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Kennedy Elected as President of Atlanta Council on International Relations

November 21, 2014 — Dr. Robert Kennedy, Associate Chair of the Sam Nunn School of International Affairs, was recently elected as President of the Atlanta Council on International Relations.

Georgia Tech Awarded Centre of Excellence by the European Commission

November 19, 2014 — The European Commission has awarded Georgia Tech a Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence.

Assistant Professor Lawrence Rubin

How Jordan Uses Islam Against the Islamic State

November 19, 2014 — Lawrence Rubin, assistant professor in the Nunn School, is featured in today's Washington Post with an article written jointly with Michael Robbins. The article, "How Jordan Uses Islam Against the Islamic State," discusses Jordan's recent attempts to employ new policies intended to strengthen official Islam over the Islamic State.

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The Rebirth of Atlanta, through the Eyes of Author Wendy Venet

November 10, 2014 — The Georgia Tech Honors Program was host to Dr. Wendy Venet, author of A Changing Wind: Commerce and Conflict in Civil War Georgia, on October 28, 2014. Venet was a guest lecturer on the rebirth of Atlanta for the class Georgia and the Civil War, an interdisciplinary course taught jointly by Ivan Allen College Dean Jacqueline Royster and Seymour Goodman, professor in the Nunn School.

Matthew Kroenig

Matthew Kroenig Speaks at Georgia Tech

November 4, 2014 — The Center for International Strategy, Technology, and Policy (CISTP) hosted Dr. Matthew Kroenig for a discussion of Iran’s nuclear program.

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General James Cartwright (ret.) Talks Strategic Deterrence at Nunn School

November 3, 2014 — On October 16, 2014 General James Cartwright (United States Marine Corps, ret), the eighth Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, visited Georgia Tech to discuss strategic deterrence and other international security issues. 

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NATO Supreme Allied Commander Europe Dialogues with Faculty and Students

November 3, 2014 — On Friday, October 31, the Sam Nunn School of International Affairs hosted General Philip Breedlove, NATO Supreme Allied Commander, Europe and Commander of U.S. European Command.

LTG Honoré Speaking in CULC

LTG Russel Honoré Discusses Leadership, Disaster Preparedness at Georgia Tech

October 30, 2014 — Lieutenant General Russel Honoré (U.S. Army, ret) visited Georgia Tech on October 30, 2014...

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Isa Afacan, Assistant Professor at Turgut Ozal University in Turkey, Visits Tech

October 29, 2014 — Isa Afacan, Assistant Professor of International Relations at Turgut Ozal University in Ankara, Turkey, visited Georgia Tech on October 15, 2014 to discuss the phenomenon of state collapse in the Middle East after the Arab Spring.

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Nunn School Holds Panel on Middle East

October 29, 2014 — On September 16, 2014, the Center for International Strategy, Technology, and Policy presented a panel discussion titled “Is the Middle East Burning.” 

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