Iraq, Libya, and Crisis! Summer 2016 with former Chief of Staff to Colin Powell; State Department attorney
Our final case study of the summer is a blockbuster that allowed our students to showcase much of the knowledge and many of the skills they have gained this summer. Everything in the week pushed the students toward an intense cumulative SEGL tradition: a four-hour crisis simulation in which each student played a role in the Executive Branch.
Ethics Mash-up: Rwanda, Israelis and Palestinians, and The Second Amendment (with a side of Marco Rubio)
Our Summer Institute days pack a powerful punch, and recent domestic and international events have heightened our purpose here. In the last week and a half we have confronted three complicated cases and visited with a former NRA President, the Executive Director of a leading gun control group, a former Assistant Secretary of State, genocide survivors, a former lead Palestinian negotiator, and President Bush’s lead Middle East advisor.
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Our first week is in the books and it was jam-packed! Already we have launched our first two case studies, taken time out to see a blockbuster art exhibit, and learned a new sport.Read More