Hofstra University continues its Debate 2016 programming on Tuesday, Sept. 27, with the following events:
How Will Suggested Policies Impact the International Scene?
The Hofstra Cultural Center’s International Scene Lecture Series and the Long Island Alliance for Peaceful Alternatives will host a panel discussion that will evaluate the impact of the presidential candidates’ suggested policies on the international scene.
• Professor Carolyn Eisenberg, Department of History, Hofstra University
• Emilie Back, Long Island Alliance for Peaceful Alternatives Peace Fellow
• Natasha Rappazzo, Long Island Alliance for Peaceful Alternatives Peace Fellow
The panel discussion will be held in the Guthart Cultural Center Theater, Axinn Library, South Campus, from 12:45 to 2:10 p.m. This event is free and open to the public with registration.
International Opinion: Student Roundtable on Global Governance
Join moderator Professor Kara S. Alaimo, Department of Journalism, Media Studies, and Public Relations in the Lawrence Herbert School of Communication in a discussion with international students about the global perspective on the American political scene.
Sponsored by the Center for Civic Engagement, Hofstra University Honors College and International Student Affairs, this discussion will be held in the Guthart Cultural Center Theater, Axinn Library, South Campus, from 2:20 to 3:45 p.m. This event is free and open to the public with registration.
Teaching the 2016 Elections
Join Dr. Andrea Libresco, Professor of Social Studies Education and Director of the Minor in Civic Education at Hofstra University, for a workshop that explores strategies and discussion about how to teach up to and beyond the elections in your elementary and middle school classes – grades 4-8. Long Island Alliance for Peaceful Alternatives Peace Fellows Emilie Beck and Natasha Rappazzo will speak at the workshop.
Sponsored by the Hofstra Network of Elementary Teachers, this event will be held in 006-007 Hagedorn Hall from 6:30-8 p.m. The workshop is open to the Hofstra community.
America’s Role in the Global Arena: A Foreign Policy Analysis of the First U.S. Presidential Debate
Join us for a panel discussion among foreign diplomats and decision-makers who will discuss their perspectives on the candidates’ remarks about American foreign policies and actions abroad. The discussion will be moderated by Jason Isaacson, Director of Government and International Affairs, American Jewish Committee.
• David O’Sullivan, Ambassador of the European Union to the United States
• Helga Flores, Principal External Relations Advisor, Inter-American Development Bank, Washington, D.C.
• Dr. Carolyn M. Dudek, Professor of Political Science and Director of European Studies, Hofstra University
This panel discussion will be held at the Guthart Cultural Center Theater, Axinn Library, South Campus, at 7 p.m. The event is open to the public with registration.