Local April 6, 2013 | 8:13 am

Leonel Fernandez to speak on Yale University campus

Santo Domingo.ā€“ Former president Leonel Fernandez will visit Yale University as a Chubb Fellow on Tuesday, April 9, where he will deliver his speech "In the 21st Century: Does Latin America Matter?", to be broadcast live on the Yale YouTube channel.

His talk will take place at 4:30 p.m. in Rm. 127 of Yale Law School, 127 Wall St. It is free and open to the public.

The Chubb Fellowship is one of the highest honors accorded to a visiting speaker. The fellowship is administered by the master of Timothy Dwight College, Jeffrey Brenzel ā€™75.

Since 1949, Chubb Fellows have included former U.S. presidents, numerous heads of state, and prominent public figures in government, industry, and the arts.