Europe in Turmoil
University of California
Immigration. Brexit. An unraveling nuclear deal with Iran. A populist surge. Trade tensions. Climate change…… The European Union and Europe in general face myriad and sometimes overwhelming challenges. Many believe the conflict between an old establishment and new challenges will define future European politics. Our guest, Dr. Isebill Gruhn, will examine the current issues, their political and economic consequences, and the prospects for the future.
An expert and widely published scholar in international politics and international law, Dr. Gruhn joined the faculty of the University of California Santa Cruz in 1969. She taught in the politics department and twice chaired the department. During her tenure she also served as Social Science Dean and Academic Vice Chancellor. Much of her work has focused on African and European Affairs with an emphasis on development politics, human rights, and international law and international institutions. Prior to teaching at UCSC she taught at Oberlin College.
Dr. Gruhn received her Ph.D. in political science from the University of California Berkeley and her M.A. in international studies from the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies, Washington, D.C. She was born in Leipzig, Germany and immigrated to the United States at the age of twelve.
- Thursday, August 22, 2019
- 11:30 am: Registration
- 11:50 am: Luncheon
- 12:45 – 2:00 pm: Program
- Caesar Salad
- Chicken Piccata with Lemon Caper Sauce
- Rice Pilaf
- Seasonal Vegetables
- Fresh Rolls and Butter
- Chef’s Choice Dessert
- Vegetarian Option: Fettucini Alfredo
- $31 for members
- $40 for guests
Reservations are due by August 18 for this August 22 event.
Refunds are not available after the due date listed above.
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