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Admiral Bobby Inman

The Admiral’s View of the World: A Public Lecture by Admiral Bobby Inman

May 12, 2021 | 12:00 - 1:30 pm | Zoom

Join the Strauss Center, LBJ School, and the Clements Center for an online, public lecture and toast to Admiral Inman to celebrate his career and retirement. The admiral will give a 35-minute lecture on his view of…

Fareed Zakaria

An Evening With Fareed Zakaria

May 4, 2021 | 7:00 - 7:45 pm | YouTube

Join the LBJ Library for a virtual evening with CNN host and bestselling author Fareed Zakaria, speaking on his recent release Ten Lessons for a Post-Pandemic World, which explores how the COVID-19 pandemic will shape the…

A Conversation on Economic Espionage with Catherine Lotrionte

April 29, 2021 | 12:30 - 1:30 pm | Zoom Webinar

On April 29, the Strauss Center hosted Dr. Catherine Lotrionte, Senior Associate at the Center for Strategic and International Studies. Dr. Lotrionte’s virtual talk explored cyber-enabled economic espionage. This webinar was part of our Brumley Speaker Series.  Biography Dr….

A Conversation on Security in East Asia with Randall Schriver

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

On April 27, the Strauss Center hosted the Honorable Randall G. Schriver, Chairman of the Board at The Project 2049 Institute and former Assistant Secretary of Defense for Indo-Pacific Security Affairs. Randall Schriver’s talk explored U.S….

Nicole Perlroth Lecture 2/18/21

Nicole Perlroth’s “This Is How They Tell Me the World Ends”

April 21, 2021 | 12:15 - 1:15 pm | Zoom Webinar

On April 21st, the Strauss Center welcomedthe New York Times cybersecurity reporter Nicole Perlroth, for a virtual conversation, moderated by Strauss Center Director Bobby Chesney, on her newly released book, “This Is How They Tell Me the World…

Diplomacy at the Center of Foreign Policy: Opportunities and Challenges to Restoring American Engagement with the World

April 19, 2021 | 12:30 - 1:30 pm | Zoom Webinar

On Monday, April 19, the Strauss Center welcomed Ambassador Philip T. Reeker, the Department of State Acting Assistant Secretary – Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs to give a talk on “Diplomacy at the Center…

NSL Podcast 200th

National Security Law Podcast 200th Episode – LIVE

April 19, 2021 | 7:30 - 8:30 pm | Zoom Webinar

Thanks so much to everyone who listened as Strauss Director Bobby Chesney and Texas Law Professor and Strauss Center Distinguished Scholar Steve Vladeck virtually recorded their 200th episode of the National Security Law Podcast.  It…

U.S. – Mexico Relations: Achievements and the Road Ahead

U.S. – Mexico Relations: Achievements and the Road Ahead

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

On April 15, the Strauss Center and Clements Center for National Security hosted Martha Bárcena Coqui, Mexican Ambassador to the United States, and Kimberly Breier, Senior Adviser (Non-resident), Americas Program for the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS),…

American soldier in headquarter control center

Terrorism, Surveillance, and Privacy in a Free Society

April 14, 2021 | 12:15 - 1:15 pm | Zoom Webinar

On April 14, the Strauss Center, Intelligence Studies Project, and Clements Center welcomed Adam Klein, Chairman of the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board, for a virtual talk on “Terrorism, Surveillance, and Privacy in a…

The statue of justice Themis or Justitia, the blindfolded goddess of justice against a flag of the United States of America, as a legal concept

National Security Legal Careers, at Home and Abroad

April 13, 2021 | 12:15 - 1:15 pm | Zoom

On April 13, the Strauss Center, in partnership with the National Security Law Program at Columbia Law School, welcomed Scott Anderson, Senior Fellow with the National Security Law Program and Fellow in Governance Studies at…