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Ambassador Laura Holgate joins the Institute for International Science and Technology Policy as a distinguished Visiting Scholar

February 13, 2017

Amb. Laura Holgate has just returned from her appointment as Ambassador to the UN Mission to International Organizations in Vienna, Austria and will join us at IISTP for the coming year.

General Roscoe Robinson Memorial Lecture

February 08, 2017

Dean Reuben E. Brigety spoke at the lecture on Diversity and Public Service at The University Club in Pittsburgh, PA.

Elliott School Students Witness Life on the Border

February 06, 2017

Recently, Elliott School students Anna Hedlund ('17) and Madeline Beecher ('17) set out for a trip of a lifetime, witnessing first hand border control activities in El Paso, Texas and Ciudad Juarez, Mexico.

New Initiative to Strengthen Disaster Resilience in Developing Countries

January 13, 2017

The Elliott School of International Affairs announces the Initiative for Disaster Resilience and Humanitarian Affairs, an interdisciplinary effort to educate, train, and quip leaders to prevent, prepare, and respond to disasters.

Thomas LeBlanc appointed as George Washington University's 17th president

January 09, 2017

Dr. Thomas LeBlanc addressed members of the university community: "There is a special opportunity here."