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Adm. James Stavridis, USN (Ret.)
Learning, Literature and Leadership
Date: 2/26/2014 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Cost: Free, RSVP required
Location: Tempe Center for the Arts Lakeside
700 W. Rio Salado Parkway
Tempe, Arizona 85281
Adm. James StavridisRetired 4-star Admiral and NATO Supreme Allied Commander will talk about his use of literature to help him navigate key global security challenges and leadership opportunities during his more than three decades as a senior military leader. Stavridis believes deeply in the building of intellectual capital to solve disputes and effectively lead large organizations. He will discuss specific books—both fiction and non-fiction—and their impact on his development as a leader. He also will draw on his more recent experiences as the Dean of the prestigious Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University, his post since retiring from the Navy in 2013. This is a free event; reservations are required.