International Speaker Series Archive

Archive of Previous Speakers in the International Speaker Series

2017

International Speaker Series: Political Challenges and Opportunities in the Middle East

January 18, 2017 - 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Student Union Theater

International Speaker SeriesPolitical Challenges and Opportunities in the Middle East

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2016

International Speaker Series: Former Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel

December 1, 2016 - 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Atkins Library, Halton Reading Room
Having served at the highest levels of the Federal Government, in Congress and as the 24th U.S Secretary of Defense, Secretary Hagel will share his perspectives on current and past U.S. foreign policy, the direction of U.S. involvement in international engagement, recent global developments, and issues of international security. 
 
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International Speaker Series: Talmage Boston

October 18, 2016 - 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Atkins Library, Halton Reading Room
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International Speaker Series: H.E. Arun K. Singh, Ambassador of India to the United States

April 8, 2016 - 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Atkins Library, Halton Reading Room

H.E. Arun K. Singh was appointed to his position as Ambassador of India to the United States by the Ministry of External Affairs of India on March 8th, 2015.  Prior to this role, he served in a number of high-ranking positions within the Indian Foreign Service.

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International Speaker Series: Robert Walker

February 11, 2016 - 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Atkins Library, Halton Reading Room
Robert Walker is the President of the Population Institute.
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2015

International Speaker Series: Matthew Bishop

December 3, 2015 - 3:30 PM to 4:45 PM
Atkins Library, Halton Reading Room

Matthew Bishop is the Senior Editor and former Globalization Editor of The Economist.

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International Speaker Series: Dr. Lyle Goldstein

September 17, 2015 - 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Atkins Library, Halton Reading Room

Professor Goldstein will discuss his most recent book, Meeting China Halfway: How to Defuse the Emerging US-China Rivalry. 

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International Speaker Series: Colonel Mark Mykleby

January 22, 2015 - 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Dale Halton Reading Room, Atkins Library

The spring installments of the 7th Annual International Speaker Series begin with Colonel Mykleby who will deliver a presentation entitled Sustainability: An American Grand Strategy for the 21st Century followed by questions from the audience.

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2014

International Speaker Series: Ramon Gil-Casares (Ambassador of Spain to the United States)

November 20, 2014 - 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Atkins Library, Halton Reading Room

Ramon Gil-Casares, Ambassador of Spain to the United States

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International Speaker Series: Dr. Katherine Kaup (James B. Duke Professor of Asian Studies and Political Science, Furman University)

October 16, 2014 - 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Atkins Library, Halton Reading Room

Dr. Katherine Kaup, author of Creating the Zhuang: Ethnic Politics in China and James B. Duke Professor of Asian Studies and Political Science, Furman University

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