ALLIES Intellectual Roundtable: “The Changing Strategic Environment in the Middle East and North Africa and Evolving Civil-Military Relations”
ALLIES (Alliance Linking Leaders in Education and the Services) will host the Intellectual Roundtable from February 26th-February 27th on the Tufts Campus. ALLIES’ principal annual event, the Intellectual Roundtable is attended by students and faculty from across the ALLIES national network, as well as military officers, government, NGO workers, academics and other professionals.
This year’s theme is “The Changing Strategic Environment in the Middle East and North Africa and Evolving Civil-Military Relations.” The Intellectual Roundtable will include a keynote address by Dr. Kathleen Hicks, Senior Vice President at the Center for Strategic and International Studies; panels featuring leading experts on civil-military relations in the Middle East and North Africa, and a student-run simulation of a geo-political crisis in near-future Algeria. Here is a link to the Facebook event.
(Cabot Auditorium is located at 170 Packard Avenue Medford, MA 02155.)
John Bellinger on “The AUMF, Drones, Guantanamo, the NSA Controversy, and other national security law challenges for the Administration.”
Time and Location: 5:30 pm, HLS Wasserstein Hall Room 2009
John Bellinger, a renowned national security and international public law expert, will be coming to speak at HLS on February 18, 2014, about “The AUMF, Drones, Guantanamo, the NSA Controversy, and other national security law challenges for the Administration.”
Please read Mr. Bellinger’s extensive and impressive biography here. Highlights, in addition to being a partner at Arnold & Porter, include: Legal Adviser to the Department of State from 2005 to 2009 under Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and Senior Associate Counsel to the President and Legal Adviser to the National Security Council (NSC) at the White House from 2001-2005. We are honored to welcome Mr. Bellinger and hope you can join us!
Sponsored by Harvard Law School Armed Forced Association and Arnold & Porter, with support from our cosponsors: Harvard National Security Journal, Harvard National Security and Law Association, and Harvard Law and International Development Society.
Event: Fighting Corruption and Promoting Public Transparency in Brazil
Day: Friday, November 15
Time: 12:00 – 1:00 pm
Where: WCC 5048, Harvard Law School
Note: This is a brown bag lunch event.