On Thursday evening September 6th, Lehman College graduate and Bronx native Elias Alcantara will give a lecture on his career in Washington, DC and the importance of public service. On graduating from Lehman, Mr. Alcantara, served in Chile as a Fellow for the Organization of American States. In Chile he earned a Master of Arts in International Studies at the Universidad de Chile's Institute of International Studies. Elias currently serves as Staff Assistant in the White House Office of Intergovernmental Affairs. The lecture will take place in NAC's faculty dining room at 7. The presentation kicks off a season of policy, career development and other events hosted by CCNY's MPA program.