Inside The Bush Center http://keranews.org en On Bush Center's Dedication Day, No Aisle Divided Former Presidents http://keranews.org/post/bush-centers-dedication-day-no-aisle-divided-former-presidents <p>It was a unique moment in history today as our five living presidents came together at Southern Methodist University in Dallas. They were there for the dedication of George W. Bush’s Presidential Center. The ceremony marked by mutual respect and a couple of presidential one-liners.</p><p> Thu, 25 Apr 2013 23:57:29 +0000 Shelley Kofler 31241 at http://keranews.org On Bush Center's Dedication Day, No Aisle Divided Former Presidents Protesters Provide A Different Take On Bush Center Festivities http://keranews.org/post/protesters-provide-different-take-bush-center-festivities <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">On the sidewalk across Central Expressway from the George W. Bush Presidential Center dedication, some 200 protesters rallied.</span></p><p> Thu, 25 Apr 2013 22:40:19 +0000 BJ Austin 31238 at http://keranews.org Protesters Provide A Different Take On Bush Center Festivities WATCH: Archived Video Of The Bush Center Dedication http://keranews.org/post/watch-archived-video-bush-center-dedication <p>The live stream of the George W. Bush Presidential Center dedication has ended. We'll post archival video as soon as it is available.</p> <iframe src="http://www.kera.org/resources/video/bush_library.html" width="600" height="300" scrolling="no"></iframe> Thu, 25 Apr 2013 12:59:43 +0000 Rick Holter 31206 at http://keranews.org WATCH: Archived Video Of The Bush Center Dedication LISTEN: Inside The Bush Center, A KERA News Radio Special http://keranews.org/post/listen-inside-bush-center-kera-news-radio-special <p>“Inside the Bush Center” is a half-hour preview of Thursday's George W. Bush Presidential Center dedication. Hosted by Shelley Kofler, guests include Bush Library and Museum Director Alan Lowe and former Undersecretary of State and Bush adviser Karen Hughes.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 25 Apr 2013 00:47:58 +0000 Courtney Collins 31187 at http://keranews.org LISTEN: Inside The Bush Center, A KERA News Radio Special Bush Vs. Clinton In Dallas: Prelude To Library Dedication (And 2016?) http://keranews.org/post/bush-vs-clinton-dallas-prelude-library-dedication-and-2016 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Two of the biggest names in the 2016 presidential derby are in Dallas today: Jeb Bush, the former Florida governor and brother of the ex-president, talked with the Dallas World Affairs Council. And Hillary Clinton, the former Secretary of State and first lady, will speak to a closed meeting of housing executives tonight.</span></p><p> Wed, 24 Apr 2013 22:28:18 +0000 Bill Zeeble 31173 at http://keranews.org Bush Vs. Clinton In Dallas: Prelude To Library Dedication (And 2016?) How About You Be The Decider http://keranews.org/post/you-be-decider-crowdsourcing-presidency You think you're so smart. You think it's easy being the president of the United States. OK, pal — here's your chance.<p>One of the attractions of the new <a href="http://www.georgewbushlibrary.smu.edu/">George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum</a> in Dallas — scheduled to be dedicated on Thursday — is Decision Points Theater, an interactive experience. Wed, 24 Apr 2013 17:31:00 +0000 Linton Weeks 31158 at http://keranews.org How About You Be The Decider Bush Center Uses Technology To Draw You In http://keranews.org/post/bush-center-uses-technology-draw-you <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Almost three years after groundbreaking, and a few hundred million dollars later, the George W. Bush Presidential Center is finally complete. It’s full of artifacts – such as gifts from foreign leaders, Bush’s cowboy boots and baseball collection -- but the main attractions are interactive and high-tech.</span></p><p> Wed, 24 Apr 2013 15:18:11 +0000 Lauren Silverman 31123 at http://keranews.org Bush Center Uses Technology To Draw You In The Clinton Library Changed Little Rock; Will The Bush Center Do The Same For Dallas? http://keranews.org/post/clinton-library-changed-little-rock-will-bush-center-do-same-dallas <p><em>This is an installment in the KERA News series "<a href="http://keranews.org/term/inside-bush-center" target="_blank">Inside the Bush Center</a>."</em></p><p>After Thursday, Southern Methodist University will never be the same.&nbsp; That’s because George W. Bush will dedicate his presidential library and museum built at the edge of the campus.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">To get an idea of how the Bush Center may affect North Texas in years to come, we visited Little Rock, Ark., where President Bill Clinton’s library opened nine years ago.</span></p><p> Wed, 24 Apr 2013 06:32:13 +0000 Shelley Kofler 31131 at http://keranews.org The Clinton Library Changed Little Rock; Will The Bush Center Do The Same For Dallas? Traffic Tie Ups Expected With Bush Presidential Center Dedication http://keranews.org/post/traffic-tie-ups-expected-bush-presidential-center-dedication <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Security for Thursday's George W. Bush Presidential Center dedication ceremonies at SMU, and appearances by the five living presidents, will see street closures around campus, in downtown Dallas, and North Oak Cliff.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Tue, 23 Apr 2013 22:57:42 +0000 BJ Austin 31125 at http://keranews.org Traffic Tie Ups Expected With Bush Presidential Center Dedication Think Your Inbox Is Jammed? Bush Library Sorts Through 200 Million Emails http://keranews.org/post/think-your-inbox-jammed-bush-library-sorts-through-200-million-emails <p><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">This is the third installment in the KERA News series "<a href="http://keranews.org/term/inside-bush-center" target="_blank">Inside the Bush Center</a>."</em></p><p>The new George W. Bush Presidential Library in Dallas has thousands of artifacts on display. But it also has the largest collection of electronic records of any presidential library. That means hours and hours of video, 4 million photographs and 200 million emails.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 23 Apr 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Lauren Silverman 30713 at http://keranews.org Think Your Inbox Is Jammed? Bush Library Sorts Through 200 Million Emails