Explorations for April 2018

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In March, Melissa Hanham of MIIS spoke about her work using open source materials to examine North Korea’s nuclear program.  Here’s more information about her work:
MIIS Research Paper
BBC.com story

April’s speaker will be MIIS’s Dr. Jeff Langholz, who will speak about the exciting future of water.  Read about a different aspect of his work here:
Great Plains Research journal article

Lectures at MIIS

The Center for the Blue Economy at the Middlebury Institute invites WACMB members to the Hayward Social and Environmental Justice Speakers series.  For further information click here.

Quick Update

April’s topic for the WAC/MPC Discussion Group will be “Where’s the US headed with Iran?”  Meet at 4:00 pm on Monday, April 9 in Room 101 of MPC’s Social Sciences Building.  Parking is available for $3 in lot D.

Book Reviews of Interest

While we’re on the subject of water: The Water Will Come, by Jeff Goodall, Replenish, by Sandra Postel, and The Source, by Martin Doyle

The Rohingyas: Inside Myanmar’s Genocide, by Azeem Ibrahim, and Islam and the State in Myanmar, edited by Melissa Crouch

Journey Into Europe: Islam, Immigration and Identity, by Akbar Ahmed