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February 7, 2018

Economics
Play Google sign A Conversation With Google's Hal Varian

The Robert B. Menschel Economics Symposium generates critical thinking about the consequences of herd mentality behavior in global economics.

February 5, 2018

Terrorism and Counterterrorism
Play a U.S. Counterterrorism Strategy: Next Steps for the State Department *Test Edit*

Ambassador Nathan A. Sales discusses U.S. counterterrorism initiatives and developments to the UN Security Council Resolution on Foreign Terrorist Fighters. *Test Edit*

April 13, 2012

Education
Former President Bill Clinton in a recent speech (Fredy Builes/Courtesy Reuters President Bill Clinton on Inequality, Exports, and America's Future

Former President Bill Clinton has always had an impressive ability to explain complicated issues in a way that leaves his audience thinking, “duh, of course”--even if they’d never quite had the same …

May 3, 2012

Education
Starbucks "Create Jobs for USA" wristband. (seanmcmenemy/flickr) Starbucks, Charity, and Job Creation: An Odd Mix That Could Actually Work

I am rarely surprised when I go to Starbucks. The coffee is always about the same (good), and the menu of pastry items is thoroughly predictable (and not so good). But the other day, amidst the CDs a…

June 15, 2016

United States
United States Army soldiers stand before the start of the Army's 237th anniversary celebrations at Times Square in New York Belated Birthday Wishes to the United States Army!

Yesterday the United States Army celebrated its 241st birthday. Alas, while I wrote out my birthday wishes I failed to post them. (Yes, I have been known to write cards and forget to send them.) But …