Campus Events


April 2018


October 2018

  • Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
    Location: Penthouse

    Kilian Wahl
    OSCE - Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe, Kosovo
    Conflict Management, Failing States and Peacebuilding Series. , supported by the Steven Muller German Chair in German Studies.
    Jointly organized by The Johns Hopkins...

  • Friday, October 5, 2018 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
    Location: Penthouse

    Nevena Wahl
    European Economic and Social Committee, European Union, Brussels
    Nevena Wahl is an EU official, who has been working at the European Economic and Social Committee in Brussels on social media and external communication since 2014.


  • Friday, October 5, 2018 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm
    Location: Room 206, 1619 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    Offshore wind development in the US has suffered from fits and starts over the past decade. During this time, Europe has installed 15,780 MW of offshore generating capacity, coming from 4,149 grid-connected turbines in 11 countries. Cumulatively, this represents Euro74.1 Billion (approx. US$91.8...

  • Friday, October 5, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
    Location: Room 417, 1740 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    Learn how to use RefWorks to import, organize, and store references to books, articles, documents, and websites... anything you need for a paper or project. Taught by Steve Sears and Jenny Gelman, SAIS Librarians, this class will also touch upon the RefWorks add-in for Word and Google Docs, used...

  • Monday, October 8, 2018 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
    Location: Room 806, 1619 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    The OSCE High Commissioner on National Minorities is tasked with conflict prevention for issues involving national minorities. The High Commissioner has found that one of the most effective tools to prevent such conflicts is the implementation of policies aimed at promoting the sustainable...

  • Monday, October 8, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
    Location: Penthouse

    John Thompson
    ETH in Zurich, Switzerland
    American Foreign Policy Series
    Jack Thompson is Senior Researcher at the Global Security Team Center for Security Studies of ETH in Zurich (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology).

    He is an...

  • Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
    Location: Auditorium

    Gary Sick
    Columbia University, U.S.
    This series of lectures/mini-course will look at the evolution of U.S. political, economic and military presence in the Persian Gulf from the Second World War to the...

  • Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
    Location: Penthouse

    Aurelie Mouna Daher
    Universite Paris-Dauphine, France
    States and Non-state Actors in the Middle East Series
    Aurelie Daher is assistant professor at Universite Paris-Dauphine/PSL Research University and at Sciences Po, Paris.

    A French...

  • Friday, October 12, 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.

  • Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 12:30pm to 1:45pm
    Location: Room 806, 1619 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    The European and Eurasian Studies (EES) Program invites students, faculty, staff and members of the SAIS Washington community to gather for informal discussions on the latest news from the region. Seminars are led by Professor Charles Gati. 

    Pizza is served. RSVP required.