Tickets for Hamilton College’s “Common Ground” discussion with political strategists David Axelrod and Karl Rove will be available to the public on Wednesday, Sept. 27. Tickets are free and can be ordered online.
Rove and Axelrod, who represent different points of view, will discuss current issues on Wednesday, Oct. 18, at 7 p.m. in the Margaret Scott Bundy Field House at Hamilton. USA Today Washington Bureau Chief Susan Page will moderate the program which seeks to model respectful dialogue across political boundaries.
Members of the Hamilton community can view the event online, but they must login using their My Hamilton username and password.
Doors will open at 6 p.m. and seating will be general admission. No backpacks or large purses will be allowed into the field house for this event and no video or audio recording or photography will be permitted.
For special assistance seating or parking, attendees should call 315-859-4529 after securing tickets. Large groups of up to 20 people may reserve seats together by calling 315-859-4529.
David Axelrod began his career in politics in 1984 and is best known for his work as senior advisor to President Barack Obama and senior strategist for Obama’s historic campaign for the presidency in 2008 and his re-election in 2012.
Karl Rove has more than four decades of political experience, including service as senior advisor to President George W. Bush from 2000 to 2007 and deputy chief of staff from 2004 to 2007.
For updated information on this event, call the Hamilton College information line at 315-859-4636 or visit www.hamilton.edu/commonground