Baker, Nunn and Gergen open Tate season Sept. 16

David Gergen, James A. Baker III, and Sam NunnForeign policy and national security will be up for discussion as James A. Baker III and Sam Nunn open SMU’s 2008-09 Tate Lecture Series season Sept. 16. Baker, former U.S. Secretary of State under George H.W. Bush, and Nunn, former U.S. senator and chair of the U.S. Senate Committee on Armed Forces, will participate in a talk moderated by news analyst, former White House adviser and longtime Tate Series favorite David Gergen.

The lecture is sold out. All SMU community members are invited to attend the Turner Construction/Wachovia Student Forum with the Tate speakers at 4:30 p.m. on lecture day in the Hughes-Trigg Student Center. Doors open at 4 p.m.

Learn more about this season’s Tate lecturers and the Tate Student Forum series for the community at