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George Will To Emcee 2015 Bradley Prizes Gala

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Pulitzer Prize winner and 2005 Bradley Prize Recipient George F. Will will preside at prestigious Washington ceremony hosted by the Nation's the preeminent foundation devoted to strengthening American democratic capitalism and the institutions, principles and values that sustain and nurture it. 

The Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation announced today that Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist George F. Will will serve as Master of Ceremonies for the 2015 Bradley Prizes.  The twelfth annual awards gala ceremony will be held at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts on Wednesday, June 3, 2015.

The 2015 Bradley Prize recipients are: Hillsdale College President Larry P. Arnn; University of Virginia Professor James W. Ceaser; AHA Foundation founder Ayaan Hirsi Ali; and Chairman, Institute for the Study of War, General Jack Keane, U.S. Army, Retired.

“George Will is widely recognized as a superb intellect, a brilliant writer, and Washington’s leading baseball authority,” said Michael W. Grebe, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Bradley Foundation.  “His insights and humor will add to the dignity of the celebration honoring these outstanding leaders.”

One of the most respected political commentators in the nation, Mr. Will writes a nationally syndicated column for The Washington Post, is an analyst for FOX News Channel, and is the author of numerous bestselling books.  He was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Commentary in 1977.  Mr. Will holds B.A. degrees from Trinity College in Hartford and Oxford University, and a Ph.D. from Princeton University.

Mr. Will was a 2005 Bradley Prize recipient.  He also serves on the Bradley Foundation’s Board of Directors.

Founded in 1985, The Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation is devoted to strengthening American democratic capitalism and the institutions, principles and values that sustain and nurture it.  Its programs support limited, competent government; a dynamic marketplace for economic, intellectual and cultural activity; and a vigorous defense, at home and abroad, of American ideas and institutions.  Recognizing that responsible self-government depends on enlightened citizens and informed public opinion, the Foundation supports scholarly studies and academic achievement.

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