Schedule - Friday, February 7, 2014

8:30 a.m.

Doors Open

9:00 a.m. – 9:10 a.m.

Welcome and Introduction of Speakers
Dean Eric Patterson
Executive Vice President Paul Bonicelli

9:10 a.m. – 9:55 a.m.

First Session Panel Discussion – Main Theatre

Amity Shlaes – "The President Who Said 'No': Calvin Coolidge."

Darren Guerra – "Preserving Our Constitution: Reagan's Defense of Ordered Liberty."

Ryan T. Anderson – "A New Time for Choosing."

9:55 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.

First Session Panel Q & A with audience – Main Theatre

10:15 a.m. – 10:25 a.m.

Presentation of Reagan Essay Contest Winners – Gold Sponsor

10:25 a.m. – 10:55 a.m.

BREAK

10:55 a.m. – 11:25 a.m

Announcements & Introduction of Ronald Reagan Film – Dr. Jeffry Morrison

Film Presentation: A Time for Choosing.

11:25 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Introduction of Speakers – Dr. Jeffry Morrison

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Second Session Panel Discussion – Main Theatre

Claire Berlinski – "When Maggie Chose Ronnie—and When She Didn't."

Stephen Knott – "Reagan, the 'Reds,' and Nuclear Weapons."

Stewart McLaurin – "'A Time for Choosing' Then and Now: Ronald Reagan's Message and Young Americans."

Joseph Loconte – "American Exceptionalism and the Reagan Doctrine: Recovering the Bedrock Belief that Won the Cold War."

12:30 p.m. – 12:50 p.m.

Second Session Panel Q & A with audience – Main Theatre

12:50 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Closing Comments – Dean Eric Patterson