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Upcoming Events

  1. Jan 23

    Charles Francis Adams Lecture Series - Paul Reichler

    12:30 PM – 2:00 PM

    "The Path to a Just and Lasting Peace in the South China Sea." Paul Reichler "is one of the world’s most respected and experienced practitioners of Public International Law, specializing for more than 25 years in the representation of Sovereign States in disputes with other States. He belongs to a select group of elite lawyers with extensive experience litigating on behalf of Sovereign States before the International Court of Justice in The Hague, and the International Tribunal on the Law of the Sea in Hamburg," (Chambers Global 2010).

  2. Jan 24

    Polling and Rule of Law in Afghanistan, A Roundtable with Craig Charney

    12:30 PM – 1:45 PM

    Making development programs work means measuring progress, but how can you measure the effects of programs to improve the rule of law in a formerly lawless society? Dr. Craig Charney will discuss this issue in a presentation on his new research on aid to the administration of justice in Afghanistan.

  3. Jan 25

    Among the Righteous: Jews in Arab Lands During the Holocaust

    12:30 PM – 2:00 PM

    Was there an "Arab Schindler"? An "Arab Wallenberg"? Holocaust memorial institutions, like Israel's Yad Vashem, have honored more than 20,000 people for saving Jews during World War II -- but not a single Arab is listed among them. Seeking a hopeful response to the plague of Holocaust denial sweeping across the Arab and Muslim worlds, Robert Satloff set off on a quest to find an Arab hero whose story would change the way Arabs view Jews, themselves, and their own history. Dr. Satloff will discuss his research and findings from his book-- a mix of history, travelogue, and memoir, a story of finding much more.

  4. Jan 25

    Government Accountability Office Information Session

    12:30 PM – 1:30 PM

    Keya Cain, a 2008 Fletcher graduate (MALD), will speak about her experience as a Senior Policy Analyst, specializing in energy and environmental issues, at the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) in Boston. She will discuss the process of applying for an internship or job in the federal government, and what it is like to work for the federal government outside of Washington D.C.

  5. Jan 25

    The Industries of the Future: A Book Talk with Alec Ross

    6:00 PM – 8:30 PM

    The Hitachi Center for Technology and International Affairs and the Murrow Center for a Digital World are pleased to host a book talk with leading innovation expert Alec Ross on his New York Times bestseller: The Industries of the Future. Drawing on his four years working as Senior Advisor for Innovation to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Ross' book discusses the changes are coming in the next ten years, highlighting the best opportunities for progress and explaining why countries thrive or sputter.

  6. Jan 26

    Dr. Maurice Segal Lecture featuring Dr. Eric Lander

    5:30 PM – 6:30 PM

    Dr. Eric Lander is president and founding director of the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard; he also played a pioneering role in all aspects of the reading, understanding, and biomedical application of the human genome. He will be on campus to give the Segal Lecture on global health.

  7. Jan 30

    CIERP Speaker: Greta Bull

    12:30 PM – 1:45 PM

    Greta Bull is the CEO of CGAP and a Director at the World Bank Group.

  8. Feb 2

    The Conceptual Debate on Jihadism and Terrorism

    12:30 PM – 2:00 PM

    There is currently an ongoing debate on the roots of radicalization. Is radicalization of Islam to blame first, or are we witnessing an Islamization of radicalization? In this case are the roots of radicalization to be found in a post-colonial situation, or are we confronted with a larger phenomenon of youth disenfranchisement? What is then the appeal of the ISIS Islamic narrative?

  9. Feb 2

    Refugee Crises Thinking into the Future

    12:30 PM – 1:30 PM

    We now have a globally interconnected civilization, since the 20th century. This brown bag will be guided by audience dialogue regarding the international context and national responses (both reactive and proactive) about refugee crises today and in the future. On a global scale, the international context centers around human population growth, which will exceed nine billion people by middle of this century. The national responses are varied and understood from personal experiences as well as scholarly review, which are the gist of this brown bag to consider lessons and possibly even options for addressing future refugee crises.

  10. Feb 6

    Media and the Presidential Election

    5:30 PM – 6:30 PM

    Join David Rhodes, President of CBS News, as he reflects on the role of the media in the recent Presidential election.

  11. Feb 11

    The Tufts Energy Conference

    8:00 AM – 6:00 PM

    The Tufts Energy Conference is an annual event that brings together professionals, students, and experts from the private, public, and nonprofit sectors to discuss critical global energy issues. The conference is organized entirely by students from a broad range of backgrounds including engineering, international affairs, urban planning, and economics. From a two-panel event in 2006, TEC has grown into one of the largest entirely student-run energy conferences in the region, attracting nearly 400 attendees each year.

  12. Feb 12–
    Feb 16
  13. Feb 13

    Early Notification Admitted Student Open House

    9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

    A full visit day for students admitted via the early notification deadline.

  14. Feb 13

    “Energy Policy: Should Costs Be Hidden?”

    12:30 PM – 2:00 PM

    A talk and Q&A with Ed Muller, Vice Chairman of NRG Energy. Presented as part of the IBGC Speaker Series and Co-Sponsored with the Center for International Environment and Resource Policy (CIERP).

  15. Feb 14
  16. Feb 14

    Memory, A Monologue, A Rant and a Prayer

    7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

    Students will perform "A Memory, A Monologue, A Rant and a Prayer; Writings to End Violence Against Women & Girls." The play is an anthology, edited by Eve Ensler and Mollie Doyle, and features monologues from several authors and playwrights that explore violence on all levels. Monologues address a range of issues including border crossing, self-mutilation, women’s work, and abduction in Sudan. The play will also be the kick-off event in honor of One Billion Rising, an effort to raise awareness about violence against women.

  17. Feb 15
  18. Feb 17–
    Feb 18

    Fletcher Arctic Conference

    9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

    Fletcher Arctic VI, a TEDx-style event, will showcase the ideas, stories, and initiatives of people who live and work in the Arctic. The conference will bring together inspiring leaders, innovative business people, expert scientists, and artists from the pan-Arctic region.

  19. Feb 21
  20. Feb 21

    "Girl Model" Screening

    7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

    In honor of One Billion Rising, an effort to raise awareness about violence against women, The Fletcher School will host a screening of the documentary "Girl Model" followed by a discussion.

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