Latest Past Events

Allan Rock – The Forcibly Displaced: Global Response to Refugee Crises

Wells Fargo Auditorium, Beatty 115 (School of Business) 5 Liberty, Charleston

Allan Rock has decades of experience as a lawyer, politician, diplomat, and human rights advocate. He served as Canada’s Ambassador to the UN and as Justice Ministers and Health Minister. Today, Allan Rock is president emeritus and a professor of law at the University of Ottawa and senior adviser at the World Refugee and Migration Council. RSVP …

Richard Haass – The art and value of diplomacy in an interconnected world

Virtual Event

Dr. Richard Haass' topic is “The art and value of diplomacy in an interconnected world.” Haass is the President of the Council on Foreign Relations, a veteran diplomat, and a prominent voice on American foreign policy. His latest book is “The World: A Brief Introduction." Haass served in the Departments of State and Defense. In 2013 he directed multiparty negotiations in Northern Ireland. Register for …

David Firestein – The US, China, and Taiwan relations

Wells Fargo Auditorium, Beatty 115 (School of Business) 5 Liberty, Charleston

US-China relations have deteriorated in the past years as the two states engaged in disputes about trade, human rights in Hong Kong, technological competition, security concerns in the South-China Sea, and the status of Taiwan. David Firestein will discuss the US-China relations and the prospects for the future. David Firestein is the president and CEO …