ENSCOG Meeting. Craig Parks, Professor, Psychology, WSU, presents“Layperson Perceptions of Some Natural Resources, or What Do a Psychologist and Geochemist Have in Common?” 12:00 noon – 1:30 p.m., CUE 518.
Brown Bag. Mark Ragan, Cathy Sisneros, Rob McCann, Tom Pennella, and Kathleen Rodgers present “An Exchange of Ideas on the Connections between Religion and Public Policy.” 12:00 noon – 1:10 p.m, CUE 512. [In association with the Department of Human Development]
Public Forum. “Religion in the Public Square: Challenges, Opportunities and Best Practices.”
* Mark Ragan, Senior Fellow, Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government.
* Cathy Sisneros, Director of Grants and Foundation Relations, Young Life.
* Rob McCann, Executive Director, Catholic Charities, Spokane.
* Tom Pennella, Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) Deputy Director of the Washington State Mentoring Partnership (WSMP), Olympia.
* Kathleen Rodgers, Associate Professor of Human Development, Washington State University.
1:30–3:00 p.m., Todd Hall 116. [In association with the Department of Human Development]
[this event is archived as a videostream]
International Education Week Public Lecture; Keynote Speech. Arun Gandhi, founder of M.K. Gandhi Institute for Non-violence and grandson of Mohandas Gandhi, presents “A Nonviolent Response to Terrorism.” 7:30 p.m., Beasley Coliseum. [In association with the WSU International Students’ Council]
Public Lecture. Harold Clarke and Marianne Stewart, Professors, University of Texas at Dallas, present “Terrorism, Public Opinion, and Political Choice: Britain Since 9/11.” 2:50–4:00 p.m., Wilson Hall 13.
ENSCOG Meeting. Todd Norton, Assistant Professor, Communication, WSU, presents “Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument: Lands Management among Multiple, Contesting Stakeholders.” 12:00 noon – 1:30 p.m., CUE 518.
Foreign and Defense Policy Brown Bag Series. Charles Gaukel presents“Intelligence Analysis in Support of U.S. Policymaking: Challenges and Controversies.” 12:00 noon – 1:30 p.m., CUE 518.
Foley Institute Applications Due for Undergraduate Scholarships and Graduate Fellowships. 4:00 p.m. Johnson Tower, Room 401.
Public Forum. “Another Victory for President Bush & the GOP or a Resurgence by the Democrats?”
* Bruce Pinkleton, Communications Professor, Washington State University
* Travis Ridout, Political Science Professor, Washington State University
* Brandon Rottinghaus, Political Science Professor, University of Idaho
4:00–6:00 p.m., Wilson Hall 13.
Brown Bag. Jim Jacobs, Professor of Law and Director, Center for Research in Crime and Justice, New York University, presents “The Privatization of Criminal Justice.” 12:00 noon – 1:30 p.m., CUE 518.
Public Lecture. Jim Jacobs, Professor of Law and Director, Center for Research in Crime and Justice, New York University, presents “The Mafia and the American Labor Movement.” 3:10–4:45 p.m., CUE 518.
Public Lecture. Kathleen Tierney, Professor, University of Colorado, presents“From the Margins to the Mainstream? Disaster Research at the Crossroads.” 4:00–5:30 p.m., CUE 518.
ENSCOG Meeting. Science, Technology, the Environment, and Democracy Lecture Series. Kathleen Tierney, Professor, University of Colorado, presents“Social Vulnerability: A New Paradigm for Disaster Research.” 12:00 noon – 1:30 p.m., CUE 518.
Guest Seminar. Kathleen Tierney, Professor, University of Colorado, discusses disaster relief and public policy in Steven Stehr’s Pol S 540, Proseminar on Public Policy. 3:00–4:00 p.m., Johnson Tower 807.