Dr. John Parker will give a presentation, “Russia, Iran, and the Nuclear Issue: A Quarter Century of Twists and Turns,” on Thursday, October 28, 7pm (Combs 237). Dr. Parker is Visiting Research Fellow at the Institute for National Strategic Studies at the National Defense University. His most recent book is Persian Dreams: Moscow and Tehran Since the Fall of the Shah. This event is sponsored by the Russian Club, the Department of History and American Studies, and the Department of Political Science and International Affairs.
On Monday, October 18th, Richard John, professor in the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, will present a lecture entitled “James Monroe and the Communications Revolution in the Early Republic.” This event is free to all comers and begins at 7 p.m. in the Great Hall at the University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg, Va (click here for a campus map). Reception to follow.