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Wednesday, October 29, 2008 to Friday, December 5, 2008

PHOTOGRAPHY AND TEXT BY LACHLYN SOPER

In February 2008, I had the opportunity to visit Iran as part of a year-long dispatch in the Middle East. With the attention given to Iran’s nuclear ambitions and often fiery rhetoric, I thought it would be illuminating to see the nation for myself. What I saw was a vibrant and modern Persia that...

Wednesday, October 29, 2008 to Friday, December 12, 2008

PHOTOGRAPHY AND TEXT BY RACHEL STEINBERG

This essay tells the story of an outsider looking in on the daily lives of Burmese refugees. These refugees risked their lives to cross from Burma to Thailand to live in Mae Lah and Tham Hin UN refugee camps (run by the International Organization of Migration). I have met adolescents who crossed...

Monday, October 27, 2008 to Friday, December 12, 2008

The Woodrow Wilson School and the Educational Testing Service collaborate on a photo essay on achievement gaps in New Jersey’s 30 Abbott School Districts. The photography of Randall Hagadorn illustrates the continuing challenges we face to give every child an opportunity for an equal education.

Randall Hagadorn has been a professional...

Thursday, October 23, 2008 (All day)

"Liberals and Libertarians: Common Ground or Separate Agendas?" will be the subject of a panel discussion at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 23, held at the Woodrow Wilson School in Dodds Auditorium, Robertson Hall, on the Princeton University campus.

Panelists will include a mix of self-described liberals and libertarians, including:...

Tuesday, October 21, 2008 (All day)

The Woodrow Wilson School will host a public panel discussion titled "Human Evidence: The War in Iraq" at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, October 21, in Dodds Auditorium, Robertson Hall, on the Princeton University campus.

Panel discussants include Susan L. Burke, litigator for Abu Ghraib torture victims and co-founder of the law firm Burke O’Neil...

Friday, October 17, 2008 (All day)

The Woodrow Wilson School's Policy Research Institute for the Region will co-host the third and final event in their series "The Health Enterprise in New Jersey: Education, Access, Quality & Research," on Friday, October 17, from 8:15 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. in Dodds Auditorium,...

Tuesday, October 14, 2008 (All day)

Steve Coll, President and CEO of the New America Foundation, and staff writer for The New Yorker, will present a public talk titled "The Bin Ladens: An Arabian Family in the American Century," at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, October 14 in Dodds Auditorium, Robertson Hall, on the Princeton University campus.

Coll became a staff writer for...

Tuesday, October 7, 2008 (All day)

A panel discussion titled "The 2008 Presidential Election: Can the State Polls be Trusted?" will be held at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, October 7, in Dodds Auditorium, Robertson Hall, on the Princeton University campus.

Panelists will include Christopher Achen, the Woodrow Wilson School’s Roger Williams Straus Professor of Social Sciences and...

Tuesday, October 7, 2008 (All day)

William Maley, Director of the Asia-Pacific College of Diplomacy at Australian National University, will present a talk titled "What is New About the New Diplomacy?" at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, October 7, in Bowl 016, Robertson Hall, on the Princeton University campus.

Dr. William Maley is Professor and Director of the...

Monday, October 6, 2008 (All day)

Burns Strider, former Senior Advisor and Director of Faith Outreach to Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton, and founder and principal at the Eleison Group, LLC, will present a public talk titled "Left Behind... In the Culture Wars of 2008: Evangelicals, Culture and the Politics of Moose Hunters, Community Organizers and Family Values" at 4:30 p.m....

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