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14-Feb-2020 7:10 PM EST

CFR-UTSA Election 2020 U.S. Foreign Policy Forum

Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)

How should the United States manage relations with Iran? How will the trade war with China affect the U.S. and global economies? Will the United States–Mexico–Canada Agreement benefit American workers? What can be done to improve the situation in Venezuela? Watch an in-depth, nonpartisan conversation on critical foreign policy challenges facing the winner of the 2020 presidential election. Former government officials from Republican and Democratic administrations will discuss issues central to our national security and answer questions about U.S. policy and America’s role in the world.

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14-Feb-2020 6:10 PM EST
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Student Voters' Choice: Increasing Access for Civic Engagement

California State University (CSU) Chancellor's Office

​College students across California will have greater access to a vital civic duty, thanks to the placement of multi-day voting centers on campuses in participating counties.

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14-Feb-2020 12:20 PM EST



Expert Calls on World Leaders to Use Global Summit to Make Roads Safer Worldwide

George Washington University

A commentary published Feb. 13 in The Lancet calls on government officials attending the 3rd Global Ministerial Summit for Road Safety in Sweden to examine whether current actions to make roadways safer worldwide work.

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13-Feb-2020 6:45 PM EST

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How Useful Are Current Tools that Assess the Quality of Kidney-Related Care in the U.S.?

American Society of Nephrology (ASN)

• This study examined the validity of national quality measures used to assess the quality of kidney-related care in the United States. • Of 60 existing quality metrics related to kidney care, only half were rated as highly valid.

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7-Feb-2020 9:00 AM EST
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Effectiveness of travel bans – readily used during infectious disease outbreaks – mostly unknown, study finds

University of Washington

While travel bans are frequently used to stop the spread of an emerging infectious disease, a new University of Washington and Johns Hopkins University study of published research found that the effectiveness of travel bans is mostly unknown.

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13-Feb-2020 4:30 PM EST
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University Student Fulfills Childhood Dream with White House Internship

Augustana University, South Dakota

Emily Novotny ’20, who is now an Augustana University alumna, says her dreams have come true. The government/international affairs and communications double major landed a highly coveted internship at the White House in the fall of 2019 through the university’s Lutheran College Washington Semester (LCWS) program.

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13-Feb-2020 1:15 PM EST
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