President Merten to Share Reflections on His Trip to Syria at ICAR Talk

Posted: October 28, 2008 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

President Alan Merten
President Alan Merten

The Institute for Conflict Analysis and Resolution (ICAR) will present “A Syrian Journey: Reflections by President Alan Merten” on Thursday, Oct. 30, from 6 to 7:30 p.m.

The event will be held at the Arlington Campus in the Truland Building, Room 555.

Syria was one of the countries Mason’s president visited during a trip this past summer that also included stops in Germany, the United Arab Emirates and China.

Merten’s lecture will include a discussion with Marc Gopin, James H. Laue Professor of World Religions, Diplomacy and Conflict Resolution, and director of the Center for World Religions, Diplomacy and Conflict Resolution; and ICAR doctoral candidate Samuel Rizk.

The event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.

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