Two November events offer election analysis, discussion


    LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Two University of Louisville panel discussions in November will scrutinize the presidential election’s political campaigns and results.

    The College of Arts and Sciences’ international, diversity and outreach programs are offering the Nov. 11 and Nov. 15 discussions, which are open to the public. Here are event details:

    Nov. 11 – “Post-election Analysis: The Election’s Over,” free UofL-Yearlings Club event featuring State Sen. Gerald Neal, Louisville; Raoul Cunningham, Louisville NAACP chapter president; and Ricky Jones, UofL Pan-African studies professor. Dewey Clayton, political science professor, will moderate political discussion of what candidates and campaigns did well or wrong, 4 p.m.-6 p.m., Yearlings Club, 4309 W. Broadway. Light refreshments will be served. For more information, contact Clest Lanier at 502-852-3042 or

    Nov. 15 – “Let’s Talk: Race and the Election,” UofL NETWORK luncheon featuring John Johnson, Kentucky Commission on Human Rights executive director; Raoul Cunningham, Louisville NAACP chapter president; and Sherri Wallace, UofL political science professor, discussing the role racial attitudes played in the election, 11:45 a.m., Cressman Center for Visual Arts, 100 E. Main St. Registration deadline for the $10 lunch event is Nov. 12, with a limited number of complimentary parking passes; reserve a spot at For more information about NETWORK (New Energy To Work Out Racial Kinks), contact Marian Vasser at 502-852-2252 or

    Judy Hughes
    Judy Hughes is a senior communications and marketing coordinator for UofL’s Office of Communications and Marketing and associate editor of UofL Magazine. She previously worked in news as a writer and editor for a daily newspaper and The Associated Press.