Schedule of Events

Power and Protest: Global Responses to Atomic Energy

Click on hyperlinked lecture titles to watch the recorded sessions.

Thursday, January 21

Keynote: Power
McCardell Bicentennial Hall 216

​2:00 – 3:30 p.m.
The Carrot or the Stick? How Do Governments Push Nuclear Power?
​Daniel Aldrich, Northeastern University

​Session 1: A Nuclear Future?
Robert A. Jones ’59 House Conference Room

​4:30 – 5:45 p.m.
Exporting Nuclear Power to the Middle East
​Jessica Varnum, James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies

6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Nuclear Power: A Future after COP 21?
​Richard Wolfson, Middlebury College

​​Film Screening: Nuclear Nation
8:30 – 10:00 p.m. | Robert A. Jones ’59 House Conference Room


Friday, January 22

Nonproliferation and Terrorism Studies Opportunities at Monterey with Jessica Varnum
10:30 – 11:30 a.m. | Robert A. Jones ’59 House Conference Room
​Session 2: Protest
Robert A. Jones ’59 House Conference Room

​12:15 – 1:45 p.m.
Music and the Japanese Antinuclear Movement
​Noriko Manabe, Temple University

​2:00 – 3:30 p.m.
Vermont Yankee and an Insider’s View of the Nuclear Industry
Arnie Gundersen, Fairewinds Energy Education

Protest Music Workshop with Noriko Manabe
4:00 – 5:00 p.m. | Mead Chapel

Rohatyn Center for Global Affairs
Robert A. Jones 59 House
148 Hillcrest Road
Middlebury, VT 05753