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October 20, 2017
12:15PM to 1:30PM

Dean's Distinguished Leaders Series: Representative James Clyburn

The LBJ community is invited to a special visit and Q&A with U.S. House Assistant Minority Leader James Clyburn (D–SC).Read more

SRH 3.122
October 23, 2017
6:30PM to 9:00PM

LBJ School Hosts Oscar Nominees Rob Reiner and Woody Harrelson for Advance Screening, Discussion of LBJ

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT. The LBJ School of Public Affairs at The University of Texas at Austin will host an advance screening of the major motion picture LBJ, with special guests Rob Reiner, the film’s director, and Woody Harrelson, the actor who plays Lyndon B. Johnson. Following the screening, Reiner and Harrelson will participate in a panel discussion with American historian and UT professor H.W. Brands. The Honorable Julián Castro, currently the Dean’s Distinguished Fellow and Fellow of the Dávila Chair in International Trade Policy at the LBJ School, will moderate the panel. 

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Lady Bird Johnson Auditorium
October 24, 2017
12:15PM to 1:45PM

LBJ Students: Shut Up & Write

Join the Baines Report for a few hours each week of quiet sustained writing. If you have something you want to work on to submit to us, or something you need to work on for class, this is the spot for you. If you want to come every week, awesome. If you just want to drop in... Read more

SRH 3.212, SRH 3.221
12:30PM to 2:00PM

The Crisis of World Order: A British Perspective

The Clements Center for National Security is pleased to host King's College London Professor John Bew for a talk on October 24th at 12:30pm in the Main Building Jamail Room (MAI 212) on "The Crisis of World Order: A British Perspective." This talk, which is co-sponsored by the British... Read more

Main Building, Jamail Room (MAI 212)
October 26, 2017
12:15PM to 1:30PM

Research Colloquium – Fathers in Need: How Can Programs Support Fathers in Their Roles?

Speaker: Cynthia Osborne, Associate Professor, LBJ School of Public Affairs

 

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SRH 3.122
5:00PM to 7:00PM

Discussion on "Hue 1968: A Turning Point of the American War in Vietnam"

The Clements Center for National Security will host a discussion with author Mark Bowden on his new book Hue 1968: A Turning Point of the American War in Vietnam. He will be joined in discussion by UT Professor of History Mark Lawrence and LBJ Professor of Ethical Leadership Howard Prince. This event is free and open to the public, but advanced registration is required.Read more

AT&T Conference Center, Classroom 203
October 31, 2017
12:15PM to 1:45PM

LBJ Students: Shut Up & Write

Join the Baines Report for a few hours each week of quiet sustained writing. If you have something you want to work on to submit to us, or something you need to work on for class, this is the spot for you. If you want to come every week, awesome. If you just want to drop in... Read more

SRH 3.212, SRH 3.221
November 1, 2017
12:15PM to 1:45PM

Mexico: Sizing Up the Security Crisis

The Robert Strauss Center welcomes Alejandro Hope, Security Analyst and former intelligence officer at Centro de Investigación y Seguridad Nacional (CISEN) to give a talk on policy and security in Mexico as part of the Center's Brumley Speaker Series. The event is free and open to the public, and light refreshments will be served.Read more

SRH 3.122
November 2, 2017
12:15PM to 1:30PM

Research Colloquium – Funding Your Graduate Research: The Art of Getting External Grants and Fellowships

Speakers: Student Panel, various schools and colleges

 

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SRH 3.122
November 6, 2017
8:00AM to 5:00PM

Democratic Reform in Europe

The goal of this conference is to bring together a diverse and distinguished group of European and American specialists to share ideas on recent developments in the European Union, and to discuss programs and policies that may permit a resolution of the continent's crisis. Participants will include academic experts on economic issues, structural reform and debt, political leaders and trade union leaders from both Europe and the United States.Read more

Bass Lecture Hall
November 7, 2017
12:15PM to 1:45PM

LBJ Students: Shut Up & Write

Join the Baines Report for a few hours each week of quiet sustained writing. If you have something you want to work on to submit to us, or something you need to work on for class, this is the spot for you. If you want to come every week, awesome. If you just want to drop in... Read more

SRH 3.212, SRH 3.221
November 9, 2017
8:00AM to 5:00PM

LBJ School Open House

Experience LBJ! Join us for our fall open house events.Read more

12:15PM to 1:30PM

Research Colloquium – The Economic Benefits of Reducing Water Pollution

Speakers: Professor Sheila Olmstead and Ph.D. student Jiameng Zheng of the LBJ School

 

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SRH 3.122
November 14, 2017
12:15PM to 1:45PM

LBJ Students: Shut Up & Write

Join the Baines Report for a few hours each week of quiet sustained writing. If you have something you want to work on to submit to us, or something you need to work on for class, this is the spot for you. If you want to come every week, awesome. If you just want to drop in... Read more

SRH 3.212, SRH 3.221
12:15PM to 1:45PM

Climate Change and Security: What Do We Know?

The Streetlight Effect in Climate Change Research on Africa

Cullen Hendrix, Associate Professor, University of Denver

In this talk, Dr. Hendrix discusses the powerful influence of the “streetlight effect” – the tendency of scholars to focus on particular questions and... Read more

SRH 3.122
November 16, 2017
12:15PM to 1:30PM

Research Colloquium – Truth to Power: A History of the U.S. National Intelligence Council

Speakers: Robert Hutchings, Walt and Elspeth Rostow Chair in National Security and Professor of Public Affairs

 

 

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SRH 3.122
6:00PM to 7:30PM

Talk: "How Geography Influences Russian Foreign Policy" by Dr. Igor Okunev

In conjunction with Global Austin, the Center for Russian, Eastern European and Eurasian Studies (CREEES) presents a talk by Dr. Igor Okunev: "How Geography Influences Russian Foreign Policy.”Read more

Bass Lecture Hall
November 18, 2017
8:30AM to 6:30PM

CMED Conference

An annual gathering of professionals in executive education who come together to discuss topics and innovations in the fields of management, executive development and professional development.

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First Floor Lobby, Wasserman Distance Education, SRH 3.122, SRH 3.124, SRH 3.316, SRH 3.350, SRH 3.355, SRH 3.314, SRH 3.312, SRH 3.360, Bass Lecture Hall, Bass Lecture Hall Foyer
November 21, 2017
12:15PM to 1:45PM

LBJ Students: Shut Up & Write

Join the Baines Report for a few hours each week of quiet sustained writing. If you have something you want to work on to submit to us, or something you need to work on for class, this is the spot for you. If you want to come every week, awesome. If you just want to drop in... Read more

SRH 3.212, SRH 3.221
November 28, 2017
12:15PM to 1:45PM

LBJ Students: Shut Up & Write

Join the Baines Report for a few hours each week of quiet sustained writing. If you have something you want to work on to submit to us, or something you need to work on for class, this is the spot for you. If you want to come every week, awesome. If you just want to drop in... Read more

SRH 3.212, SRH 3.221
12:15PM to 1:45PM

The Future of Public Policy Seminar Presents – The Future of Palestine: Civil Society's Role

Yousef Munayyer will discuss the situation on the ground in Palestine today and how we arrived at this point despite the optimism that many felt during the early years of the "peace process."Read more

November 29, 2017
12:15PM to 1:45PM

A Conversation with Yun Sun, Senior Associate with the East Asia Program at the Stimson Center

Yun Sun, Senior Associate with the East Asia Program at the Stimson Center, will give a talk as part of the Robert Strauss Center's Brumley Speaker Series. The event begins at 12:15PM in SRH 3.122 and is free and open to the public.Read more

SRH 3.122
December 5, 2017
12:15PM to 1:45PM

LBJ Students: Shut Up & Write

Join the Baines Report for a few hours each week of quiet sustained writing. If you have something you want to work on to submit to us, or something you need to work on for class, this is the spot for you. If you want to come every week, awesome. If you just want to drop in... Read more

SRH 3.212, SRH 3.221
January 11, 2018
8:00AM to 6:00PM

C&T: 2018 Austin Forum on Diplomacy and Statecraft

The 2018 Austin Forum is a gathering of mid-level diplomats from the US, Europe and Central/South America. They come together to discuss challenges and solutions within the topics of diplomacy and statecraft.Read more

First Floor Lobby, SRH 3.124
February 15, 2018
12:15PM to 1:45PM

Maureen Meyer

Maureen Meyer directs WOLA's Mexico program with a special focus on analyzing U.S.-Mexico security policies and their relation to organized crime-related violence, corruption and human rights violations in Mexico. She promotes justice for human rights violations in Mexico and also carries out advocacy work regarding U.S. security assistance to Mexico through the Merida Initiative.Read more

SRH 3.122
March 6, 2018
7:30PM to 10:30PM

LBJ Washington Center Night at Arena Stage for "The Great Society"

Please bring your family, your friends, your colleagues and join the LBJ Washington Center at Arena Stage Theater for a performance of "The Great Society" on Tuesday, March 6, 2018!Read more

Arena Stage, 1101 Sixth St SW, Washington DC 20024