Dean Hari Osofsky
January 3, 2018
“If you read through the 82 pages of what the Trump administration is proposing, it’s not actually for the most part that different,” she says. “What they’re doing that’s causing more controversy is changing a requirement around independent third-party certification.”
December 19, 2017
December 15, 2017
December 15, 2017
Professor Larry Catá Backer
December 8, 2017
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Two research projects by Larry Catá Backer, professor of law and international affairs at Penn State Law and the School of International Affairs, were selected for inclusion for presentation at the 2017 U.N.
Penn State President Eric Barron
December 6, 2017
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Representatives from the state and federal government, the energy industry, environmental groups, and numerous Penn State colleges and campuses came together at Penn State on Nov.
December 1, 2017
November 30, 2017
November 29, 2017
Dennis Jett
November 22, 2017
While the generals are no doubt military men of integrity, my four decades of experience as a diplomat and scholar of American foreign policy suggest there is no law that would make a presidential order to launch a preemptive nuclear strike on North Korea illegal.
November 21, 2017
Exactly what makes a country a sponsor of terrorism is kept relatively vague: Joseph DeThomas, a former State Department official who focused on North Korea and Iran and is a professor of international affairs at Pennsylvania State University, has called it “more of an art t
November 13, 2017
Professor Larry Catá Backer
November 1, 2017
"Commenting on withdrawal of the Trump’s administration from international treaties including the JCPOA, Prof. Larry Backer says the withdrawals may provide substantial opportunity for China and for regional powers like Iran."
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.