Oct 2016

21 Oct 2016


CERIS Educators Book Forum

Friday, October 21, 2016 - 5:00pm to 8:45pm
Seton Hill University
Sponsored By: 
CERIS, Seton Hill University

Join educators for an informative and lively discussion on a A Sultan in Palermo by Tariq Ali. "Rich in detail and character, reviving memories of Arab and Jewish lives that should never have been forgotten" La Republica.
Dr. Joseph Heim, Professor of History, CALU will lead the discussion.

Dinner from 5 - 6:30 PM, Dining Hall, Administration Building, Seton Hill University
Discussion 6:30 - 8 PM, Reeves Memorial library, or at your computer

Elaine Linn, eel58@pitt.edu

27 Oct 2016


What costs $700 million a year and accomplishes nothing - a discussion of peacekeeping in the Middle East

Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Katz 241 at the University Park campus of Penn State
Sponsored By: 
Penn State University School of International Affairs

Come join Ambassador Dennis Jett (Ret.), Ph.D., Professor of International Affairs, for a discussion on the efficacy of peacekeeping in the Middle East.

27 Oct 2016


From Other To Us: How We Can Build More Welcoming Communities

Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Kelly Strayhorn Theater, 5941 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA, 15206

Join us for a community forum that will explore national trends in immigrant integration and discuss the good work that’s being done locally to support our immigrant communities. Keynote speaker Felicia Escobar, Special Assistant to President Obama for Immigration Policy, will bring her insight to the wide range of welcoming work that’s happening in communities across the country, before a panel discussion will shift the focus of the discussion to local best practices.