Conversations with Alumni
Caleb Bell, Class of 2004
Caleb Bell is a partner in Bricker & Eckler's Public Finance Practice Group with a statewide practice that emphasizes public finance and economic development matters. He has served as bond counsel in a wide variety of transactions. His clients include Ohio municipalities, counties, townships, school districts, and public universities, as well as private developers and property owners. Caleb is well known for his representation of special purpose financing entities such as port authorities, new community authorities, and special improvement districts.
Caleb graduated magna cum laude from Otterbein University with a Bachelor of Science in economics and political science in 2004. He graduated cum laude from Georgetown University Law Center in 2007 and received the Best Negotiator award at Georgetown Law School in 2005.
For more information contact Dr. La Trice Washington
Department Speaker Series: Richard D. Wolff, Oct. 16
The Department of History and Political Science presents, in the departments' Speaker Series "Law, Politics, and Society," Richard D. Wolff, professor of economics emeritus, University of Massachusetts-Amherst and visiting professors at the New School University in New York. Wolff will present his lecture, "Our Economic Futures: Can Democracy Cure Capitalism?" on Thursday, Oct. 16 at 4 p.m. in the Philomathean Room, Towers Hall room 318. A reception will follow.
The U.S. economy now faces major problems. What jobs, income, and economic system do we want? How can we accomplish them? This presentation will identify those problems and discuss alternative solutions for them. For more information, contact Marcus Green.
Wolff's recent work has concentrated on analyzing the causes and alternative solutions to the global economic crisis. His groundbreaking book, Democracy at Work: A Cure for Capitalism, inspired the creation of Democracy at Work, a nonprofit organization dedicated to showing how and why to make democratic workplaces real. Wolff appears frequently on television and radio to discuss his work, with recent guest spots including "Real Time with Bill Maher," "Moyers & Company," "Charlie Rose," "Up with Chris Hayes," and "Democracy Now!."