Past Events

Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 11:45am
SSRI-Gross Hall 270
This seminar is part of the Robert R. Wilson Lecture series. It is co-sponsored by the Department of Political Science, the Sanford School of Public Policy.
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 11:45am
Gross Hall, Ahmadieh Family Auditorium, Room 107
Bipartisanship is often held up as an ideal, but in fact it has been relatively rare in the history of U.S. politics. Still, the degree of polarization over the last decade has been severe, and many people see the U.S. Congress as teetering on the edge of dysfunction.Two former members of Congress... Read More »
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 11:45am
SSRI-Gross Hall 270
Political Economy and Political Institutions Workshop.
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 9:30am
Dr. Chung-in Moon, a Distinguished Professor of Yonsei University, is Special Advisor to President Moon Jae-in for Foreign Affairs and National Security. He was a special delegate to the first (2000), second (2007), and third (2018) Korean summits held in Pyongyang. Dr. Moon is widely recognized in... Read More »
Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 6:00pm
Sanford 04
AGS Director Peter Feaver will lead a discussion with Ambassador Kristen Silverberg on topics of international economics and trade.Ambassador Silverberg is a Managing Director at the Institute of International Finance. She served in the George W. Bush Administration as U.S. Ambassador to the... Read More »
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 4:00pm
SSRI-Gross Hall 230E
Eric Cheng presents at the Political Theory Workshop. His presentation is titled "Bridging the Divide Among Strangers: Political Friendship as a Conceptual Metaphor"
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 - 5:30pm
Sanford 04
Director of AGS Peter Feaver will moderate a conversation with author Rick Atkinson, Pulitzer Prize winning author and historian, to discuss America's role in WWII and its role in the world since D-Day.
Friday, February 8, 2019 - 5:30pm
Divinity School Goodson Chapel
The public is invited to the Kenan Distinguished Lecture in Ethics: a conversation with Cornel West (Harvard) and Robert George (Princeton) on friendship and faith across political difference. Moderated by Joseph Winters (Duke, Religious Studies). Reception to follow.Free parking in the Lower Allen... Read More »
Friday, February 8, 2019 - 1:00pm
SSRI-Gross Hall 230E
Jason Frank presents the keynote address for the 2019 Duke Graduate Conference in Political Theory. His presentation is titled "The People as Popular Manifestation."Sponsored by Political Science, The Graduate School, Duke Program in American Values and Institutions, Kenan Institute for Ethics, and... Read More »
Friday, February 8, 2019 - 11:45am
Gross Hall, Ahmadieh Family Grand Hall, Room 330
Patrick Jackson will lead a working luncheon for graduate students, discussing "Research Design: Methodological Considerations Beyond Neopositivism." Lunch Provided. This event is co-sponsored by the Department of Political Science, the Triangle Institute for Security Studies, National Defense... Read More »