Free and open to the public. First come, first seated. 6:00 pm Light Refreshments; 6:30 pm Program On October 31, 1517, Martin Luther nailed his 95 Theses to the cathedral door in Wittenberg, sparking the Protestant Reformation. In light of that anniversary, the AU community will be embarking on a nine-week reflection on the significance of that event for our world. This SOC portion of …more
Dr. Cynthia Miller-Idriss, Program Director of the International Training and Education Program in the School of Education will give a book talk on her latest publication, The Extreme Gone Mainstream:Commercialization and Far Right Youth Culture in Germany.
The February 2017 GEF takes up the pressing issue of when free speech becomes hate speech in the U.S. and in overseas settings. When can and should universities prohibit speakers from coming to campus? How should campuses balance constitutional and legal issues with university policies? How do these issues in Turkey, Germany, the U.K. or France differ from what has been happening on U.S. …more