University of Miami

Conservatism, from Taft to Trump and back again

After attending a presentation by Professor Nicole Hemmer at the New School in New York City, Mara Jayne Miller, one of the founders and board member of the Lake Placid Institute for the Arts and Humanities, and the Adirondack Roundtable public affairs program, made a decision.

She consulted the Board of Directors of her organization, and, without delay invited Hemmer to be a guest speaker at the 2017 Adirondack Roundtable forum. It is a program that brings major figures from the fields of business, finance, government, politics, arts and the media to Lake Placid to make presentation.

Among past pesenters are John C. Bogle, founder and CEO of Vanguard Funds, the world...