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This Thursday – 1 pm Guest Speaker

Communicating India's Soft Power-Daya Thussu
This Thursday at 1 pm in SIS 300, Daya Thussu, Indian diplomat, will give a talk on PD around the world. Thussu  was recognized at the International Studies Association convention last week  with the Distinguished Scholar Award from the International Communication Division, and is a leading figure in global media and international communication research. You are all encouraged to attend.


FYI: New Clingendael Report on Peacebuilding and Other Possible Resources

Hello, All.

One of the PD Links along the left side of the blog home page is to Clinendael, the Netherlands Institute of International Relations.  This link — — is to a new report that some may find of interest, and here’s a more general link:

-Debbie Trent

Posting for Week 2

For this week’s blog post, you have the option of posting here within Blackboard or on the public blog .

Anyone who has already posted on the public blog and wishes to retract their posting can post it within BB, and email me and I will delete it from the blog.

On Wednesday in class we will discuss with our CTRL liaison, Laura March, the issues of privacy and authentic learning via public blogging and the privacy controls available on .