Wednesday Seminars, Fall 2012

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Date

Speaker

Topic

September 12 AVERY GOLDSTEIN
University of Pennsylvania
First Things First: The Present ( If Not Clear) Danger of Crisis Instability in U.S. China Relations
September 19 REAR ADMIRAL NEVIN P. CARR, JR.
Retired Chief of Naval Research
An Alternate Future: Disruptive Technologies as a Business Case and Warfighting Case, and the Role of S&T
October 3 KARL EIKENBERRY
Stanford University
The Future of the American Military
October 17 ROBERT (BARNEY) RUBEL
Naval War College
The Future of Aircraft Carriers
October 24 MARC TRACHTENBERG
University of California, Los Angeles
Kennedy, Vietnam and Audience Costs
October 31 MARGARET HARRELL
Rand Corporation

Service Member, Veteran, and Family Wellness: What Is It, and Why Should We Care? CANCELLED due to storm

November 7 STATHIS KALYVAS
Yale University
Civil Wars, 1800-2012
November 14 JOHN SHEPHARD
ITT Exelis

Not Your Father's Defense Down-Cycle

November 28 RAJIV CHANDRASEKARAN
Washington Post
Little America: The War Within the War for Afghanistan