Jeffrey G. Karam's (PhD '16) article, "Missing Revolution: The American Intelligence Failure in Iraq, 1958,"
has been selected as the Best Article of 2017 published in the journal 
Intelligence and National Security

December 12, 2017

Jytte Klausen publishes essay, Terror in the Terrior, in Foreign Affairs
August 17, 2017

Catherine Worsnop (PhD '16) publishes in Global Health Governance
June 8, 2017

Leanna Barlow (PhD '14) appointed Dean of Silliman College at Yale University
April 24, 2017

Jytte Klausen publishes essay in Special Issue of The Georgetown Security Studies Review
February 27, 2017

Ryan LaRochelle (PhD '16) discusses President Trump's Inauguration speech
January 24, 2017

Ryan LaRochelle (PhD '16) writes on potential impact of turning Medicaid into block grant in Washington Post Monkey Cage blog
January 18, 2017

Jill Greenlee contributes chapter to edited volume, The Political Psychology of Women in U.S. Politics
September 30, 2016

PhD Candidate Adam Smith publishes essay in Times Higher Education
September 29, 2016

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What to Expect From the Trump Presidency
Panelists: Robert Art, Christian A. Herter Professor of International Relations; Shai Feldman, Judy and Sidney Swartz Director's Chair of the Crown Center for Middle East Studies and Professor of Politics; Lucy Goodhart, Lecturer in International & Global Studies and Politics; Jill Greenlee (Moderator), Associate Professor of Politics; Jeffrey Lenowitz, Assistant Professor of Politics
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Time: 4 PM
Location: Levine-Ross 1&2, Hassenfeld

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