Events

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Lecture: "Fear and Present Danger: Extra-factual Sources of Threat Conception and Proliferation"

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Location: 1030 Jenkins Nanovic

Read-ahead material to be provided. Kelly M. Greenhill’s research focuses on foreign and defense policy; the politics of information; the use of military force; and what are frequently called “new security challenges,” including civil wars, (counter-) insurgencies, the use of migration as a weapon, and international crime as a challenge to domestic governance. In addition to her Ph.D. from M.I.T., Greenhill holds an S.M. from M.I.T., a C.S.S. from Harvard University, and a B.A. (with distinction and highest honors) from the University of California at Berkeley. Outside of the Department, Greenhill serves as Research Fellow and as Chair of  the Conflict, Security and Public Policy Working Group at Harvard University’s Belfer Center and as Associate Editor of the journal International Security.…

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Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Pizza, Pop, and Politics: "Politics of Place: Does Where You Live Determine How You Vote?"

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Location: Geddes Hall, Coffee House

Join ND Votes for a discussion of geography and politics — North and South, urban and rural. How will the politics of place affect the 2020 presidential election? Guest speakers include political science professors Josh Kaplan and David Campbell…

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Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Forum: “Finding Common Ground on America’s Role in the World” with former Secretaries of State Condoleezza Rice and John Kerry

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Location: Leighton Concert Hall, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

The University of Notre Dame’s International Security Center (NDISC) and Rooney Center for the Study of American Democracy, together with Common Ground Committee…

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Friday, March 22, 2019

Sustainability Research Seminar

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Location: Hesburgh Center C103

A seminar with Patrick Regan, Professor of Political Science and Peace Studies. Presented by the Office of Sustainability with cosponsorship by the Kellogg Institute for International Studies and Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies…

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Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Lecture: "Power: A Temporal View"

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Location: 1030 Jenkins Nanovic

Read-ahead material – to be provided. Daniel W. Drezner is professor of international politics at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University, a nonresident senior fellow at the Brookings Institution, and the writer of Spoiler Alerts for the Washington Post. Prior to Fletcher, he taught at the University of Chicago and the University of Colorado at Boulder. He has previously held positions with Civic Education Project, the RAND…

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Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Lecture: "The North Korean Nuclear Crisis"

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Location: 1030 Jenkins Nanovic

Read-ahead material – to be provided. Vipin Narang is an associate professor of political science at MIT and a member of MIT’s Security Studies Program. He received his Ph.D. from the Department of Government, Harvard University in May 2010, where he was awarded the Edward M. Chase Prize for the best dissertation in international relations. He holds a B.S. and M.S. in chemical engineering with distinction from Stanford University and an M. Phil with Distinction in international relations from Balliol College, Oxford University, where he studied on a Marshall Scholarship. He has been a fellow at Harvard University’s Olin Institute for Strategic Studies, a predoctoral fellow at Harvard University’s Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, and a Stanton junior faculty fellow at Stanford University’s Center for International Security and Cooperation. His research interests include nuclear proliferation and strategy, South Asian security, and general security studies.…

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Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Lecture: "Small Arms: Children and Terrorism"

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Location: 1030 Jenkins Nanovic

Read-ahead material – to be provided. Mia Bloom is professor of communication at Georgia State University. She conducts ethnographic field research in Europe, the Middle East and South Asia and speaks eight languages. She has authored books and articles on terrorism and violent extremism including Dying to Kill: The Allure of Suicide Terror…

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Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Sheedy Excellence in Teaching Award Ceremony

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Location: McKenna Hall Auditorium

The College of Arts and Letters congratulates Associate Professor Ernesto Verdeja, joint appointment in the Department of Political Science and the Joan B. Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies.

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