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“Anthropogenic Environmental Impact on Space Traffic” 2022 Space Traffic Management Conference

March 2 - 3, 2022 | TBD | Bass Lecture Hall, LBJ School & Zoom Webinar

The Space Security, Safety, and Sustainability (SSSS) Program at The University of Texas at Austin’s Strauss Center and the Cockrell School of Engineering, in partnership with the International Academy of Astronautics (IAA), will hold the 8th annual Space Traffic Management conference, “Anthropogenic Environmental…

Russia’s Global Influence Strategy: The Case of Syria

November 29, 2021 | 12:25 – 1:40 pm | SRH 3.122, LBJ School

On Monday, November 29, the Strauss Center will welcome Dr. Anna Borshchevskaya, senior fellow at The Washington Institute for a talk on how Syria played and will continue to play in Russia’s global influence strategy….

The Power in Your Data: Big Tech, Privacy, and National Security

November 22, 2021 | 12:15 - 1:30 pm | Eidman Courtroom (CCJ Room 2.306), Law School

On Monday, November 22, the Strauss Center will welcome Commissioner Noah Phillips, Commissioner on the Federal Trade Commission, for a talk on big tech, privacy, and national security. The talk will be moderated by Adam Klein,…

Sandra Fahy 11/11

States, Lies and Video: A Century of States Using Video to Deny Human Rights Abuses

November 11, 2021 | 12:15 - 1:30 pm | Zoom Webinar

On Thursday, November 11, the Strauss and Clements Centers’ Asia Policy Program will host Sandra Fahy, Associate Professor in International and Global Studies with the Kroeger School of Public Affairs at Carleton University, for a virtual…

When You Stare Into the Drone, The Drone Stares Back At You: Cybersecurity Lessons From the Field

When You Stare Into the Drone, the Drone Stares Back At You: Cybersecurity Lessons From the Field

November 3, 2021 | 12:15 - 1:30 pm | SRH 3.122, LBJ School

On Wednesday, November 3, the Strauss Center is pleased to welcome Ryan English, a Protection and Cybersecurity Expert, for a talk on “When You Stare Into the Drone, The Drone Stares Back At You: Cybersecurity…

Benjamin Young book talk 10/27

Guns, Guerillas, and the Great Leader: North Korea and the Third World

October 27, 2021 | 12:15 - 1:30 pm | Zoom Webinar

On Wednesday, October 27, the Strauss and Clements Centers’ Asia Policy Program is pleased to welcome Benjamin Young, Assistant Professor of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness in the Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs…

Negotiating the Next Nuclear Treaty: Can China Be Brought To the Table? Can Russia Be Kept At the Table?

October 26, 2021 | 12:15 - 1:30 pm | LBJ School Plaza

On Tuesday, October 26, the Strauss Center will welcome Rose Gottemoeller, Frank E. and Arthur W. Payne Distinguished Lecturer at Stanford University’s Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies and its Center for International Security and Cooperation. Rose Gottemoeller’s talk…

Tom Shugart 10/21/21

Red Planet: The Growing Reach of China’s Military

October 21, 2021 | 12:15 - 1:30 pm | Bass Lecture Hall, LBJ School

On October 21, the Strauss Center, Clements Center, and Asia Policy Program hosted Tom Shugart, Adjunct Senior Fellow with the Defense Program at the Center for a New American Security, for “Red Planet: The Growing Reach of…

From the Iranian Revolution to the Kabul Withdrawal

October 20, 2021 | 12:15 - 1:30 pm | Zoom Webinar

On October 20, the Strauss Center welcomed Kim Ghattas, journalist, author, and analyst with more than twenty years of experience in print and broadcast media, covering the Middle East, international affairs, and US foreign policy….

Amy Liu book

Book Talk—The Language of Political Incorporation: Chinese Migrants in Europe with Amy Liu

October 8, 2021 | 12:00 - 1:30 pm | WCH 4.118 & Zoom Webinar

On Friday, October 8, the Asia Policy Program, of the Strauss and Clements Centers, and the Center for East Asian Studies hosted a talk with Associate Professor Amy Liu, Associate Professor in the Department of Government at UT Austin. Professor Liu…