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2016-17 Schedule
 

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Here are the first programs coming Up in September.

Wed., Sept. 14
AR Breakfast
Dr. Andrew C. Kuchins
Ctr. for Eurasian, Russian
  & E. European Studies,
  Georgetown University
"What Went Wrong in the US-
  Russian Relationship &
  Can we Fix it?"
SYC
7-9 aM

  Wed., Sept. 21
 
Great Decisions
  Dr. John Entelis
 
Assoc. Dir., Middle East
    Studies Program,
    Fordham University

  "Middle East Alliances"
 
Norwalk Library
  7 PM


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AMBASSADORS' ROUNDTABLE BREAKFAST - Wednesday, September 14

   
 


Dr. Andrew C. Kuchins


 

Senior Fellow, Center for Eurasian, Russian &
 

East European Studies, Georgetown University
 

 
 

"What Went Wrong in the US-Russian

Relationship and Can We Fix It?"
 

Dr. Andrew Kuchins has previously held senior positions at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, and the
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, as well as teaching and research positions at Stanford University, the University of California at Berkeley, and the
Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies.
 

He is the author and editor of of 6 books, including The Russia Balance Sheet
(With Anders Aslund, 2009, and Russia After the Fall, 2002, and more than
100 academic articles, book chapters, reports, and op-eds. He is currently working
on a manuscript entitled "25 Years of U.S.-Russia Relations: What Should We
have Learned?". He regularly consults with U.S. government agencies and
officials, foreign policymakers, and business about developments in Russia and
Eurasia, and is regularly called upon for commentary and analysis by leading U.S.
and foreign media.

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Stamford Yacht Club
 Coffee Available:  7:00 AM
Breakfast:  7:30 AM
Presentation:  8 AM
Adjourn:  9 AM

AR Members:  No Charge
Guests of AR Members:  $35
General Public:  $50
  

 

 

 
 

GREAT DECISIONS - Wednesday, September 21

 

 

Dr. John Entelis


Assoc. Director, Middle East Studies Program,

Fordham University

  


 

"Middle East Alliances"

 

Dr. John Entelis is Professor of Political Science and Associate Director of the
Middle East Studies Program at Fordham University. He received his PhD
from NYU and studied Arabic in Cairo, Harvard and Princeton. He has been
awarded several Fulbright awards including a U.S. Department of Education
Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Fellowship to conduct
research in Lebanon, a Senior Fulbright Professorship at the University of Algiers
and one at the University of Tunis, and a Fulbright Regional Research Award to Morocco, Algeria, and Tunisia.

 

Professor Entelis is the author or coauthor of numerous scholarly publications on
the comparative and international politics of the Middle East and North Africa
including Algeria: The Revolution Institutionalized, Culture and Counterculture
 in Moroccan Politics, State and Society in Algeria
, and Islam, Democracy,
and the State in North Africa
. Dr. Entelis is former president of the American
Institute for Maghrib Studies (AIMS) and former editor-in-chief of its scholarly
journal, The Journal of North African Studies.

 

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