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For the Public Good Conference

With a keynote address by Ta-Nehisi Coates
Friday, March 28, 2014
10 AM - 5:30 PM
Event Oval, The Diana Center

As part of the education program’s For the Public Good lecture series, writers, activists, and scholars will reflect on issues related to the public good, such as education, healthcare, policing, and the environment. 

On Al Jazeera America, Prof. Kimberly Marten discusses Putin's Syria offer

Russia's offer to remove chemical weapons from Syria may be a win for all parties, says Barnard political science professor

For The Public Good: Democratic Citizenship & The Public Good

A photo exhibit and panel with Kimberley Johnson, Rickie Solinger, and Dorian Warren
Wednesday, March 27, 2013
6:30 PM
James Room, 4th Floor Barnard Hall

Rickie Solinger, Dorian Warren, and Kimberley Johnson discuss the legacy of Franklin Roosevelt’s epic New Deal reforms, and today’s need for similar programs to address the challenges of the 21st century. 

Prof. Xiaobo Lu on struggle of ideas amid China's leadership change

Political science professor writes of competing ideologies among China's leaders and intellectual elites.

Prof. Alexander Cooley pens op-ed for The New York Times

Central Asia expert describes how withdrawal from Afghanistan will impact the region.

Prof. Alexander Cooley on negotiating war supply routes in Central Asia

In The Washington Post, political science professor explains critical role of Uzbekistan in transporting U.S. war suppies.