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  • The Role of Humanities and Social Sciences in Local Communities - American Academy of Arts & Sciences
    2015 2016 Schedule Past Meetings and Events Fellowships Overview Visiting Scholars Program Hellman Fellowship in Science and Technology Policy Policy Fellowship in the Humanities Education and the Arts Policy Fellowship in Global Security and International Affairs The Exploratory Fund Member Login User Name Password Forgot your password The Role of Humanities and Social Sciences in Local Communities Missouri History Museum St Louis September 7 2012 Gerald Early Aldemaro Romero Lois Conley Welcome and Remarks Gerald Early Professor of Modern Letters Washington University in St Louis video 3 mins Leslie C Berlowitz President American Academy of Arts Sciences video 5 mins The Humanities and Social Sciences Higher Education Marilu Knode Executive Director Laumeier Sculpture Park and Aronson Endowed Professor of Modern and Contemporary Art University of Missouri St Louis video 12 mins Aldemaro Romero Jr Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences Southern Illinois University Edwardsville video 9 mins Diane Touliatos Director of The Center for the Humanities University of Missouri St Louis video 15 mins David Carl Wilson Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences Webster University video 3 mins The Humanities and Social Sciences Cultural Institutions Priscilla Block Executive Director St Louis ArtWorks video 10 mins Gene Dobbs Bradford Executive Director Jazz St Louis video 9 mins Lois Conley Executive Director and Founder The Griot Museum of Black History video 4 mins Jessica Hentoff Artistic and Executive Director Circus Harmony video 4 mins Timothy O Leary General Director Opera Theatre of Saint Louis video 4 mins Boo McLoughlin Executive Director Craft Alliance video 4 mins The Humanities and Social Sciences The Public Humanities Geoff Giglierano Executive Director Missouri Humanities Council video 10 mins Waller McGuire Executive Director St Louis Public Library video 9 mins Lesley Barker Director The Bolduc House Museum video 4 mins Glenna Wallace Chief

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  • International Relations, National Security, and Global Competitiveness - American Academy of Arts & Sciences
    2015 2016 Schedule Past Meetings and Events Fellowships Overview Visiting Scholars Program Hellman Fellowship in Science and Technology Policy Policy Fellowship in the Humanities Education and the Arts Policy Fellowship in Global Security and International Affairs The Exploratory Fund Member Login User Name Password Forgot your password International Relations National Security and Global Competitiveness Bechtel Conference Center Encina Hall Stanford University September 04 2012 Condoleezza Rice Karl Eikenberry John L Hennessy Welcome and Remarks John L Hennessy President Stanford University video 3 mins Leslie Berlowitz President American Academy of Arts Sciences video 5 mins The Humanities and Social Sciences International Relations Cultural Diplomacy Leadership and American Competitiveness Condoleezza Rice Former U S Secretary of State Denning Professor in Global Business and the Economy at the Graduate School of Business the Thomas and Barbara Stephenson Senior Fellow on Public Policy at the Hoover Institution Stanford University video Part 1 3 mins video Part 2 3 mins video Part 3 3 mins video Part 4 3 mins William Perry Former U S Secretary of Defense Michael and Barbara Berberian Professor Emeritus senior fellow at the Hoover Institution and at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies Codirector of the Preventive Defense Project at the Institute for International Studies Stanford University video 9 mins Karl Eikenberry Former Ambassador to Afghanistan and Retired U S Army Lieutenant General William J Perry Fellow in International Security Center for International Security and Cooperation Stanford University video 15 mins Matthew Colford Implications for education Stanford undergraduate video 3 mins The Humanities and Social Sciences The Future of the Military David Kennedy Donald J McLachlan Professor of History Emeritus Stanford University video 10 mins Joel B Vowell Lieutenant Colonel U S Army video 9 mins William Treseder Implications for ROTC Sergeant U S Marine Corps Stanford video 4

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  • The Humanities and Civil Society - American Academy of Arts & Sciences
    Commission on the Humanities and Social Sciences Annette Gordon Reed S Paul Reville David Souter Commission Members in Attendance Leslie Berlowitz President American Academy of Arts Sciences Philip Bredesen Jr former Governor of Tennessee Richard B Freeman Professor of Economics Harvard University Annette Gordon Reed Professor of Law Professor of History Professor at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study Harvard University David Souter former Associate Justice Supreme Court of the United States Leslie Berlowitz President American Academy of Arts Sciences video 4 mins Esther Mackintosh President Federation of State Humanities Councils video 7 mins David Watters New Hampshire State Representative Professor of English University of New Hampshire video 6 mins Panel on K 12 Enrichment and Lifelong Learning Peter Gilbert Executive Director Vermont Humanities Council video 3 mins Alexandra Rollins Interim Executive Director Rhode Island Council for the Humanities video 2 mins Panelists S Paul Reville Massachusetts Secretary of Education video 10 mins Gary S Katzmann Associate Justice of the Massachusetts Appeals Court video 10 mins Max Latona Associate Professor of Philosophy Saint Anselm College video 8 mins Lizz Sinclair Program Director Maine Humanities Council Loretta Grikis Reference and Information Services Librarian Baystate Health video 9 mins Panel on Cultural Heritage and Economic Development David Tebaldi Executive Director Massachusetts Foundation for the Humanities video 5 mins Stuart Parnes Executive Director Connecticut Humanities Council Panelists video 4 mins Kip Bergstrom Deputy Commissioner Connecticut Department of Economic Development video 14 mins Sally Whipple Dir of Education Community Programming CT s Old State House video 11 mins Martin Blatt Chief of Cultural Resources Historian Boston National Historical Park video 6 mins Elizabeth Duclos Orsello Associate Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies Salem State University video 9 mins Comments by Commission Members Philip Bredesen Jr former Governer of Tennessee video 4 mins David Souter former Associate

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  • The Alternative Energy Future: Building a Practical Energy Policy - American Academy of Arts & Sciences
    from 1995 to 2004 As Chief Scientist at BP between 2004 and early 2009 he developed the long range technology strategy for alternative and renewable energy sources He managed the firm s university based research programs and played a central role in establishing the Energy Biosciences Institute at the University of California Berkeley the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign His research interests include nuclear astrophysics theoretical nuclear computational and many body physics and global environmental science He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and a Fellow of the American Physical Society and the American Association for the Advancement of Science He was elected to membership in the National Academy of Sciences in 2010 Video 6 mins PRESENTATIONS MICHAEL GREENSTONE is Director of The Hamilton Project at the Brookings Institution the 3M Professor of Environmental Economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution Co Director of the Climate Change Environment and Natural Resources Research Programme of the International Growth Centre and Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research He previously served as Chief Economist for the Council of Economic Advisors for the Obama Administration His research ranges widely across a number of areas from the environment and public finance to regulation of financial markets to labor and health economics He has conducted extensive studies on environmental topics including the economic impact of climate change air quality hazardous waste sites and the relationship between the environment and well being in developing countries Video 8 mins MICHAEL J GRAETZ a Fellow of the American Academy since 2004 is Professor of Law at Columbia Law School Before coming to Columbia in 2009 he was Professor of Law at Yale Law School where he had taught since 1983 Before Yale he was Professor of Law at the University of Virginia and the University of Southern California Law Schools and Professor of Law and Social Sciences at the California Institute of Technology His most recent book is The End of Energy The Unmaking of America s Environment Security and Independence MIT Press 2011 His publications also include more than 60 articles in books and scholarly journals on a wide range of energy policy tax international taxation health policy and social insurance issues From 1990 to 1992 he served as Assistant to the Secretary and Special Counsel and Deputy Assistant Secretary for Tax Policy at the Treasury Department He has been a John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Fellow Among his honors he received an award from Esquire magazine for courses and work in connection with the provision of shelter for the homeless Video 9 mins DAVID M KONISKY is Assistant Professor of Public Policy at Georgetown University His research focuses on American politics and public policy with particular emphasis on regulation environmental politics and policy state politics and public opinion His research has been published in leading political science and public policy journals and he is coauthor of the book Superfund

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  • Dealing with North Korea’s Nuclear Program - American Academy of Arts & Sciences
    Strategies and Responses 2010 He edited two special issues of Dædalus On the Global Nuclear Future with Scott D Sagan 2009 and 2010 coauthored War with Iraq Costs Consequences and Alternatives 2002 and is the lead author of Nuclear Collisions Discord Reform the Nuclear Nonproliferation Regime 2012 He is Cochair of the U S Pugwash Committee and a member of the Council of International Pugwash He was elected a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in 2006 He serves as Cochair of the Academy s Committee on International Security Studies and Codirector of the Academy s Global Nuclear Future Initiative Video 5 mins Stephen W Bosworth is Dean of The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University From March 2009 to October 2011 he was the U S Special Representative for North Korea Policy in the Obama administration He served as U S Ambassador to the Republic of Korea from 1997 to 2001 as U S Ambassador to the Philippines from 1984 to 1987 and as U S Ambassador to Tunisia from 1979 to 1981 From 1995 to 1997 he was the Executive Director of the Korean Peninsula Energy Development Organization an intergovernmental organization established by the United States the Republic of Korea and Japan He is the recipient of numerous awards including the Department of State s Distinguished Service Award in 1976 and 1986 the Department of Energy s Distinguished Service Award in 1979 and the American Academy of Diplomacy s Diplomat of the Year Award in 1987 In 2005 the Government of Japan presented him with the Order of the Rising Sun Gold and Silver Star He was elected a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in 2010 Video 15 mins Siegfried S Hecker is Professor Research of Management Science

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  • Francis Amory Prize Ceremony and Symposium - American Academy of Arts & Sciences
    most common genetic cause of spermatogenic failure in humans deletion of the AZFc region of the Y chromosome Most recently he found that aberrant crossing over within the Y chromosome s palindromes underlies a wide range of disorders of sexual differentiation including Turner syndrome His honors include a MacArthur Prize Fellowship Science magazine s Top Ten Scientific Advances of the Year 1992 and 2003 the 1997 Francis Amory Prize of the American Academy and the 2011 March of Dimes Prize in Developmental Biology He is a Member of the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine He was elected a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in 2011 Video 14 mins Patricia K Donahoe is Director of the Pediatric Surgical Research Laboratories and Chief Emerita of Pediatric Surgical Services at Massachusetts General Hospital and Marshall K Bartlett Professor of Surgery at Harvard Medical School Her research focuses on the genetics of congenital anomalies including the examination of targetable differences between ovarian somatic and cancer stem cells and the role of Mullerian Inhibiting Substance MIS as a therapeutic for ovarian and other reproductive cancers She is an Associate Member of the Broad Institute a Principal Faculty Member of the Harvard Stem Cell Institute and an Associate Faculty member of the Center for Human Genomic Research at Massachusetts General Hospital She is the 2011 recipient of the Society of University Surgeons Lifetime Achievement Award She is a member of the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine and was elected a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in 1987 Video 16 mins Patrick C Walsh is University Distinguished Service Professor of Urology at Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions He served as Director of the James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute at Johns Hopkins University

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  • Managing the Back-End of the Nuclear Fuel Cycle - An Innovative Approach - American Academy of Arts & Sciences
    Sciences Chairman of Astronomy and Astrophysics at the University of Chicago and Director of the Center for Astrophysical Thermonuclear Flashes at the University of Chicago In 2004 he was the Rothschild Visiting Professor at the Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences at the University of Cambridge His research is in the areas of plasma astrophysics and astrophysical fluid dynamics and magnetohydrodynamics solar and stellar magnetic fields in particular high energy density physics boundary mixing instabilities combustion modeling applications of stochastic differential equations and optimization problems and inverse methods He is a Fellow of the American Physical Society and a Foreign Member of the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters He is a Fellow of the American Academy and serves as a member of the Academy s Council He is Senior Advisor to the Academy s Global Nuclear Future Initiative Video 4 mins Stephen M Goldberg is Special Assistant to the Director at Argonne National Laboratory In this capacity he has conducted several systems studies in the nuclear energy field including the 2004 study on the economic competitiveness of nuclear energy the 2007 Poland nuclear energy study and the 2009 Jordan cogeneration study Previously he served in the U S government for more than three decades While at the Office of Management and Budget he received the Executive Office of the President s highest award for efforts to complete several major international nuclear nonproliferation agreements including the multibillion dollar U S purchase of highly enriched uranium extracted from Soviet nuclear weapons He is a Senior Fellow at the Energy Policy Institute at Chicago EPIC and is Research Coordinator for the American Academy s Global Nuclear Future Initiative Video 4 mins James P Malone is Chief Nuclear Fuel Development Officer at Lightbridge In 2009 he retired after a decade with Exelon Generation Company

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  • Special Academy Meeting at the Getty Center - American Academy of Arts & Sciences
    Forgot your password Special Academy Meeting at the Getty Center The Getty Center Research Conservation and Collections The Getty Center Los Angeles CA March 3 2012 Click Video for individual recordings PRESENTERS James Cuno is President and Chief Executive Officer of the J Paul Getty Trust Before joining the Getty he served as President and Eloise W Martin Director of the Art Institute of Chicago Prior to directing the Art Institute of Chicago he was Director and Professor of the Courtauld Institute of Art at the University of London Elizabeth and John Moors Cabot Director of the Harvard University Art Museums and Professor of the History of Art and Architecture at Harvard University Director of the Hood Museum of Art at Dartmouth College and Director of the Grunwald Center for the Graphic Arts at the University of California Los Angeles He has written extensively on French caricature contemporary American art and on the role of art museums in contemporary American cultural policy His publications include Museums Matter In Praise of the Encyclopedic Museum 2011 He was elected a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in 2001 Video 20 mins Thomas W Gaehtgens is Director of the Getty Research Institute Previously he was Director of the Deutsches Forum für Kunstgeschichte Centre allemand d histoire de l art in Paris an institution he founded in 1997 and Professor in the Department of Art History at the Free University of Berlin He is an art historian of eighteenth and twentieth century German and French art as well as broader fields of art and intellectual history He organized the XXVIIIth International Congress of Art History in Berlin in 1992 and served as President of the Comité International d histoire de l art from 1992 to 1996 For his accomplishments and contributions

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