Calendars


The Untold Story of the Syrian Refugee Crisis

Date(s)
2/19/2015 7:30 p.m.
Description
Mark Kadel is the director of World Relief Spokane. He has spent more than twenty years working with refugees and individuals experiencing persecution. He is currently overseeing the resettlement of Syrian refugees in Spokane.
Location
Weyerhaeuser Hall Robinson Teaching Theatre
Fee
None
Contact
Stephanee Newman, (509) 777-3834 or snewman@whitworth.edu
 
 

Great Decisions Lecture: "The Remaking of India"

Date(s)
2/26/2015 7:30 p.m.
Description
Dr. Asthana is a professor at Eastern Washington University. Her focus is on government departments and international affairs. Dr. Asthana has served as a consultant for the government of India, and is the co-author of the book Water Security in India: Hope, Despair and Challenges of Human Development.
Location
Weyerhaeuser Hall Robinson Teaching Theatre
Fee
None
Contact
Stephanee Newman, (509) 777-3834 or snewman@whitworth.edu
 
 

Not a New Cold War

Date(s)
3/5/2015 7:30 p.m.
Description
Dr. Anthony Rodin is currently a visiting assistant professor in Political Science at Whitworth University. His research is focused on how revisionist states act and the challenges they pose to the existing international system.
Location
Weyerhaeuser Hall Robinson Teaching Theatre
Fee
None
Contact
Stephanee Newman, (509) 777-3834 or snewman@whitworth.edu
 
 

Human Trafficking in the 21st Century

Date(s)
3/12/2015 7:30 p.m.
Description
Mabel Elsom is the anti-human trafficking coordinator at Lutheran Community Services. She currently works with a number of community organizations to identify and serve victims of trafficking.
Location
Weyerhaeuser Hall Robinson Teaching Theatre
Fee
None
Contact
Stephanee Newman, (509) 777-3834 or snewman@whitworth.edu
 
 

"I declare to Facebook that..."

Date(s)
4/9/2015 7:30 p.m.
Description
Dr. Erica Salkin is an assistant professor of Communication Studies at Whitworth University. Her research interests include student speech rights, First Amendment issues in the modern era and cultural depictions of news.
Location
Weyerhaeuser Hall Robinson Teaching Theatre
Fee
None
Contact
Stephanee Newman, (509) 777-3834 or snewman@whitworth.edu