FASA – SAM Webinar

Since 2021, FASA and SAM have organized a webinar series Spotlight USA: Embracing Diversity.

In the FASA – SAM webinar speakers discuss current United States related issues and themes , such as race, gun culture, conspiracy theories, and political polarization. Discussions will be conducted either in Finnish or in English (language will be specified with each webinar session).

All the webinars are free of charge to all FASA and SAM members. You are welcome to sign up for each webinar through links posted in the SAM website (click here). If you are not yet a member of FASA or SAM, please visit the following links for more information:

The webinar program for Spring 2022 is published and available below. By clicking the title of each webinar session you can read more information on individual webinars as well as the speakers and moderators of each session. By clicking the titles you find information on how to sign up to each session.

23.3.2022 (klo 17-18): Miten ymmärrämme USA:n asekulttuuria? Keskustelijoina Benita Heiskanen sekä Mikko Saikku. Keskustelua moderoi Pekka Kolehmainen.

20.4.2022 (klo 17-18): Mikä Yhdysvaltoja oikein riivaa? Keskustelijoina Stefan Lindström ja Lena Grenat.

25.5.2022 (klo 17-18): Ilmaston vai demokratian kriisi? Keskustelijoina Antero Holmila sekä Atte Arffman.  Keskustelua moderoi Anna Kronlund.

In 2021, the webinar series was part of the Year of Research Based Knowledge (Tutkitun tiedon teemavuosi).