Arthur Levitt Public Affairs Center

Student-Led Activities

Think Tank 2009-10

David Foster '10 and Emily Anderer '10, with the assistance of Abigail Glerum '11 and Woody Faugas '12, worked together to co-director Think Tank for the 2009-10 academic year.  

Fall 2009 Think Tank Topics:

Ann Owen, "The State of the American Economy"

Christopher Hill, "Torture Now and Then"

Eric Ziegelmayer, "Urbanization and International Security"

Philip Klinkner, "American Politics Today: Obama's Challenge"

Maurice Isserman, "Diversity at Hamilton: The First 200 Years"

Nancy Rabinowitz, "Performing Greek Tragedy as Anti-Imperialist Strategy"

Spring 2010 Think Tank Topics:

Robert Martin

Richard Bedient, "Fractals"

Nigel Westmaas: Special Panel Discussion on Haiti with Robyn Gibson, Woodgar Faugas, and Edwin Gaston

Catherine Phelan, "Digital Evolution of an American Identity"

Elizabeth Jensen, "College Entrance Exams and GPA"

Gordon Jones, "Quarks"

Chaise LaDousa, "Ethnographic Reflections on College Fun"

Steve Wu, "Happiness"

HamPoll, "Survey Results and Methods"

Gary Wyckoff, "Obama's Health Care Plan: Not Quite as Advertised"