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All Fearrington GREAT DECISIONS programs are free and open to all Fearrington and Galloway Ridge residents and their guests.

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09/2005

Poverty

UNC Professor

10/2005

Poverty

Allan Smith

11/2005

Taiwan-Chinese Relations

Li-ling Hsia

12/2005

Iraq

Curt Jones

 

 

 

01/2006

Failed Nation States

Frank Crigler

02/2006

Turkey

Michael Cotter

03/2006

Nuclear Weapons

Alex Roland

04/2006

Pandemics

Phil Burke

05/2006

U.S. Future Role

Mickey West

09/2006

Brazil

A. Poihera-Poyastro

10/2006

Past Political Conventions

Walt Mears

11/2006

Storytelling in Mid-East

John Maier

12/2006

Vatican-US Relations

Michael Hornblow

 

 

 

01/2007

Kosovo,Bosnia, Yugosla.

Robert Jenkins

02/2007

Climate Change

Peter Robinson

03/2007

Global War on Terror

John Moellering

04/2007

A World Fit for Children

David Haxton

05/2007

Central Asia

Michael Cotter

09/2007

US State Department

Renee M. Earle

10/2007

War Crimes

Michael Struett

11/2007

Immigration

Linda Stryker

12/2007

Foreign Cleric/Policy

Sam Wells

 

 

 

01/2008

Effects of Atomic Bombs

Charles Waldren

02/2008

Talking to the Enemy

Michael Cotter

03/2008

Russia: Where headed?

David Griffiths

04/2008

Conflict Relief

Peter Maki

05/2008

Iraq Medical

Dr. Jim Lea

09/2008

European Union

David Griffiths

10/2008

Global Health

Margaret Bentley

11/2008

Middle East Tension

Akram Khater

12/2008

Habitat for Humanity Int’l

Mary Ellen Taylor

 

 

 

01/2009

Hostage – Iran

Cortlandt Barnes

02/2009

Cuba

Lars Schoultz

03/2009

Global Financial Crisis

Stanley Black

04/2009

Global Food Crisis

Guy Baird

05/2009

American Grand Strategy

Peter Feaver

09/2009

American Grand Strategy

Richard Kohn

10/2009

East Asia

Louisa Kilgroe

11/2009

Astronomy

Fred Chaffee

12/2009

World Music

Marzanna Poplawska

 

 

 

01/2010

Prospects for ME Peace

Gehardt Weinberg

02/2010

International Migration

Niklaus Steiner

03/2010

Mexico and Canada

Steve Kelly

04/2010

Arctic

Lada Kochtcheeva

05/2010

Darfur

Sarah Lischer

09/2010

Politics of Foreign Aid

Timothy McKeown

10/2010

Knowing Elie Wiesel

Martha Hauptman

11/2010

Homegrown Terrorism

David Schanzer

12/2010

Venezuela & Brazil

Patrick Duddy

 

 

 

01/2011

India

Jay Swaninathan

02/2011

National Security

Joseph Caddel

03/2011

Attitudes toward War

Christopher Gelpi

04/2011

China: A Global Player

G Clinton & D Kahler

05/2011

The Truth Deficit

Tony Oberschall

10/2011

Rembrandt

Hans Hageman

11/2011

Health Schemes

Stephen Barrett

12/2011

Afghanistan/Pakistan

Michael Cotter

     
01/2012 Arab Spring Prof.Akram Khater
02/2012 Afghanistan William Lucas / Diplomat in Residence
03/2012 Impeachment Alan Baron, JD
04/2012 American Economic Competitiveness Prof. Peter A. Coclones
05/2012 The EU and EURO Hans Hageman
09/2012 No Program     ----    ----    ---
10/2012 Political Change: Creeping Right Prof. George Lankevich
11/2012 Analysis of the 2012 Elections Prof. William Leuchtenburg
12/2012 Origins of WWI: Revisited/Revised Prof. Sam Williamson
For Details on Each of the 2012 Great Decisions Programs, Click Here for Complete 2012 Program Notes.