Aug 29, 2018

05:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Centennial Complex - Frank Damazo Amphitheater

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Loma
Linda University Health is co-sponsoring the August 29 World Affairs
Council Inland Southern California event “Fighting for Cyber Supremacy in
an Age of Extremism.” 

Haroon K. Ullah, PhD, a social
media authority in the Mideast, will present on how social media has dominated the discourse of recent events in
the Muslim world – from the “Arab Spring” to ISIS’s online recruitment and the
recent deadly attack in Manhattan. He will discuss the roles of social media in
these events will identify key trends across the Muslim world that can teach us
about regional and international politics and diplomacy.

A former senior advisor
to three U.S. Secretaries of State, with a special portfolio on digital
transmedia strategy and countering violent extremism, Ullah is an award-winning
author, a Peabody TV Award recipient, an adjunct professor at Georgetown
University, and a term member of the Council on Foreign Relations.

The event will be held at 5:30 p.m., Wednesday, August 29, in
room 3111 at the Centennial Complex, 24760 Stewart St., Loma Linda.

Program and
admission

The event includes both a reception and presentation, admission
to presentation only is free for students with ID. The cost is $20 for World
Affairs Council members who preregister and $25 for non-members who
preregister. 

The general admission door price will be $30, space
permitting. 

Register or learn more, or call
909-558-7446, or email kyutuc@llu.edu.

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