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March 27, 2020

The Coronavirus Crisis: Responses in China, Italy, and the United States

In the past month, the coronavirus has caused a public health crisis across the world. Governments...

Speakers: Erik Jones, Andrew Mertha, Carla Freeman

Pandemic, Public Health Policy

February 26, 2020

A Conversation on US Military Cooperation and Partnerships

The school welcomed Lieutenant General Charles Hooper, Director of the Defense Security Cooperation...

Speakers: Lieutenant General Charles Hooper, Defense Security Cooperation Agency, Mara Karlin

Military Cooperation, National Security, Notable Speakers

February 24, 2020

The Impact of the Conflict on Human Rights in Syria

The school welcomed the Commissioners of the Independent International Commission of Inquiry on the...

Speakers: Paulo Sérgio Pinheiro, Karen Koning Abuzayd, Hanny Megally, Daniel Serwer

Syria, Human Rights

February 24, 2020

Sustainable Trade in a Transatlantic Perspective

The school's Foreign Policy Institute hosted a discussion on European trade relations and potential...

Speakers: Bern Lange, European Parliament, Daniel Hamilton

Trade, World Trade Organization, European Union

February 19, 2020

A Conversation with Ambassador Harriet L. Elam-Thomas

Ambassador Harriet L. Elam-Thomas, who currently directs a new Diplomacy Program at the University...

Speakers: Ambassador Harriet L. Elam-Thomas, Eliot Cohen

Diplomacy, American Foreign Policy, Notable Speakers

February 17, 2020

The Art of Strategic Decision

Dean Eliot A. Cohen presented a lecture on the art of strategic decision, a course he used to teach...

Speakers: Eliot A. Cohen

Strategic Studies, Leadership

February 13, 2020

A Conversation on New Challenges for Transatlantic Relations with the Ambassador of France to the US

The school hosted a discussion with the Ambassador of France to the US, Philippe Etienne, in...

Speakers: Philippe Etienne, Alice Pannier

France, Transatlantic Relations

February 11, 2020

Reflections on Civil-Military Relations: Crises, Comparisons, and Paradoxes

The Philip Merrill Center for Strategic Studies at Johns Hopkins SAIS and Duke University’s Program...

Speakers: Mara Karlin, Paula Thornhill, Peter Feaver, Alice Hunt Friend, Caitlin Talmadge, Daniel Marston, Nora Bensahel, Loren DeJonge Schulman

Strategic Studies, Department of Defense

February 10, 2020

Johns Hopkins SAIS Diversity Council Observes Black History Month

The school’s Diversity Council honored Black History Month throughout February 2020 with a variety...

Speakers: Ambassador Harriet L. Elam-Thomas, Landry Signé, National Museum of African American History and Culture

Black History Month, Diversity, Diaspora, Culture

February 10, 2020

The African Diaspora: A Key to African Development

In observation of Black History Month 2020 at Johns Hopkins SAIS, the Student Diversity Coalition...

Speakers: Landry Signé, Brookings Institution

Diaspora, International Development, Africa