Tuesday, October 4, 2016
7:00 p.m.


University Center, Room 313

What is the Role of a VP?

Before you watch the Vice Presidential debate, learn more at this discussion with Hugh Wilson, Ph.D.

Dr. Hugh A. Wilson is a Professor Emeritus in the department of Political Science at Adelphi University, where he has taught for 35 years. Dr. Wilson was born in Kingston, Jamaica, West Indies. He emigrated to the Unites States to attend Howard University, a historically black university. In the 1960’s he was a community organizer involved in civil rights and anti-poverty activities. 

At Adelphi he was the founder and Director of the Institute for Suburban Studies which existed from 1974-1987. He has also served on national, state and local commissions.