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  • Connecticut Governors Debate
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    Connecticut Gubernatorial Debate

    Governor Dan Malloy (D-CT) and his challenger, former Ambassador Tom Foley (R), met in a debate. Topics included ethics, crime, education, business and economic growth. The debate at the…

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  • emWhat Caused The Civil Warem
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    What Caused The Civil War?

    Edward Ayers, Dean of the College and Graduate Schools of Arts and Sciences at the University of Virginia, spoke about his book What Caused The Civil War?: Reflections on the South and Southern…

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  • emThe Children in Room E4 American Education on Trialem
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    The Children in Room E4: American Education on Trial

    Researcher Susan Eaton talked about the four years she spent at nearby Simpson-Waverly Elementary School, an all-minority school in a low-income Hartford neighborhood. In her book, The Children…

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  • Supreme Court Issues
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    Supreme Court Issues

    Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg visited with students, faculty and guests at the University of Connecticut in Hartford. She spoke briefly of the comity between the nine justices…

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  • emIn Praise of Public Lifeem
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    In Praise of Public Life

    Senator Lieberman talked about his book In Praise of Public Life: A Response to Its Critics, published by Simon and Schuster. The book provides a glimpse of what life as a Senator is like…

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  • emPursuit of Justices Presidential Politics and Supreme Court Nomineesem
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    Pursuit of Justices: Presidential Politics and Supreme Court Nominees

    Mr. Yalof talked about his book Pursuit of Justices: Presidential Politics and Supreme Court Nominees. He focused on the nomination of justices to the Supreme Court and how several…

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  • University of Connecticut Commencement
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    University of Connecticut Commencement

    Mr. McCullough talked about the impact of science and technology on history and the importance of the graduates reading throughout their lives.

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  • University of Connecticut Commencement Speech
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    University of Connecticut Commencement Speech

    In a commencement speech to graduate students, Professor Chomsky focused on the mechanisms of learning and the advances in learning throughout history.

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  • Law Library Dedication
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    Law Library Dedication

    After receiving an honorary doctorate, Justice Breyer spoke at a law library dedication ceremony. He spoke about the importance of law libraries as a resource for lawyers and others.

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