The U.S. policy in handling the drug war has centered on the Mérida Initiative and, more recently, Beyond Mérida. Are these policies enough, or should the U.S. adopt policies that focus more on the demand for drugs domestically and the rule of law in countries of interest?
Praemon guest writer Cody Knudsen analyzes U.S. policy options and offers recommendations for future courses of action.
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“The Asian Century: Australia's Experience and Strategic Opportunities for America,” former Prime Minister of Australia Julia Gillard, currently chair of the board of the Global Partnership for Education, Wednesday, 17 September 11:00 A.M., Utah Museum of Fine Arts auditorium, SLC
"The Meaning of the Welfare State: The Welfare State Debate and Danish Literature," Lasse Horne Kjældgaard, director, The Society for Danish Language and Literature in Copenhagen, NOON, 238 HRCB, flyer
"CIA Info Session | Clandestine Services/Analytical Section," representatives will share career opportunities with the CIA, 2:00 P.M., 238 HRCB, flyer
11:00 A.M.–2:00 P.M., Marigold Quad; join us for a celebration of study abroad opportunities, talk to program directors and students who have returned from the programs, enter to win prizes, including free international airfare.
"Telling a Korean Family History," Eugene Y. Park, Korea Foundation Associate Professor of History, 2:00 P.M., 238 HRCB, flyer
"Career Reflections: The Judiciary," Thomas B. Griffith, Federal judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, 4:00 P.M., 238 HRCB, flyer
"The Impact of Technology on International Security and Geopolitics," Jared Cohen, adjunct senior fellow; background reading; "The Future of Internet Freedom," "Web Censorship: The Net is Closing in," "The Dark Side of the Digital Revolution"; 10:00 A.M., 257 HRCB, full schedule