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Michael C. Desch
Professor and Chair, Department of Political Science,
Co-director, Notre Dame International Security Program
May 27, 2015
Associate Professor of Public Affairs
Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, University of Texas at Austin
July 9, 2015
Barry R. Posen
Ford International Professor of Political Science at MIT,
Director of the MIT Security Studies Program
September 24, 2015
James Anderson, Vice President of Academic Affairs, Marine Corps University
Frank Marlo, Associate Professor of Strategic Studies, Marine Corps Command and Staff College
October 19, 2015
Carnes Lord, Professor of Strategic Leadership, US Naval War College
November 16, 2015
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