Archive for June, 2017

An important series of workshops coming up in July at Monmouth University! Monmouth University is a private university located in West Long Branch, New Jersey.
Sessions include the following key questions:
Tuesday, July 18 at 9 a.m.

#Globalization: How have global markets evolved since 2012, and what are the most promising growth sectors in the short-to-intermediate term?
Thursday, July 20 at 1 p.m.

Islamic #Terrorism: Are big data analytics sufficient to the task of national security? How can machine intelligence pose both new solutions and new problems?
Thursday, July 27 at 9 a.m.

#Criminal #Justice: After 40 years of the War on Drugs, how can law enforcement professionals meet the challenges of a national opioid crisis without relying on mass incarceration?
Tuesday, August 1 at 1 p.m.

#Media #Literacy: Why has fake news emerged as a dominant paradigm in American media? How can communications professionals restore integrity, authority, and authenticity to social, cable, broadcast, and print media?

Organizing Committee
This is being run by Walter Greason, Dean of The Honors School at Monmouth University, Dr. Walter Greason’s research focuses on the comparative, economic analysis of slavery, industrialization, and suburbanization. His groundbreaking book, “Suburban Erasure: How the Suburbs Ended the Civil Rights Movement in New Jersey” (The Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group), won the Best Work of Non-Fiction award from the New New Jersey Studies Academic Alliance – NJSAA – NJSAA in 2014. More recently, the edited collection, The American Economy, completed with Melissa Ziobro and William Gorman in 2016) (Kendall Hunt Publishing Company Higher Education) shows the evolution of market strategies in both the public and private sectors between 1749 and 2013. This year, Dr. Greason was honored as an Institute Fellow by the National Endowment for the Humanities for his participation in the Space and Place in Africana studies initiative at Purdue University. He can be reached at: wgreason@monmouth.edu
For more information, please send email to thehonorseries@gmail.com
Register Now: “The Honors Series”
https://www.monmouth.edu/honors-series/
The #Honors #Series: #Crisis and #Resolution on a #Global #Scale

July 17 – August 1, 2017
#MonmouthUniversity