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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 0 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 116 plays 0  

Changing the Game Uncharted, RISKY and Rewarding

Jamie Pardi EntrepreneurJamie Pardi, a Chico State alumni, walks us through his life timeline, from being an involved member of a fraternity, captain of the Men's Lacrosse Team to…

From  Jeff Layne on December 13th, 2018 0 likes 50 plays 0  

First Generation to PhD: People, Programs, and Policies on the Path

Dr. Michelle Neyman Morris, Professor, Department of Nutrition and Food Science, CSU, Chico Dr. Michelle Neyman Morris brings us on her journey from a first-generation college student to earning…

From  Jeff Layne on October 31st, 2016 0 likes 70 plays 0  

The Adventure of Adventure: History of an Obsession in Western Culture

Dr. Laird Easton, History Professor, CSU, Chico Adventure has been a keyword in Western culture since the Middle Ages, according to Laird Easton, Professor in the Department of History at CSU,…

From  Jeff Layne on October 4th, 2016 0 likes 62 plays 0  

Rise of the Christian Movement in China

Dr. Xi Lian Research Associate at the Fairbank Center for Chinese Students at Harvard University Xi Lian is the author of “Redeemed by Fire: The Rise of Popular Christianity in Modern…

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

The 2007 Electoral Crisis in Kenya: Ethnography of an International Response

Ariane Belanger-Vincent Ph.D. Candidate in Anthropology, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada Ms. Belanger-Vincent’s paper draws largely from ethnographic research on the notion of the…

From  Jeff Layne on September 15th, 2016 0 likes 40 plays 0  

Ron Toppi: Military Veteran

Ron Toppi Ron Toppi enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps in 1983. Thirty years later, he bicycled across the United States – from Seattle to Washington, DC– three times to protest the war…

From  Jeff Layne on September 9th, 2016 1 likes 0 plays 0  

The Syrian Muslim Brotherhood

Jonathan Miller & Seth Thomas Portland State University Students The presenters give a history of the Syrian Muslim Brotherhood, from its roots in the fall of the Ottoman Empire in the early…

From  Jeff Layne on September 8th, 2016 0 likes 46 plays 0  

Global Policy Series: U.S.-Korea Relations

Dr. James Matray Faculty, CSU, Chico History Department Dr. Matray points out that the 2016 Presidential candidates said very little during their campaigns about U.S. foreign policy toward Korea,…

From  Jeff Layne on September 7th, 2016 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Narrative and Agency: Beyond the ‘Invention’ of the Middle East

Mehdi Beyad Student, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London “The Middle East,” as a region and as a concept, is a relatively modern invention, according to the…

From  Jeff Layne on August 11th, 2016 0 likes 97 plays 0