In anticipation of its 100th anniversary, the Walsh School of Foreign Service is organizing an annual Centennial Event Series. Each year leading up to the 2019-2020 centennial year, SFS will choose an important theme around which to plan programs for the Georgetown and Washington, DC communities. Featuring experts and practitioners in international affairs and other disciplines intersecting with the theme, the Centennial Event Series will demonstrate the reach and relevance of SFS scholarship and its impact on key global issues.
The 2016-2017 Centennial Event Series theme is The Environment.
A discussion with Andrew Cheon, Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies. The Energy and Climate Policy Research Seminar aims to enhance intellectual exchange among faculty and students by providing a forum to discuss research and policy topics related to the international and domestic dimensions of energy and climate change policy. Speakers will include members of the Georgetown community as well as invited faculty and practitioners from the Washington area and beyond.Find out more »
A presentation by Mark Giordano during Georgetown Parents Weekend.Find out more »
To celebrate the opening of its new home on the Georgetown campus, the Georgetown Environment Initiative (GEI) is collaborating with the Walsh School of Foreign Service and its Science, Technology, and International Affairs (STIA) program to bring Brazilian artist Denise Milan, her vision, and her exhibition Mist of the Earth to our University community.Find out more »
Monarchs and Climate: The Implications of Global Climate Change on Monarch Butterfly Population Dynamics
A discussion with Leslie Ries, Assistant Professor and Naresh Neupane, Postdoctoral Researcher in the Department of Biology at Georgetown University.Find out more »
A discussion with Tobias Schmidt, Assistant Professor of Energy Politics, ETH Zurich.Find out more »
On November 3, Richie Ahuja, regional director for Asia at the Environmental Defense Fund, will offer his perspective on low-carbon opportunities for rural development in the South Asian region with a focus on "climate smart" agricultural practices. He will also share his experience implementing such projects and comment on their scalability.Find out more »
Join Georgetown University School of Foreign Service and the Center for Latin American Studies for a saga of oil development, environmental justice, and indigenous activism in the Peruvian Amazon and beyond. When Two Worlds Collide, an Award-winning film, vividly highlights the conflicts between indigenous rights and the extractive development model.Find out more »
Join us for our next Thursday lunch event on Nov. 17 as the focus turns towards a discussion about the National Security Challenges that the US and other nations face, and will face in the coming decades, relating to climate change and energy security.Find out more »
Please join us for the next Energy and Climate Policy Research Seminar with Daniel Sullivan, Fellow, Resources for the Future.Find out more »