Program

Events

Book Launch -- Restless Giant: The United States from Watergate to Bush vs. Gore (Oxford History of the United States, vol. 11)

September 30, 2005 // 12:00pm1:30pm
With author James T. Patterson, Ford Foundation Professor of History emeritus at Brown University; and commentators, Edward Berkowitz Professor of History and Public Policy and Public Administration, and Director of the Program in History and Public Policy, George Washington University; and Melvyn P. Leffler Edward Stettinius Professor of History, University of Virginia and Senior Fellow, U.S. Institute of Peace
Webcast

Emerging Pandemic: Costs and Consequences of an Avian Influenza Outbreak

September 19, 2005 // 12:00pm1:30pm
Nearly four decades have passed since the world last saw an influenza pandemic, many believe we are long overdue for another. Dr. Michael Osterholm and Helen Branswell mark the inauguration of the Global Health Initiative.

Live Webcast/Book Launch: The Flight of the Creative Class

July 19, 2005 // 4:00pm5:30pm
With author Richard Florida, Hirst Professor of Public Policy, George Mason University and Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution; and commentator Rob Atkinson, Vice-President and Director, Technology and the Economy Project at the Progressive Policy Institute. Video of this event is now available.

Book Launch: "Looking Back at LBJ: White House Politics in a New Light"

June 22, 2005 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Featuring Mitchell Lerner, Ohio State University; Mark Lawrence, University of Texas at Austin; David Shreve, University of Virginia; and Peter Hahn, Ohio State University

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