Past Events

LTG Mary Legere discusses leadership in Army intelligence

By Elizabeth Rodricks

Publication Date: Monday, May 2, 2016

On April 21, Lieutenant General Mary Legere spoke at The Institute of World Politics on leadership lessons learned during her 34 years in the Army.  {read more}

Stephen Knott speaks about espionage, kidnapping, and spycraft at America's founding

By Sean Copeland

Publication Date: Wednesday, April 27, 2016

On April 13, 2016 at The Institute of World Politics campus, Stephen F. Knott, Professor of National Security Affairs at the Naval War College, spoke about spy techniques used by the American founding fathers in a lecture titled "Espionage, Kidnapping, and the Dark Art of Spycraft at America's Founding."   {read more}

Dr. Aaron L. Friedberg discusses competition between China and the United States

By Elizabeth Rodricks

Publication Date: Monday, April 25, 2016

On April 8, Aaron L. Friedberg, Professor of Politics and International Affairs at Princeton University, gave a lecture at The Institute of World Politics, where he discussed his book,A Contest for Supremacy: China, America, and the Struggle for Mastery in Asia.  {read more}

Dr. Evan Ellis compares the expanding roles of China and Russia in the trade industry with Latin America

By Elizabeth Rodricks

Publication Date: Friday, April 22, 2016

On March 29, Dr. R. Evan Ellis, Senior Associate with the Americas Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, gave a lecture at The Institute of World Politics on Russia's and China's influence in Latin America.  {read more}

Michael Walsh discusses his experiences as a journalist during the Cold War

By Michael Lingo and Austin Smith

Publication Date: Monday, April 11, 2016

Author and Former associate editor for Time Magazine Michael Walsh gave a lecture entitled “Behind Enemy Lines: The Adventures of an American Correspondent During the Cold War” at The Institute of World Politics on April 6, in which he described three unique Cold War experiences as a journalist.    {read more}

The threat of ISIS and the importance of understanding the ideology of jihadism

By Elizabeth Rodricks and Kevin Dunne

Publication Date: Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Dr. Sebastian Gorka, professor at The Institute of World Politics and founding member of the Council for Emerging National Security Affairs (CENSA), delivered a lecture on March 2 entitled "ISIS, Religion, and Today's War", to an audience convened for the day's conference on "Providence, Military Women, and Syria," co-sponsored by Providence: A Journal of Christianity and American Foreign Policy and IWP.   {read more}

Syria, ISIS, and Russia, and the impact of refugee immigration on the U.S.

By Elizabeth Rodricks

Publication Date: Tuesday, March 15, 2016

On Wednesday, March 2, three panelists spoke at The Institute of World Politics about the current situation in Syria involving the U.S. and Russia as part of a panel series co-sponsored by Providence: A Journal of Christianity and American Foreign Policy and IWP. This particular panel was the last of three in a conference entitled, "Providence, Military Women, and Syria."  {read more}

Discussion on women in combat with Mackubin Owens, Jennifer Marshall, and Karen Meeker

Publication Date: Tuesday, March 15, 2016

On Wednesday March 2nd, the first of three panels in a conference organized by Providence: A Journal of Christianity and American Foreign Policy spoke on the topic of women and their current and planned roles in combat.   {read more}

Robert D. Kaplan speaks about Romania’s history and significance within Europe

By Ben Martin

Publication Date: Thursday, March 10, 2016

Robert D. Kaplan, best-selling author and Senior Fellow at the Center for a New American Security, spoke at The Institute of World Politics on March 3 to discuss his new book In Europe's Shadow: Two Cold Wars and a Thirty-Year Journey Through Romania and Beyond.  {read more}

Tawfik Hamid discusses Jihadism Through an Insider’s Eyes

By Ben Martin

Publication Date: Monday, February 22, 2016

Dr. Tawfik Hamid, an Islamic thinker and Senior Fellow at the Potomac Institute for Policy Studies, gave a talk on "Jihadism Through an Insider’s Eyes” at The Institute of World Politics on February 16th.   {read more}

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