Guatemala: First Steps, Down New Roads

Nov 07, 2007
3:00pm4:30pm
Mercatus Center

Event Speakers

The Social Change Project at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University presents Giancarlo Ibárgüen, President of the Universidad Francisco Marroquín on “Guatamala: ‘First Steps Down New Roads’”

Mr. Ibárgüen’s talk focused on the war of ideas occurring in Guatamala and the invaluable role Universidad Francisco Marroquín plays in fighting that battle through the development and dissemination of the ideas of classical liberalism. He also discussed the history of the university, its founding principles, as well as its philosophy of education.