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2017/18 Schedule of Events



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Fall 2017

 

Date

Event

Speakers

Organization

Location

Room

Start

End

9/18 Mon

Constitution Signing Day: 50th Anniversary of Loving v Virginia (1967)



Government Department and ACC's Center for
Public Policy and Political Studies (CPPPS)

EVC
8500

6:00 PM

9:00 PM

9/26 Tues

 Truth Stranger Than Fiction?  How Thrillers are a Window into how U.S. Foreign Policy Really Works

Todd Moss (Center for Global Development)

Austin School Lecture Series
& World Affairs Council Austin

EVC

8500   

4:30 PM

6:30 PM

10/3 Tues

"Too Much to Bear:" Understanding and Coping with Political and Ecological Realities

Robert Jensen, PhD (University of Texas at Austin)

Lecture Series

EVC
8500


4:00 PM

6:00 PM

10/12 Thurs

Post Racial America and Why It Never Existed

Donte Houston (Southwestern University)u

Lecture Series

EVC
8500

6:00 PM

8:00 PM

10/19 Thurs

A Brief Overview of US Foreign Policy in the Middle East and North Arrica

Roy Casagranda, PhD (ACC) Lecture Series EVC
8500
4:00 PM
6:00 PM
10/24 Tues

A Brief History of Western Civilization

Roy Casagranda, PhD (ACC) Lecture Series EVC 8500 4:00 PM

6:00 PM

11/2 Thurs

A Conversation on the Politics of Gender and Sexuality in Egypt

Hanan Hammad, PhD (TCU) Lecture Series EVC
8500
4:00 PM 6:00 PM
11/9 Thurs The Art of the Deal... Not the Book: The Palestine Israel Conflict

Rabbi Lev Baesh, JD & RN Lecture Series EVC 8500 4:00 PM 6:00 PM
11/16 Thurs Spiritual Activism Rev. Jim Rigby, D.Min. (St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church) Lecture Series

EVC
8500
6:00 PM 8:00 PM
12/7 Thurs The Iran Nuclear Deal with Ambassador Thomas Pickering

Ambassador Thomas Pickering (Hills and Company)
Roy Casagranda, PhD (ACC)
Lecture Series &
World Affairs Council Austin
EVC
8500
11:30 AM 1:00 PM

Spring 2018

Date

Event

Speakers

Organization

Location

 

 

 

Feb. 14
Activism in the US: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow Professor Casagranda, PhD (ACC) Austin School
Lecture Series
EVC
8500 4:00 PM
6:00 PM
Feb. 28
A Talk by Texas Gun Sense
Austin School
Lecture Series
EVC
8500
4:00 PM
6:00
PM
Mar. 7
The Current Political Climate
  • Professor Seago, PhD (ACC)
  • Professor Hopkins, PhD (Southwestern University)
  • Professor Madaninejad, PhD (Southwestern University)
  • Prof.Casagranda PhD (ACC)
Austin School
Lecture Series
EVC
8500 5:00 PM 7:00 PM
Mar. 20
#ReproJusticia
Deeds not Words
EVC 8500
6:30 PM 8:30 PM
Mar. 21
Mission Accomplished: 15 Years Later
  • Prof. Brownlee, PhD (UT Austin)
  • Prof. Casagranda, PhD (ACC)
Austin School
Lecture Series
EVC
8500
4:00 PM
6:00 PM
Apr. 2
An Afternoon with City Council Member Jimmy Flannigan
Jimmy Flannigan
Austin School
Lecture Series
EVC 8500 4:00 PM 6:00 PM
Apr. 11
#MeToo Panel
  • Brooklyn Boreing (President-elect, Student Government/TX State student)u
  • Josie MacLean (The Daily Texan Contributor/UT student)u
  • Elaina Fowler (Democratic Primary Run-Off for Texas House District 47)
  • Kandice Farmer (Counter Balance ATX)
Austin School
Lecture Series
EVC
8500
4:00 PM
6:00 PM
























Summer 2018

 


The Arab Spring and Its Long Shadow
Roy Casagranda (ACC)
Global Issues
Lecture Series
EVC
8500

5:00 PM

7:00







3:00 PM

 5:00







3:00 PM

 5:00

 

u: indicates an undergraduate student
g: indicates an graduate student