Ambassador (ret.) Kenneth Yalowitz – Global Fellow, Woodrow Wilson Center Former Ambassador to Georgia and Belarus - The Louisville Committee on Foreign Relations is very pleased to announce our first speaker for the 2017-2017 season, Ambassador Kenneth Yalowitz. Ambassador Yalowitz became the Director of the Conflict Resolution MA Program at Georgetown University on July 1, 2015. He is also a Global Fellow at the Woodrow Wilson International … Read More
Dr. Dana Burde, Associate Professor and Director of International Education, New York University - The Louisville Committee on Foreign Relations is very pleased to host Dr. Dana Burde as our April speaker. Dr. Burde, associate professor of international education at New York University’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development and Affiliated Faculty of the Wilf Family Department of Politics, won for her … Read More
Dr. Paul Pillar, Nonresident Senior Fellow of the Center for Security Studies - Dr. Pillar is a Nonresident Senior Fellow of the Center for Security Studies in the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University. He also is a Nonresident Senior Fellow in Foreign Policy at the Brookings Institution and an Associate Fellow of the Geneva Center for Security Policy. … Read More
Dr. Joyce Mushaben Curators, Professor of Comparative Politics and Gender Policies: University of Missouri at St. Louis - The Louisville Committee on Foreign Relations is pleased to announce our speaker for May, Dr. Joyce Marie Mushaben, who will discuss German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s leadership based on her new book, Becoming Madam Chancellor: Angela Merkel and the Berlin Republic (Cambridge University Press). Dr Mushaben’s earlier books include Identity without a … Read More
Mr. Robert Daly, Director, Kissinger Institute on China and the United States - The Louisville Committee on Foreign Relations is pleased to announce our speaker for February, Mr. Robert Daly, who will speak on U.S. China relations. Robert Daly is Director of the Kissinger Institute on China and the United States at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in Washington, D.C. Robert … Read More
Mr. Thomas Garrett, Vice President, International Republican Institute - The Louisville Committee on Foreign Relations is pleased to announce our speaker for January, Mr. Tom Garrett, Vice President of the International Republican Institute. IRI is a non-partisan, nongovernmental organization established by the U.S. Congress in 1983 as part of the National Endowment for Democracy.  Currently vice president for programs, … Read More
Dr. Michael J. Green, Senior Vice President for Asia and Japan Chair Center for Strategic and International Studies - The Louisville Committee on Foreign Relations is pleased to announce a special holiday dinner meeting in conjunction with the Frazier Museum’s exhibit, Personal Stories of Pearl Harbor. **LCFR Members will have special access to the exhibit from 5:00 to 6:00 pm. Our guest speaker is Dr. Michael J. Green, Senior … Read More
Dr. John D. Sullivan, Executive Director (retired), Center for International Private Enterprise, and Adjunct Professor, George Mason University - We are very pleased to announce our speaker for October, Dr. John D. Sullivan, Adjunct Professor at George Mason University, an independent consultant on international development, and former Executive Director of the Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE). The CIPE is part of the National Endowment for Democracy, and an … Read More
Ryan Crocker, Dean and Executive Professor at the George Bush School of Government & Public Service at Texas A&M University - Ryan Crocker is Dean and Executive Professor at the George Bush School of Government & Public Service at Texas A&M University, where he holds the Edward and Howard Kruse Endowed Chair. He was the James Schlesinger Distinguished Visiting Professor at the University of Virginia (2012-2014), and he served as the … Read More