Joshua Rovner, political scientist and professor at the School of International Service at American University, presents the 31st Annual John Kennard Eddy Memorial Lecture on World Politics.

Rovner, Ph.D., will share his thoughts when he presents “Democracy in the Shadow of Foreign Meddling” at 7 p.m. Oct. 6 via an online Zoom lecture. Reservations are required at

The Eddy Lecture is a living memorial to former student John Kennard "Jeff" Eddy, who was killed by a reckless driver in 1988. The event is sponsored by the OWU International Studies Program and the Department of Politics and Government. Learn more at or