Human Rights in Hard Places Speaker Series: Autocratic Legalism in New Turkey
Wednesday, March 13th, 2019 | 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Human Rights in Hard Places Speaker Series: Autocratic Legalism in New Turkey

Location:
T-102 WAPPP CASON CONFERENCE ROOM
The Carr Center for Human Rights Policy is excited to announce its 2019 Speaker Series Human Rights in Hard Places, facilitated by Harvard Kennedy School Lecturer, Douglas A. Johnson. The Human Rights in Hard Places Speaker Series was formed to underscore that despite the creation of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights in 1948, vast human rights abuses are still occurring 7 decades later. We hope for this to serve as a platform for individuals to hear from the world's leading practitioners and academics in the human rights field, and to listen, question and engage.
Chinese International Students’ Networks at Elite Universities: A Comparative Study of Germany and the US
Wednesday, March 13th, 2019 | 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Chinese International Students’ Networks at Elite Universities: A Comparative Study of Germany and the US

Location:
Adolphus Busch Hall, 27 Kirkland Street at Cabot Way
In migration scholarship, the role of social networks has been well-established in people's decisions on whether to migrate and where to migrate to. Recently, international student mobility literature has shown that networks, parental aspirations and socio-economic background play an important role in an individual's study-abroad decisions.
Crisis Management Case Study Exercise: The Three Mile Island Nuclear Incident
Wednesday, March 13th, 2019 | 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Crisis Management Case Study Exercise: The Three Mile Island Nuclear Incident

Location:
Wexner 330
Join us for an interactive crisis management exercise led by Professor Herman "Dutch" Leonard. An expert in organizational leadership and crisis management, Prof. Leonard will guide attendees through the US response to the landmark 1979 incident at the Three Mile Island nuclear power plant. Participants will have the opportunity to engage in interactive analysis and decision-making on crisis communications, evacuation, and other key aspects of the case. The event will start with a brief video on the incident, so no pre-work is required. Refreshments will be provided!