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F703 Fall 2018 Great Decisions

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F703 Fall 2018 Great Decisions 
Tuesdays, 11:50–1:15, Sept. 18–Nov. 6
Moderators: Gordon Canyock, Ted Parker
Class limit: 32
Fee: $29

This is a repeat of the Great Decisions course offered in Spring 2018. For over 50 years the Foreign Policy Association has sponsored discussion groups throughout the United States to investigate some of the greatest challenges affecting our lives. This year’s topics are the following:
  • The Waning of Pax Americana?
  • Russia’s Foreign Policy
  • China and America: The New Geopolitical Equation
  • Media and Foreign Policy
  • Turkey: A Partner in Crisis
  • US Global Engagement and the Military
  • South Africa’s Fragile Democracy
  • Global Health: Progress and Challenges
A briefing book and video related to each topic will set the framework for weekly class conversations. Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. There is a $29 materials fee payable to OLLI at registration.
Gordon Canyock is a retired military intelligence officer, former State Department consultant, and longtime member of OLLI. Ted Parker, a retiree from the US Department of Education, had a 40-year career in education that included teaching and managing at local, state, and college levels. He is a longtime member of OLLI.

Class Details

8 Sessions
Weekly - Tue

Tallwood Campus

MultipleInstructor :
1.Ted2.Gordon Canyock 

Class Fee: 


Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
9/18/2018 - 11/6/2018 Weekly - Tue 11:50 AM - 1:15 PM Fairfax, Tallwood Campus  Map, Room: TA-2 Gordon Canyock  ; Ted 

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