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Tuesday, February 19 2019

12:00 am

Palermo, Sicily is often referred to as the "world's most conquered city," having been claimed by the Phoenicians (who called it Zyz), Greeks, Carthaginians, Romans, Moors, Normans, and Spaniards among others over 3,000 years. In the last ten years, it has been undergoing a process of "...

3:00 pm to 4:30 pm

This talk considers adolescent risk taking in various contexts, including culture, development, and social context. The talk addresses questions such as: Why do adolescents act so risky? Is adolescent risk taking inherent, or culturally-dependent? What can society do to work with high-risk youth...

6:00 pm to 7:15 pm

AGS Director Peter Feaver will lead a discussion with Ambassador Kristen Silverberg on topics of international economics and trade. Ambassador Silverberg is a Managing Director at the Institute of International Finance. She served in the George W. Bush Administration as U.S. Ambassador to the...