Thursday, October 23, 2014
Phil Klay D'05, USMC, Creative Writing Event
Redeployment by DUSA member Phil Klay takes readers to the frontlines of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, asking us to understand what happened there, and what happened to the soldiers who returned. Join him with the Dartmouth English Department for a creative writing event, Thursday, October 23, 2014 @ 4:00pm in the Wren Room, Sanborn House. Event details here.
Thursday, November 06, 2014
Dr. Chris King: International Environmental Security
In partnership with the Rockefeller Center For Public Policy: Environmental security posits that there are human induced changes to the Earth’s environment of such a magnitude that they represent threats to the peace and security of the world. Stated simply, the environmental changes have the potential to deny basic human needs to billions of people. This lecture by Dr. Chris King, Dean of the US Army Command and General Staff College, will examine the path that leads to environmental issues becoming security and defense concerns.
Sunday, November 09, 2014
"Honor the Heroes" Veterans Day Banquet
The Dartmouth Uniformed Service Alumni are proud to partner with the Marine Corps Birthday Ball on this year's "Honor the Heroes" Veterans Day Banquet, Sunday 9 November 2014 from 1730 to 2300 at the Hanover Inn. Attractions include cocktails, dinner, live music, dancing, a silent auction, and ceremonies. The featured speaker will be Maj. Gen. Melvin Spiese, USMC (ret.), Commanding General, 1st Marine Expeditionary Brigade. CLICK HERE TO RSVP
The highlight of the evening will be the Presentation of the 2014 James Wright Award for Distinguished Service to Clint Gardner '44.