Campus Events

Johns Hopkins SAIS Events


April 2018


April 2018

  • Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
    Location: Rome Auditorium, 1619 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    What does Putin's victory mean for Russia? What can we expect from him both domestically and abroad? And what happens next for Russia? Join Alina Polyakova, Chris Miller, and David Szakonyi for their views. Moderated by Aaron Schwartzbaum.

  • Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm
    Location: Room 806, 1619 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    Kelly Speakes-Backman, CEO, Energy Storage Association onThe Status and Outlook for Energy Storage

    With declining costs, the increasing deployment of variable renewable energy generation, and the need to address resilience, energy storage is...

  • Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm
    Location: Room 812, 1619 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    State capacity is central to the provision of public goods, including environmental protection. In an article titled the same, drawing on climate policymaking, Nahm (and Meckling) argue that the division of labor between the bureaucracy and legislature in policy formulation is a critical source...

  • Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
    Location: Room 736, 1717 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    “Political Self-Censorship in an Authoritarian State: A New Theory and Evidence”

    Research Seminar in Politics and Political Economy: 

    Vor Broker Family Professor, Department of Political Science

    Duke University

    Tuesday, April 3, 2018: 4:30-6 p.m.

    BOB Building,...

  • Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - 4:30pm to 7:00pm
    Location: Kenney Herter Auditorium, 1740 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington DC

    The Office of the Dean, The Foreign Policy Institute, The Middle East Studies Program, Lost Origin Gallery & One Journey

    Invite you to Witness: Aleppo Sights, Sounds & Stories from Pre-War Syria

  • Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 12:30pm to 1:55pm
    Location: Room 736, 1717 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    Soji Adelaja is the John A. Hannah Distinguished Professor in Land Policy at Michigan State University and founding Director of MSU's Land Policy Institute. A widely published authority on land and agricultural economics in Nigeria and the USA, he is known for adroitly bridging the divide...

  • Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm

    Z, INC., a leading Information Technology and Management Consulting firm based in Silver Spring, MD, is currently seeking talent in the dynamic energy fields of economics, analysis, statistics and computer-based modeling. Z, INC. has full-time, part-time and internship opportunities available at...

  • Friday, April 6, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
    Location: Mason Library, Room 8B

    The goal of this one-hour session is simple: to make the time you spend on research more effective. A SAIS Librarian will demonstrate how to use JHU/ SAIS resources to find and organize scholarly materials, focusing primarily on articles. RSVP requested: ...

  • Monday, April 9, 2018 - 12:30pm to 1:55pm
    Location: Room 714, 1717 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    Lesley Anne Warner is a PhD candidate in War Studies at King’s College London, where her dissertation focuses on the process of integrating armed groups into statutory security frameworks during war-to-peace transitions. She previously provided analytic support to U.S. military staffs and the U....

  • Monday, April 9, 2018 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
    Location: Rome Auditorium, 1619 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    Join us for a conversation with Dr. Daniel Honig, Assistant Professor, Johns Hopkins SAIS International Development Program. 

    Drawing on his new book, Navigation by Judgment, Dr. Daniel Honig argues that high-quality implementation of foreign aid programs often requires...