News Briefs – Vol 52 Issue 1

Presidential Debate Screening

The second presidential debate will happen this Sunday, Oct. 9. It will be moderated by CNN’s Anderson Cooper and ABC’s Martha Raddatz. The IDS 101 – Road To The White House class is going to host a live-stream of the second Clinton-Trump debate. All SCC students are also invited to come and watch the screening. Students will also be invited to the final screening debate moderated by FOX’s Chris Wallace on Wednesday, Oct. 19.

When: Oct. 9, 2016, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Where: PUB Quiet Dining Room (9208)

Japanese Culture Festival

Students and employees at SCC are welcome to come the Japanese Culture Festival. This annual festival is hosted by the Trajal Hospitality College and is free of charge. Visitors can get their name drawn in Japanese calligraphy, try Japanese traditional clothing, learn to make origami, and more.

When: Oct. 12, 2016, 9:30 a.m. to noon
Where: PUB Quiet Dining Room (9208)

Upcoming GAC event: “U.S. Foreign Policy Challenges and a New President”

The SCC Global Affairs Center will host an event titled “U.S. Foreign Policy Challenges and a New President.” Co-sponsored by the World Affairs Council, the event will be discussing major foreign policy issues that might occur in the US within the next decade, as well as the influence of the 2016 presidential election. This discussion session will be moderated by the president of WAC, Jacqueline Miller. The panelists include Jill Dougherty, the CNN Moscow bureau chief from 1997 to 2007; Joe Borich , a senior adviser for Nyhus, a Seattle-based consulting firm that specializes in China; Bill Center, a retired U.S. Navy rear admiral and the president of Washington Council on International Trade from 1999 to 2007; and Derik Broekhoff, a senior scientist at the Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI-Seattle).

When: Oct. 20, 2016, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Where: PUB Quiet Dining Room (9208)