Campus Events

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JHU SAIS in DC is open on time Thursday February 21, 2019 with all classes, events and activities taking place as scheduled.


February 2019


February 2019

  • Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 4:00pm to 6:30pm
    Location: Kenney Herter Auditorium, 1740 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington DC

    Join the school's Student Diversity Coalition for an Alumni Career Panel. 

  • Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
    Location: Room 806, 1619 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    Professor XingXing Wang will describe the social and political changes occurring in North Korea, based on her own in-country research, investigation, interviews with political elites, academic scholars, newsmen in Rodong Sinmun and normal citizens in Pyongyang, Kaesong and rural areas in North...

  • Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
    Location: Penthouse

    Helle Malmvig
    Danish Institute for International Studies, Denmark
    States and Non-state Actors in the Middle East Series
    Helle Malmvig is Senior Researcher at the Danish Institute for International Studies (DIIS), specializing in Middle East regional...

  • Friday, February 22, 2019 - 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...

  • Saturday, February 23, 2019 - 10:00am to 6:00pm
    Location: Room 517, 1740 Massachusetts Avenue, NW

    Skills Course on Entrepreneurship sponsored by Global Careers. There will be an additional session on Thursday, February 28th off campus from 6:00pm-9:00pm.

  • Saturday, February 23, 2019 - 12:30pm to 3:30pm
    Location: Room 205, 1619 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    The objective of the course is to introduce students to intermediate techniques of Microsoft Excel that will allow them to become more familiar with the software, improve their data organization and presentation skills, and become proficient with the most commonly used functions. The course will...

  • Monday, February 25, 2019 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Johns Hopkins SAIS alumnus '05 Thomas West is former National Security Council Director for Afghanistan and Pakistan, Special Advisor to Vice President Biden, and served in Afghanistan and Pakistan for the State Department.  He is now Associate Vice President at The Cohen Group, a global...

  • Monday, February 25, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
    Location: Room 500, 1717 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    Decentralized clean energy systems will play a major role in closing Nigeria’s energy access gap due to grid limitations. A large proportion of Nigeria’s 117 million people either are unconnected to the national grid or frustrated by intermittent power. Currently, highly polluting gasoline or...

  • Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 12:15pm to 1:45pm
    Location: Room 736, 1717 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    Please join us for the Research Seminar in Politics and Political Economy with Jennifer Pan, "A Deep-Learning Approach for Identifying Collective Action Events from Chinese Social Media"

    *Light Lunch will be provided*

  • Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 5:30pm to 8:30pm

    Mastering Excel for Business (Excel Level 4) expands on the techniques introduced in the Advanced Excel course and reinforces these skills through practical model building.