MICHIGAN CITY | The 60th season of the Purdue University North Central Sinai Forum will open with Robert Gibbs discussing, "Inside the Oval: From the White House to the World."
He will speak at 7 p.m. Sept. 15 at Michigan City High School, 8466 W Pahs Road.
Gibbs has been an adviser and strategist to President Barack Obama, having been with him since his 2004 U.S. Senate campaign. As a former White House press secretary and longtime senior adviser to the Obama administration, Gibbs has had an integral role in the administration's politics, strategy and messaging.
Gibbs also served as press secretary to John Kerry's 2004 presidential campaign and has specialized in Senate campaigns.
Season subscription tickets are $75 for regular tickets and $150 for patron tickets. Any student with a valid ID will be admitted free.
Those purchasing patron tickets will have an opportunity to meet some of the speakers at a private reception and be seated in the reserved seating section.
Tickets can be purchased in person with cash or check at the Lubeznik Center for the Arts, 101 W. Second St., Michigan City; Kabelin Hardware, 512 Andrew Ave., LaPorte; the PNC Advancement Office on the PNC Westville Campus and at PNC — Porter County Undergraduate Center, 600 Vale Park Road, Valparaiso. Tickets can be purchased via credit card at www.sinaiforum.org.
Additional information about the Purdue University North Central Sinai Forum is available at www.sinaiforum.org.