Campus Events


February 2019


February 2019

  • 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 - 12:30pm to 1:45pm
    Location: Room 812, 1619 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    The European and Eurasian Studies Program cordially invites you to a special seminar on Monday, February 25, 2019, 12:30-1:45pm, with Professor Alina Bârg"aoanu of Harvard University who will discuss "The East-West divide in the European Union: Consequences for the Transatlantic Relationship."...

  • 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.

  • Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
    Location: Room 417, 1740 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    This course is an introductory primer to using STATA software to perform basic econometric analysis.

  • Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 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 Johns Hopkins 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....

  • Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Jennifer Atala, MA ’07, is a global business, strategy and partnerships professional with expertise in technology, financial inclusion, and private sector development in culturally and politically-diverse environments. She has led initiatives in eight countries with the US government,...