World Affairs Luncheons

sponsored by MunleyLaw

All luncheons are from Noon to 1:30pm
Luncheon Fees: $20 per luncheon per person • $30 per luncheon per couple • $110 per series of 6 per person • $160 per series of 6 per couple


Spring 2015 World Affairs Luncheons

Friday, February 27th: American Foreign Policy: Is History a Useful Guide?
Fredrik Logevall, Professor of History and Vice Provost for International Affairs, Cornell University

Monday, March 2nd: The Causes and Resolutions of National and Ethnic Conflicts: A Global Review
Brendan O’LearyLauder Professor of Political Science, University of Pennsylvania
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Wednesday, March 11: The Arab Spring: Why Did It Happen and Where Is It Headed?
Philip KhouryAssociate Provost, Ford International Professor of History, MIT
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Wednesday, March 18: De-Coding Putin
Jill DoughertyPublic Policy Fellow at The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Washington, DC
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Friday, April 17th: A Brief History of the Jews: From Abraham to Scranton
David Myers, Professor of Jewish History and Chair of the History Department, UCLA
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Wednesday, April 29th: Soft Power for Hard Times
William Kiehl, President and CEO, PD Worldwide International, Consultants

Fall 2014 World Affairs Luncheons

Morey M. Myers, Of Counsel, Myers, Brier & Kelly, LLP
Japanese Internment: A Shameful Ghost that Still Haunts Us
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Shibley Telhami, Ph.D., Professor, International Relations and Anwar Sadat Professor for Peace & Development, University of Maryland
The World Through Arab Eyes
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Annie Cohen-Solal, Ph.D., Cultural historian,Writer and Professor of American Studies at the Université de Caen
Magicians of the Earth, A Legendary Exhibition in Paris & its Global Implications
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Kerry ZukusCo-author Inside the Hotel Rwanda
Inside the Hotel Rwanda: The Surprising True Story and Why it Matters Today
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Daniel Serwer, Ph.D., Professor of Conflict Management, Senior Fellow at the Center for Transatlantic Relations, Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies
War & Peace: The Challenges of the Islamic State and Ukraine
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Judith Renyi, Ph.D.
Executive Director, The Mayor’s Commission on Literacy, Philadelphia
The Great Learning Gap and Why We Must Do Something About It
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To register for programs, contact:    
Emily Brees
Schemel Forum Assistant
570-941-6206
emily.brees@scranton.edu
For more info on the Schemel Forum, contact:
Sondra Myers
Schemel Forum Director
570-941-4089
sondra.myers@scranton.edu