2020 - 2021

Lecture Dates and Confirmed Speakers

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September 30, Richard Haass, President, Council on Foreign Relations, on a Global Overview of Foreign Policy

October 14, Dr. Tom Frieden, Former Director, CDC, President and CEO, Resolve to Save Lives, on Pandemics

October 28, Kori Schake, Director, Foreign and Defense Policy, The American Enterprise Institute, on National Security

November 10 (This lecture will take place on Tuesday), Anne-Marie Slaughter, CEO, New America, on U.S. Foreign Policy Post Election

December 9, Susan Glasser, Staff Writer, The New Yorker, on James Baker: Lessons for Today

January 13, Jeffrey Wasserstrom, Professor of History, University of California, Irvine, on Hong Kong/China

February 10, Bill McKibben, Co-Founder and Senior Advisor, 350.org, on Climate

March 10

April 14

May 12


October 22, Adam Tooze, Professor of History, Columbia University, on Economics

November 19, Zanny Minton Beddoes, Editor-in-Chief, The Economist, on Brexit


September 23, Clarissa Ward, Chief International Correspondent, CNN, on Syria

December 3, Krithika Varagur, Journalist, on Saudi Arabia