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Fall Festival

The Hofstra Cultural Center
proudly presents its 11th Presidential Conference

WILLIAM JEFFERSON CLINTON
The "New Democrat" From Hope

Thursday, Friday and Saturday • November 10, 11, and 12, 2005

Photos from November 10th

  • President Rabinowitz presides over the opening keynotes on Thursday.
    President Rabinowitz presides over the Opening Keynotes on Thursday.
  • The Middle East Peace Process panel
    The Middle East Peace Process panel
  • The Middle East Peace Process panel
    The Middle East Peace Process panel
  • Peter Kalikow endowed the Presidential Studies chair at Hofstra University
    Peter Kalikow endowed the Presidential Studies chair at Hofstra University
  • Douglas Brinkley, Director, Theodore Roosevelt Center for American Civilization; Professor of History at Tulane University; Joseph G. Astman Distinguished Conference Scholar
    Douglas Brinkley, director, Theodore Roosevelt Center for American Civilization; professor of history at Tulane University; Joseph G. Astman Distinguished Conference Scholar
  • Madeleine Albright, former Secretary of State
    Madeleine Albright, former secretary of state
  • Bill Clinton greets the crowd at his address
    Bill Clinton greets the crowd at his address
  • Bill Clinton's address
    Bill Clinton's address
  • Madeleine Albright watches Bill Clinton deliver his address
    Madeleine Albright watches Bill Clinton deliver his address
  • Madeleine Albright and Bill Clinton
    Madeleine Albright and Bill Clinton
  • Former U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine Albright watches as former U.S. President Bill Clinton accepts an honorary degree from Hofstra University President Stuart Rabinowitz, following Clinton's address
    Former U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine Albright watches as former U.S. president Bill Clinton accepts an honorary degree from Hofstra University President Stuart Rabinowitz, following Clinton's address
  • The dais at the Presidential Conference Luncheon
    The dais at the Presidential Conference Luncheon
  • Robert Rubin speaks at the Presidential Conference Luncheon
    Robert Rubin speaks at the Presidential Conference Luncheon
  • Salih Booker, George Moose, Nancy Soderberg, Gayle Smith and Sandra Thurman at the Clinton's Foreign Policy in Africa panel
    Salih Booker, George Moose, Nancy Soderberg, Gayle Smith and Sandra Thurman at the Clinton's Foreign Policy in Africa panel
  • Jerry Pubantz and Richard Holbrooke at The United States and the United Nations panel
    Jerry Pubantz and Richard Holbrooke at The United States and the United Nations panel
  • Nancy Soderberg, Timothy Lynch, John Dumbrell, Catherine Shannon at the panel on Northern Ireland
    Nancy Soderberg, Timothy Lynch, John Dumbrell, Catherine Shannon at the Northern Ireland panel
  • Paul Begala at the Presidential Elections panel
    Paul Begala at the Presidential Elections panel
  • Takashi Kanatsu, Thomas F. Mack McLarty III, Arturo A. Valenzuela and Patrick Haney at the Latin America and the Caribbean panel
    Takashi Kanatsu, Thomas F. "Mack" McLarty III, Arturo A. Valenzuela and Patrick Haney at the Latin America and the Caribbean panel
  • Robert Malley at the The Middle East Peace Process panel
    Robert Malley at the The Middle East Peace Process panel
  • Gary Hart at the The New Democrat Plenary Session
    Gary Hart at the The "New Democrat" Plenary Session
  • David Gergen at the The New Democrat Plenary Session
    David Gergen at the The "New Democrat" Plenary Session
  • John Podesta at the Staffing and Administration panel
    John Podesta at the Staffing and Administration panel
  • Gene Sperling and Herman Berliner at the International Economic Policy panel
    Gene Sperling and Herman A. Berliner at the International Economic Policy panel
  • Slade Gorton, Rand Beers and Gary Hart at the Confronting Terrorism panel
    Slade Gorton, Rand Beers and Gary Hart at the Confronting Terrorism panel
Photos by Brian Ballweg and Mark Getman

From November 10th to the 12th, Hofstra University played host to its 11th Presidential Conference, William Jefferson Clinton: The "New Democrat" From Hope. Thousands of attendees listened and watched as scholars, dignitaries and members of the Clinton administration, including President Clinton himself, analyzed the two terms of his presidency.

If you didn't make it to the three days of the conference, visit our Conference Update to see what you missed.

Visit our photo gallery to see all the action on Hofstra's campus during the conference.

Video Archive

Click here for the archived webcast videos
Conference Director:
Eric J. Schmertz
Edward F. Carlough Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Law
Hofstra University Law School

Conference Coordinator:
Natalie Datlof
Executive Director
Hofstra Cultural Center

For more information please contact:

Hofstra Cultural Center
200 Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549
Fax: (516) 463-4793
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