The Honorable Valerie Jarrett, Senior Advisor to President Obama, will visit the MIT campus on Thursday, March 13th, 2014 to deliver the Karl Taylor Compton lecture “Built to Last: Opportunity, and the Economics of Empowerment.” The lecture, which will be hosted and moderated by President L. Rafael Reif, will be held at 3:30pm in Kresge Auditorium. Since their inception in 1957, the Compton lectures have brought to our campus leaders who are noted for their universality of thought and their influence on human values. Students, faculty, and staff from other institutions are welcome to attend. No tickets are required, but attendees are asked to be prepared to present a photo ID at the entrance (college/university ID preferred).
Valerie Jarrett, Obama Senior Advisor, gives lecture TODAY
March 13, 2014