Governors State Discussion on Mid East Peace Prospects

University Park, IL–(ENEWSPF)– Governors State University is sponsoring an informal and interactive panel discussion on Middle East Peace Prospects on April 21, from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m., in the Hall of Honors.

Panel participants include Dr. Stuart Fagan, President Emeritus of GSU and Professor of Public Administration; Dr. Larry Levinson, Coordinator of Political and Justice Studies; and Dr. Khalil Marrar, Visiting Assistant Professor of International Relations from DePaul University. The moderator is Dr. Ellen Foster Curtis, Dean of the College of Business and Public Administration.

The panel is uniquely qualified both by their areas expertise and experience to comment on the prospects of peace in the Middle East considering the 2008 conflict and the recent elections in Israel. Dr. Fagan has visited Israel approximately 25 times over the past 40 years. On his most recent visit, he took part in a symposium on the current prospects for a negotiated Israeli-Palestinian peace. Dr. Marrar is an expert on U.S. – Middle East relations and policy. He received his Ph.D. from Loyola University, Chicago in 2007 and his dissertation was on “Arab Lobby and U.S. Foreign Policy.

This event is free and open to the public. Governors State University is located at 1 University Parkway, University Park, Illinois. For more information, call (708) 534-4951.