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Clay Jenkinson

Theodore Roosevelt Humanities Scholar
Clay Jenkinson

Clay S. Jenkinson, Theodore Roosevelt Humanities Scholar, has devoted most of his professional career to public humanities programs, including lectures, symposiums, documentary film-making, and first-person interpretation of historical characters. He made his North Dakota debut appearance as Theodore Roosevelt at Dickinson State University in the spring of 2005, at the inception of the TR Center, and his creative vision has guided the Center’s development. A Rhodes and Danforth scholar, Jenkinson studied English language and literature at the University of Minnesota and Oxford University.

Jenkinson serves as the moderator for the Theodore Roosevelt Symposium held each year at Dickinson State University.