International Politics Discussion Group

 

Led by Dr. David Schwam-Baird and Dr. Sucheta  Pyakuryal of the Department of Political Science and Public Administration (PSPA), and cosponsored by PSPA and the International Studies Program 
 

Fall 2017

 

9/15, 1:30-3:30 PM. "US and East Asia (China, North Korea, the South China Sea)." Building 10/Room 2245.

 

10/13, 1:30-3:30 PM. "Foreign Policy and the Trump Administration." Building 10/Room 2245. 

 

11/3, 1:30-3:30 PM. Topic TBA. Building 10/Room 2245. 

  

Spring 2017

 

1/27, 1:30-3:30 PM "Cybermania and Cyberphobia? The Politics of International Cyberthreats and Possible Cybersolutions," with special guest Jeff Gouge of UNF Information Technology Services. Building 51/Room 2121. 

 

2/24,1:30-3:30 PM "White Nights and Blue Seas: What Do China and Russia Want?" Building 51/Room 2121. 

  

4/7, 1:30-3:30 PM "Principles, Protest and Persuasion," with special speaker Oupa Seane, former South African activist and director of the UNF Intercultural Center for Peace. Building 51/Room 3201.   

 

 

 

Fall 2016 

 

9/23, 2:00-4:00 PM  "My Top 5 Foreign-Policy Unicorns — and Why I Want to Kill Them." A discussion of the recent Foreign Policy essay of that title by Stephen M. Walt. Building 51/Room 2121. 

 

10/21, 2:00-4:00 PM "Gandhi, King and … Kaepernick?? Dissent around the World Today." Building 51/Room 2121. 

  

11/4, 2:00-4:00 PM "Snowden, Assange and the Pirates.... Different Kinds of Dissent?." Building 51/Room 2121. 

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