2010 Hoskins Great Decisions Series

Wednesday, February 3, 2010

The 2010 Great Decisions Series begins on Thursday, Feb. 4, with “Special Envoys” moderated by Dr. Y. Lynn Holmes. Great Decisions is a program of the Foreign Policy Association and is sponsored locally by the League of Women Voters – Carrollton/Carroll County and co-sponsored by the Carrollton Rotary Club. Eight programs on current foreign policy issues will be offered each Thursday evening at 7 p.m. from February 4 to March 25 at the Tracy Stallings Community Center on White Street. Guest moderators are outstanding scholars or practitioners in their fields. The events are free and the community is invited to attend. Briefing books are available at a cost of $20.

The 2010 Great Decisions Series begins on Thursday, Feb. 4, with “Special Envoys” moderated by Dr. Y. Lynn Holmes. Great Decisions is a program of the Foreign Policy Association and is sponsored locally by the League of Women Voters – Carrollton/Carroll County and co-sponsored by the Carrollton Rotary Club.For more information, call Elmira Barrow at 770-830-5993 or Kathie and Bruce Lyon at 770-834-0573.

Calendar of Events for the Great Decisions Series:

The Floyd Hoskins Great Decisions Series is scheduled for Thursday, Feb.11 at 7 p.m. in the Rotary Room of the Tracy Stallings Community Center, Dr. George Kieh will be guest moderator for the topic “Kenya and R2P.”

The Floyd Hoskins Great Decisions Series is scheduled for Thursday, Feb.18 at 7 p.m. in the Rotary Room of the Tracy Stallings Community Center, Dr. John Fuller will be guest moderator for the topic “Global Crime.”

The Floyd Hoskins Great Decisions Series is scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 25 at 7 p.m. in the Rotary Room of the Tracy Stallings Community Center, Dr. Jonathan Goldstein will be guest moderator for the topic “U.S.-China Security Relations.”

The Floyd Hoskins Great Decisions Series is scheduled for Thursday, March 4 at 7 p.m. in the Rotary Room of the Tracy Stallings Community Center, Dr. David Boldt will be guest moderator for the topic “Global Financial Crisis.” 

The Floyd Hoskins Great Decisions Series is scheduled for Thursday, March 11 at 7 p.m. in the Rotary Room of the Tracy Stallings Community Center, Dr. Elaine MacKinnon will be guest moderator for the topic “Russia and Its Neighbors.”

The Floyd Hoskins Great Decisions Series is scheduled for Thursday, March 18 at 7 p.m. in the Rotary Room of the Tracy Stallings Community Center, Dr. Adel Abunawass will be guest moderator for the topic “The Persian Gulf.”

The Floyd Hoskins Great Decisions Series is scheduled for Thursday, March 25 at 7 p.m. in the Rotary Room of the Carrollton Community Center, Greg Dixon will be guest moderator for the topic “Peacebuilding and Conflict Resolution.”