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Tuesday, April 9 2019

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

In this talk, Susan Dynarski explores troubling increases in inequality in educational attainment and achievement. Potential explanations are examined, as well as promising, evidence-based policies to shrink the divide.

Dynarski is a professor of public policy, education and economics at...

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

Award-winning journalist Óscar Martínez will talk about his latest book, "El Niño de Hollywood: Cómo Estados Unidos y El Salvador Moldearon a Un Sicario en la Mara Salvatrucha 13" (The Hollywood Kid: The Violent Life and Violent Death of an MS-13 Hitman), gangs in Central America, and the role...

5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

The usual way to discuss human evolution is by proceeding from the general (nature, biological and non-) to the particular (humans). Because 'the usual' has run its course, Dr. Bejan will begin with everything that lives around and inside of us. He will show that if we question our lives as...

5:30 pm to 6:45 pm

AGS Director Peter Feaver will join Mr. McCabe in a conversation based around his new book, The Threat: How the FBI Protects America in the Age of Terror & Trump.

McCabe is a former FBI agent and attorney who served as the Deputy Director of the FBI from February 2016 to January 2018...