Hot Spots (Archive)

2/28/13 – La Verne Debate Team, “This House Believes that Civilian Ownership of Firearms Has Done More Harm Than Good”

11/29/12 – Dr. Julio Minoves-Triquell, “Spain at a Crossroads:  Southern Europe’s Political and Economic Conundrum”

10/25/12 – Charles Doskow, Professor of Law, “What To Do With a Pirate After You Catch Him (or Her)?”

9/20/12 – Dr. Julius Coles, “Africa in the 21st Century”

11/14/11 – La Verne Debate Team, “This House Believes That Global Warming is Fiction”

10/27/11 – Dr. Jay Jones, Dr. Robert Neher, Dr. Matthew Witt, Dr. Omid Furutan, Dr. Al Clark, “Sustainability: A Global Perspective”

9/22/11 – Dr. Issam Ghazzawi, Dr. Jason Neidleman, Dr. Yehia Mortagy, Dr. Yousef Daneshbod, “Democracy in the Middle East? Hopes and Challenges (II) The Debate Continues…”

2/24/11 – Dr. Gitty Amini, Associate Professor of Political Science, “Globalization and National Security”

10/28/10 – La Verne Debate Team, “How Sustainable Are We? The Environment vs. the Economy”

9/23/10 – Dr. Gitty Amini, Associate Professor of Political Science, “Globalization and National Security”

4/22/10 – Dr. Arun Ghandi, 2010 Benazir Bhutto and Ahmed Ispahani Lectureship, “Nonviolent Responses to Terrorism”

3/25/10 – La Verne Model United Nations, “Human trafficking in the Middle East”

11/17/09 – Dr. Omid Furutan, Assistant Professor of Management, “Immigration and Tolerance”

10/22/09 – La Verne Debate Team, “This House Believes that Illegal Immigrant Amnesty Should be Granted After a Compulsory Term of Community Service”

9/24/09 – Dr. Kenneth Marcus, Professor of History, “Why We Need to Rethink Immigration”

4/23/09 – Dr. Ahmed Ispahani, Professor of Business Administration and Ecnomics, Inaugural Lecture of the Benazir Bhutto and Ahmed Ispahani Lectureship

11/13/08 – La Verne Debate Team, “Eco-Terrorism: Are We Holding the Environment Hostage?”

10/16/08 – Dr. Richard Gelm and Dr. Janis Dietz, “Presidential Debate – McCain v. Obama (Dietz v. Gelm)”

9/25/08 – Dr. Gitty Amini, “Cold War II?  The Re-emergence of Russia and What it Means for the United States”

3/27/08 – Dr. Richard Gelm, Dr. Jack McElwee, and Dr. Jason Neidleman, “Election 2008 – A Race to Remember: Who will be President?”

10/18/07 – Dr. Jack Meek, College of Business and Public Management, “Local-Global Implications on Brazil:Notes on a Distant Proximity”

4/19/07 – La Verne Debate Team, “This House Believes that Human Rights Should Take a Backseat to Economic Development”

2/15/07 – John Linarelli, La Verne College of Law, “Might Does Not Make Right: The Rule of Law in a Time of Terrorism”

9/21/06 – Dr. Ahmed Ispahani, Department of Applied Business Sciences and Economics, University of La Verne, “The Impact of Islam on Contemporary Geopolitics”

4/18/06 – Film showing, “One Bright Shining Moment:  The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern,”  followed by Q & A by filmmaker Steven Vittoria

3/16/06 – Julius Walecki, Department of Applied Business Sciences and Economics, University of La Verne, “How Free is Free Trade? NAFTA, EU, and the Environment”