Assistant Professor Jenna Jordan, Ph.D. and Associate Professor Lawrence Rubin, Ph.D., from the Sam Nunn School of International Affairs in the Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts co-authored “An Isis Containment Doctrine” for The National Interest.
The sun beats down by the River Kwai in Thailand. A low hum fills the space as a fan oscillates under the awning, providing refuge from the 98 degree heat. Students gather with notebooks, laptops, and plenty of water to discuss the impact of water security in Thai politics. It's easy to see the importance of the Mekong River when you visit the farming communities that depend on it's resources to survive.
The film, Mayor Ivan Allen Jr. – A Different Road, a documentary about Mayor Allen’s life and legacy, was nominated for a National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences 2016 Southeast EMMY Award in the category of Documentary – Historical. David and John Duke at Living Stories, a local Emmy-award-winning video production company, wrote and produced the documentary.