Video Coverage

You can watch nearly all of the previous First Ladies conferences on C-SPAN. Photo by Eric Draper for the George W. Bush Presidential Center at Southern Methodist University

Conference coverage from C-SPAN

"America's First Ladies: An Enduring Legacy" - April 2013

Panel One: First Ladies as Influence Makers

Panel Two: Honoring Betty Ford

Mrs. Barbara Bush and Mrs. Laura Bush

"The Enduring Legacies of America's First Ladies" - November 2012

Panel One: First Ladies Through American History

Panel Two: A Family View

Panel Three: A Photographer's View

Mrs. Barbara Bush and Mrs. Laura Bush

"America's First Ladies: An Enduring Vision" - March 2012

Panel One: Influence Makers

Panel Two: Behind the Scenes in the East Wing

Panel Three: Behind the Images

Mrs. Barbara Bush and Mrs. Laura Bush

"America's First Ladies: An Enduring Legacy" - November 2011

Panel One: Influence Makers

Panel Two: Behind the Scenes in the East Wing

Mrs. Barbara Bush and Mrs. Laura Bush

First Ladies at Arena Stage

Panelists Allida Black, author of "The First Ladies of the United States," and Anita McBride, Chief of Staff to First Lady Laura Bush, discuss the influence of (and our fascination with) America's First Ladies

The East Wing: The Impact of First Ladies Part I from Arena Stage on Vimeo.

The East Wing: The Impact of First Ladies Part II from Arena Stage on Vimeo.

WONK Challenge Videos

First Ladies WONK Anita McBride hosted these WONK challenges at Washington Nationals games during the 2013 season.

Anita McBride WONK Challenge Question 1 from American University on Vimeo.

Anita McBride WONK Challenge Question 2 from American University on Vimeo.

Women in Afghanistan Panel


Following a showing of Love in Afghanistan at the Arena Stage, Anita McBride took part in a panel discussion titled "What's It Like to Be a Woman in Afghanistan?"