The George Eastman Circle is pleased to announce Peggy Noonan, columnist for The Wall Street Journal and best-selling author, will be the featured speaker at the Meliora Weekend George Eastman Circle event on Friday, October 11, 2013.

Forbes Magazine has called Noonan's columns "principled, perceptive, persuasive, and patriotic." Her essays have appeared in TIME, Newsweek, The Washington Post, and other publications; she also provides frequent political commentary on television.

Invitations to this and other special George Eastman Circle events will be mailed to members later this summer. If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Donor Relations at (585) 275.7393/(800) 281.2055 or

We hope you'll join us for Meliora Weekend 2013! The George Eastman Circle is the University’s premier annual giving leadership society. To learn more about the George Eastman Circle, and to join this important group of leaders click here.

Newark, New Jersey Mayor Cory Booker, who was originally scheduled to speak at this George Eastman Circle event, is unavailable to attend.