Facts Are Not Enough: A New Strategy to Help Young People Postponing Sexual Involvement
MONDAY, APRIL 1, 1991
Dr. Marion Howard is a professor in the Department
of Gynecology and Obstetrics of the School of
Medicine at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, She
also directs the Emory University/Grady Hospital Teen
Services Program, a family planning program for young
teenagers at Grady Memorial Hospital.
Recently, Dr. Howard has been developing and
producing educational programs aimed at helping
young people postpone sexual involvement. One program for youth and their parents, entitled "Postponing
Sexual Involvement for Young Teens," is being adopted
by schools and youth agencies throughout the United
States. Currently, one-third of the school systems in
Georgia are using the young teen series. Dr. Howard
has appeared on national television and has been
referenced in national print media regarding her work
in this area.
A frequent guest lecturer and keynote speaker. Dr.
Howard is also the author of numerous articles and
publications, including several books aimed at teenagers and the professionals who serve them. One such
publication is Only Human: Teenage Pregnancy and
Prior to her appointment at Emory University, Dr.
Howard was director of the Consortium on Early
Childbearing in Washington, D.C. She has also held
appointments in the Department of Epidemiology and
Public Health at Yale University and the departments of
sociology and health care administration at George
Please join Dr. Howard for her presentation, "Facts
Are Not Enough: A New Strategy to Help Young People
Postpone Sexual Involvement," which begins at the
Athenaeum at 7:00 p.m. No sign-ups are necessary, as
there will not be a dinner for this event.
The End of History Reconsidered
TUESDAY, APRIL 2, 1991
The Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum, the Lowe
Institute, and the Keck Center are pleased to
sponsor Dr. Francis Fukuyama's visit to Claremont
McKenna College where he will deliver a speech
entitled "The End of History Reconsidered." Dr.
Fukuyama is a consultant to the RAND Corporation and
to the policy planning staff of the U.S. State
Fukuyama was born in Chicago and was educated at
Cornell University. In 1981 he received his PhD in
government from Harvard University, with emphasis
on Soviet foreign policy and Middle Eastern politics. He
served as senior staff member at the RAND Corporation
and as deputy director of the policy planning staff at the
State Department (1989-1990).
Dr. Fukuyama's publications include Gorbachev and
the New Soviet Agenda in the Third World (1989), The Soviet Threat
to the Persian Gulf (1981), The Soviet Union and Iraq Since 1968 (1980),
and The Soviet Union and the Third World (1987) (coedited with
Andrzej Korbonski). He is widely known for his highly
acclaimed article "The End of History?" which appeared in The National Interest (Summer 1989). Dr.
Fukuyama has just completed a new book entitled The
End of History and the Last Man.
Dr. Fukuyama's lecture will start at 7:00 p.m. The
reception and dinner are already full.
International CMC Student Panel
CONSTANTINOS KOSHIS '94
MAHNTIE REEVES '92
CARLOS WESTERMAN '94
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 3, 1991
The Athenaeum is proud to announce its second
International Student Panel of the year. We have
with us three international students who represent a
broad array of experiences from three distinct geographic areas.
Constantinos Koshis is a freshman government/
philosophy major and a native of Nicosia, Cyprus. He
has lived in Cyprus most of his life, in Greece for one
year after the Turkish invasion in 1975, and has studied
in France and Switzerland. Before coming to CMC,
Constantinos was a second lieutenant in the Cyprus
Army from 1987 to 1989. Constantinos will discuss
Cyprus' recent history, the Turkish invasion of Cyprus,
and the impact the invasion has had on his country.
Mahntie Reeves is a junior originally from Liberia. He
was born and raised in Monrovia, the capital of Liberia,
until age eleven, when he moved with his family to San
Diego. Mahntie will discuss the historical relationship
between Liberia and the United States, Liberia's recent
political upheavals, and the impact U.S. policy has had
Carlos Westerman is a freshman originally from
Mexico. He lived in Coatzacoalcos, Veracruz, until the
age of sixteen, when he began his studies in the United
States. Before coming to CMC, Carlos went to high
school in Newport, Rhode Island. Carios will discuss
the differences between Mexican and American culture
and will attempt to break some of the stereotypes
Americans have of Mexicans.
Each student will speak for about 15 minutes, with a
question-and-answer period to follow. A 5:30 reception
and 6:00 dinner will precede the 7:00 discussion. Please
join us for the opportunity to learn about the different
backgrounds of fellow CMC students by returning the
enclosed reservation coupon.
The Air We Breathe
THURSDAY, APRIL 4, 1991
As part of our series on the environment, the Marian
Miner Cook Athenaeum is proud to welcome
Paulette Middleton. Dr. Middleton received her B.A.,
M.A., and Ph.D. in chemistry from the University of Texas
at Austin. She is using her technical knowledge to study
air quality issues such as acid rain, visibility degradation, and air pollution. Dr. Middleton also works to
ensure that environmental, energy, and economic
policies are designed to deal with specific air quality
issues in the U.S. and around the world.
In 1987, she was appointed senior research fellow
with the Atmospheric Sciences Research Center, where
she helped to develop a computer model for studying
regional air quality issues. In addition, she played a
major role in the study of the Denver Brown Cloud and
is presently working with the National Academy of
Sciences to develop guidelines for a national visibility
protection program. Currently, Dr. Middleton is a
project director for the Denver Air Quality Modeling
Study, a major technical and policy-related study of
Dr. Middleton feels that for us to properly assess our
impact on the environment, it is important to understand the relationships among the different aspects of
the human-environment system as well as the components themselves.
Join us for an insightful and educational evening with
Dr. Middleton discussing "The Air We Breathe." Please
fill out the reservation form to sign up for the reception
and dinner prior to the 7:00 talk.
Power and the Global Economy
MONDAY, APRIL 8, 1991
The Athenaeum, the Keck Center, and the Lowe
Institute of Political Economy are pleased to present
a lecture by Dr. Richard Rosecrance as part of a
continuing series, "Changing Power Relationships in
the Global Economy." Dr. Rosecrance is a professor of
political science at UCLA, associate director of UCLA's
Center for International and Strategic Affairs, and
author of America's Economic Resurgence: A Bold New Strategy (1990).
Rosecrance specializes in international economics,
strategy, history, and theory.
Before joining UCLA's faculty, Rosecrance was Carpenter Professor of International and Comparative
Politics at Cornell University. He is the author of many
works on international and economic affairs, including
his highly acclaimed The Rise of the Trading State: Commerce and Conquest in the Modern World (1986), which
was published on three continents. If you wish to attend
the reception and dinner prior to the talk, please fill out
the reservation form.
Investigating Environmental Catastrophes
TUESDAY, APRIL 9, 1991
Hugh Kaufman is one of the most authoritative,
influential, and courageous speakers on the
environmental crises facing the nation. One of the
founders of the Environmental Protection Agency, he
has served as chief investigator for hazardous sites and
assistant director of hazardous site control.
Mr. Kaufman's investigations and congressional testimony led to the exposure of the 1978 Love Canal case
and more than 1,000 other contamination cases. In 1982
and 1983, Mr. Kaufman's congressional testimony led
to the removal of Ann Burford as head of the EPA
and the imprisonment of Rita Lavelle, her assistant
As a leading environmental expert, Mr. Kaufman is
often quoted by the national and international press,
and has appeared on "60 Minutes," the "Today Show,"
and "Good Morning America." His appearances on
international television include two recent British documentaries on environmental issues.
Before joining the EPA, Mr. Kaufman was a captain in
the U.S. Air Force, He earned his bachelor's and
master's degrees in engineering from George Washington University. Currently, Mr. Kaufman is assistant to
the director of the Hazardous Site Control Division at
EPA headquarters in Washington, D.C.
Please join us for what is sure to be an enlightening
evening. Mr. Kaufman's presentation will begin at 7:00
p.m., preceded by a 5:30 reception and 6:00 dinner.
Your dinner reservation may be made by filling out and
returning the enclosed coupon.
The Mousetrap by Agatha Christie
Thursday, April 11, 1991-Sunday, April 14, 1991
"Three blind mice, three blind mice. See how they run,
see how they run. They all ran after the farmer's wife..."
Under the Lights, who brought Arsenic and Old Lace (1952) and You Can't Take It With You (1936) to the Athenaeum, is
now pleased to invite you to get caught in The Mousetrap (1952), Agatha Christie's tale of murder, mayhem, and
madcap hilarity. Join the guests at snowed-in Monkswell Manor as the persistent Sergeant Trotter
encounters a diverse array of the eccentric and the abnormal as he attempts to glean the truth and expose
the perpetrator of two murders. Motive can be misleading-who is guilty? Is it the forward and macho
Paravicini, or is it the straight-laced and reserved Giles? Perhaps it is the severe Miss Casewell, or maybe the
level-headed Mollie, the least likely of criminals? Please join the cast and crew of The Mousetrap (1952) at the
Athenaeum on April 11, 12, and 13 for dinner, or April 14 for brunch.
Prices for Dinner Theater
CMC student with meal card $7.50
CMC student, faculty, and staff without meal card $10.00
Each CMC person may bring one guest at the discounted rate:
Guest with meal card $7.50
Guest without meal card $10.00
All other students, faculty, and staff $12.50
(a limit of two tickets at this price)
Community persons and all others $15.00
Play only $3.00