the White House Council on Women and Girls. She serves as chairman of the University of Chicago Medical Center is a Distinguished Senior Fellow at the University of Chicago Law School. Jarrett serves on the Board of directors of Lyft, 2U, Ariel Investments, the Economic Club of Chicago and the Kennedy Center of Performing Arts. She is also a senior advisor to the Obama Foundation and ATTN.
Book sales and signing to follow.
This event is free and open to the public. Please register for tickets here.