Program

Events

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The Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellowship 20th Anniversary Summit

June 28, 2010 // 9:00am12:30pm
Brian O'Donnell, Program Manager, U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Workforce Development for Teachers and Scientists; Vance Ablott, Executive Director, Triangle Coalition for Science and Technology Education; Ed Potosnak, Congressional Candidate, teacher, and small business owner from New Jersey; Art Lebofsky, President of Science Education Services, retired Science/Math District Coordinator; Luke Laurie, RoboChallenge Director, Robotics and Science Teacher, Santa Maria, California; Lynn Campbell, NBCT, AEA Science Consultant in Iowa; Mike Lach, Special Assistant for STEM Education, U.S. Department of Education; Jodi Peterson, Assistant Executive Director Legislative and Public Affairs, National Science Teachers Association, Co-Chair, STEM Education Coalition; Kristina Peterson, 5th Grade Math and Science Teacher, Seattle; Kent Hughes, Director Program on America and the Global Economy, Woodrow Wilson Center
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The Betrayal of American Prosperity: Free Market Delusions, America's Decline, and How We Must Compete in the Post-Dollar Era

May 25, 2010 // 3:00pm5:00pm
Clyde Prestowitz Founder and President, Economic Strategy Institute; Moderator Kent Hughes, Director, Program on America and the Global Economy
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Saving Capitalism: Keeping America Strong

March 17, 2010 // 3:00pm4:30pm
Pat Choate Author and Director, Manufacturing Policy Project; Moderator Kent Hughes, Director, Program on America and the Global Economy
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National Standards: Raising the Bar for Global Opportunity

March 02, 2010 // 2:00pm4:00pm
Arundhati Jayarao, Middle and High School Chemistry and Physics, Virginia; Sarah Yue, High School Chemistry, California; Kirk Janowiak, High School Biology and Environmental Science, Indiana; Ben Van Dusen, High School Physics, Oregon; Mark Greenman, High School Physics, Massachusetts; John Moore, High School Environmental Science, New Jersey; Moderator Kent Hughes, Director, Program on America and the Global Economy
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Rx for the Schools: Preparing Teachers With the Medical School Model

February 25, 2010 // 8:00am10:00am
Camsie Matis, High School Math, New York; Nancy Spillane, High School Chemistry, Connecticut; Sue Whitsett, High School Biology, Wisconsin; Dennis Newell, Middle School Math and Science, Kansas; Tracey Edou, Middle School Math and Science, Washington; and Jonathan Davies, High School Biology, Chemistry, and Geology, Oregon. Moderated by: Kent Hughes, Director, PAGE.
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Coffee, Commerce, and Communities: Small Scale Agricultural Development in East Africa

February 05, 2010 // 8:00am10:00am
Shirin Moayyad, Director of Coffee Purchasing, Peet's Coffee and Tea; David Browning, Senior Vice President, Coffee Initiative, Technoserve; Julie A. Howard, Executive Director, Partnership to Cut Hunger and Poverty in Africa; Moderator Kent Hughes, Director, Program on America and the Global Economy, Woodrow Wilson Center
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Book Discussion: Opportunities and Obligations: New perspective on Global and U.S. Trade Policy

December 11, 2009 // 8:00am10:00am
Mark Drajem, Trade Reporter, Bloomberg News; Jason Kearns, Trade Counsel, House of Representatives Subcommittee on Trade; Terence P. Stewart, Editor, Opportunities and Obligations, and Managing Partner, Stewart and Stewart; Bruce Stokes, International Economics Columnist, National Journal; Kent Hughes, Director, Program on America and the Global Economy

Book Discussion: After the Fall: Saving Capitalism from Wall Street—and Washington

December 10, 2009 // 2:00pm4:00pm
Nicole Gelinas, Author and Senior Fellow, Manhattan Institute for Policy Research; Moderator Kent Hughes, Director, Program on America and the Global Economy

Book Discussion: The Great Creation and Destruction of Value: The Globalization Cycle

October 15, 2009 // 3:00pm5:00pm
Harold James, Professor of History and International Affairs, Princeton University.
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Book Discussion: In FED We Trust: Ben Bernanke's War on the Great Panic

September 16, 2009 // 4:00pm6:00pm
Author David Wessel, Economics Editor, The Wall Street Journal and Former Public Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center

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