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The Foley Institute Fall 2004 Events

September 8

ENSCOG Brownbag Series. Environmental Studies Colloquium Group. Kickoff luncheon. Noon, CUE 518

September 17–23

Conference. International Christian University (ICU) – WSU Peace and Security Research. A group of 20 scholars from ICU and WSU present papers on 10 different disciplines.

September 20

Public Lecture. Susan Pharr, Professor of Japanese Politics, Department of Government: Director, Program on U.S.-Japanese Studies, Harvard University, presents Securing the Peace: In Search of Civil Society in Asia” at the First Annual Peace and Security Lecture 7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m., CUE 203
[this event is archived as a videostream]

September 23

Sociology Colloquium Series. Brian Powell, Indiana University, presents “We Are Family, Are You? Public Constructions of ‘the Family.’” 3:30 p.m., CUE 518 [In association with the Department of Sociology]

September 30

Foreign and Defense Policy Brownbag Series. Kickoff luncheon. Noon, CUE 518

October 13

ENSCOG Brownbag Series. Environmental Studies Colloquium Group. 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m., CUE 518

October 13

Policy Forum. Sustainable Management of Publicly Owned Aquatic Lands.2:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m., Todd 334
• Michael W. Beck
• Jay Udelhoven
• James Good
• Jim Peters
• Bill Dewey

[this event is archived as a videostream]

October 18

Guest Lecturer. David Magleby, Brigham Young University teaches Travis Ridout’s class Voting & Election. 3:10 p.m. – 4:25 p.m., Todd 413

October 19

Brownbag. David Magleby from Brigham Young University presents“Accessing Reform: Financing the 2004 Election.” Noon, CUE 512

October 19

Public Lecture. David Magleby, Distinguished Professor of Political Science, Senior Fellow at the Center for the Study of Elections and Democracy, Dean of the College of Family Home and Social Science, Brigham Young University, presents “George Soros, Swiftboat Veterans, and 527s: The New World of Campaign Finance in America.” 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m., Johnson Hall C107

October 28

Foreign and Defense Policy Brownbag Series. Thomas Preston presents North Korea: “The Growing Challenge for U.S. Foreign Policy.” 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m., CUE 518

October 28

Policy Forum. “The 2004 Election: Battlegrounds, Issues, Horse Races, and Implications for the Future.” 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m., CUE 518
Lance LeLoup
• Bruce Pinkleton
• Travis Ridout

October 29

Public Lecture. Jesse Ventura, Visiting Fellow, Harvard’s John F. Kennedy School of Government, Former Governor of Minnesota. 8:00p.m. – 10:00 p.m., Beasley Coliseum

November 10

ENSCOG Brownbag Series. Environmental Studies Colloquium Group.Thomas Leschine, Director and Professor, School of Marine Affairs, University of Washington, presents “Is the Hanford Cleanup Built to Last?” 12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m., CUE 512

November 10

Public Lecture. Tom Leschine, Director and Professor, School of Marine Affairs, University of Washington, presents “Long-Term Stewardship of Hazardous Waste: Institutional Buildings Like Never Before.” 3:15 p.m. – 5:00 p.m., Todd 302

November 15

Brownbag. Ronald Hill, United States Geological Survey Geologist/Geochemist, presents a “discussion on his research.” 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m., Johnson Tower 801

November 16

Public Lecture. Ronald Hill, U.S. Geological Survey, presents “Desire Initiatives Alternatives to Help Us Move Beyond Dependence on Fossil Fuels, etc.” 3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m., Carpenter 102

November 18

Foreign and Defense Policy Brownbag Series. Dr. Scott Minnich, University of Idaho, presents “Experiences of a United States Weapons Inspector in Iraq.” 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m., CUE 518

December 3

Policy Forum. “The Bush Presidency, The Constitution, and The Supreme Court.” 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m., CUE 518
Professor David O’Brien, Department of Politics, University of Virginia
Professor H.W. Perry, Department of Government, University of Texas
Professor David Yalof, Department of Political Science, University of Connecticut
Nancy Kassop, Department of Political Science and International National Relations at State University of New York at New Paltz.
[this event is archived as a videostream]

December 9

Foreign and Defense Policy Brownbag Series. Colonel Chet Herbst presents“The Current U.S. National Security Strategy (‘Bush Doctrine’)—overview, issues.” 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m., CUE 512

December 14

Foley Board Meeting. 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m., Johnson Tower 801.