- Taught by Leading Journalists, Historians, and Authors
- Focuses on Issues Behind Today’s News
- Provides a Stimulating Environment for Discussion
If you are interested in current events, these courses will allow you to gain an in-depth and more contextualized understanding of today’s critical issues. This includes historic background, when appropriate, as well as an analysis of the actors and stakeholders affecting outcomes. Join your contemporaries for lively discussion and intellectual stimulation.
Gain a deeper understanding of today’s global issues in this series that offers insights not generally available outside graduate seminars.
Examine fake news: its history, the business reasons for it, its international and domestic cultural and political impact, and its future.
This course will address key elements of current US foreign policy and its effect on global security, as well as implications for midterm elections.
This course will analyze how the Trump administration has affected intraregional strategic, political, and economic relations in the Americas.
Evaluate the new US foreign policy dynamic with regard to the new Congress, the global security landscape, and the 2020 presidential election.
Discuss whether positive developments can offset the explosive tendencies as the US, China, and Russia engage in political and economic conflict.
Examine the fundamentals of public policymaking, including how policies become reality and why certain policies succeed while others don’t.