7th Annual 

Congress and History Conference

May 2008

At George Washington University 

We look forward to you joining us at the Congress and History conference, May 29-31, 2008, hosted by the Political Science Department and the Institute of Public Policy at George Washington University.


Click here for the conference schedule.  

Click here for links to conference papers.


Thursday, May 29th, 4pm


Tour of the Congressional Cemetery 

with U.S. Senate Associate Historian Donald Ritchie

Meet in front of Monroe Hall, 2115 G. St., NW, at 3:15 pm

(rain or shine) 


For background reading, "Leaving Office Feet First: Death in Congress"

And for background on the cemetery, click here.


Friday, May 30th

Meet at 8:30 am in the

City View room in the Elliott School of International Affairs

1957 E. St. NW, 7th floor


(E St. between 19th and 20th Sts.)


Saturday, May 31st

Meet at 8:45 am in 

460 Monroe Hall in the Dept. of Political Science

2115 G. St. NW, 4th floor


(Corner of 21st and G. Sts. NW)




Any questions? Please contact any of us at GW:


 Sarah Binder binder@gwu.edu

Chris Deering rocket@gwu.edu

Eric Lawrence edl@gwu.edu

Forrest Maltzman forrest@gwu.edu

Garry Young youngg@gwu.edu




Department of Political Science, GWU