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Past Events

Majlis Presents: Repairing Our Democratic Institutions with CO Attorney General Phil Weiser

On January 26, 2021, ICRS hosted Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser for its winter Majlis event. Attorney General Weiser spoke about the need to address the deep political divisions within the United States today. Korbel School Dean Fritz Mayer moderated the event.

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Using Big Data to Inform Decision making on COVID 19 in Colombia w/ Professor Alejandro Feged

On November 12, 2020, the ICRS Latin America Center (LAC) hosted a lecture by Professor Alejandro Feged of the Universidad del Rosario in Bogotá, Colombia. Professor Feged discussed his framework for using big data to track and respond to COVID-19 outbreaks in Colombia.

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Majlis Presents: "How Democracies Die" with Steve Levitsky

On October 28, 2020, just days before the U.S. presidential election, the ICRS Center for Middle East Studies hosted Steven Levitsky, professor at Harvard University and co-author of the bestselling book "How Democracies Die" (2018).

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The 2020 Nobel Peace Prize: An Expert Appraisal

On October 9, 2020, Berit Reiss-Andersen, Chairwoman of the Norwegian Nobel Committee, announced the United Nations World Food Programme as this year's winner of the Nobel Peace Prize. That same day in Denver, the Korbel Institute for Comparative and Regional Studies hosted a panel discussion on the history of the prize and its implications.

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Portraits of Afro-Costarican Citizenship, 1927-1963 w/Professor Diana Senior-Angulo


On October 8, 2020, the ICRS Latin America Center (LAC) hosted a lecture by Professor Diana Senior-Angulo on the social and political outcomes of the quest for citizenship undertaken by the Afro-Caribbean population in Costa Rica between 1927 and 1963. Dr. Senior-Angulo and LAC Director Oliver Kaplan also discuss the wider context of Afro-Caribbean political movements and its connections to antiracist struggles worldwide today.

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