Laurentian Reception with Matt Carotenuto
Alumni, parents and friends are invited to a complimentary Laurentian Reception in Washington, D.C. featuring Dr. Matt Carotenuto, St. Lawrence University Associate Professor of History and Coordinator of African Studies.
Matt is in the nation's capital to participate in a Brookings Institution discussion about the upcoming Kenyan elections, and at this event, he will speak about his work in Kenya and the important ways St. Lawrence engages with the broader African continent.
~ Thursday, July 20, 2017 ~
Reception: 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
600 14th St NW
Washington, D.C. 20005
This complimentary reception includes hors d'oeuvres and a hosted bar (beer, wine and non-alcoholic).
R.S.V.P. by July 16 online or call the Office of Laurentian Engagement at (888) 758-4438.
Space is limited, so register today!
This is the second consecutive year that Dr. Carotenuto will participate in an event hosted by the Brookings Institution in Washington, D.C. St. Lawrence University began collaborating with the Brookings Institution in 2015 on The African Security Initiative. This initiative brings together the expertise of University faculty and students with Brookings scholars. Faculty from St. Lawrence work alongside Brookings scholars to engage policy makers and the public in issues related broadly to security. Several faculty from the African Studies Program have participated in panel discussions at Brookings and the initiative also provides a prestigious summer internship opportunity for students.
Dr. Carotenuto will present at the Brookings Institution on Friday, July 21 at 10:00 a.m. Registration for audience members at the Brookings Institution is now open!