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Behind Enemy Lines Featuring Guest Speaker Marthe Cohn, Holocaust Survivor and French Spy

Marthe Cohn Author, Holocaust Survivor, and France Spy Marthe Cohn was born Marthe Hoffnung on April 13, 1920 into an Orthodox Jewish family and raised in Metz, France near the German border. By the…

From  Jeff Layne on March 6th, 2020 0 likes 30 plays 0  

The Amazonian Fires of 2019

Dr. Jacquelyn Chase Geography and Planning Department CSU ChicoAmazon fires burned across Brazil, Bolivia, Paraguay, and Peru in 2019. Dr. Chase explains what made the tropical rainforest burn and…

From  Jeff Layne on February 6th, 2020 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Europe Union and Brexit...the Final Countdown?

Dr. Dean Fairbanks Geography and Planning Department CSU Chico On June 23, 2016, citizens of the United Kingdom voted in a referendum to remove their country from the European Union. In their view,…

From  Jeff Layne on January 30th, 2020 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Climate Change and the Existential Crisis: A Panel on Ethics and Actions

Dr. Mark Stemen Geography and Planning CSU, Chico Dr. Troy Jollimore Philosophy Department CSU, Chico Dr. Randy Larsen Philosophy Department CSU, Chico Haley Adams Associated Students…

From  Jeff Layne on November 22nd, 2019 0 likes 109 plays 0  

Is Peaceful Revolution Possible in Mexico? Assessing the First Year of Mexico's "Fourth Transformation"

Dr. William H. Beezley History Department Arizona State University Dr. Stephen Lewis History Department CSU, Chico Dr. Beezley and Dr. Lewis discuss Mexico’s 2018 presidential election. In a…

From  Jeff Layne on October 18th, 2019 0 likes 15 plays 0  

The Trump-Kim Bromance: Foreign Policy As Reality TV

Dr. James Matray History Deparment CSU Chico In this presentation, Professor Matray takes a different approach observing world leaders today. He points out President Donald J. Trump claimed in…

From  Jeff Layne on October 4th, 2019 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Opening Golden Doors: Turning Right into Reality in Times of Migration and Conflict

Emily Arnold-Fernandez Founder Asylum Access College students are in an awkward position of learning about the most recent and unethical crises in the world but not having the financial or physical…

From  Jeff Layne on October 4th, 2019 0 likes 51 plays 0  

Brexit

Dr. Jason Nice History Department CSU, Chico March 29? April 12? When, if ever, will the United Kingdom leave the European Union? Dr. Nice discusses the causes and consequences of the UK's…

From  Jeff Layne on April 10th, 2019 0 likes 22 plays 0  

Canada: Our Friendly Neighbour to the North

Dr. Daniel Veidlinger Comparative Religion and Humanities Department CSU, Chico Canada is the second largest country in the world and sits just to the north of the United States with the longest…

From  Jeff Layne on February 21st, 2019 0 likes 20 plays 0  

The Role of American Leadership in International Organizations: the UN and NATO During the Trump Presidency

Dr. Adam Irish Political Science and Criminal Justice Department CSU, Chico Change in leadership is one of the most important components of democratic countries. In this talk, Dr. Adam Irish…

From  Jeff Layne on February 20th, 2019 0 likes 39 plays 0  

Is Mexico's Democratic Consolidation Back on Track?

Dr. Stephen Lewis History Department CSU, ChicoHow does Mexico’s history, political parties, and corruption affect its government and people? Stephen Lewis explores the major elections and the…

From  Jeff Layne on November 7th, 2018 0 likes 38 plays 0