Evan R. Ward will offer his thoughts on “Olympic Rings and Ocean Dreams: Behind the Scenes in Mexico, 1968″ on Thursday, 13 March at 11:00 a.m. in 238 HRCB.
Ward is a visiting fellow at the Wheatley Institution and an associate professor of history at Brigham Young University.
He previously taught as an assistant and associate professor at the University of North Alabama, Read More…
Paulo Sotero is the next guest in this series, and his topic is “Decision Time in Brazil, and It Is Not About the World Cup: After Three Decades of Change, Now Comes the Hardest Part.” This lecture will take place on Wednesday, 12 March at 3:00 p.m. in 238 HRCB.
Sotero is the director of the Brazil Institute of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in Washington, D.C., and is an adjunct faculty member of the Elliot School of International Affairs at George Washington University.
He serves as a member of Read More…
“Trust between European Microstates and their Neighbors” will be presented by Ken Stiles on Wednesday, 12 March at noon in 238 HRCB.
Stiles is a professor of political science and the Kennedy Center’s international relations coordinator. He came to BYU in 2003 after teaching for several years at Loyola in Chicago and Bowling Green State University in Ohio.
His current research is Read More…
“Law and Religion” featuring Associate Dean Brett Scharffs will be the topic on Wednesday, 5 March at noon in 205 JRCB.
If you are thinking about law school, join us to hear BYU Law School professors address critical issues in a world of interesting fields. Pizza provided!
“Tracks in the Amazon” will be presented by Gary Neeleman on Wednesday, 5 March at 3:00 p.m. in the Education in Zion room at the JFSB.
Neeleman is the honorary consul for Brazil in Salt Lake City and the president of Neeleman International Consulting, a firm that deals with international media in Latin America, the Caribbean, Spain, Portugal, Japan, Korea, Australia, and New Zealand.
Previously, he was the executive vice president Read More…