Traveling exhibit of artwork by President George W. Bush coming to Arizona

The Arizona Historical Society, in partnership with Sandra Day O’Connor Institute, will host “Portraits of Courage: A Commander in Chief’s Tribute to America’s Warriors,” a special exhibit from the George W. Bush Institute, this fall. Growing out of President Bush’s personal commitment and the ongoing work of the Bush Institute’s Military Service Initiative, Portraits of […]

Former first lady speaks at inaugural Legacy Luncheon

The Sandra Day O’Connor Institute and Hospice of the Valley presented its inaugural Legacy Luncheon honoring former Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor on April 25 at the Arizona Biltmore. Laura Bush, former first lady of the United States, was the featured speaker. Co-Chaired by Gena Bonsall and Penny Gunning, the Legacy Luncheon was created […]

Supreme Evening of Jazz benefits O’Connor scholarship

The Sandra Day O’Connor Institute will present “A Supreme Evening of Jazz – A Piano Triptych” featuring renowned Valley pianist Nicole Pesce and acclaimed international musicians Stephanie Trick and Paolo Alderighi on Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018 at the Tempe Center for the Arts. The benefit will support the Sandra Day O’Connor Scholarship, established by The […]

Author Doris Kearns Goodwin to speak at O’Connor Institute

On Friday, Nov. 10, the Sandra Day O’Connor Institute in Phoenix will present Dinner With Lincoln featuring Doris Kearns Goodwin, a multiple Pulitzer Prize-winning author and Presidential historian. The O’Connor Institute Annual History Dinner will honor former U.S. President. Abraham Lincoln, a press release states. The Presenting Sponsor is Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona and […]