Campus News 2009

For Immediate Release
February 25, 2009

Middle East Expert to speak at Schreiner

Dr. Srdja Trifkovic

Schreiner University’s Center for Innovative Learning will present a talk by Middle East expert Dr. Srdja Trifkovic at 7 p.m., Thursday, March 12, in Ballroom 1 of the Floyd & Kathleen Cailloux Campus Activity Center on the Schreiner campus. Dr. Trifkovic will speak on “Prospects for Peace in the Promised Land.”

Trifkovic, the foreign affairs editor for the journal Chronicles and author of "The Sword of the Prophet" and "Defeating Jihad: How the War on Terror May Yet Be Won, in Spite of Ourselves," was invited to speak by Dr. Ron Hatchett, director of Schreiner’s Center for Global Studies.

Trifkovic also is director of the Center for International Affairs at The Rockford Institute and a commentator on the Middle East and Islam for the national and international media, including CNN International and BBC World Service.

This event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Martha York, Center for Innovative Learning, at 830-792-7352 or For more information about Schreiner University, visit the Web site at

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