The Theodore Roosevelt Institute (TRI) at Long Island University held a special centenary conference to celebrate the legacy of America’s 26th president. National experts on Roosevelt shared scholarly insight on his charismatic personality, forward-thinking policy and enduring influence. Guest speakers included: Karl Rove, Colombian Ambassador Francisco Santos, Historian Jorge Orlando Melo, Michelle Krowl, Susan Sarna, Todd Brewster, Geoffrey Cowan and Dr. Michael Cullinane. The three-day event also featured a film festival, breakout sessions and presentation of the Roosevelt Medal to New York Governor Andrew Cuomo.