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Under Secretary Sonenshine: "Public Diplomacy and Countering Violent Extremism" March 27

When: Wednesday, March 27, 2013 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Stamp Student Union : Atrium 1107
Event Type(s): Lecture

START will host U.S. Department of State Under Secretary Tara Sonenshine as she discusses "Public Diplomacy and Countering Violent Extremism" at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 27 at the University of Maryland. The event will be held in Stamp Student Union's Atrium (Rm. 1107) and is free and open to the public. Please RSVP to infostart@start.umd.edu.

Sonenshine will discuss international terrorism, public diplomacy, why we use online media and social networking and the power of video games to counter extremism.

Website: http://start.umd.edu/start/events/event.asp?id=243

For more information, contact:
Jessica Stark Rivinius
National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism
+1 301 405 6600

start.umd.edu




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