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Scowcroft Institute of International Affairs

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Scowcroft Institute of International Affairs

The Bush School of Government and Public Service

Texas A&M University
4220 TAMU
College Station, Texas 77843-4220

Watch and Listen to Past Events

The Scowcroft Institute has recorded several of its past events and conferences and will be continuing to record more of its events in the future. Please check this site regularly to watch and listen to Scowcroft Institute events.


2016

Managing a Transition Crisis

Interview of Andrew Card (Former White House Chief of Staff for George W. Bush and Deputy Chief of Staff for George H.W. Bush) by Martha Kumar (Director of the White House Transition Project)
October 26, 2016
Managing a Transition Crisis

Panel Discussion on Crisis During Transitions with the Honorable Andrew Card Jr., Larry C. Napper, Peter Feaver, Andrew Natsios, Timothy Nichols, General Mark Welsh III
October 26, 2016
Panel Discussion on Crisis During Transitions




Dr. Bartholomew Sparrow
April 26, 2016

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Part 4

Scowcroft Legacy Conference

Former National Security Advisor Stephen J. Hadley
April 26, 2016

Part 1
Part 2
Part 3

Dr. Bartholomew Sparrow
April 26, 2016

Part 1
Part 2
Part 3
Part 4

Ambassador Thomas R. Pickering and Dr. I.M. "Mac" Destler
April 26, 2016

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Part 2
Part 3

Dr. Jeffrey Engel
April 26, 2016

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Part 3

Dr. Mike Desch and Dr. Bartholomew Sparrow
April 26, 2016

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Part 2
Part 3

Closing Remarks
April 26, 2016

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Dr. Peter Hotez
March 8, 2016
On March 8, 2016, Dr. Peter Hotez gave a talk on the future of medicine and technology in the face of new and developing diseases. He looks at recent pandemics and outbreaks and discusses how vaccine diplomacy can change the world.
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Ambassador Hank Cohen
February 16, 2016
On February 16, 2016, Ambassador Hank Cohen gave a talk on what has helped and what has hindered economic development and democracy in Africa since the end of colonization. Inspired by his book "The Mind of an African Strongman: Conversations with Dictators, Statesmen, and Father Figures."
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2015

Dr. Paul Gregory, Research Fellow at the Hoover Institution and Professor of Economics at the University of Houston
April 16, 2015
Dr. Paul Gregory, Research Fellow at the Hoover Institution and Professor of Economics at the University of Houston, gave a talk on "The Russian Economy: Do Sanctions and Low Oil Prices Constrain Putin's Foreign Policy?"
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George Weigel, Distinguished Senior Fellow and Chair in Catholic Studies at the Ethics and Public Policy Center
February 26, 2015
George Weigel, Distinguished Senior Fellow and Chair in Catholic Studies at the Ethics and Public Policy Center, gave a Scowcroft Institute International Affairs Seminar on "St. John Paul II: Lessons for Statesmen.”
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Jano Rosebiani
January 26, 2015
Question and answer session with award-winning filmmaker, Jano Rosebiani, after the screening of his film, “Chaplin of the Mountains.”
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2014

Harley Balzer
November 18, 2014
Harley Balzer spoke to the Bush School on “Civil Society, Public Opinion, and the Russian Invasion of Ukraine.”
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25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall
November 10, 2014
A discussion with Ambassador Ryan Crocker, Secretary James Baker, and General Brent Scowcroft at the Bush School of Government and Public Service's event, 25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall and the Liberation of Eastern Europe.
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25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall: Open Plenary Talk
November 10, 2014
A talk from Elmar Brok, at the Bush School of Government and Public Service's event, 25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall and the Liberation of Eastern Europe. The celebration took place November 10, 2014.
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25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall: European Practitioner Panel
November 10, 2014
A discussion with Elmar Brok, Dr. Sebastian Huluban, and Dr. Horst Teltschik, at the Bush School of Government and Public Service's event, 25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall and the Liberation of Eastern Europe. The celebration took place November 10, 2014.
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25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall: Scholar Panel
November 10, 2014
A discussion with Dr. Frederic Bozo, Dr. Christopher Layne, Dr. Joshua Shifrinson, Dr. Gabriela Marin Thornton, and Dr. James Graham Wilson, at the Bush School of Government and Public Service's event, 25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall and the Liberation of Eastern Europe. The celebration took place November 10, 2014.
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25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall: US Practitioner Panel
November 10, 2014
A discussion with Ambassador Robert Hutchings, Ambassador Larry Napper, and Dr. Heather Wilson at the Bush School of Government and Public Service's event, 25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall and the Liberation of Eastern Europe. The celebration took place November 10, 2014.
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25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall: Schuman Medal Presentation
November 10, 2014
The Schuman Medal presentation to President George H.W. Bush, at the Bush School of Government and Public Service's event, 25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall and the Liberation of Eastern Europe. The celebration took place November 10, 2014.
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Reassessing Putin’s Russia: Russia’s Perspective Panel
November 3, 2014
A discussion with Dr. Nicholas Eberstadt, David Satter, and Dr. Roger Reese at the Scowcroft Institute’s conference, “Reassessing Putin’s Russia: Tsarist Dinosaur, Failed State, or 21st Century Predator?,” on November 3, 2014.
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Reassessing Putin’s Russia: Europe’s Perspective Panel
November 3, 2014
A discussion with Amb. Temuri Yakobashvili, Dr. James Corum, and Dr. Gabriela Marin Thornton at the Scowcroft Institute’s conference, “Reassessing Putin’s Russia: Tsarist Dinosaur, Failed State, or 21st Century Predator?,” on November 3, 2014.
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Jasen Castillo, Bush School Associate Professor
October 30, 2014
Jasen Castillo, Bush School Associate Professor, spoke about his new book, “Endurance and War.”
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Seamus Kraft, Executive Director and Vice-Chairman of the Board, OpenGov
October 23, 2014
Seamus Kraft gave a talk on “Governing in the Social Age: Social Media, Software, and Strategies for Success.”
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The Venerable Pomnyun Sunim, Founder and Guiding Zen Master of Jungto Society and Buddhist monk and humanitarian activist
October 21, 2014
The Venerable Pomnyun Sunim gave a talk on “Understanding North Korea from a Buddhist Perspective.”
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Todd Moss, COO for the Center for Global Development
October 1, 2014
Todd Moss, COO for the Center for Global Development, gave a talk entitled “Africa on the Rise.”
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Bruce Hoffman, Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University
November 5, 2014
Bruce Hoffman gave a talk entitled “Winter is Coming: ISIS, Al Qaeda, and America’s continuing wars on terrorism.”
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Scowcroft Institute Army War College Fellows Introduction
September 9, 2014
The Scowcroft Institute introduced the Bush School's Army War College Fellows to students, faculty, and staff.
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2013


“Religion in American War to Diplomacy: A History” by COL Andrew Preston
April 10, 2013
Dr. Preston examines how religion has impacted the foreign policy decisions of United States leaders throughout history.
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"America’s Critical International Challenges” by R. Nicholas Burns
April 1, 2013
Dr. Burns talks about the current challenges in foreign policy faced by the United States.
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“Into the Desert: Reflections on the Gulf War” by Jeffrey Engel
April 1, 2013
Engel presents his book, "Into the Desert: Reflections on the Gulf War," a reevaluation of the Gulf War's origins, the war itself, and its regional and long-term impact on international relations.
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Catherine Bertini, Professor, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University, and Former Director of the World Food Program (WFP)
"Changing the Status Quo: Four Bush Administration Initiatives That Improved Nutritional Support in the US and Abroad"
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Steven Pifer, Director, Arms Control Initiative, Brookings Institute
"The Opportunity: Next Steps in Reducing Nuclear Arms"
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Mathew Burrows, Counselor for the National Intelligence Council
"Five Forces Reshaping Our World"
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Josef Joffe, Editor, Die Zeit
"World War I: A Past That Will Not Go Away"
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2012


“The Special Relationship between the United States and the United Kingdom” by Alan Dobson
September 14, 2012
A case by case evaluation of the special political and economic relationship between the United States and United Kingdom in recent history, and what factors have driven this relationship.
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Contact

(979) 845-1540
bushschoolscowcroft@tamu.edu

Scowcroft Institute of International Affairs

The Bush School of Government and Public Service

Texas A&M University
4220 TAMU
College Station, Texas 77843-4220


Contact

(979) 845-1540
bushschoolscowcroft@tamu.edu

Scowcroft Institute of International Affairs

The Bush School of Government and Public Service

Texas A&M University
4220 TAMU
College Station, Texas 77843-4220

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