Current Events [S-12-18]

Presenter:John Casserly
Location: Partridge Knoll: Multi-Purpose Room
Classes: 10 Sessions 1.5 hours
Dates: Fri 10:30 AM 03/16, 03/23, 03/30, 04/06, 04/13, 04/20, 04/27, 05/04, 05/11, 05/18
Status: CLOSED

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This course is a discussion of unfolding events at the local, national and international levels. Students from SLU will be joining the course from time to time to introduce topics and join in the discussion.

John Casserly is a retired Canton Central School social studies teacher who continues to coach cross country and track at Canton Central School. He has been facilitating the discussion of current events since 2005. John is the first winner of the Leon LeBeau SOARing Educator Award, given to someone who has had lasting impact on the lives of SOAR members.

NOTE: Students from SLU will be attending the course from time to time to introduce topics and join in the discussion.

ANNOUNCING ACTIVISM TRAINING WORKSHOP: Friday, April 13, 2012, 2:00-5:00pm, Fireside Lounge, Barrring Student Union, SUNY Potsdam. View this .pdf for MORE INFORMATION. You must Pre-Register -  use this link:

DISCUSSION LINKS: Discussion of Cheney's heart transplant + exchanges of opinion. A link found on the "Readers Supported News" web site: Discussion between Bill Moyers and retired Colonel Bacevich about US Military Mindset. A link found on the "Truthout" web site:

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