Nationally known columnist, author and political commentator E.J. Dionne will visit Newman University to speak on health care reform at 7:30 p.m., Oct. 26. The event will take place in the Performance Hall, with overflow seating and a video feed in Jabara Flexible Theatre, both inside the De Mattias Fine Arts Center on the Newman campus. The appearance is hosted by The Gerber Institute for Catholic Studies at Newman University. Admission is now free of charge and reservations are not required. For event details visit nuHealthcareReform.eventbrite.com.