Contemporary Issues: Dialogue and Debate

Course Dates: 
Oct. 19, 26, Nov. 2, 9, 2011
2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Cindy Berryman-Fink, Chuck Fink
Course Catalogs: 
2011 Fall

We will discuss six contemporary issues in US society: media credibility, US policy in the Middle East, public education reform, sustainable energy, alternative/traditional medicine, and federal government reform. Suggested short readings will guide discussion. The last class session will be devoted to formal debates on contemporary issues by course members who volunteer to debate.Chuck Fink

Both Cindy Berryman-Fink ( and Chuck Fink ( are trained facilitators who have led discussion groups in higher education, corporate, and nonprofit organizations.