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Dinner and Discussion with Alumnus Kirby Wilbur of KVI Talk Radio

March 14, 2018

Ruth's Chris Steak House

565 Bellevue Square, Bellevue, WA 98004


What can we do to assist the next generation of leaders? Find out over dinner with TFAS alumnus and Seattle-based talk radio host Kirby Wilbur (ICPES 73) on Wednesday, March 14. TFAS supporters and alumni are invited to join TFAS at Ruth’s Chris Steak House for a discussion with Mr. Wilbur on helping tomorrow’s leaders as well as an exciting update on activities at The Fund for American Studies (TFAS) by local alumni and Vice President Ed Turner.

Kirby WIlbur
Kirby Wilbur (ICPES 73) hosts a talk radio program on KVI AM 570 in Seattle.


Wednesday, March 14
6 p.m. Reception  •  7 p.m. Dinner

Ruth’s Chris Steak House
565 Bellevue Square
Bellevue, WA  98004


As a college student, Kirby Wilbur attended the Engalitcheff Institute on Comparative Political and Economic Systems (ICPES) with TFAS in 1973. In addition to his radio show on Seattle’s KVI AM 570, Wilbur previously worked as state director of Americans for Prosperity and executive director of the National Journalism Center.


If you are interested in attending this event, please contact Vice President Ed Turner by Friday, March 9 at 202-986-0384 or eturner@TFAS.org.

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Gold Sponsor

Barb and Jim Kenney

Silver Sponsor

The Honorable Slade Gorton

Friend Sponsors

Steve Buri, Discovery Institute  •  John F. Dogero (CSS 06, IIPES 06)   •  Alan M. Gottlieb (ICPES 70)

Jeffrey M. Hawkinson (IBGA 95)

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