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Great Conversations - Susan Albertine

Susan Albertine is a senior scholar in the Office of Liberal Learning and the Global Commons at AAC&U and a career-long literacy educator and advocate for educational reform. In this…

From  Peter Ermey on August 22nd, 2017 62 plays 0  

Global Perspectives Series: Thomas Carothers

Thomas Carothers is Vice President for Studies at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. His lecture entitled "Doubts and Dilemmas: U.S. Responses to Arab Political Change" was…

From  rtsvideo RTVS Video Archive on August 4th, 2017 1 plays 0  

Global Perspectives Series: Augustin K. Fosu 11-7-2013

Professor Augustin K. Fosu, Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research (ISSER), University of Ghana, presented "Developing African Economies: The Past, Present, and Future" the…

From  rtsvideo RTVS Video Archive on July 31st, 2017 1 plays 0  

Authoritarian Soft Power? Russia, International Cyber Conflict, and the Rise of “Information Warfare - Jackie Kerr

This talk examines Russia’s evolving information strategy abroad, examining the variety of different tools now being used to try to influence the domestic political discourse and media space of…

From  David Price on April 28th, 2017 21 plays 0  

03/25/2017 Russian Studies Workshop - The Political Economy Of Contemporary Autocracy

The persistence of autocratic regimes in the context of modern societies creates significant challenges for social science theory and empirical research. The panelists will address these challenges…

From  David Price on March 27th, 2017 10 plays 0  

01/23/2017 Colloquium Series - F. Andrew Hanssen: “Engineering the Rule of Law in Ancient Athens”

Scholars typically regard the “rule of law”—a stable and predictable process by which laws are implemented, enforced, and changed—as a cornerstone of good governance and a key…

From  David Price on January 23rd, 2017 20 plays 0