Past Events

The State of Islamic State

03/24/2015

This event is a part of the Controversial Issues in Security and Resilience Studies speaker series. The speaker is Ambassador Daniel Benjamin, Director of the John Sloan Dickey Center for International Understanding at Dartmouth College.
4:30 P.M. – 6:00 P.M.
101 Churchill Hall. . .
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The Paris Attacks: A Northeastern Forum

02/25/2015

Please join us for a forum discussion concerning the Paris attacks on the office of satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo. The forum will include Professors Val Moghadam, International Affairs and Sociology; Dov Waxman, International Affairs and Political Science; Max Abrahms, Political Science; Shakir Mustafa, World Languages Center; and Gordana Rabrenovic, Sociology.​
4:30 – 6:30 P.M.
310 Renaissance Park. . .
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Post-Racism or Post-Justice?

02/17/2015

A blunt discussion on race hosted by Northeastern University College Democrats featuring a faculty panel of Associate Professors Carole Bell, Gordana Rabrenovic, and Amy Farrell.
215 Shillman Hall
8:00 P.M. – 9:00 P.M.. . .
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Terrorism, Civil War, and Syria: A Thought Experiment

02/10/2015

This event is a part of the Controversial Issues in Security and Resilience Studies speaker series. The speaker is Dr. James Walsh, Research Associate in the Security Studies Program at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
4:30 P.M. – 6:00 P.M.
101 Churchill Hall. . .
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Ten Theses: Lessons from America’s War for the Greater Middle East

02/03/2015

This event is a part of the Controversial Issues in Security and Resilience Studies speaker series. The speaker is Professor Andrew Bacevich, Professor Emeritus of International Relations and History at the Frederick S. Pardee School of Global Studies at Boston University.
4:30 P.M. – 6:00 P.M.
101 Churchill Hall. . .
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Colloquium on Postcolonialism

12/03/2014

As part of the Colloquium on Postcolonialism hosted by the Department on Wednesday, December 3, prominent scholars Omer Bartov, Julian Go, and Liah Greenfeld are the featured guest commentators at a session restricted to faculty and graduate students at the Alumni Center (6th floor of 716 Columbus Avenue) from 1:30-3:00 pm. Professors Bartov, Go, and Greenfeld will comment on. . .
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Anthropology in War Zones

11/18/2014

A Controversial Issues in Security and Resilience Studies event featuring Montgomery McFate, Minerva Chairs, U.S. Naval War College

Interdisciplinary Panel: Perspectives on the collapse of the Berlin Wall

11/13/2014

Twenty-five years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, this interdisciplinary panel will consider the social, cultural, and political aspects of life with/alongside the Wall.  The significance of the Wall from its construction, collapse, and disappearance, and later to its reconstruction as a memorial site, will be debated. free and open to the public  . . .
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