Past Events

IWP student discusses Soviet anti-religious activism and propaganda

By Ashley Catania and Liam Rae

Publication Date: Thursday, October 4, 2018

Helen Lamm is a current graduate student of The Institute of World Politics with an academic focus on the politics of post-Communism. On September 27th, 2018, she delivered a presentation entitled "The League of the Militant Godless" to her fellow students and other guests at the Institute. Her lecture covered the Soviet anti-religious activism and propaganda present during the Cold War era.  {read more}

Intelligence professor and former Army linguist Dr. Michael Lammbrau suggests U.S. let Seoul lead on North Korea

By Joshua Curtis

Publication Date: Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Dr. Michael Lammbrau discussed South Korean attitudes and strategy in connection with American policy towards the North at The Institute of World Politics.  {read more}

PM Thatcher’s investment banker Bob Barrett provides advice on successful privatization

By Joshua Curtis

Publication Date: Friday, July 27, 2018

The Institute of World Politics (IWP) hosted Robert J. Barrett III, a long-time investment banker and prominent Floridian businessman, on Thursday, June 21, 2018 to discuss how and why former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher embarked on one of the most ambitious rounds of privatization in history.  {read more}

Former US Navy Secretary John Lehman discusses his book on the Cold War at IWP

Publication Date: Wednesday, July 11, 2018

John Lehman, former United States Secretary of the Navy (1981-87) and current IWP Advisory Board member, visited IWP on June 25th to discuss his book, Oceans Ventured: Winning the Cold War at Sea.  {read more}

Experts analyze the life and work of Dr. Russell Kirk

Publication Date: Tuesday, April 3, 2018

On Tuesday, March 27, 2018, The Institute of World Politics (IWP) hosted a commemoration panel on Dr. Russell Kirk, an intellectual and a leader in the development of modern conservatism.  {read more}

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}

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}

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