In this week's edition, Pardee School undergraduate Tima Dasouki is awarded the Boren Scholarship, Prof. Karra and colleagues release first round of findings from national COVID-19 survey, the Center for the Study of Europe launches new interview series with European Consuls General, and Pardee School Professors are featured in the media for topics including the coronavirus, global debt, U.S. elections in 2020, and oil prices.
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This Week @BUPardeeSchool

Week of April 22, 2020

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Alumni Spotlight
Message From Our Alumni: We Will Get Through This Together

The Pardee School reached out to its alumni to see how they are dealing with social-distancing and self-isolation. Here's what we found.
Student Spotlight
Tima Dasouki Awarded Boren Scholarship

Pardee School undergraduate student and Dean's Ambassador, Tima Dasouki (Pardee '22), receives a 2020 David L. Boren Scholarship for International Study.
Research Spotlight
Karra and Colleagues Release First Round of Results of COVID-19 Survey

Early results of a national web survey on COVID-19 symptoms and responses, conducted by Prof. Karra and colleagues, finds that older people in the U.S. are maintaining fewer close contacts than younger cohorts. 
Center Spotlight
CSE Interview Series with EU Consul Generals in Boston

The Center for the Study of Europe launches a series of video interviews with Boston-based Consuls General from Europe - Solidarity at the Time of COVID-19.
Center Event
GDP Webinar on the Global Economic Response to COVID-19

The Global Development Policy Center co-hosts webinar with the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development about including developing countries in the COVID-19 response. 
Faculty News
Najam Speaks at AKU on "The Day After COVID"

Dean Adil Najam gives a virtual presentation and leads a discussion on "Preparing for the Day After COVID" organized by the Aga Khan University (AKU).
School Spotlight
World After Coronavirus: A Pardee Center Video Series

The Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future continues with its video series, The World After Coronavirus. The series features BU and world experts imagining what a post- COVID world might look like. 
School News
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Jeremy Menchik

COVID-19 and U.S. Elections

New York Times
Jessica Stern

My War Criminal

The Wright Show
Kevin Gallagher

Argentina's Debt Post COVID-19

Financial Times
Jorge Heine

China's Global Rise

Phoenix TV
Adil Najam

Oil Prices and COVID-19

News Wise
April 24, 2020     CURA Colloquium: Religious Identities

April 28, 2020     China’s Strategic Narrative in Latin America
                           Pardee WorksSummer & Career Planning in a Time of COVID-19

April 30, 2020    Pardee WorksSummer & Career Planning in a Time of COVID-19

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