Wednesday Seminars, Spring 2013

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Date

Speaker

Topic

February 13 MAGNUS PETERSSON
Norwegian Institute for Defence Studies
The Current U.S. NATO Debate and its Consequences for the Alliance
February 20 MARGARET HARRELL
Rand Corporation
Service Member, Veteran, and Family Wellness: What Is It, and Why Should We Care?
February 27 R. SCOTT KEMP
Dept. of Nuclear Science and Engineering, MIT
Technology Change and the Future of Nuclear Proliferation
March 6 JAMES GRAHAM WILSON
Office of the Historian, U.S. Dept. of State
Nuclear Weapons and the Reagan Administration
March 13 GONUL TOL
Center for Turkish Studies, Middle East Institute
Turkey and the Arab Spring: Challenges and Opportunities
March 20 EUGENE GHOLZ
LBJ School of Public Affairs, U of Texas at Austin

The Budget Implications of the U.S. Military Defense of Persian Gulf Oil

April 10 KLAUS SCHARIOTH
Former German Ambassador to the U.S.
Why Europe Matters for the U.S. : The Future of the Transatlantic Relationship
April 24 SUZANNE MALONEY
Saban Center for Middle East Policy, Brookings Institution

Sanctions and the Iranian Nuclear Standoff talk cancelled

May 1 CHRISTOPHER PREBLE
CATO Institute
From Triad to Dyad: Rationalizing U.S. Nuclear Weapons Delivery Systems