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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 Thursday, April 15, the Strauss Center and Clements Center for National Security will host 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…

Scott Anderson

National Security Legal Careers, at Home and Abroad

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

On Tuesday, April 13, the Strauss Center, in partnership with the National Security Law Program at Columbia Law School, is pleased to welcome Scott Anderson, Senior Fellow with the National Security Law Program and Fellow…

Democracy, Autocracy, and Revolution in Russia and Post-Soviet Eurasia

April 6, 2021 | 12:15 - 1:15pm | Zoom Webinar

On Tuesday, April 6, the Strauss Center will host Dr. Henry Hale, Professor of Political Science and International Affairs at The George Washington University’s Elliott School of International Affairs, for a virtual talk on democracy, autocracy,…

Tess Owen, A Conversation about Extremism

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

On Tuesday, March 30, the Strauss Center will host Tess Owen, Senior Reporter at VICE News covering extremism, hate crimes, and gun control. Tess Owen’s virtual talk will explore her reporting on domestic extremist movements. This webinar is part of our Brumley Speaker Series. Registration is required….

The New Rules of War, Sean McFate's book

Sean McFate’s “The New Rules of War: How America Can Win – Against Russia, China, and Other Threats”

March 24, 2021 | 12:15 - 1:45 pm | Zoom Webinar

On Wednesday, March 24, (rescheduled from February 17), the Strauss Center, Intelligence Studies Project, Global (Dis)Information Lab (GDIL), and Clements Center for National Security will host Dr. Sean McFate, Senior Fellow at the Atlantic Council and…

Chaos Under Heaven: Trump, Xi, and the Battle for the Twenty-First Century

March 23, 2021 | 12:15 - 1:30 pm | Zoom Webinar

On Tuesday, March 23, the Strauss and Clements Centers will host Josh Rogin, columnist for the Washington Post, for a book talk on his upcoming release Chaos Under Heaven: Trump, Xi, and the Battle for the…

The Cognitive Security Conference (COGSEC)

March 4 - 5, 2021 | 12:00 - 6:30 PM (EST) | 12:00 - 5:30 PM (EST) | Zoom

On March 4-5, the Strauss Center will partner with Moody’s Center for Media Engagement (CME) to host COGSEC, a new conference focusing on the real-world practice of countering online influence operations. The conference will be…

Challenges in U.S./Mexico/Central America Policy at the Beginning of the Biden Administration

March 2, 2021 | 12:15 - 1:15 pm | Zoom Webinar

On March 2, the Strauss Center welcomed Joy Olson, Consultant; Former Executive Director of the Washington Office on Latin America (WOLA), for a virtual talk on “Challenges in U.S./Mexico/Central America Policy at the Beginning of…

How to Lose the Information War, by Nina Jankowicz

Nina Jankowicz’s “How to Lose the Information War: Russia, Fake News, and the Future of Conflict”

February 25, 2021 | 12:15 - 1:45 pm | Zoom Webinar

On Thursday, February 25, the Strauss Center, Intelligence Studies Project, Global (Dis)Information Lab (GDIL), and Clements Center for National Security will host Nina Jankowicz, Disinformation Fellow at the Wilson Center’s Science and Technology Innovation Program, for…

Nicole Perlroth Lecture 2/18/21

Nicole Perlroth’s “This Is How They Tell Me the World Ends” (Event Postponed)

February 18, 2021 | 12:15 - 1:15 pm | Zoom Webinar

Thank you for your interest in this talk. Due to ongoing widespread service interruptions in the Austin area, this event has been postponed. We will announce the new date and time via our email list…

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