2007-2008

Ethical Issues in Universal Healthcare: Are Medical Progress and Equal Access Compatible?
Event Date : 06/06/2008
Dr. Daniel Callahan, co-founder of The Hastings Institute and a leader in the field of bioethics research for over 40 years, spoke on “Ethical Issues in Universal Healthcare: Are Medical Progress and Equal Access Compatible?”, at Hotchkiss School’s Walker Auditorium. This event was co-sponsored by Sharon Hospital.








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The Future of Islam in the West
Event Date : 04/25/2008
April 25, 2008: Dr. Muqtedar Khan spoke on “The Future of Islam in the West” at Salisbury School. Dr. Kahn is Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science and International Relations at the University of Delaware. He is the Director of the Islamic Studies Program and the author of several books including Debating Moderate Islam: The Geopolitics of Islam and the West (University of Utah Press, 2007). Dr. Khan is also associated with the Institute for Social Policy and Understanding and is a Fellow of the Alwaleed Center at Georgetown University. He has been the President, Vice President and General Secretary of the Association of Muslim Social Scientists.


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China: Our Partner in the World's Future
Event Date : 11/17/2007
John Thornton, former President and COO of Goldman Sachs, Chairman of the Boards of the Brookings Institute and Hotchkiss School, and Professor of Management at Tsinghua University in Beijing, spoke on “China: Our Partner in the World’s Future”, at Hotchkiss.








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America's Unwritten Constitution: Between the Lines and Beyond the Text
Event Date : 09/14/2007
Professor Akhil Reed Amar of Yale Law School, who held us spellbound in October 2006, returned to Salisbury School. Topic was “America’s Unwritten Constitution: Between the Lines and Beyond the Text.”








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