October 24, 2017
October 18, 2017
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- Over the course of two days of intense negotiation, the Penn State School of International Affairs became the site of an international summit over the Nagorno-Karabakh region in the South Caucasus.
October 16, 2017
SIA Dean Hari Osofsky
October 13, 2017
"At first blush, these developments give the impression that the U.S. power sector is about to take a dramatic turn, and these decisions do indeed represent a significant shift in U.S. policy. But major changes on the ground are unlikely to happen overnight, or perhaps even in the next several years, for many reasons.
James Clapper
October 11, 2017
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – The Honorable James R. Clapper, the former director of national intelligence under President Barack Obama, will speak at Penn State on Nov. 6 as the first guest speaker of the new Center for Security Research and Education.
James W. Houck, Distinguished Scholar in Residence
October 9, 2017
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Penn State Law and the School of International Affairs are part of a new center at Penn State designed to bring together the University’s many strengths in all aspects of national, homeland, and global security.
October 9, 2017
October 4, 2017
October 2, 2017
September 29, 2017
UNIVERISTY PARK, Pa. -- Former U.S. Ambassador Thomas R.
September 29, 2017
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- The Penn State School of International Affairs is pleased to announce a new policy to support and empower leading students of international affairs.
Chair of the Sri Lanka Human Rights Commission Dr. Deepika Udagama speaks at the Penn State School of International Affairs.
September 27, 2017
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- There comes a time in all societies that oppress their citizens when people stand up, say enough is enough, and demand their human rights.
Professor Dennis Jett
September 26, 2017
"At tthe end of last month, the UN Security Council unanimously approved a resolution to extend its peacekeeping force in Lebanon by another year. Danny Danon, Israel’s UN ambassador, described it as 'a significant diplomatic achievement that could change the situation.' U.S.
Professor Joseph DeThomas
September 26, 2017
"The substance of Trump’s speech—including threats to both North Korea and the Iran deal—may have closed any remaining doors to a diplomatic resolution to this crisis surrounding North Korea’s nuclear and missile programs.
September 26, 2017
"One of one of the things that to me has been really fascinating this summer is kind of the evolution of climate change as a security risk in our U.S. House of Representatives."
Professor Dennis Jett
September 25, 2017
"America cannot be the world’s cop, but it must not walk away from its broader responsibilities, as the administration in power in Washington is attempting to do," Jett writes for The Conversation. "No country, not even the world’s only superpower, can be the policeman of the entire planet.
September 22, 2017
September 20, 2017
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Author James Forman Jr., professor of law at Yale Law School, will discuss his book "Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America," at 12:45 p.m. on Thursday, Oct.
September 19, 2017
Alexis Rodriguez spent her summer as an intern in the United States Embassy in Serbia, where she became an integral member of the embassy’s Economic Affairs Section.