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Event Recaps

A Discussion in Honor of Veterans Day

In honor of Veterans Day, the Strategic Studies program hosted an event to highlight stories and experiences from faculty and students on military service and national security challenges.

Celebrating 75 Years of Shaping the World

October 24 in Washington, DC, more than 500 alumni and guests gathered for the "Shape the World Celebration" to commemorate the school's 75th anniversary at a special reception at 555 Pennsylvania Avenue

Reunion Weekend 2019

October 25-26 in Washington DC, Johns Hopkins SAIS welcomed the classes of 1969, 1994, and 2009 back to campus to celebrate their 50th, 25th, and 10th reunions with their peers and friends.

Iran Reframed: Anxieties of Power in the Islamic Republic

Professor Narges Bajoghli spoke on her new book, Iran Reframed: Anxieties of Power in the Islamic Republic, an analysis of how movie producers of the Islamic Republic are shifting both the content and methodology of their productions to appeal to the younger generation.

Can Identity, Payments and Data Empowerment Build an Inclusive Internet?

Nandan Nilekani of Infosys visited the school for a discussion on data empowerment and expanding access to the internet. Nilekani noted that the internet was initially a public good based on a philosophy of openness.

Exiting the Cold War, Entering a New World

Celebrating the launch of "Exiting the Cold War, Entering a New World"—a new book edited by faculty of the Henry A. Kissinger Center for Global Affairs, experts joined a discussion about the crucial years that led to the end of the Cold War and the beginning of a new world order.

Book Launch: Brexit, European Security, and Transatlantic Relations

The school hosted a discussion to launch a book by post-doctoral fellow Cornelia Baciu titled Peace, Security and Defence Cooperation in Post-Brexit Europe: Risks and Opportunities.

A New EU: Unfinished business and priorities for Economic Reform in Europe

The European Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs, Taxation and Customs, Pierre Moscovici visited the school for a discussion on economic reforms in the European Union.

A Conversation with General David Petraeus

Chairman of the KKR Global Institute and former CIA Director David Petraeus visited the school to deliver the 2019 Rostov Lecture on International Affairs.

Johns Hopkins SAIS International Development Roundtable: A Conversation with James Robinson

The school welcomed James Robinson of the University of Chicago to share insights from his new book, The Narrow Corridor: States, Societies, and the Fate of Liberty in conversation with Professor Yascha Mounk.