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Is the EU the Wrong Direction for Europe in the Modern Age?

Dr. Dean Fairbanks Department of Geography & Planning CSU Chico Dr. Dean Fairbanks explores the possibility of no longer having an established European Union. Although this may be a provocative…

From  Jeff Layne on May 9th, 2019 0 likes 38 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  

What Happened to Venezuela’s Bolivarian Revolution

Dr. Stephen Lewis Chair, History Department California State University, Chico Twenty years ago, Hugo Chávez became president of Venezuela and launched what he called the Bolivarian…

From  Jeff Layne on February 1st, 2019 0 likes 138 plays 0  

Car Smarts

Bernie Knaus New Autos Inc. http://www.newautosinc.com/ How can you tell if a car dealership is honest, and how do you know if you are being taken "for a ride"? Bernie Wallmark points…

From  Jeff Layne on November 5th, 2018 0 likes 55 plays 0  

Fidel Castro-The View from the Global South

Dr. Stephen Lewis Faculty, History Department CSU, Chico When Fidel Castro died in 2016 at the age of 90, thousands of people mourned and thousands of people celebrated. Dr. Stephen Lewis begins…

From  Jeff Layne on May 1st, 2017 0 likes 57 plays 0  

Cuba and the US in a Sandbox: Tit for Tat in the Cuban Funny Papers

Dr. Sara E. Cooper Director, Multicultural & Gender Studies Department and Faculty, International Languages, Literature, & Cultural Department CSU, Chico Dr. Sara Cooper likens the…

From  Jeff Layne on March 13th, 2017 0 likes 41 plays 0  

Cultural Dialogues: Serving Chinese Students at CSU, Chico

Panel Discussion CSU, Chico Faculty, Staff, and Chinese Students Shortly after Dr. Baohui Song, faculty in the CSU, Chico School of Agriculture, came to the U.S. in 2001, he went to Burger King to…

From  Jeff Layne on October 10th, 2016 0 likes 25 plays 0  

A Day in the Life of a Peace Corps Volunteer

Jennifer Clowers Peace Corps Recruitment Supervisor In 1961, President John F. Kennedy established the Peace Corps as a way for Americans to do humanitarian work in other countries. The…

From  Jeff Layne on October 4th, 2016 0 likes 46 plays 0  

A Discussion of Naomi Klein's book This Changes Everything

Dr. Tom Imhoff and Dr. Randy Larsen, Faculty, Philosophy Department, CSU, Chico Dr. Mark Stemen, Faculty, Geography and Planning Department, CSU, Chico In her 2014 book, “This Changes…

From  Jeff Layne on September 9th, 2016 0 likes 52 plays 0  

Insurgent Poetics: Indigenous Cultural Revitalization in Contemporary Latin America

Dr. Hannah Burdette Faculty, Department of International Languages, Literature's, & Cultures, CSU, Chico “Our word is our weapon” is a saying of the Zapatista movement of…

From  Jeff Layne on September 8th, 2016 0 likes 34 plays 0  

The Anarchy of Globalization: Local and Global, Intended and Unintended Consequences

Dr. Michael Perelman Professor, Economics Department, California State University, Chico Dr. Michael Perelman is an internationally-known economist who was in the process of writing his 21st book…

From  Jeff Layne on August 25th, 2016 0 likes 274 plays 0