Council on Foreign Relations
Wednesday, Jan 24, 2018 | 12:15-1:30 PM | Texas Eastwoods Room
The Clements Centered hosted Max Boot for a talk on his new book The Road Not Taken: Edward Lansdale and the American Tragedy in Vietnam. Mr. Boot is the Jeane J. Kirkpatrick Senior Fellow for National Security Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations.
U.S. Naval War College
Tuesday, Dec 05, 2017 | 12:30-2:00 PM | Jamail Room (MAI 212)
The Clements Center hosted Tom Nichols, Professor of National Security Affairs at the U.S. Naval War College, for a talk on his recent book The Death of Expertise (Oxford 2017).
Southern Methodist University
Thursday, Nov 30, 2017 | 12:30-2:00 PM | Jamail Room (MAI 212)
The Clements Center hosted a book talk with Jeffrey Engel on his new book When the World Seemed New: George H. W. Bush and the End of the Cold War. Jeffrey Engel is an American history scholar and director of the Center for Presidential History at SMU. This event was part of our series on the American Presidency and was co-sponsored by the UT Department of History.
Tuesday, Nov 28, 2017 | 12:30-2:00 PM | CLA 1.302E
As part of the Clements Center’s mission to prepare students for careers in public service, we are pleased to begin a series of Professional Development workshops during the 2017-2018 Academic Year. On Tuesday, November 28th, we hosted a workshop on networking and mentorship featuring Clements Center Associate Director Paul D. Miller, Director of the Intelligence Studies Project Steve Slick, and VETTED Founder Michael Sarraille.
Council on Foreign Relations
Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017 | 12:15-1:30 PM | SRH 3.122
On Wednesday, November 15, 2017, the Clements Center hosted Stewart Patrick, senior fellow and director of the program on International Institutions and Global Governance at the Council on Foreign Relations. Dr. Stewart spoke on his new book "The Sovereignty Wars: Reconciling America with the World." This event was co-hosted by the Strauss Center for International Security and Law.
University of Denver
Tuesday, Nov 14, 2017 | 12:15-1:30 PM | SRH 3.122
The Clements Center, along with the Strauss Center and LBJ School of Public Affairs, welcomed Cullen Hendrix, Strauss Center CCAPS researcher and Associate Professor at the University of Denver, for a talk on the "streetlight effect" in climate change research on Africa.
Former Director of the Central Intelligence Agency
Wednesday, Nov 08, 2017 | 7:00 - 8:00 PM | Blanton Auditorium
The Clements Center, Intelligence Studies Project, and the Strauss Center welcomed John Brennan for a public talk on the Ethos of Public Service. Mr. Brennan currently serves as a Distinguished Non-Resident Scholar at UT Austin and Senior Advisor to ISP, and was formerly the Director of the CIA.
Journalist and Author
Tuesday, Nov 07, 2017 | 12:30-2:00 PM | CLA 1.302B
The Clements Center hosted journalist and author John Farrell, who spoke on his new book Richard Nixon: The Life (Doubleday 2017). This event was part of our series on "The American Presidency."
Thursday, Oct 26, 2017 | 5:00-6:30 PM | AT&T Conference Center, Room 203
The Clements Center welcomed author Mark Bowden to speak on his new book Hue 1968: A Turning Point of the American War in Vietnam (Atlantic 2017). Mark Bowden is the author of thirteen books, including the #1 New York Times bestseller Black Hawk Down. He was joined in discussion by UT Professor of History Mark Lawrence and LBJ Professor of Ethical Leadership Howard Prince, who is a veteran of the Vietnam War and fought in the Battle of Hue. This event was co-sponsored by the LBJ School of Public Affairs and the Student Veterans Association.
King's College London
Tuesday, Oct 24, 2017 | 12:30-2:00 PM | Jamail Room (MAI 212)
The Clements Center hosted King's College London Professor John Bew for a talk on "The Crisis of World Order: A British Perspective." This talk was co-sponsored by the British Studies Department.