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

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Costa Rica, the opportunities of sustainable development

Join us on Thursday, October 19, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.

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All American Weekend, a celebration for alumni and families, October 20-22. Learn more
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Tangled Governance: A Book Launch & Discussion

 Join us on Monday, October 30, 2017 at 12:00 p.m.

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More upcoming events

For more events coming soon to SIS, read the weekly Event Bulletin.

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