College and Educators Workshop

2018 College and University Educators Workshop

CFR Campus hosted the 2018 College and University Educators Workshop on April 19 and 20, in New York. The workshop brought together professors from across the country to CFR's headquarters to participate in substantive briefings and group discussions, learn about the wide variety of CFR resources available for educators, and share best practices for bringing global issues into the classroom. 

Opening Session: Global Governance After U.S. Withdrawal

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Tamar Gutner and Stewart M. Patrick on the current state of global governance and the Trump administration’s approach to international organizations and multilateralism, moderated by James M. Lindsay.

Plenary I: Nuclear North Korea: The Trump-Kim Meeting

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Patricia M. Kim, Gary Samore, and Sheila A. Smith on potential threats posed by a nuclear North Korea and prospects for the Trump-Kim summit meeting, moderated by Mitchel B. Wallerstein.

Plenary II: Teaching with CFR and Foreign Affairs Resources

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Oghenetoja Okoh, Craig Albert, and Karen Lynden on CFR and Foreign Affairs resources for the classroom, including the National Security Council simulation Model Diplomacy, World101, and the Academic Conference Call series, moderated by Daniel Kurtz-Phelan.

Plenary III: Political Disruptions: Combating Disinformation and Fake News

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Kelly M. Greenhill, Joan Donovan, and Benjamin T. Decker on disinformation and media literacy, and their role in U.S. democracy, moderated by Richard Stengel.  

View the 2018 College and University Educators Workshop Agenda (PDF).

Richard Stengel speaks with conference participants
Richard Stengel speaks with conference participants
Discussion groups
Discussion groups
Conference question
Conference question
Networking
Networking