Washington Center

Center Forums

Center forums provide an opportunity for students to meet informally with politicians, policy makers, professionals, advocates journalists and prominent scholars. Recent speakers of note have included Supreme Court Justices Antonin Scalia, Stephen Breyer and Ruth Bader Ginsberg, Consumer Advocate Ralph Nader, Washington Post Columnist Ezra Klein, and Congresswoman Barbara Lee.

Forums are held most Monday nights during the term, either in the auditorium or the large meeting rooms on the first floor. Dinner is served starting at 6:15pm and the hour-long event starts at 6:30pm.

See calendar for upcoming speakers. Click here for a schedule and archive of UCDC Center Forum speakers. 

If you have questions, suggestions, or contact with a potential speaker, please get in touch with Marc Sandalow.