- 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.
This course will cover the current conditions facing multiple minority groups and other vulnerable populations worldwide, including in the US.
The course will consider visions of the US role in the world from a variety of official Washington perspectives, and the global reaction and response.
Examine in detail how LGBT issues have evolved and how they have been addressed at the UN and in other international forums.
Acquire the skills needed to track and measure a nonprofit organization’s impact, including knowledge of Google Analytics and AdWords.
Gain an in-depth understanding of the application of negotiation.
Discuss the US positioning with long-term allies, and assess how the Trump world view has affected, or will affect, alignments in the Americas.
Examine how the Trump administration communicates key global policies and how these messages are covered abroad.
Discuss how the Trump administration will affect security, economic, and environmental policies, as well as relations with other nations.
This course will discuss the impact that significant changes to the leadership of several key nations around the world will have on global affairs.