New York Times columnist David Brooks comes to Davidson College campus to lecture about “What It Means: The 2012 Election and the Future of America.”

Brooks has been an opinion columnist with the Times since 2003.

He is also a regular commentator on “The PBS NewsHour” and has written several books about politics and society.

Tickets to the free event can be obtained by calling the Alvarez College Union ticket office at 704-894-2135 or at for a $3 per ticket service fee.