Past Events

Rebeccah Heinrichs argues that nuclear weapons are indispensable for the US

By Jake Kucharski

Publication Date: Thursday, June 15, 2017

On June 13, 2017, Rebeccah Heinrichs, a Fellow at the Hudson Institute and a writer for Providence Magazine, gave a guest lecture at The Institute of World Politics on the increasing need and reliance the U.S. places on the threat and deterrence provided by nuclear weapons.  {read more}

Matthew Ryan joins IWP as Chief Financial Officer

By Tristan DeWitt

Publication Date: Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Matthew Ryan, who has served on the Board of Trustees for The Institute of World Politics since 2015, has recently joined IWP as the CFO.  {read more}

Dr. Paul Kengor discusses his book “A Pope and a President”

By Daniel Loud

Publication Date: Monday, June 12, 2017

On May 25, 2017, The Institute of World Politics welcomed Paul G. Kengor, Ph.D., professor of political science at Grove City College and director of the Center for Vision & Values in Grove City, Pennsylvania.   {read more}

Stephen Knott highlights scholarly double standards in assessing the American Presidency

By Brit Felsen-Parsons

Publication Date: Wednesday, May 31, 2017

On May 8th, 2017, The Institute of World Politics hosted Stephen F. Knott, Professor of National Security Affairs at the US Naval War College, for a guest lecture titled "Scholarly Double Standards and the American Presidency."  {read more}

Dr. Marcin Chmielowski speaks on Civil Society and Poland

By Jayden Taylor

Publication Date: Thursday, April 6, 2017

Dr. Marcin Chmielowski, Vice President of the Poland-based Freedom and Entrepreneurship Foundation (Fundacja Wolnosci i Przedsiebiorczosci) spoke at The Institute of World Politics on Wednesday, March 29 in a lecture entitled "Civil Society at the Crossroads:  Three Models and the Case of Poland."  {read more}

Prof. Eugene Poteat lectures on women in intelligence

By Adam Sykes

Publication Date: Thursday, April 6, 2017

In what capacity have women served in intelligence? Eugene Poteat-former CIA Scientific Intelligence Officer and IWP Professor Emeritus-sought to provide an answer and dispel falsehoods about the role of women in intelligence in a lecture entitled "Women in Intelligence:  Fantasy vs. Reality."  {read more}

IWP holds second lecture on Capitol Hill with Michael Walsh

By Francesca Rivera-Castillo

Publication Date: Thursday, March 9, 2017

On March 7th, The Institute of World Politics held its second lecture of the IWP Capitol Hill Speaker Series. Dr. Mackubin Owens, Dean of Academic Affairs, moderated the lecture by IWP visiting fellow Michael A. Walsh, who spoke on the necessity of culture and art in the process of creating policies.  {read more}

Dr. Ted Bromund argues for a new American approach to Europe

By Bridget Reynolds

Publication Date: Tuesday, February 28, 2017

In a recent lecture moderated by Dr. Douglas Streusand, entitled "The Case for a New Approach to Europe," Dr. Ted Bromund, Senior Research Fellow at the Heritage Foundation, spoke on the history of American commitment to Europe in the twentieth century and proposed how the American relationship to Europe should change in the coming decades.     {read more}

Sebastian Gorka and Andrew McCarthy discuss jihad at IWP Capitol Hill Speaker Series

By Lea Carroll

Publication Date: Monday, December 12, 2016

On December 5 at the Russell Senate Office Building, IWP launched its new Capitol Hill Speaker Series.  This event featured a discussion led by Dr. Sebastian Gorka, IWP Vice President of National Security Support, and Dr. Andrew McCarthy, Contributing Editor at National Review and Senior Fellow at the National Review Institute, on the subject of "Islamic Jihad and the Role on National Security Law."  Dr. Mackubin Owens, Dean of Academics at IWP, moderated the event.  {read more}

Sam Faddis discusses terrorism, human intelligence, and homeland security

By Brie Ewing

Publication Date: Wednesday, October 12, 2016

On September 7, 2016 former CIA operations officer Sam Faddis traveled to the Institute of World Politics to speak about Terrorism, Human Intelligence, and Homeland Security.   {read more}

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