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How Coal Made the Middle East and Spread Global Carbonization

From  Becky Parnian on June 5th, 2020 0 likes 108 plays

The Forgotten War: Yemen’s Regional Crisis in the Midst of a Global Pandemic

This talk will address some of the contemporary issues in Yemen such as the ongoing humanitarian crisis, the Southern Transitional Council in Aden, Houthi negotiations, the Riyadh Agreement, the…

From  Broadcast Broadcast Center Staff on May 18th, 2020 0 likes 60 plays

COVID-19 Public Health & THE ECONOMY IN THE GULF STATES

From  Becky Parnian on May 7th, 2020 0 likes 86 plays

Oil, Labor and the Making of the Iranian Revolution

Just as sugar defined the 18th century, and cotton and coal the 19th century, oil has been the defining commodity of the 20th century. Its historical, as well as its contemporary role in forging…

From  Becky Parnian on May 7th, 2020 0 likes 28 plays

COVID-19 Management and the Economic Crisis in Iran

From  Becky Parnian on April 28th, 2020 0 likes 201 plays

Mexico's 2018 Elections: Elections, Violence, and Corruption Panel

Javier Aparicio, Guillermo Trejo, Moderator: Maria Inclan

From  PL Latin American Studies on April 19th, 2018 0 likes 2 plays

Saudi Arabia and Iran: Building Understanding for Improved Ties

Dr. Banafsheh Keynoush, foreign policy advisor, explains the often misunderstood relations between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the Islamic Republic of Iran. With current tensions often primarily…

From  Broadcast Broadcast Center Staff on December 6th, 2016 0 likes 68 plays

The Importance of Carbon Burial in Electricity Generation

Michael Celia *83, Theodora Shelton Pitney Professor of Environmental Studies, Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, and Chair for the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering,…

From  Alumni Education on November 17th, 2013 0 likes 9 plays