Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Sadat Forum 2012: America's Stakes in a Changing Middle East...TODAY!!!

BSOS Terps! Don't miss out on this years Sadat Forum - examining the 'Arab Awakening' and it's impact on the United States. Bring your questions! If you can't make it in person, then watch the Forum streamed LIVE and join the conversation on Twitter (#SadatForum).

Sadat Forum: 'America's Stakes in a Changing Middle East'
Tuesday, March 13, 2012, at 4:00 PM
The Samuel Riggs IV Alumni Center, Orem Hall

Zbigniew Brzezinski, Former National Security Advisor to President Jimmy Carter and

Stephen Hadley, Former National Security Advisor to President George W. Bush

Introduced by:
Jehan Sadat, Former First Lady of Egypt & Senior Fellow, Center for International Development and Conflict Management

Moderated by:
Shibley Telhami, Anwar Sadat Professor for Peace and Development

The two former U.S. National Security Advisors, one Republican, one a Democrat, will address the many current Middle East uncertainties facing the United States including:
  • What if Israel strikes Iran's nuclear facilities?
  • What should the U.S. do in response to the ongoing Syrian crisis?
  • What are America's options in a developing Egypt?
  • How should Washington deal with the Arab Awakening?
The former National Security Advisors will also discuss how American policy in the Middle East has changed since they served in the White House. University of Maryland Sadat Chair Shibley Telhami will moderate.

To register for the event, please click HERE.

Join the conversation live on Twitter - please use the tag #SadatForum

The lecture will be streamed live, then later archived, at the following web address: http://goo.gl/XYw7H