Local Programs http://kazu.org en CSUMB Speaker Series: David Kennedy http://kazu.org/post/csumb-speaker-series-david-kennedy <div>David Kennedy is director of the Center for Crime Prevention and Control at John Jay College of Criminal Justice and former director of the Boston Gun Project. The Boston Gun Project's Operation Ceasefire was credited with sharply reducing the youth homicide rate in Boston.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">A self-taught criminologist, he has devoted his career to reducing gang- and drug-related violence. &nbsp; He spoke at CSUMB's World Theater on Friday, March 28th, 2014.</span></div> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 19:12:11 +0000 40680 at http://kazu.org CSUMB Speaker Series: David Kennedy CSUMB President's Speaker Series: Mary Jo Waits http://kazu.org/post/csumb-presidents-speaker-series-mary-jo-waits <p>CSUMB President’s Speaker Series presents Mary Jo Waits, Director, Economic, Human Services &amp; Workforce Division of the National Governors Association. &nbsp;On March 4th, Waits spoke on the topic of&nbsp; "Leveraging Universities in Regional Economic Development".</p><p></p> Fri, 21 Mar 2014 21:34:42 +0000 39762 at http://kazu.org CSUMB President's Speaker Series: Mary Jo Waits Leon Panetta Lecture Series: War and Peace http://kazu.org/post/leon-panetta-lecture-series-war-and-peace <p>With Nicholas Burns, former under secretary of state for political affairs, Michèle Flournoy, former under secretary of defense for policy, and Admiral James Stavridis, former supreme allied commander, NATO and former commander of the United States European Command. &nbsp;This forum took place on Monday, March 10th in Monterey.</p> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 00:24:15 +0000 39313 at http://kazu.org Leon Panetta Lecture Series: War and Peace Leon Panetta 2014 Lectures Series Line-Up http://kazu.org/post/leon-panetta-2014-lectures-series-line <p>Panetta Institute Chairman and former Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta&nbsp;announced the line-up for the&nbsp;<em>Leon Panetta 2014 Lecture Series</em>. This year will focus on the theme&nbsp;<strong><em>Learning the Lessons of History – Is the Past Prologue to the Future?&nbsp;</em></strong></p><p>Each event will be held at the Monterey Conference Center at&nbsp;<span data-term="goog_1913863289" tabindex="0">7:00 p.m, and will be broadcast live on 90.3 KAZU.</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p></p><p><strong>Monday, March 10, 2014, 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.&nbsp; </strong></p> Fri, 14 Feb 2014 00:53:40 +0000 38314 at http://kazu.org Leon Panetta 2014 Lectures Series Line-Up Leon Panetta Lecture Series: Middle East Turmoil: Chaos or Reform? http://kazu.org/post/leon-panetta-lecture-series-middle-east-turmoil-chaos-or-reform <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In this&nbsp;</span>season's final forum in the Leon Panetta Lecture Series the topic was <span style="line-height: 1.5;">“Middle East Turmoil: Chaos or Refor</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">m?” with Secretary Panetta as moderator. Thu, 06 Jun 2013 23:48:04 +0000 27739 at http://kazu.org Leon Panetta Lecture Series: Middle East Turmoil: Chaos or Reform?