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PressPass - December, 2014

Los Angeles Area:

WHEN: Wednesday, December 10, 2014, 5:15 pm
WHAT: Lessons from 13 Years of War
WHO: Linda Robinson, Senior International Policy Analyst at RAND
WHERE: RAND Corporation, 1776 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90401
CONTACT: rsvp@rand.org
SOURCE: http://www.rand.org/events/2014/12/10.html
 

WHEN: Friday, December 12, 2014, 12:00 pm
WHAT: Tobacco Control in Indian Country: Intersections of Culture, Science, Policy
WHO: Dr. Patricia Nez Henderson, a member of the Dine' (Navajo) tribe, serves as the Vice President for the Black Hills Center for American Indian Health
WHERE: Health Sciences Campus, Soto Street Building 301
CONTACT: 213-740-6302, aladadya@med.usc.edu
SOURCE: https://www.usc.edu/calendar/?from=12%2F12%2F2014&to=12%2F13%2F2014
 

San Francisco Bay Area:

WHEN: Monday, December 8, 2014, 11:30 am
WHAT: Risk in Cybersecurity
WHO: Marshall Kuypers, Predoctoral Science Fellow, Center for International Security and Cooperation (CISAC)
WHERE: CISAC Central Conference Room, Encina Hall, 2nd Floor, 616 Serra St., Stanford, CA 94305
CONTACT: Catherine McMillan, camcmill@stanford.edu
SOURCE: http://cisac.fsi.stanford.edu/events/risk-cybersecurity
 

WHEN: Monday, December 8, 2014, 12:00 pm
WHAT: Leveraging Technology in Turbulent Times: How to ensure security and economic growth in an unpredictable global environment
WHO: Prime Minister Taavi Roivas of the Republic of Estonia
WHERE: Green Library, Bender Room, 5th floor, Stanford University, CA 94305
CONTACT: 650-736-4724, liisi.esse@stanford.edu
SOURCE: http://events.stanford.edu/events/472/47275/
 

WHEN: Monday, December 8, 2014, 7:00 pm
WHAT: The Real Risks of Ebola
WHO: Alex Coutinho, Chair, Board of Directors, International AIDS Vaccine Initiative, former Executive Director, Infectious Diseases Institute; Jane Coyne, Director of Operations, We Care Solar, Member, Board of Directors, Medecins Sans Frontieres, USA; and Gavin Yamey, Lead, Evidence to Policy Initiative, UCSF Global Health Group
WHERE: World Affairs Council Auditorium, 312 Sutter Street, Suite 200, San Francisco, CA 94108
CONTACT: Michele Dilworth, 415-293-4600, mdilworth@worldaffairs.org
SOURCE: http://www.worldaffairs.org/events/event/28#.VIHGzU0tA2w
 

WHEN: Tuesday, December 9, 2014, 12:00 pm
WHAT: Center for International Security and Cooperation (CISAC) Seminar with Admiral Cecil D. Haney
WHO: Cecil D. Haney, USSTRATCOM
WHERE: CISAC Central Conference Room, Encina Hall, 2nd Floor, 616 Serra St., Stanford, CA 94305
CONTACT: Catherine McMillan, camcmill@stanford.edu
SOURCE: http://cisac.fsi.stanford.edu/events/cisac-seminar-admiral-cecil-d-haney
 

WHEN: Thursday, December 11, 2014, 6:30 pm
WHAT: Tunisia and the Arab Spring
WHO: Laurence Michalak, Former Vice-Chair, Center for Middle Eastern Studies, University of California, Berkeley
WHERE: Dominican University, Caleruega Dining Hall, Magnolia at Palm Avenue, San Rafael, CA
CONTACT: Michele Dilworth, 415-293-4600, mdilworth@worldaffairs.org
SOURCE: http://www.worldaffairs.org/events/event/1384#.VIHJCU0tA2w
 

WHEN: Thursday, December 11, 2014, 3:30 pm
WHAT: Beyond Emboldenment: The Effects of Nuclear Weapons on State Foreign Policy
WHO: Mark Bell, Harvard University
WHERE: Center for International Security and Cooperation (CISAC) Central Conference Room, Encina Hall, 2nd Floor, 616 Serra St., Stanford, CA 94305
CONTACT: Catherine McMillan, camcmill@stanford.edu
SOURCE: http://cisac.fsi.stanford.edu/events/beyond-emboldenment-effects-nuclear-weapons-state-foreign-policy