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Wednesday, August 26, 2020
Contemporary Liminal Warfare: A Case Study

When Russia's "little green men" appeared at key points across Crimea in late-February 2014, it was the first time many people in Europe and the United States realized Russia was moving to seize...

Monday, August 17, 2020
Authors & Insights: Character-Driven American Leadership for Today’s Challenges

The McCain Institute for International Leadership launches this new event series virtually on Monday, August 17, featuring former President of the World Bank and American Diplomat Robert Zoellick ...

Thursday, July 30, 2020
Crisis Convergence in America & the Global Rise of Authoritarianism

Crisis Convergence in America & the Global Rise of Authoritarianism :  The COVID-19 pandemic, worldwide protests in the wake of George Floyd's murder and deepening anxieties about domestic...

Tuesday, July 21, 2020
Imagining Worlds—and Seeing Them Come True

Join Future Tense for a discussion with two best-selling authors on the role of speculative fiction in the real world.

2020 seems determined to prove the old adage of...

Thursday, July 16, 2020
DASER Experiments: Jennifer Jacquet and James Prosek in Conversation

Join us for a DC Art Science Evening Rendezvous (DASER) Experiment online. Launched in 2011, DASER is a discussion forum providing a snapshot of multidisciplinary projects and fostering networking...

Monday, July 13, 2020
COVID-19, Systemic Racism, and the Responses of Colleges and Universities

Colleges and universities across the United States serve the educational needs of millions of students, advancing the full spectrum of human knowledge while invigorating the cultural, social, and...

Wednesday, July 08, 2020
COVID-19, DACA, and the Responses of Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs): A Virtual Town Hall Discussion

Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs) are the fastest-growing type of enrollment-based Minority Serving Institutions, serving the educational needs of hundreds of thousands of students, advancing...

Monday, July 06, 2020
COVID-19, Supporting Learners, and the Responses of our Nation’s Community Colleges: A Virtual Town Hall Discussion

More than 1,200 US community colleges serve the educational needs of millions of students, advancing the full spectrum of human knowledge while also invigorating the cultural, social, and economic...

Tuesday, June 30, 2020
Will 2020 Change American Tech?

New America CEO Anne-Marie Slaughter and LinkedIn co-founder and New America Board Member Reid Hoffman will discuss to what extent this eventful year will reshape the American tech industry...

Monday, June 29, 2020
COVID-19, Systemic Racism, and the Responses of HBCUs: A Virtual Town Hall Discussion

Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) are among the nation’s most vital and vibrant institutions, serving the educational needs of hundreds of thousands of students, advancing the...

Thursday, June 25, 2020
Science Journalism's Finest Moment

Science journalism might be having its biggest moment yet. From providing crucial public health information to debunking sensationalized vaccine studies, the pandemic has proven the...

Wednesday, June 24, 2020
Can Voting by Mail Ensure a Safe and Secure Election?

During a presidential election year, the COVID-19 pandemic has the potential to disrupt the most important tenet of democracy: political representation. In response, many states are...

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