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Peace Corps in Ukraine

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Wed, Oct 8 2014 - 6:00pm

Julia Lee, Returned Peace Corps Volunteer, Ukraine 2011-2013
Jing Li, Returned Peace Corps Volunteer, Ukraine 2010-2012
Kyle Borley, Returned Peace Corps Volunteer, Ukraine 2010-2012 Read more »

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Former U.S. Naval Operations Chief Admiral Gary Roughead: Disorder, Disruption and Military Intervention (7/29/14)

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Gary Roughead, Admiral; Former Chief of Naval Operations, U.S. Navy
Jeffrey Bleich, Former U.S. Ambassador to Australia; Partner, Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP - Moderator

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Umpire or Empire? The History and Future of American Leadership

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Mon, Nov 10 2014 - 6:00pm

Elizabeth Cobbs Hoffman, Dwight Stanford Professor of American Foreign Relations, San Diego State University; National Fellow, Hoover Institution, Stanford University

Monday Night Philosophy dives into the history of U.S. foreign policy. Most historians believe the U.S. is an empire; the past two presidents and most of the public disagree. What does it matter? Hoffman offers a challenging new interpretation of America's past with important implications for the way forward.

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Daniel Russel, U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs (7/28/14)

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Daniel Russel, U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs
Philip Yun, Executive Director, Ploughshares Fund ­­— Moderator

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Town Hall: The Crisis in Gaza

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George Bisharat, Professor of Law, UC Hastings
Jess Ghannam, Ph.D; Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Global Health Sciences, UCSF School of Medicine
John Rothmann, Radio Host and Chief Political Analyst, KKSF AM 910
Janine Zacharia, Journalist; Professor of Communication, Stanford University
Jonathan Curiel, Journalist; Reuters Foundation Research Fellow, Oxford – Moderator

Past event

Sen. Saxby Chambliss: No Dollars, No Time – America’s Troubling Fiscal & National Security Situation

Saxby Chambliss
Mon, Aug 11 2014 - 12:30pm

Saxby Chambliss, U.S. Senator (R- Georgia); Vice-Chairman, Senate Select Committee on Intelligence; Member, Senate Armed Services Committee; Member, Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry; Member, Senate Rules Committee
John Diaz, Editorial Page Editor, San Francisco Chronicle - Moderator Read more »

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Just Added: Daniel Russel, U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs

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Mon, Jul 28 2014 - 12:00pm

Philip Yun, Executive Director, Ploughshares Fund ­­– Moderator

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Upcoming event

Andrej Kiska, President, Slovak Republic

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Tue, Sep 30 2014 - 12:00pm

Slovakia at the Core of European Integration Read more »

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Pecha Kucha 20 x 20: Japan-Inspired Design (7/7/14)

Koji Tsutsui, Architect, Koji Tsutsui Architects
Greg Gomes, Woodworking and Veneer Expert, Artistic Veneers
E.B. Min, Partner, Min|Day Architects
Carin Adams, Associate Curator of Art and Material Culture and Co-curator of SuperAwesome: Art andGiant Robot, Oakland Museum of California,
Brandon K. Hill, Founder and CEO, btrax
Joachim Muller Lance, Font Designer; Principal and Owner, Kame Design Studio Read more »

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China Today, China Tomorrow

Fri, Oct 3 2014 - 12:00pm

Barbara Finamore, Senior Attorney and Asia Director, Natural Resources Defense Council, China Program Director Read more »

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