2011 Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts Founder's Day: Research Roundtable

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Rebecca Keane 404-894-1720

RSVP contact is Marilu Suarez 404-894-4452

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Summary Sentence: Georgia Tech faculty discuss politics and protest in the Middle East, water and conflict and the future of media.

Full Summary: Georgia Tech faculty discuss "Politics and Protest in the Middle East", "Water and Conflict", and "The Future of Media"

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The Cross-College Research Roundtable is part of the two-day Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts Founder's Day celebration and Inaugural Presentation of the Ivan Allen Jr. Prize for Social Courage to the Honorable Sam Nunn. 

Hosted by Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts Dean Jacqueline Jones Royster and the Founder's Day Committee, the March 14-15 events will illuminate the legacy of Ivan Allen Jr. and recognize the Honorable Sam Nunn for his visionary leadership and social courage.

The Allen Prize Symposium:  "Global Challenges, Courage, Leadership," takes place March 14, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm at the Global Learning Center, 2nd Floor, Room 236.  The Symposium will be webcast LIVE at http://dllive.gatech.edu/AllenPrizeSymposium

Among the distinguished participants are:

G. P. " Bud" Peterson

The Honorable Henry A. Kissinger

The Honorable William J. Perry

Ms. Michelle Nunn

The Honorable Sam Nunn

Mr. Bob Schieffer

The Honorable George P. Shultz

Admiral James G. Stavridis

Dr. Adam N. Stulberg

Mr. William J. Todd

 

The Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts Founder's Day Celebration continues on Tuesday, March 15 with a Cross-College Research Roundtable:  "The Challenge of the Allen Legacy" from 8:30 am - 12:00 pm in the Imperial Ballroom at The Biltmore.  

Lecture: 
"Politics and Protest in the Middle East"

Dr.  Lawrence Rubin, INTA

Panel 1: "Water and Conflict"

Panel Moderator:  Ms. Sally Bethea, Upper Chattahoochee Riverkeeper

Dr.  Susan Cozzens, SPP

Dr. Aris Georgakakos, COE, Georgia Water Resources Institute

Dr. Barbara Deutsch Lynch, INTA

Dr. Bruce Stiftel, COA

Panel 2: "The Future of Media"

Moderator:  Mr. Phil Sharpe, Turner Broadcasting

Dr. Michael Best, INTA, COC

Dr. Ian Bogost, LCC

Dr. Alexandra Mazalek, LCC, COC

At 1:30 pm, the Honorable Sam Nunn, recipient of Georgia Tech's 2011 Ivan Allen Jr. Prize for Social Courage, will speak at The Biltmore, Georgian Ballroom. 

View a comprehensive event schedule here.

RSVPs are required since space is limited for these events.  RSVP For These Events

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  • Created On: Feb 28, 2011 - 11:01am
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