With U.S. attention turned toward the Middle East, is Southeast Asia suffering from this disinterest? Much of the area is faced with problems of anti-government insurgency and terrorist threats, but what action should the U.S. take to counter these threats? Just how important is Southeast Asia to the security of the United States?
Praemon‘s newest analyst, Evan Mecham, looks at recent events in the area to address these and other questions in his first article. Read it and other policy analyses at www.praemon.org.
4:00 P.M., Marriott Center
"Global Gender Gaps," Gayle Tzemach Lemmon, senior fellow for Women and Foreign Policy, CFR; background reading: World Economic Forum: The Global Gender Gap Report, Women Starting Up the Middle East, 10:00–11:00 A.M., 237B HRCB, see flyer
8:00 A.M., JSB auditorium
Applications must be submitted by 11:59 P.M.; this scholarship provides stipends to students representing aims of the David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies at BYU. Learn more
Kennedy Scholars are required to serve as peer mentors.
"The Role of the Danish Monarchy in a Modern World," Lord Chamberlain Ove Ullerup, Denmark, NOON, 238 HRCB, see flyer
11:00 A.M.–2:00 P.M., Marigold Quad
NOON–3:00 P.M., Garden Court, WSC