NORMAN - As part of the eighth annual Bellmon Lecture in Public Policy, Philip Rutledge, professor emeritus of public and environmental affairs and political science at Indiana University, will give a free, public presentation Tuesday titled "Social Equity and Governance -- Some Reflections of a 'Pracademic.'"
The lecture will begin at 3 p.m. and will be held in the Thurman J. White Forum Building, College of Continuing Education, 1704 Asp Ave. A reception will follow. The Bellmon Lecture in Public Policy honors one of Oklahoma's most distinguished public figures, Henry Bellmon. He was elected the state's first Republican governor in 1962. He served in the U.S. Senate from 1968 until 1980 and was elected to a second term as the governor of Oklahoma from 1986 to 1990. For more information about the lecture, call 325-6620.