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Washington Agenda-Weekahead

By United Press International   |   Oct. 11, 2002 at 4:18 PM   |   Comments

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WEEK AHEAD EVENTS ON WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 16, 2002

Wednesday October 16, 2002

TIME: 10 a.m.

EVENT: BROOKINGS INSTITUTION Continuity of Government Commission Meeting holds a meeting.

WHO: The speakers are:

Lloyd Cutler, Wilmer, Cutler, and Pickering

Thomas Mann, Brookings Institution

Norman J. Ornstein, AEI

Alan Simpson, former senator (R -Wyom.)

DATE: October 16, 2002

LOCATION: Falk Auditorium, 1775 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-797-6105

WEB ADDRESS: brookings.edu

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: WOODROW WILSON CENTER holds a program on Disentangling the Social Safety Net from the Energy Sector: Problems of Privatization in Post-Socialist States with Michael Cain, Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, St. Mary's College of Maryland.

DATE: October 16, 2002

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

Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-287-3400

WEB ADDRESS: wwics.edu

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: CATO INSTITUTE holds a policy forum on The Posse Comitatus Act: Venerable Safeguard--Or Old Hat?

WHO: The speakers are:

David Kopel, Associate Policy Analyst, Cato Institute

Stephen Halbrook, Appellate Attorney

Paul Schott Stevens, Partner, Dechert International Law Firm

Margaret Stock, Professor, Department of Law, U.S. Military Academy.

DATE: October 16, 2002

LOCATION: Cato Institute, 1000 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-789-5229

WEB ADDRESS:cato.org

TIME: 5:30 p.m.

EVENT: JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY PAUL H. NITZE SCHOOL OF ADVANCED INTERNATIONAL STUDIES holds a lecture featuring Michael Ignatieff, Carr Professor of Human Rights Practice and director of the Carr Center of Human Rights Policy at Harvard University.

DATE: October 16, 2002

LOCATION: 1619 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-663-5626

WEB ADDRESS: sais-jhu.org

Thursday October 17, 2002

TIME: 9 a.m.

EVENT: WOODROW WILSON CENTER holds a program on The Politics of the "Canadian Way": Branding the Canadian Identity with Richard Nimijean, School of Canadian Studies, Carleton University (Ottawa).

DATE: October 17, 2002

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

Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-287-3400

WEB ADDRESS: wwics.edu

TIME: 10 a.m.

EVENT: THE FOOD RESARCH AND ACTION CENTER holds a news conference releasing its annual School Breakfast Scorecard.

DATE: October 17, 2002

LOCATION: FRAC office, 1875 Conn. Ave. NW, room 540, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-986-2200x3016

WEB ADDRESS:frac.org

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY PAUL H. NITZE SCHOOL OF ADVANCED INTERNATIONAL STUDIES holds a lecture entitled "Fiscal Policy in Europe: Recent Developments and Possible Consequences" with Mario Baldassarri, Vice-Minister of Economy and Finance of Italy.

DATE: October 17, 2002

LOCATION: 1717 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-663-5626

WEB ADDRESS: sais-jhu.org

TIME: 12:15 p.m.

EVENT: ALLIANCE FOR HEALTH REFORM holds a briefing on The Nursing Shortage: Today And Tomorrow - A Briefing on Why We Have a Problem and How We Might Solve It.

WHO: The speakers are:

Edward O'Neil, director of the Center for the Health Professions at University of California, San Francisco

Kerry P. Nesseler, associate administrator of the Bureau of Health Professions at HHS

Barbara Blakeney, president, American Nurses Association

Maureen White, chief nurse executive, North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System

Senator Jay Rockefeller, chairman of the Alliance, will moderate the discussion.

DATE: October 17, 2002

LOCATION: Room G-50, Dirksen Senate Office Bldg. Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-789-2300

WEB ADDRESS: allhealth.org

TIME: 3:30 p.m.

EVENT: WOODROW WILSON CENTER holds a program on Belarus in Search of Identity with Grigory Ioffe, Professor, Department of Geography, Radford University.

DATE: October 17, 2002

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

Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-287-3400

WEB ADDRESS: wwics.edu

Friday October 18, 2002

TIME: 6:30 p.m.

EVENT: JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY PAUL H. NITZE SCHOOL OF ADVANCED INTERNATIONAL STUDIES holds a lecture entitled "Tutankhamon and the Sequel to the 'Heresy of Akhenaten'" Marianne Eaton-Krauss, of the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Science and Humanities.

DATE: October 18, 2002

LOCATION: 1615 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-663-5626

WEB ADDRESS: sais-jhu.org

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