Center for Legislative Studies - 2014 Spring Lecture Series

"The Changing Face of the Middle East: Regional and International Crises"

"Beyond the Usual Crises: Tectonic Shifts in the Middle East"

Speaker: Dr. Jerry Pubantz, Professor of Political Science, University of North Carolina Greensboro

Thursday, March 27th, 7:30 p.m. - Curry Building Auditorium - Room 225

"Lebanon and the Changing Face of the Levant"

Speaker: Dr. Maren Milligan, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Davidson College

Wednesday, April 9th, 7:30 p.m. - School of Education - Room 118

Questions? Contact Alexandra Zaleski (

** A reception will follow each lecture***



  • International Programs Center
  • Lloyd International Honors College
  • Department of Political Science

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