This series brings nationally-prominent international affairs scholars and practitioners to the Bush School from around the United States and the world. Past speakers have included Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Michael Corbin, Boston University professor Dick Norton, New York Times reporter Michael Gordon, Washington Bureau Chief of Al Jazeera Abderrahim Foukara, and Rear Admiral Nora Tyson, the first female to command a carrier strike group. Speakers reflect the Scowcroft Institute's mission to promote and disseminate research in the field of international affairs broadly defined.
This program brings global leaders to Texas A&M. Notable speakers include former Secretary of Transportation and former White House Chief of Staff Andy Card, former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, and President George H. W. Bush’s War Cabinet including former Vice President Dan Quayle, former Vice President and former Secretary of Defense Dick Cheney, former Secretary of State James Baker, former Secretary of State and former Joint Chiefs of Staff Colin Powell, and former National Security Advisor Brent Scowcroft.
The Humphrys program takes place once in the spring and once in the fall semester. For further scheduling information, please visit the SIIA events page.
Ansary Foreign Policy Conferences are made possible through a generous gift from Mr. Hushang Ansary of Houston. This program supports an annual conference focused on major global issues. Please visit the SIIA events page for Ansary Foreign Policy conference schedules.
This series celebrates the publication of books by Bush School and other Texas A&M faculty affiliated with the Scowcroft Institute. Books discussed include those authored by Professors Brian Linn (History), Michael Desch (Bush School), and Jason Parker (History).
This annual event, co-hosted with the LBJ School at University of Texas and the Tower Center at Southern Methodist University, brings together national-security scholars from Texas schools and leading scholars from all over the U.S. to discuss new research.
For a full schedule of upcoming Scowcroft Institute events please please visit our events page.