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Week of April 8, 2018–April 14, 2018

  1. Apr 9

    IBGC Speaker Series Lecture: Rachel Hudson (F03), CFO, VP & Treasurer of ADM Corn Processing

    12:30 PM – 1:45 PM

    IBGC Speaker Series presents: "Creating Value, Feeding the World: Reflections on Global Agriculture & Food in the 21st Century" Featuring Rachel Hudson (F03) CFO, VP & Treasurer and ADM Corn Processing --------- Monday, April 9th, 2018 12:15 pm  - 2:00 pm Mugar 200 Rachel D. Hudson serves as CFO of ADM Corn Processing. Hudson joined ADM in 2002 and has held leadership positions in the company's finance, treasury and commodity-trading functions in the U.S., Brazil, Germany and Switzerland. In addition to her treasury role, she will continue to serve as chief financial officer for the company's Corn division. Previously, she was chief financial officer for the company's South American businesses. Based in São Paulo, she oversaw finance, treasury, credit, controlling, IT, shared services, and commodity trade execution and administration for the region. Hudson holds a bachelor's degree from Colgate University and a master's degree in International Law and Diplomacy with a concentration in finance and banking from The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University in Medford, Massachusetts. ******* For additional information, please contact: Tanya Halvorsen  IBGC Program Coordinator *******

  2. Apr 9

    CIERP Research Seminar: Technological Learning in Low-Carbon Innovation Policy

    12:30 PM – 1:45 PM

    A CIERP Research Seminar with Abhishek Malhotra

  3. Apr 9

    Fletcher Reads the Newspaper: #MeToo

    5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

    Join us on Monday, April 9 at 5:30pm for the next “Fletcher Reads the Newspaper” event where we’ll bring the conversation into focus on #MeToo and examine this now global movement through a uniquely Fletcher lens, namely, what is the different sectors’ – business, academia, NGOs, governments, military – role in setting precedent and championing change? Come and be prepared to join the conversation!

  4. Apr 9

    What Future for the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict? Conversation with Dr. Salam Fayyad, Former Prime Minister of the Palestinian Authority

    5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

    Salam Fayyad is an economist and former prime minister of the Palestinian Authority.

  5. Apr 10

    Fletcher CliffsNotes: North Korea

    12:30 PM – 1:45 PM

    A 101 discussion about the Democratic People's Republic of Korea with Professor Sung-Yoon Lee.

  6. Apr 10

    Who Decides How Change Happens? Theories of Change, Learning Agendas and the Politics of MEL

    1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

    Two M&E professionals from Oxfam will speak on theories of change, learning agendas and the politics of MEL.

  7. Apr 10

    Victoria Nuland: The Evolving Russia Challenge

    5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

    Please join the Russia and Eurasia Program for a lecture by Victoria Nuland on "The Evolving Russia Challenge." She will talk about her time in the U.S. government and the current approach of the Trump administration to Russia policy. Attendance is by registration only.

  8. Apr 10

    Product Design & Strategy Workshop

    5:30 PM – 6:30 PM

    Come learn product design & strategy skills; hear a critique of the Fletcher Forum website from an industry expert; and ask your questions! The workshop will be led by Dan Maccarone, a Senior Murrow Center Fellow. Limits spots - please sign up at the Eventbrite link!

  9. Apr 11

    Fletcher CliffsNotes: The (un)Frozen Conflict on Nagorno Karabakh

    12:30 PM – 1:45 PM

    This week's lecture will feature a 101 discussion about the (un)frozen Conflict on Nagorno Karabakh. Tavitian Scholars Viktr Yengibaryan and Mariam Ayvazyan will discuss the status quo of the conflict and peacebuilding efforts by US, Russia, and France.

  10. Apr 11

    Navigating the Swamp: Lessons from 20 Years in Washington's Middle East Policies

    12:30 PM – 2:00 PM

    Hussein Ibish will discuss how a career in Washington on Middle Eastern topics can be successfully built, and how and why, despite all the knowledge and experience available on these topics, US foreign policy seemingly invariably misses the mark in the Arab world. He'll explain lessons learned about dealing with other think tanks and NGOs, academia, the government, and media at the highest levels. He'll also discuss what his experiences demonstrate about how the policy-framing conversation in Washington often fails to recognize the core realities and pitfalls confronting US Middle East policy. Dr. Ibish will provide rare insights on how Washington works (or doesn't) on Middle East issues, what careers can be built in that field, and what lessons can be drawn from 20 years of maneuvering in the DC swamp.

  11. Apr 11

    Gender and Military Operational Effectiveness: A NATO Perspective

    2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

    Andrea Goldstein will share her perspective on her work applying her military experience and Fletcher education in Gender and Human Security, including her recent experience as both a student and instructor at the NATO Gender Advisor course in Sweden.

  12. Apr 11
  13. Apr 11

    The Greek Economy and the Euro: The Way Forward

    5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

    Lecture on the Greek Economy and the Euro, given by Professor George Alogoskoufis Chair in Hellenic and European Studies.

  14. Apr 11

    Fletcher Feast

    7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

    Fletcher students sign up to host fellow Fletchies, randomly assigned, for a dinner in their home.

  15. Apr 12

    Tech@Fletcher and Hitachi Speaker Series Present: Miranda Bogen on Governing Automated Decisions

    12:30 PM – 1:30 PM

    Miranda will be speaking on her new work on governing automated decisions. Automated decisions increasingly mediate civic life: algorithms screen immigrants, allocate social services, review resumes, and determine what information is in our social media feeds.

  16. Cancelled

    Apr 12

    Religious Freedom in Turkey and the European Court of Human Rights

    12:30 PM – 1:45 PM

    Join the Fletcher Initiative on Religion, Law & Diplomacy for a discussion with Dr. Dilek Kurban on religious pluralism and freedom in Turkey and the European Court of Human Rights jurisprudence, including the legacy of Kurdish legal mobilization in Strasbourg in encouraging religious minorities to litigate their grievances before the ECtHR.

  17. Apr 12

    Making Migration Safe, Orderly and Regular: Multilateralism With a Purpose

    5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

    Ambassador Juan José Gómez-Camacho, Permanent Representative to the United Nations, will discuss the latest draft of the United Nations Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration. The Ambassador is co-facilitator of intergovernmental consultations and negotiations on issues related to the Global Compact. Reception to Follow.

  18. Apr 12

    Edtech in Emerging Markets

    5:45 PM – 8:00 PM

    The Fletcher Tech4Good Initiative in partnership with the Tech@Fletcher and Boston Edtech Meetup groups will hold a panel discussion on ‘EdTech in Emerging Markets.’ Panelists: Roger Berry, CEO Fullbridge Nicholas Java, Principal Tyton Partners Toni Maravigilia, Cofounder Eneza Education Panel discussion will be followed by networking session with Boston edtech professional and dinner.

  19. Apr 12

    Charles Francis Adams Lecture Series: Former Congressmen Patrick Murphy and David Jolly

    6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

    "Bipartisanship in American Politics," featuring former Congressman Patrick Murphy (D) and former Congressman David Jolly (R)

  20. Apr 13

    Charles Francis Adams Lecture Series: Dan Mulhall, Irish Ambassador to the U.S.

    12:30 PM – 2:00 PM

    Please join us for the latest Charles Francis Adams lecture/luncheon with Ambassador Dan Mulhall, the Irish Ambassador to the United States.

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