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President's Council Fall Dinner 2010: Ron Chernow and Jon Meacham


Washington: A Life

The President's Council Fall Dinner took place on September 20, 2010 at the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building.  Guests enjoyed cocktails followed by a program featuring acclaimed author and biographer, Ron Chernow, and the former editor of Newsweek, Jon Meacham.  They had a fascinating discussion about Chernow's landmark biography of George Washington, Washington: A Life.  Chernow, winner of The National Book Award, is the best-selling author of Alexander Hamilton, The House of Morgan, and Titan: The Life of John D. Rockefeller, Sr.  The program was followed by an intimate and elegant dinner in Astor Hall.

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