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Global and International Studies Program, Center for Civic Engagement, Bard Globalization & International Affairs Program, and World Affairs Council of the Hudson Valley Present

Monday, October 29, 2018
Understanding the Syrian Conflict: Complexities and Consequences
Olin, Room 102
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Speakers: Bard graduate Sana Mustafa ’17, Diplomat-in-Residence Frederic Hof, and Dean of International Studies James Ketterer 

This event will explore where things stand in the complex situation in Syria, including an assessment of domestic and international actors, the broader regional context, the refugee crisis, and the direction of U.S. policy. 

Sana Mustafa is the founder of Sana Mustafa Consulting and the cofounder of the international Network for Refugee Voices. Frederic Hof has extensive experience in government, the U.S. military, and the private sector. He held an ambassadorial appointment in the Obama Administration, focused on U.S. policy in Syria. James Ketterer has worked in government and international development across the Middle East and North Africa.

This event is cosponsored by the Center for Civic Engagement, the Global and International Studies Program, the Bard Globalization and International Affairs Program, and the World Affairs Council of the Hudson Valley

For more information, call 845-758-6822, or e-mail

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Time: 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Location: Olin, Room 102