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    Wake Forest University Commencement Address

    Former New York Times Executive Editor Jill Abramson gave the commencement address to the 2014 graduating class at Wake Forest University. She talked about women she admires who faced…

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    Atlanta After the Civil War and Former Slave Abraham Galloway

    William Link talked about the Civil War’s effects on Atlanta. Also, David Cecelski talked about Abraham Galloway, a former slave turned Union spy and African American political leader.

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    Race, History, and Teaching the Civil War

    Participants talked about the modern context of the Civil War, how it is taught in classrooms, and improvements that could be made to those lessons. They also talked about the war’s…

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    African American Women Refugees

    Duke University history professor Thavolia Glymph talked about what happened to former slave women upon escape or emancipation from their former owners over the course of the Civil War.…

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    Wake Forest University Commencement

    Former Virginia Governor Mark Warner delivered the commencement address to the graduating class of Wake Forest University on Hearn Plaza. He told the Class of 2006 to reject the cynicism of…

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    Wake Forest University Commencement

    Secretary Powell addressed the 2004 graduating class of Wake Forest University. He mentioned the anniversary of the Brown v. Board of Education U.S. Supreme Court case. He talked about the…

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    Presidential Election Symposium

    Legal scholars talked about the potential impact of the presidential election on the Supreme Court. Among the topics they addressed were the current make up of the Supreme Court, how future…

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    History of Presidential Debates

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    Wake Forest University Debate Site

    Vice President Boyette talked about the October presidential debate which will likely be held at Wake Forest University. She also described a 1988 Bush-Dukakis debate that was held there…

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    Drug Abuse and Pregnancy

    Panelists discussed medical and treatment-related research for women who take illicit substances. They also talked about legal and ethical issues involved in punishing women for such…

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    Presidential Disability and Succession Part 2

    In the second of a two-part discussion on the 25th amendment, participants discussed the balance between the public’s right to know about the president’s health and the president’s and…

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    Presidential Disability and Succession Part 1

    President Ford opened this two-day forum on the 25th amendment which covers presidential succession and disability. In his remarks, he spoke about his personal connections with the 25th…

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    Judicial Appointments

    As part of a constitutional law lecture series, Senate Judiciary Committee chairman Senator Biden talked about the process of nominating and confirming federal judges, including…

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    Presidential Debate Preview Media Tour

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    Presidential Candidates' Debate Preview

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    Debate Preview with Student Coordinators

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