Cohen Institute Forum to Focus on Debate over International Free Trade

The University of Maine’s Cohen Institute for Leadership and Public Service will host a town hall forum Tuesday, April 14 with international trade expert Peter Madigan ’81.

The forum, “The Political and Economic Debate over International Free Trade,” begins at 2 p.m. in Hill Auditorium, Barrows Hall. It is free and open to the public.

Madigan has decades of experience in international trade as a high-level official in the U.S. departments of State, Treasury, Health and Human Services and the Office of Management and Budget. He currently is a partner in the Washington D.C. firm Peck Madigan Jones, and is a member of the UMaine Board of Visitors.

For more information or to request a disability accommodation, contact Richard Powell at 581.1795,