Hosted by the UCF Office of Global Perspectives and International Initiatives

The Art of Leadership: Lessons from the American Presidency

What can 21st-century leaders learn from the greatest moments of our common past? By exploring themes ranging from Jefferson’s pragmatism and JFK’s capacity to recover from his own mistakes, to the management of conflicting egos as shown by Reagan and FDR, famed presidential historian Jon Meacham will discuss how history can inform the decisions all of us make every day.

When: Thursday, January 23, 2020, 3-4:30 p.m.

Where: Pegasus Ballroom, UCF Student Union

This presentation is a feature of the Lester N. Mandell Endowed Distinguished Lecture Series. This is a public forum. All are welcome to attend. For more information, contact Karen Solla at 407-823-0688 or