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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…

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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…

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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,…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Moon between Kim and Trump

Dr. Eunhee Park History Department CSU, ChicoWhat will be the future of the Korean peninsula? War, or peace? Reunification, or coexistence of the two systems? How can we understand President…

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Academic Senate 4-25-19

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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…

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Brain Drain: Trends in Bulgarian Emigration

Dr. Desislava Pedeva-Fazlic CSU, Chico History Department How does emigration affect countries of origin? Are they losing their most educated people? Do their economies benefit, or do they suffer…

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Bringing It All Home: North State Strong with John Micheal Scott and Audrey Denney

John and Susan Scott Audrey Denney John Michael Scott starts this keynote presentation with a performance of his new songs about the Camp Fire. Although they are uplifting and positive people, John…

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Academic Senate 3-7-19

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Teaching Modern German History in the Age of Trump

Dr. Laird Easton History Department CSU, Chico Dr. Laird Easton, who has taught modern German history at Chico State for more than 25 years, examines the parallels and differences between the Trump…

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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…

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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…

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