The School of International Service hosts engaging and informative events for our students and school community every week. Our guest speakers, expert panels, and book discussions address the most important questions in international affairs from broad interdisciplinary perspectives. Over the course their studies, students have the chance to hear from a diverse range of speakers, including current and former heads of state, government officials, civil society leaders, environmental stewards, human rights activists, and social entrepreneurs.

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Upcoming Events

Opening Celebration 2017

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Susan Eishenhower in front of Capitol Building

SIS at 60: A Discussion with Susan Eisenhower

 Join us for a discussion with Susan Eisenhower on Thursday, September 7, 2017, at 2:30 PM.

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All American Weekend, a celebration for alumni and families, October 20-22. Learn more