Resources – Use this to find webcasts, speakers, pubs, etc. For example, to find a webcast: 1) Type in the last name of the speaker in the first box below. 2) In the TOPIC box, select ‘Webcasts.’ 3) Hit ENTER. A short description of the lecture should appear. Click on this to take you to the announcement and link for the video.
January 3, 2011
What the Proposed Changes in the Health Care Legislation Mean to Employers
Cathy Shuck, Senior Associate with Wimberly Lawson Wright Daves and Jones, PLLC., advises employers on various aspects of employment law. She will speak on how proposed health care legislation changes will affect employers.
January 2, 2011
The Science of Liberty: How Science Enabled the Rise of Democracy
Dr. Timothy Ferris, Professor and Science Writer, will talk about his book, The Science of Liberty. Part of the discussion will focus on how science is communicated and the impact on public policy.
January 1, 2011
The Negotiation of the New START Treaty
Ambassador Thomas Graham, Jr. will discuss the New START treaty, which began in the Spring of 2009 following the Summit meeting between Presidents Obama and Medvedev. Taking nearly a year to complete, it was signed by Presidents Obama and Medvedev in April, and was passed by the Senate on December 22nd, 2010 by a vote of 71-25.
December 21, 2010
Funding for Student Projects & Event
Funding for Student Projects & Events Recognizing the creativity and connections that students can offer, the Baker Center has set
December 16, 2010
U.S.-European Summit on Science, Technology, Innovation, and Sustainable Economic Growth
With support from the National Science Foundation, the Department of Energy, and the European Commission, the Howard Baker Center for