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Spring 2020 “Contemporary Issues in Security and Resilience Studies” Speaker Series

Series Presented by Northeastern University’s Center for International Affairs and World Cultures, the Northeastern Humanities Center, and the Department of Political Science

6:00 – 7:30 p.m.

All talks to take place in 909 Renaissance Park, Northeastern University, 1135 Tremont Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115

RSVPs encouraged.

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

 “When the Lines Blur: Resiliency in a Connected World”

Richard M. “Dick” Lake

Vice President, Security Services, Booz Allen

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Tuesday, February 18, 2020

“Considering the Last Mile Problem in Food System Resilience”

Christopher Bosso

Professor of Public Policy; Associate Director, School of Public Policy and Urban Affairs, Northeastern University

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Tuesday, March 17, 2020 

“American Dunkirk: Improvising Disaster Response”

Tricia Wachtendorf

Professor, Sociology and Criminal Justice; Director, Disaster Research Center, University of Delaware

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Tuesday, April 14, 2020

“Multiple Forms of Resilience Concerning Per- and Polyfluorinated Alkyl Substances (PFAS)”

Phil Brown

University Distinguished Professor of Sociology and Health Sciences; Director, Social Science Environmental Health Research Institute, Northeastern University

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