The Eisenhower Institute Presents Chris Matthews: The 14th Annual Blavatt Lecture

The students of Gettysburg College are highly anticipating the arrival of television host and author, Chris Matthews, on November 14th.  Matthews is the host of NBC’s The Chris Matthews Show and MSNBC’s Hardball.

“I’m really excited for Chris Matthews to visit; this is probably the highlight of my semester.” –Tessa Sheridan, Junior

Chris Matthews began his television career in 1994, as the host of NBC’s America’s Talking network.  A few years later, he launched his current show, Hardball, and in 2002, NBC launched The Chris Matthews Show.  In addition to Matthews’s very successful television programs, he has also written five best-selling books.  Jack Kennedy: Elusive Hero was just released on November 1st.

The presentation will begin at 8pm on Monday, November 14th in the Ballroom of the College Union Building.  Jack Kennedy: Elusive Hero, his latest book, will be given away for free to students who present their student ID’s.  Tickets are not required for entry.