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A Peace to End All Peace? How World War I Ended

Panel discussion featuring Chico State history professors Dr. Laird Easton, Dr. Kate Transchel, and Dr. Najm al-Din Yousefi`There was no preface or instruction manual on the First World War. When…

From  Jeff Layne on November 12th, 2019 0 likes 68 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  

A History of Civil Rights and Black Power Activism at Chico State, 1964-1970

Rod Thomson Graduate Student History Department, CSU, Chico As Rod Thomson illustrates, during much of the 1960s Chico State had a very small black student population but was a surprisingly…

From  Jeff Layne on October 14th, 2016 0 likes 217 plays 0  

Thinking Beyond Borders: Micronesia

Lorry Marvin Sacramento Regional Recruiter, Peace Corps Although Lorry Marvin is a Peace Corps recruiter, the focus of this presentation is “how geography can shape culture.” For two…

From  Jeff Layne on October 4th, 2016 0 likes 47 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 42 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 56 plays 0  

Waging Peace

Dr. David Hartsough Author & Peace Activist; Executive Director, Peaceworkers In a conversation with Dr. Jim Anderson, a retired CSU, Chico Religious Studies professor, peace and social…

From  Jeff Layne on August 15th, 2016 0 likes 21 plays 0