Nov. 16, 2021 |
The American Studies Institute featured Mike Huckabee, the 44th governor of Arkansas, as part of their distinguished lecture series on Tuesday, Nov. 16. Huckabee originally spoke on campus in 2001 in the wake of 9/11. During his 2021 lecture he shared the changes he had seen in the last two decades and what he had learned through his own path in politics.
Huckabee was the governor of Arkansas from 1996-2007 and a candidate for president in 2008 and 2016, finishing second in the Republican primary in 2008. He has also been named “Public Officials of the Year” by Governing Magazine, one of the “five best governors in America” by Time Magazine, one of Outdoor Life Magazine’s “25 Most Influential People” for conservation, and “Man of the Year” by American Sportfishing Association in 1997.
Currently, Mike Huckabee is the host of the weekend TV show “Huckabee” on TBN as well as a Fox News contributor, New York Times best-selling author of 14 books, and a frequent speaker for corporate, civic and non-profit groups all over the world.