Thursday, January 17: Sarah Cameron, Assistant Professor, University of Maryland, Department of History., will speak on “The Hungry Steppe: Famine, Violence and the Making of Soviet Kazakhstan.”

Thursday, February 21: Paul B. Stares, from the Council on Foreign Relations, will present: Preventive Engagement: How America Can Avoid War, Stay Strong, and Keep the Peace.” 

Thursday, March 21: Ambassador Wendy Ruth Sherman, from Harvard’s Kennedy School, will present “Not for the Faint of Heart: Lessons in Courage, Power and Persistence.”

Thursday, April 25: Christopher Bolan, U.S. Army War College, Professor of Middle East Security Studies, will present: “US Strategy in the Middle East: Confronting an Uncertain Future.”

Thursday, May 9: Michael Oxman, Managing Director, Ray C. Anderson Center for Sustainable Business; Professor of the Practice, Sustainable Business, Georgia Institute of Technology, will discuss: “Sustainability”.