International Security Studies



Appraising Afghanistan: Measuring Success and Failure, Six Years Later

December 06, 2007 // 2:30pm4:30pm
William C. Martel, The Fletcher School, Tufts University; Seth G. Jones, RAND Corporation; William Byrd, The World Bank; Malaly Pikar Volpi, U.S.-Afghanistan Reconstruction Council

Discussion - The West and The World After Iraq

November 16, 2007 // 11:00am12:00pm
With Pierre Hassner, Professor Emeritus of Political Science at the Institut d'Études Politiques of Paris

Financing Terror: Al Qaeda's Changing Strategies

November 05, 2007 // 11:00am12:30pm
with Thomas Biersteker, Professor, Graduate Institute of International Studies, Geneva

Book Launch--Bioviolence: Preventing Biological Terrorism and Crime

October 19, 2007 // 12:00pm1:00pm
with author Barry Kellman, Professor of Law, DePaul University

Constant Focus on Safety While Preparing for Tomorrow's Challenges

October 12, 2007 // 12:00pm1:30pm
with Peter B. Lyons, Commissioner, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission

Book Launch--Spying Blind: The CIA, the FBI, and the Origins of 9/11

September 26, 2007 // 12:00pm1:30pm
with Amy Zegart, Associate Professor of Public Policy, School of Public Affairs, UCLA

Book Launch -- The Siege of Mecca: The Forgotten Uprising in Islam's Holiest Shrine and The Birth of Al Qaeda

September 21, 2007 // 12:30pm1:30pm
Yaroslav Trofimov, author and staff correspondent for the Wall Street Journal

The Reliable Replacement Warhead and the Future of the U.S. Weapons Program

June 15, 2007 // 12:00pm1:30pm
with Thomas D'Agostino, Deputy Administrator for Defense Programs, National Nuclear Security Administration, Department of Energy

For-Profit Terrorism

June 12, 2007 // 12:00pm1:00pm
with Justine Rosenthal, Executive Editor, The National Interest, and Director, Council on Global Terrorism


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