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July 9, 2013 - July 11, 2013

2013 Summer Teacher Institute

This interdisciplinary 3-day institute explored the challenges involved in understanding and responding to natural disasters around the globe.

May 2, 2013

A Death in the Lucky Holiday Hotel

Wenguang Huang discussed the Bo Xilai scandal.

April 22, 2013

The Real North Korea: Life and Politics in the Failed Stalinist Utopia

Professor Andrei Lankov discussed life and politics in contemporary North Korea.

April 20, 2013

Teaching About Islam in Global Perspective

A full-day educator workshop to clarify and enhance discussion of Islam and Muslims in world history, world geography or world religions courses.

April 15, 2013

Money and Sustainability: The Missing Link or Why We Need a Monetary Ecosystem

Dr. Stefan Brunnhuber discussed the system of central banks and argued for a "monetary ecosystem" of multiple currencies.

April 11, 2013

Above the Din of War: Afghans Speak About Their Lives, Their Country, and Their Future-and Why America Should Listen

Journalist Peter Eichstaedt described his encounters with Afghans from all walks of life, and what we can learn from them.

April 9, 2013 - May 21, 2013

Naturalizing Disaster: Nature, Vulnerability, and Social History

PGE presents a three-part lecture series examining the dynamic between nature, dislocation, and communities in an increasingly vulnerable world.

February 25, 2013

Legitimate Target: A Criteria Based Approach to Targeted Killing

Amos Guiora, S.J. Quinney College of Law, University of Utah

February 19, 2013

Market Imaginary

Film Screening and Discussion

February 12, 2013

Extractive Industries: Global Goods, Local Costs

A discussion with two Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting grantees.