Register at ALWAC.org for this lively discussion series which features excellent readings and expert, local seminar leaders. The fee ($30 member /$40 guest) includes an excellent booklet of readings, maps and photos, produced by the Foreign Policy Association. The program begins on 16 January and runs for 8 consecutive weeks in the most popular time (Tuesday 2 pm) to assist more people to participate. Location is 106 Bartlett Hall, behind our usual Whitley building at 231 Montgomery St.
Great Decisions 2018 sessions, with dates: issue numbers, "topics" and speakers
January 16: Issue 1, "The Waning of Pax Americana," Grant Hammond, PhD, CSAT
January 23: Issue 2, "Russia's Foreign Policy," Mark Conversino, PhD, SAASS
January 30: Issue 3, "China and America: The New Geopolitical Equation," Buck Grinter, AWC Retd.
February 6: Issue 7, "South Africa's Fragile Democracy," Steve Burgess, PhD, AWC
February 13: Issue 5, "Turkey: A Partner in Crisis," Dave Sorenson, PhD, AWC
February 20: Issue 8, "Global Health: Progress and Challenges," Col. Paul Nelson, MD, AWC
February 27: Issue 4, "Media and Foreign Policy," Jeremy Lewis, PhD, Huntingdon
March 6: Issue 6, "US Global Engagement and the Military," Grant Hammond, PhD, CSAT