Texas Politics Speaker Series: State Senator Kirk Watson
Wed, November 2, 2011 • 3:00 PM • GEB 3.312
The Texas Politics Speaker Series presents "A Conversation with State Senator Kirk Watson." Dr. James Henson, Director of UT's Texas Politics Project, will talk with Senator Kirk Watson (D-Austin) about his career in politics, his work on the Joint Committee on Oversight of Higher Education, and his most recent 10 goal proposal for a UT medical school in Austin. Senator Watson will also take questions from the audience.
The Texas Politics Speaker Series brings to the university campus people from across the political spectrum and from all levels of government to discuss compelling political and policy issues. Speakers and topics are selected to engage students and the public, while providing insight into how the political process works in Texas. The series is produced by the Texas Politics Project in conjunction with the Department of Government and the College of Liberal Arts, and is open to the public. All events are recorded, and attendance implies consent to be included in recordings.