Iran Nuclear Agreement


Thu, 09/17/2015 - 19:00

The Iran Nuclear Agreement: Containment or Catastrophy?

On Thursday, September 17th at 7 in Crowder Hall in the School of Music at the University of Arizona, three experts from the University of Arizona will assess the implications of the Iran Agreement.  The Iranian nuclear deal — officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, signed in Vienna on July 14th,approved unanimously by the UN SecurityCounselon July20th, and currently being reviewed in Congress — initiates a new era in terms of Iran’s potential as a nuclear power, its relationship with the international community, and especially its relations with its regional neighbors. 


Prof. Philip Pinto from the College of Science, Prof. Faten Ghosn from the School of Government and Public Policy, and Prof. Asher Susser from The Arizona Center for Judaic Studies will explain the scientific, diplomatic andregionalcomplexitiesinvolved inthistransformational agreement.Willthe transformations thisagreementinitiatesbepositive ornegative? AsAmerica’s elected officials examine thisagreement, this panel will offer clear explanations of the key elements in the deal and the potential consequences of its implementation.


The panel will be moderated by Joaquin Ruiz, Dean of the College of Science, and J. Edward Wright, Director of Judaic Studies.


Brought To You By:

The College of Science, The College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, The Arizona Center for Judaic Studies

This event is Free and Open to the Public 

The Experts:

Associate Professor
Department of Astronomy
Ph.D., 1988, University of California, Santa Cruz





Associate Professor
School of Government and Public Policy
Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University



Modern Israel Studies
The Arizona Center for Judaic Studies




This event will be held in Crowder Hall in the School of Music, 1017 N. Olive Rd., Tucson, AZ 85721

The school is near the corner of Speedway Blvd and Parke Ave.
Parking is available at the Park Avenue Garage, on the NE corner of Speedway Blvd and Park Ave. 
Please see the map.



Suggested Parking
1140 N. Park Ave
85721 Tucson , AZ