2018 Kick Off Event

Event Details

Fifty Years of American Foreign Policy: 
A Dearth of Great Decisions

January 19, 2018

Professor William Dixon 
UofA Department of Political Science

This talk will look at how our foreign policy has enabled the creation of Pax Americana, and framed our relationships with USSR/Russia and China which have dominated our history ever since the end of WWII, He will also look at current  trends in foreign policy.

William Dixon is Professor of Political Science at the University of Arizona where he teaches courses in international politics and research methods. He was Head of the Department of Political Science from 2004 to 2009 when it merged with Public Administration to become the new School of Government and Public Policy. He received a PhD from Ohio State University and taught at Emory University in Atlanta before joining the faculty at Arizona over 20 years ago. He serves on the board of the United Nations Association of Southern Arizona and speaks frequently to community groups about national and international political issues.


4855 E. Broadway



In advance by January 13—$20 per person.
Seating is limited, so reserve your seat for this event early.

If you and your fellow group participants wish to share a common table, please let your group moderator know once you complete your registration.

9 Responses to “2018 Kick Off Event”

  1. Jackie Day says:

    I am quite sure that I signed up for the breakfast, but can’t find any written confirmation to that. Also, I have another participant who is unsure if she is registered. Her name is Lidia Delpiccolo-Morris. Thanks for your response.

    Jackie Day

    • DickK says:

      Jackie: I hope you have confirmed your status. If you register online, you received an email to confirm your booking. If you registered by check in the mail, your cashed check is your proof. Go to your bank online account to check on your check clearing. I am sorry I can’t give you more information. I just don’t have it available…………….

    • DickK says:

      Oops. I see you as booking 1252 for one person

  2. Lidia DelPiccolo says:

    I signed up for the breakfast Jan 19.
    Did I get a seat?

    Thank you,
    Lidia DelPiccolo f

  3. eric r. olsen says:

    If you have anyone dropping out, I would be happy to fill in to any vacancy to this kickoff event.

    phone: 520-574-5207
    email: olsenericroy@gmail.com

    • DickK says:

      We had a person approach me at the video today at Voyager. Check with your moderator and also the Tuesday PM group. Maybe it was one of them.

  4. Georgiann Foley says:

    My husband and I would like to sit with the other Great Decisions Voyager Resort attendees at this January 19th event.

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