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What’s Happening

— National Journal: Through the Ceiling: Empowering Women in 2014 and Beyond at the Grand Hyatt Washington, 8 a.m.

— The Real Reason College Costs So Much at the National Press Club, 10 a.m.

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At full speed, a grizzly bear can outrun a horse.

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Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Martin Dempsey to Headline Defense One Summit

Defense one summitDefense One today announced that Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin Dempsey will headline its second annual summit, in conversation with executive editor Kevin Baron. Dempsey will explain how “the military is redefining its purpose to fulfill America’s responsibilities to global security.”

The summit is scheduled for Wednesday, November 19 and a full lineup of speakers is forthcoming. At its inaugural summit last year, the Atlantic Media property landed Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, U.S. Air Force then-Acting Secretary Eric Fanning, and Defense Department comptroller and CFO Robert Hale as speakers.

For more information, visit DefenseOne.com/summit. Media interested in covering should contact Caroline Friou at cfriou@govexec.com.

Tuesday Morning Splash

What’s Happening

— Geng He, Wife of Renowned Chinese Human Rights Lawyer Gao Zhisheng at the National Press Club, 10 a.m.

— Citizen Activism: Building Coalitions for Civil Rights at the Newseum, 9 a.m.

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More than 1,000 languages are spoken on the continent of Africa.

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Monday Morning Splash

What’s Happening

— How Much is the Internet Worth to the U.S. Economy? at the Hudson Institute, noon

— WISH/Qatar Foundation Luncheon at the National Press Club, 12:30 p.m

— Not Your Grandfather’s Literacy: Scaling High-Order Skills for the 21st Century at the Brookings Institute, 1:30 p.m.

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There are still unexplored passageways in the Pyramid of Giza.

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Friday Morning Splash

What’s Happening

— Debate: Is Copyright a Property Right? at America’s Future Foundation, noon

— National Press Club Beat the Deadline 5K at the corner of 14th and F Streets NW, Saturday at 7:15 a.m.

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Columbia University is the second-largest landowner in New York City after the Catholic Church.

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The New Republic Celebrates 100 Years

TNR 100In celebration of its centennial, The New Republic will host a gala November 19 with a keynote from President Bill Clinton and co-hosted by Madeleine Albright, Christiane Amanpour, Harvard president Drew Faust, HBO CEO Richard Plepler, actor Peter Sarsgaard, “Morning Joe” co-host Joe Scarborough, producer Aaron Sorkin, George Stephanopoulos, and Fareed Zakaria.

“The New Republic was created to shape the course of American life—and in the course of one hundred years, we’ve become an American institution,” said Franklin Foer, the magazine’s editor. “Our history has made a meaningful difference in public life and is worthy of tribute—and a big party!” Read more

Thursday Morning Splash

What’s Happening

— What’s in a Title? The Communications Act and the Power it Confers on the FCC at the Georgetown Center for Business & Public Policy, noon

— Luncheon with Ralph Nader and Grover Norquist at the National Press Club, 12:30 p.m.

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In Utah, it is illegal to swear in front of a dead person.

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National Journal to Host Through the Ceiling: Empowering Women in 2014 and Beyond

Through the Ceiling Event Graphic (1)National Journal has announced its third annual Women in Washington event - Through the Ceiling: Empowering Women in 2014 and Beyond - with keynotes from Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA).

The event will take place Wednesday, September 10 from 8:30 – 10:30am at the Grand Hyatt Washington (1000 H Street NW).

Remarks will also be made by Laura Cox Kaplan, PwC’s regulatory affairs and public policy leader; The Honorable Paula Stern, Ph.D., founder and chairwoman, The Stern Group, Inc.; Lynn Shapiro Snyder, founder and president, WBL Foundation; Susan Neely, president and CEO, American Beverage Association; and Nuala O’Connor, president and CEO, Center for Democracy and Technology. National Journal’s senior writer Michelle Cottle and correspondent Fawn Johnson will moderate.

RSVPs can be made here. A livestream will be offered here. And media interested in covering should contact NJ’s Jeff Cartwright.

Wednesday Morning Splash

What’s Heppening

— From Anarchy to Augustus: Lessons on Dealing with Disorder from Rome’s First Emperor at the American Enterprise Institute, 9 a.m.

— The Golden Hour Launch Party at the Center for Global Development, 5 p.m.

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“Canada” is an Indian word meaning “big village.”

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Tuesday Morning Splash

What’s Happening

— What Will Drive the Future of Global Health? at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, 3 p.m.

— War of Words: The Impact of Russian State Television Propaganda on the Russian Internet at the Elliot School of International Affairs, 4 p.m.

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One third of divorce filings in the US contain the word “Facebook.”

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