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Nov. 28-29: ‘End of progress’ focus of philosophy talks
November 17, 2017

By Adrian Aumen, College of Arts and Sciences

PULLMAN, Wash. – The contested status of social progress and how to support it will be examined during the Frank Fraser Potter Memorial Lecture in Philosophy at Washington State University, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 29, in Todd 216.

March 20, 23: Trump and the court, attorney general
March 9, 2017

PULLMAN, Wash. – A panel will discuss the relationship between President Donald Trump and the U.S. Supreme Court, and the state attorney general will talk about suing the president in two events hosted by the Foley Institute at Washington State University.

March 1: Populist, paranoid politics discussed
February 22, 2017

PULLMAN, Wash. – Reasons for the rise of populist and paranoid politics will be presented by Washington State University professor Cornell Clayton at noon Wednesday, March 1, in Bryan Hall 308 as part of the Foley Institute coffee and politics series. Pizza will be served.

Feb. 14: Professor considers Trump foreign policy
February 9, 2017

PULLMAN, Wash. – A Washington State University political scientist who has written about presidential personalities and leadership styles will discuss those of President Donald Trump that are pertinent to foreign policy at noon Tuesday, Feb. 14, in Bryan Hall 308 as part of the WSU Foley Institute coffee and politics series.

Feb. 7: Ecological history of Coke capitalism discussed
January 30, 2017

PULLMAN, Wash. – Environmental historian Bart Elmore will discuss his international journey to document the ecological footprint of the Coca-Cola Co., and his subsequent book, “Citizen Coke: The Making of Coca-Cola Capitalism,” at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 7, in the CUB ballroom.

Trump presidency focus of WSU politics series Feb. 1, 6
January 17, 2017

By Adriana Aumen, College of Arts & Sciences

PULLMAN, Wash. – Donald Trump’s presidency will be discussed by experts in U.S. politics during a series of free, public events at Washington State University Wednesday, Feb. 1, and Monday, Feb. 6. Topics will include America’s changing electoral landscape, conspiracy theories, the media and race politics.