Public lecture on US presidential election 2008 at the IUS
Sarajevo 04. November 2008
On Tuesday, November 4th 2008, the distinguished diplomat and public affairs officer at the US Embassy in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Mr. Ronald Hawkins gave a public lecture at the International University of Sarajevo. Mr. Hawkins delivered speech on US presidential election 2008 to a combined audience of over 100 students, professors and guests. The introductory note was given by Dr. Muhidin Mulalić, Coordinator of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at the IUS.
Mr. Hawkins described the electoral system in the U.S. and explained the current political environment in regards to the U.S. electorate, procedures and nomination of presidential candidate, advantages and disadvantages. He particularly emphasized some specifics of the last presidential election.
The Dean of The lecture is the first in a new series called "Academic Lecture Series" presented by Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences aimed for researchers, academicians, dignitaries and students who are willing and enthusiastic to share their knowledge and experience with others. Token of appreciation for our guest and final remarks were given by the Dean of Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Dr. Ali Gunes.