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Scarlet Speakers: The Mess in Washington


"The Mess in Washington" with Jack Jacobs, RC'66, GSNB'72

Please join Peter March, Executive Dean, Rutgers School of Arts and Sciences.

Jack JacobsA Rutgers University graduate, Colonel Jacobs entered the U.S. Army in 1966 as a Second Lieutenant through ROTC. In Vietnam twice, he earned three Bronze Stars, two Silver Stars, and the Medal of Honor, the nation’s highest combat decoration. In addition to a distinguished career in investment banking, Jacobs holds the Melcher Chair of Humanities and Public Affairs at the US Military Academy. As an on-air analyst for NBC News, he received the 2011 Murrow Award for the Nightly News segment “Iraq: The Long Way Out.” He is the author of the Colby Award-winning memoir, If Not Now, When? (Penguin 2008) and Basic (St. Martin’s Press 2012).



Tuesday, October 10, 2017
5:30 - 7:00pm

The National Arts Club
15 Gramercy Park S., New York, NY 10003
(E. 20th St. between Park Ave. S. & Irving Place)

RSVP by October 3:
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