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The Man Who Ran Washington: The Life and Times of James A. Baker III

October 15, 2020 | 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm | Zoom

On October 15, 2020, the Strauss Center for International Affairs and Law and the Clements Center for National Security, hosted Peter Baker, chief White House correspondent for the New York Times, and Susan Glasser, staff writer…

Disempowered: Electricity, Citizenship, and the Politics of Privatization in South Asia

October 14, 2020 | 12:15pm - 1:15pm | Zoom Webinar

On October 14, the Strauss Center hosted Dr. Erum Haider, Assistant Professor in Political Science and Environmental Studies at the College of Wooster, for a virtual talk. This webinar was part of our Brumley Speaker Series….

MS-13: The Making of America’s Most Notorious Gang

October 8, 2020 | 3:00PM - 4:00PM (CT) | Facebook Live

On Thursday, October 8, 2020, the Strauss Center and the Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies (LLILAS) at UT Austin will host a virtual talk by Steven Dudley, director of InSight Crime, on…

Pandemic Planning and Response Part II: High Stakes and Tough Decisions, Revisited

October 1, 2020 | 12:15 - 1:15 pm | Zoom

On October 1st, the Strauss Center for International Affairs and Law and the Clements Center for National Security hosted Dr. Julie Shafer, Chief Technology Officer for Flu Lab, for a second conversation on the policy…

Deterrence Through Accountability in Cyberspace

September 22, 2020 | 12:15pm - 1:15pm | Zoom Webinar

On Tuesday, September 22, 2020, the Strauss Center welcomed Dr. Jonathan Welburn, researcher and professor at the Frederick S. Pardee RAND Graduate School in Santa Monica, to give a talk on “Deterrence Through Accountability in Cyberspace.” This…

National Security Law Webinars – Day 2

August 5, 2020 | 9:45 am - 1:00 pm | Zoom

The Strauss Center, in partnership with the National Security Law Program at Columbia Law School, is pleased to announce the latest installments in an ongoing series of national security law webinars. On July 29th and August 5th, Professor Matt…

National Security Law Webinars – Day 1

July 29, 2020 | 9:45 am - 1:00 pm | Zoom

The Strauss Center, in partnership with the National Security Law Program at Columbia Law School, is pleased to announce the latest installments in an ongoing series of national security law webinars. On July 29th and August 5th, Professor Matt…

Ciaran Martin on NCSC’s Role and Cybersecurity Activities

May 6, 2020 | 10:30am - 11:30am | Zoom

On Wednesday, May 6, 2020, the Strauss Center welcomed Ciaran Martin, CEO of the United Kingdom’s National Cyber Security Centre, for a virtual talk on overview of NCSC’s role and activities to the Strauss Center…

U.S. Policymaking in the Midst of Crisis and Upheaval

April 28, 2020 | 12:15pm - 1:45pm | Zoom

On Tuesday, April 28, 2020, the Strauss Center welcomed Dr. Tamara Wittes, Senior Fellow in the Center for Middle East Policy at The Brookings Institution, for a virtual Brumley talk. This Brumley talk combined analysis…

U.S. Customs and Border Protection: An Update from the Field

March 5, 2020 | 12:15 PM | LBJ School of Public Affairs, SRH 3.122

On Thursday, March 5, 2020 the Strauss Center welcomed Astrid Dominguez, Director of the ACLU Border Rights Center. This Brumley talk focused on Customs and Border Protection (CBP), the largest law enforcement agency in the…

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