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North American Community Forum at Hartnell

November 21st, 2007

"Building a North American Community" is the topic of discussion at a multi-disciplinary forum at Hartnell College on Thursday, November 29, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. The event will take place on the main stage in the Performing Arts Facility at Hartnellís main campus at 411 Central Avenue in Salinas.

North American Community Forum at Hartnell


Based on a report by an independent task force of the Council on Foreign Relations, the forum will feature three Hartnell College instructors addressing the topic from their respective disciplines in sociology, political science, and economics. Audience participation is encouraged.

The panel members will be sociologist Eric Strayer, a graduate of UC Santa Cruz and the University of New Mexico; political scientist Larry Adams, a graduate of Chico State and St. Johnís University; and economist Andrew Gruttadauro, who earned his MBA from Pepperdine University.

This is the first in an annual series of lectures and discussions on globalization. The event will be hosted by the Political Science Club of Hartnell College. The evening is free and open to the public.

For more information, contact the Social Sciences Department at 831-755-6905.

Hartnell College, one of Californiaís 109 community colleges, is fully accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. Established in 1920, it is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the state. Hartnell has two campuses in Salinas and an education center in King City to serve all the education and workforce training needs of the greater Salinas Valley.

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