OAWAC Highlights

 

April 2003: Kenan Ipek (Counselor, Turkish Embassy, Washington, DC), "A Turkish Perspective on the War in Iraq"

April 2003: Kenneth Stammerman (Former Middle East Foreign Service Officer), "Israelis and Palestinians: What Chance for Peace?"

May 2003: Community Dialogue--"Constructive Conversations About Challenging Times: Iraq and the Aftermath"

June 2003: Morton J. Holbrook III (Counselor for Economic Affairs, Embassy of the United States, Manila, Philippines)--"An Update on US Policy in Asia"

September 2005: Tamara Quinn (Founder of the Women's Alliance for a Democratic Iraq and Director of School Partners Program, Spirit of America), "Building Relationships Between Iraqi and American School Children"

October 2005: Stephen Cohen (Professor of Russian Studies and History, New York University)

October 2005: Katrina vanden Heuvel (Editor, The Nation magazine), discussion with area high school students

January 2006: John Stempel (Senior Professor of International Studies, Patterson School of Diplomacy, University of Kentucky), overview of American foreign policy

February 2006: George Russell (International Election Consultant)

April 2006: Leonard Pitts (Syndicated Columnist)

September 2006: Paradise Now, internationally acclaimed film, with discussion led by Dan Bradshaw (OAWAC Vice President and Professor of History, Kentucky Wesleyan College). Photos...

October 2006: Aiming Liu and Baiyi Liu (visiting professors from the People's Republic of China), "The Chinese Experience: Myth and Reality." Photos...

November 2006: Lloyd Gardner (Professor of History, Rutgers University), "Vietnam and Iraq: Failure of Intelligence?" Photos...

March 2007: Dr. John Petersen (Professor of Political Science, Western Kentucky University), "Korea: North and South" Photos...

April 2007: To Live, award-winning Chinese film, with discussion led by Aiming Liu (visiting professor from the People's Republic of China). Photos...

April 2007: Kenneth A. Morris (US Marine Corps, retired; Kentucky Department of Criminal Training), "World Terrorism and Homeland Security." Photos...

August 2007: Morton Holbrook III (Professor, United International College of Zhuhai, China), "US-China Relations." Photos...

September 2007: Dr. Ashis Brahma (Doctors Without Borders), "Crisis in Darfur--Part I: The Oure Cassoni Refugee Camp" Photos...

October 2007: Greg Elder (Catholic Relief Services), "Crisis in Darfur--Part II: The El Geneina Refugee Camp" Photos...

October 2007: Connie Wellmeyer (Toyota Manufacturing, Indiana), "Toyota and the Global Economy." Photos...

November 2007: Dr. Azmuddin bin Ibrahim (International Islamic University, Malaysia), "The Image of Islam in the Western Press." Photos...

March 2008: Dr. Gary Scott Smith (Grove City College), "Faith and the American Presidency." Photos...

April 2008: Dr. Daniel Mahoney (Assumption College), "Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn and Modern Russia." Photos...

April 2008: Precious Buxton (Kentucky Wesleyan College), "Rwanda Now." Photos...

September 2008: Kevin Brown (English Language Fellow), "Focus on Togo." Photos...

September 2008: Dr. Andrew Buck (University of Southern Indiana), "Russia and Europe." Photos...

December 2008: Dr. Sumit Ganguly (Indiana University): "The Rise of India." Photos...

January 2009: Robert Samuelson (Washington Post and Newsweek columnist): "The Great Inflation and Its Aftermath." Photos...

February 2009: Paige Kolok (Peace Corps): "Focus in Niger" .

April 2009: Dr. Waheed Khan (Brescia University): "South Asia in the Spotlight." Photos...

September 2009: Dr. Brian Strow (Western Kentucky University): "The United States and the World Trade Organization." Photos...

October 2009: Bruno Ortiz, screening of "Rehenes" ["Hostages"]. Photos...

October 2009: Palacky University (Czech Republic) Choir

November 2009: Cathy Bailey, "The Expansion of NATO and Russian Ambitions." Photos...

February 2010: Dr. Philip Hurley and Dr. Charles Milam, "Global Outreach Haiti 2010" Photos...

March 2010: Dr. Andrew Buck, "Free Trade: Economic and Social Implications"

April 2010: Tsering Phuntsok, "Life in Dharamsala." Photos...

October 2010: James Robinson, Bowling Green International Center." Photos...