An Evening With Trevor Potter
Money in Politics: Democracy and Governance In Today's America

An Evening With TREVOR POTTER:
President, Campaign Legal Center Former Chairman, Federal Election Commission General Counsel, John McCain Campaigns Deputy General Counsel, George H. W. Bush Campaign Super/Pac Advisor to Steven Colbert

Sponsored by:
League of Women Voters - Lake Forest/Lake Bluff Area
Adlai Stevenson Center on Democracy
Office of Community Education at Lake Forest College

Date: Thursday, May 11, 2017
Time: 7:30 pm
Venue: Lily Holt Reid Chapel
Lake Forest College
Address: 555 N. Sheridan Road, Lake Forest, Illinois
Cost: Admission is complimentary and open to the public

Hong Lei, Consul General of China at Chicago: "The Sino – U.S. Relationship in the New Era"

Consul General Hong Lei has had a distinguished career in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in China, beginning in the Department of Information from 1991 – 1994. He went on to serve as Attaché in the Chinese Embassy in the Netherlands. From there he served in several posts in the Department of Information, MFA (Ministry of Foreign Affairs): Third Secretary, Second Secretary in San Francisco, and First Secretary, Division Director, Counselor, 1997 – 2010. Before his appointment as Consul General at Chicago in 2016, Hong Lei was Foreign Ministry Spokesperson, Deputy Director General, Department of Information, MFA, 2010 – 2016.

Hong Lei graduated from Beijing Language University in 1991. He is married with one son.

Date: Sunday, May 21, 2017
Time: 2:00 pm
Venue: The Stevenson Center on Democracy
Address: 25200 N St. Mary's Rd
Mettawa (Libertyville), IL
Cost: $15.00 (students free by registering by email)


Unless otherwise noted, these events will be held at:
The Stevenson Center on Democracy
25200 N St. Mary's Rd, Mettawa (Libertyville), IL   60048

The Adlai Stevenson Center on Democracy is an independent, non-partisan, not-for-profit organization. The ASCD operates the Adlai E. Stevenson Historic Home as a licensee of the Lake County Forest Preserve District. The license does not imply the District's endorsement of specific ASCD positions or presenters.