NSU to host COVID-19 webinar series

BY STAFF REPORTS
09/17/2020 11:30 AM
TAHLEQUAH – The Northeastern State University Institute of Global Security & Comparative Justice Systems will present a webinar series titled “The 2020 Pandemic in Northeast Oklahoma: A six-month retrospective.”

The first webinar, “A six-month retrospective on government policy,” is slated for Sept. 25. The webinar session will consider the impact of the pandemic on government leaders and policy. The panelists include Principal Chief Chuck Hoskin Jr., Tulsa Deputy Mayor Amy Brown, Tulsa County Commissioner Karen Keith and Tahlequah Mayor Sue Catron.

The Oct. 2 installment, “A six-month retrospective on government response,” will reflect upon the day-to-day response to the pandemic by government agencies. Government leaders will participate in a panel to discuss how the pandemic impacted the operation and response of their agency or department.

The Oct. 9 installment, “A six-month retrospective on health care response,” will review the response of various parts of the health system in northeast Oklahoma. Representatives from the health system will participate in a panel discussion.

The Oct. 16 webinar, “A six- month retrospective on media response,” will consider the impact on and response of media outlets in northeast Oklahoma to the pandemic. Representatives from the news media will participate in a panel discussion.

The Oct. 23 installment, “A six- month retrospective on education response,” will reflect upon the impact on and response of education systems in northeast Oklahoma to the pandemic. Representatives from the education system will participate in a panel to discuss the impact and response of the education system.

And the Oct. 29 webinar, “A six- month retrospective on business response,” will review the impact on and response of businesses in northeast Oklahoma to the pandemic. Representatives from Oklahoma businesses will participate in a panel to discuss how business leaders and businesses responded to the pandemic.

The webinar is presented by the Institute of Global Security and Comparative Justice Systems in cooperation with the Department of Criminology, Justice Studies and Global Security, the College of Liberal Arts and College of Extended Learning.

For information or to access webinar links, visit www.nsuok.edu/TheInstitute.

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