The Louis Stokes Symposium is a public forum dedicated to leadership in public service and civic engagement as espoused by U.S. Congressman Louis Stokes. The symposium provides a platform for an individual, who exemplifies these qualities, to lead a thought-provoking discussion, among members of the Greater Cleveland community, the Case Western Reserve University campus and others, about the continuing importance and value of public leadership in the 21st century.
Recent speakers for the symposium include U.S. Rep. Maxine Waters from California, U.S. Rep. Melvin L. Watt from North Carolina and U.S. Rep. Charles B. Rangel from New York.
Congresswoman Fudge will deliver the address The Importance of Community Leadership in Public Service at the university's Louis Stokes Leadership Symposium, beginning at 12:30 p.m. on Monday, February 10, 2014 at Amasa Stone Chapel located at 10940 Euclid Avenue.
This event is free and open to the public.