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By United Press International   |   Nov. 30, 2001 at 2:40 PM
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EVENTS ON MONDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2001

TIME: All Day

EVENT: NATIONAL HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE ORGANIZATION holds Management and Leadership Conference.

AGENDA: Highlight:

8:30 a.m. - Elizabeth Dole, National Director of Education and Information -- will launch a national campaign to inform Americans about the benefits of hospice care. Dole will highlight hospice's importance within America's healthcare system and hospice's benefits to patients and families.

DATE: December 3, 2001

LOCATION: Hyatt Regency -- Crystal City, 2799 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, VA

CONTACT: 703-837-3139

WEB ADDRESS: nhpco.org

TIME: 8:45 a.m.

EVENT: CENTER FOR STRATEGIC AND INTERNATIONAL STUDIES holds a program on HIV/AIDS in Africa U.S., French Policymakers Explore Options for Bolstering Collaboration.

WHO: The speakers are:

Richard Holbrooke, Councilor, Council on Foreign Relations

Bernard Kouchner, French Minister of Health

Anthony Fauci, Director, National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Disease

Paula Dobriansky, Undersecretary of State for Global Affairs, U.S. Department of State

Michel Foucher, Director of Policy Planning, French Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Scott Evertz, Director, White House Office on, National AIDS Policy

Michel Kazatchkine, Director, French National Agency on AIDS Research

J. Stephen Morrison, Director, CSIS Africa Program

DATE: December 3, 2001

LOCATION: 1800 K Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: Mark Schoeff, 202-775-3242

WEB ADDRESS:csis.org

TIME:10 a.m.

EVENT: NATIONAL PRESS CLUB holds its "Morning Newsmaker" news program featuring Dr. Harold Freeman, Chairman of the President's Cancer Panel.

DATE: December 3, 2001

LOCATION: National Press Club, 14th and F Streets NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-662-7500

WEB ADDRESS: npc.press.org

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: WOODROW WILSON CENTER holds a program entitled 'Encounters with Wild Capitalism': Post-Socialist Environmentalism in Hungary with Krista Harper, Lecturer, Anthropology & Public Policy, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and JSTS Alumna.

DATE: December 3, 2001

LOCATION: One Woodrow Wilson Plaza, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-287-3400

WEB ADDRESS: wwics.edu

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: WOODROW WILSON CENTER holds a program entitled Ambassador to Revolutionary Russia: A New Look at David R. Francis with Harper Barnes, Cultural Critic, St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

DATE: December 3, 2001

LOCATION: One Woodrow Wilson Plaza, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-287-3400

WEB ADDRESS: wwics.edu

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: EMBASSY OF RUSSIAN FEDERATION holds a news conference with Deputy Speaker of the Russian Parliament, leader of the liberal democratic party of Russia Vladimir V. Zhirinovsky discussing "Rapprochement Between Russia And The US: A New Look."

DATE: December 3, 2001

LOCATION: National Press Club, 14th and F Streets NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-298-5748

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY The BMW Center for German and European Studies Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service presents Dr. Gerhard Weinberg "Eight New Sets of Boundaries for the World: Leaders' Visions of the Post-War World, 1939-1945."

DATE: December 3, 2001

LOCATION: 37TH and O Streets NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-687-8067

WEB ADDRESS:Georgetown.edu

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: AMERICAN ENTERPRISE INSTITUTE features the Shadow Financial Regulatory Committee who is a group of publicly recognized independent experts on the financial services industry (i.e., banking, insurance, and securities). These academic and private sector experts meet regularly to study regulations and critique regulatory policies that affect this section of the economy.

WHO: The speakers are:

George G. Kaufman, Cochair, Loyola University Chicago

Robert E. Litan, Cochair, Brookings Institution

George J. Benston, Emory University

Charles W. Calomiris, AEI and Columbia University

Franklin R. Edwards, Columbia University

Scott E. Harrington, University of South Carolina

Richard J. Herring, University of Pennsylvania

Paul M. Horvitz, University of Houston

Roberta Romano, Yale Law School

Hal S. Scott, Harvard Law School

Kenneth E. Scott, Stanford University

Peter J. Wallison, AEI

DATE: December 3, 2001

LOCATION: 1150 17th Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-862-5933

WEB ADDRESS:aei.org

TIME: 12:15 p.m.

EVENT: NEW AMERICA FOUNDATION holds a meeting on "The Dignity Of Working Men: Morality And The Boundaries Of Race, Class, And Immigration with Michéle Lamont Professor of Sociology, Princeton University.

DATE: December 3, 2001

LOCATION: 1630 Connecticut Ave., NW, 7th Floor, Washington, DC

CONTACT: Jud Mathews, 202-986-4901

WEB ADDRESS: newamerica.net

TIME: 12:30 p.m.

EVENT: NATIONAL PRESS CLUB holds its "Luncheon Newsmaker" news program featuring Ivan Seidenberg, President and Co-CEO of Verizon discussing "Security Impact of Terrorist Attacks on Telecom Network."

DATE: December 3, 2001

LOCATION: National Press Club, 14th and F Streets NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-662-7500

WEB ADDRESS: npc.press.org

TIME: 1 p.m.

EVENT: CHESAPEAKE EXECUTIVE COUNCIL holds their annual meetings review of the region's progress toward restoration of the Chesapeake Bay and the rivers and streams that comprise this unique watershed. The Executive Council will also provide direction to the Bay Program as it continues to meet commitments made in the historic Chesapeake 2000 agreement.

AGENDA: Highlights:

1 p.m. - Anthony A. Williams, Mayor, District of Columbia

As Chair of the Executive Council, Mayor Williams will provide an annual report on progress toward restoration of the Chesapeake Bay.

Unveiling Of The Stormwater Directive

Recognition Of Bay Restoration Leaders

William Matuszeski, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, retired

Frances H. Flanigan, Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay

1:20 p.m. - Comments By Executive Council Members

Christine Todd Whitman, Administrator, U. S. Environmental Protection Agency

Ronald P. Hamm, Secretary of Natural Resources, Commonwealth of Virginia

Christine Martin, Deputy Secretary for Water Management Department of Environmental Protection, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Brian E. Frosh, Maryland State Senator, Chair, Chesapeake Bay Commission

Parris N. Glendening, Governor, State of Maryland

1:55 p.m. - Announcement Of Executive Council Chair For 2002:

Setting The Pace For Next Year

DATE: December 3, 2001

LOCATION: Union Station, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 1800-your-bay.

WEB ADDRESS: chesapeakebay.net

TIME: 3:30 p.m.

EVENT: WOODROW WILSON CENTER holds a program entitled "Meet the Author! A Journey Through the Cold War," with Ambassador Raymond Garthoff, Scholar, Brookings Institution and Melvyn Leffler, Edward Stettinius Professor of American History at The University of Virginia and Wilson Center Public Policy Scholar.

DATE: December 3, 2001

LOCATION: One Woodrow Wilson Plaza, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW

Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-287-3400

WEB ADDRESS: wwics.edu

TIME: 3:30 p.m.

EVENT: AMERICAN ENTERPRISE INSTITUTE holds a program on "Elections in Taiwan: Free, Open, and Fair." The Taiwanese legislative elections taking place on December 1 are unique in China's long history.

WHO: The speakers are:

Christopher DeMuth, AEI

King-yuh Chang, Chinese Eurasian Foundation

Bi-khim Hsiao, DPP

Chi Su, KMT

Raymond Wu, PFP

Arthur Waldron, AEI

DATE: December 3, 2001

LOCATION: 1150 17th Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-862-5933

WEB ADDRESS:aei.org

TIME: 5:30 p.m.

EVENT: AMERICAN ENTERPRISE INSTITUTE Bradley Lecture Series presents "The Burden of Bad Ideas, Part II," with Heather Mac Donald, a John M. Olin Fellow at the Manhattan Institute and a contributing editor to City Journal, will be discussing domestic security, examining how the war against the police has handicapped our country's ability to combat the war against terrorism.

DATE: December 3, 2001

LOCATION: 1150 17th Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-862-5933

WEB ADDRESS:aei.org

TIME: 6 p.m.

EVENT: KENNEDY CENTER MILLENIUM STAGE presents Brook Williams bringing his magnetic stage presence and stunning guitar playing to a program of holiday music.

DATE: December 3, 2001

LOCATION: 2700 F Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-416-8000

WEB ADDRESS: kennedy-center.org

TIME: 6 p.m.

EVENT: WOODROW WILSON CENTER International Center for Scholars holds a program honoring honor Vice President Richard Cheney and his wife Lynne with the Woodrow Wilson Award for Public Service and AOL Time Warner Chairman Steve Case and his wife Jean with the Woodrow Wilson Award for Corporate Citizenship.

WHO: The speakers are:

Ted Leonsis, co-chair of AOL Time Warner and owner of the Washington Capitals

Bill Marriott, chairman of Marriott Corporation

Frank Raines, chairman of Fannie Mae

Dan Snyder, owner of the Washington Redskins

DATE: December 3, 2001

LOCATION: Ritz Carlton, 1150 22nd Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-691-4175

WEB ADDRESS:wwc.org

TIME: 6:30 p.m.

EVENT: NATIONAL PRESS CLUB The book rap/wine dinner event featuring Jill Prescott discussing her cooking school, Ecole de Cuisine, where she teaches the basics of classic French cooking with a Midwestern sensibility.

DATE: December 3, 2001

LOCATION: National Press Club, 14th and F Streets NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-662-7500

WEB ADDRESS: npc.press.org

TIME: 7 p.m.

EVENT: POLITICS & PROSE BOOKSTORE features MICHAEL HARDT and co-writer Antonio Negri's collaboration, Empire. The book examines a "new paradigm of a democratic global society"--the emergence of a fundamentally new international economic and constitutional order.

DATE: December 3, 2001

LOCATION: 5015 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-364-1919

WEB ADDRESS: politics-prose.com

TIME: 7 p.m.

EVENT: TRANSAFRICA FORUM'S Board of Directors will host a gala tribute to Randall Robinson and Edward Lewis. Mr. Robinson announced that he stepped down as president of TransAfrica Forum, but will serve on the TransAfrica Forum board. Mr. Lewis ended his term as chair, but will remain a member of the board.

AGENDA: Danny Glover, human rights activist, actor, and Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations Development Programme, has been a member of TransAfrica Forum's board since 1999. Mr. Glover will assume the chairmanship of TransAfrica Forum's Board of Directors.

DATE: December 3, 2001

LOCATION: 1744 R Street, NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-797-2301

WEB ADDRESS: transafricaforum.org

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