Program

Events

China's First U.S.-Style Law School

May 21, 2008 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Jeffrey S. Lehman, Wilson Center Senior Fellow, Chancellor and Founding Dean of the School of Transnational Law, Beijing University
Webcast

Public Health Democracy: U.S. and Global Health Disparities in Breast Cancer

April 02, 2008 // 2:00pm4:00pm
Dr. Doris Browne, Program Director of the Breast and Gynecologic Cancer Research Group, Division of Cancer Prevention, National Cancer Institute; Dr. Peter Greenwald, Director of the Division of Cancer Prevention, National Cancer Institute; Dr. Lucile Adams-Campbell, Director of the Howard University Cancer Center, and Professor of Medicine

New Book Discussion -- We Will Be Heard: Women's Struggles for Political Power in the United States

March 24, 2008 // 3:00pm5:00pm
Jo Freeman, Independent Writer, and Senior Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center, author; commentators Mary Ellen Curtin, Lecturer in American History, University of Essex, Colchester, United Kingdom, and Fellow, Woodrow Wilson Center; A. James Reichley, Author and former Visiting Senior Fellow, Public Policy Institute, Georgetown University.

New Book Discussion -- Academic Freedom in the Wired World: Political Extremism, Corporate Power and the University

March 19, 2008 // 3:00pm5:00pm
Robert O'Neil, Professor of Law Emeritus and University President Emeritus, and Director, Thomas Jefferson Center for the Protection of Free Expression, University of Virginia; commentators Ann H. Franke, President, Wise Results LLC; Stephen Joel Trachtenberg, President Emeritus and University Professor of Public Service, George Washington University.

New Scholarship in Race and Ethnicity -- Immigration Policies Go Local: The Varying Responses of Governments to Low-Skilled and Undocumented Immigration

March 12, 2008 // 3:00pm5:00pm
Karthick Ramakrishnan, University of California, Riverside, speaker; commentators Roberto Suro, Annenberg School of Journalism, University of Southern California; William H. Frey, Brookings Institution.
Webcast

Ethical Decision-Making at the End of Life

March 10, 2008 // 2:00pm5:00pm
Edmund Pellegrino, Chairman, President's Council on Bioethics; K. Eric De Jonge, Director of Geriatrics, Washington Hospital Center; Jennifer L. Crawley, Senior Social Worker, Washington Hospital Center; Marie T. Connolly, former coordinator of the U.S. Department of Justice's Elder Justice and Nursing Home Initiative, and Fellow, Wilson Center; Raphael Cohen-Almagor, Chair in Politics, Department of Politics and International Studies, University of Hull, and Fellow, Wilson Center.

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