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Thursday, April 2, 2015

Political Cultures of Iranian American Un/Belonging

Colloquium | April 2 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 691 Barrows Hall

Center for Race and Gender

Dr. Manijeh Moradian, UC Davis
Nina Farnia, UC Davis

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Thursday, April 9, 2015

Strategic Situations in the Middle East and America's Role: Harold Smith Defense and National Security Series

Lecture | April 9 | 4-5:30 p.m. | Moses Hall, 109 Moses Hall, IGS Library

General John P. Abizaid, United States Army (ret.), JPA Partners, U.S. Central Command

Institute of Governmental Studies

John P. Abizaid is the Principal Partner of JPA Partners, LLC, a firm advising private business, government, and academic clients on national and international strategy, business, security, and military affairs since 2007. He serves as the Distinguished Chair (Emeritus) of the Combating Terrorism Center at the United States Military Academy at West Point. He was the first Annenberg Distinguished...   More >

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Friday, April 10, 2015

Money in Politics - The 18th Annual Travers Conference on Ethics and Accountability

Conference/Symposium | April 10 | 9 a.m.-4 p.m. | Barrows Hall, Social Science Matrix - 8th Floor Barrows

Department of Political Science, The Travers Program on Ethics and Accountability in Government, The Commonwealth Club of California

The next US presidential election cycle will see spending by candidates and parties in the billions of dollars, with over $1 billion more spent independently by private interests. Scholars from across social science and law grapple with the effects that these expenditures have on public policy, and on the accountability of policy makers to their constituents. Yet political and legal obstacles...   More >

Thursday, April 16, 2015

The Parti Québécois Leadership Election: Issues, Candidates and Consequences for Québec Politics: FULBRIGHT LECTURE and reception

Lecture | April 16 | 3-5 p.m. | 223 Moses Hall

Frédérick Gagnon, University of Quebec at Montreal

Canadian Studies Program (CAN)), Institute of Governmental Studies


Frédérick Gagnon

Political Science, University of Quebec at Montreal; Fulbright Visiting Research Chair in Canadian Studies; Sproul Fellow with Canadian Studies

“The Parti Québécois Leadership Election: Issues, Candidates and Consequences for Québec Politics”

Thursday, April 16, 2015

223 Moses Hall

(No RSVP Required)

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Saturday, April 18, 2015

Global Health Leadership Forum

Conference/Symposium | April 18 |  Hotel Shattuck Plaza

2086 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA 94704

Harvey Fineberg MD, PhD, President, Moore Foundation; Stephen Shortell, Blue-Cross of California Distinguished Professor, Health Policy & Management, University of California Berkeley; Sir Julian LeGrand, PhD, Professor, London School of Economics & former health adviser to UK's Prime Minister

Jason Cheah, MD, MBA, MPH, Chief Executive Officer, Agency for Integrated Care; Sir Richard Feachem, KBE, CBEm BSc, PhD, DSc, Director, The Global Health Group; Peter Berman, PhD, Professor of the Practice of Global Health Systems and Economics, Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard School of Public Health; Matthew Holt, Co-Chairman, Health 2.0; Founder/Author, The Health Care Blog; James A. Rice, PhD, Project Director, Leadership Management and Governance, Managment Sciences for Health; Richard Scheffler, Distinguised Professor, Health Economics and Public Policy, University of California Berkeley

Public Health, School of

Executive education program for senior health leaders from around the world. Focus: globally-sourced solutions/innovations for health policy and management challenges. In a decade 480 leaders have attended from 63 countries.

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Constructing Criminals: Xenophobia and the Politics of Panic

Colloquium | April 30 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 691 Barrows Hall

Center for Race and Gender

Constructing Criminals: Xenophobia and the Politics of Panic

Prof. Chris Zepeda-Millán, Ethnic Studies
Prof. Leti Volpp, Boalt School of Law

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