Conference on World Affairs

Recorded 2016 Video

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Monday, April 4, 2016

MACKY AUDITORIUM

(1211) Obamacare: Easy to Repeal, Hard to Replace
(1400) Howard Higman Memorial Plenary: How Free Enterprise Can Solve Climate Change

UMC CENTER BALLROOM

(1112) Impacts of the Aging Population
(1312) The 27 Words in the Second Amendment
(1512) Views and Voices of Islam
(1712) Trigger Warning: This is a Political Correctness Panel
(1912) States: Underappreciated Labs of Democracy

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(1115) Justice: Shining a Light on Wrongful Convictions
(1305) ARIA: Why I Risk My Life to Bring You the News
(1415) Improv in Art & Music
(1565) Scalia
(1715) EU Sings "Breaking Up is Hard to Do"

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

MACKY AUDITORIUM

(2761) The Threat of ISIS
(2999) CWA Jazz Concert

UMC CENTER BALLROOM

(2162) Issues that Matter in this Election
(2312) How Would You Define a Conservative Today?
(2462) Police Shootings: When the "Perfect Storm" is the Perfect Police Cop-Out
(2612) Business & Ethics in Sports
(2762) What Science Says About GMOs

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(2165) Tough Love for Aspiring Writers
(2315) Door Open/Door Closed: The Immigrant Experience in America
(2465) Money is Speech but is Anyone Buying?
(2615) Intelligent Dating & Mating
(2765) Full Court Press: 2016 Supreme Court Document

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

MACKY AUDITORIUM

(3111) Terrorism & the Role of the Media
(3311) Congress: How to Put "United" Back in United States
(3551) Performance: So Many Guitars
(3711) Civil Disobedience for Change

UMC CENTER BALLROOM

(3112) Making Sense of the 2016 Election
(3312) Democracy is Winning the World - or Not
(3512) Is Putin Willing to Risk WWIII?
(3712) Roundtable: High-Powered Women Share Their Secrets
(3999) Plenary: Antidotes to the Poison of Campaign Finance

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(3065) A Public Affair: Rx for Our Political System
(3205) ARIA: Our Blue Planet from the Vantage Point of Space
(3315) Male Socialization: A Key to Reducing Violence
(3515) Fighting Global Pandemics from Avian Flu to Zika
(3715) The Two Party System is Doomed
(3965) Technological Singularity: When the Machines Take Over

Thursday, April 7, 2016

MACKY AUDITORIUM

(4161) Working Together to Improve Global Health
(4311) How Media & Politics Generate Hate & Fear
(4631) Jazz Master Class
(4801) Performance: Together Again

UMC CENTER BALLROOM

(4162) Reinventing the Newspaper
(4312) US Foreign Policy: The World's Policeman
(4462) Anthropology of War
(4612) Alternative Medicine: How we Heal Ourselves
(4762) The Politics of Immigration
(4952) Debate: Science & Public/Personal Decisions About GMOs

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(4165) Creating Cultural Change in Business
(4315) Budget Battles: Let's Make a Deal
(4465) Online Revolution: Social Media & Political Upheaval
(4615) Affordable Housing
(4765) Not Your Mother's Feminism
(4965) The Endless Struggle for Reproductive Rights

Friday, April 8, 2016

MACKY AUDITORIUM

(5311) US Policy Towards Iran
(5511) Terrorism in America: The New Normal
(5700) Molly Ivins Plenary: Race, Immigration, Identity and Citizenship in a Multicultural America

UMC CENTER BALLROOM

(5112) The Cost of Bias to the Nation
(5312) Moving Beyond Stereotypes
(5512) The Myth of the Rational Voter
(5712) Food & Wine: What's New on Your Table?

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(5115) Think Tanks Can't Think Straight
(5315) Your Self-Driving Car Hit Mine!
(5515) Tackling Global Poverty
(5715) Sustainable Development is Not a Pipe Dream