Calendar of Events

The following list of events has been scheduled. Dates, times, and locations of events will be announced as quickly as possible.
Please check the Law Weekly and the Whitney R. Harris World Law Institute's website for updates.  
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Tuesdays at Noon - Languages at Lunch Program

Join the Harris Institute on Tuesdays at Noon for conversation tables in French, German, and Spanish.  See program page for details.


November 2-3, 2018 

Interdisciplinary and Human Rights Approaches to the Gun Violence Crisis in the United States 
Anheuser-Busch Hall
Co-sponsored by Washington University’s Institute for Public Health 

October 8, 2018

World Peace Through Law Lecture by H.E. Judge Christine Van den Wyngaert    
12:00 p.m. | Anheuser-Busch Hall
Co-sponsored by the Assembly Series and the Public Interest Law & Policy Speakers Series (PILPSS)

September 28, 2018 

Latin American Workshop on the ILC's Draft Convention on Crimes Against Humanity
Pontifical Catholic University of Peru | Lima, Peru      

August 26-28, 2018 

IHL Dialogs: "Is the Justice We Seek the Justice they Want?"
Chautauqua Institution | Chautauqua, NY    

August 7, 2018

2nd Annual Larry Lewis Healthcare Symposium: Firearm Injury Prevention  
7:30 a.m. | Clopton Auditorium
Co-Sponsored by the Division of Emergency Medicine, Center for Community Health Partnership and Research, and the Gun Violence Initiative at the Institute for Public Health

CFR Academic Conference Calls:

  • Wednesday, September 12, 2018: The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict - Speaker: Philip H. Gordon, Mary and David Boies Senior Fellow in U.S. Foreign Policy, CFR
  • Wednesday, September 19, 2018: The Rise of Authoritarian Nationalism - Speaker: Madeleine K. Albright, Chair, Albright Stonebridge Group; Chair, Albright Capital Management LLC; Professor in the Practice of Diplomacy, School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University; Former U.S. Secretary of State, 1997–2001
  • Wednesday, October 17, 2018: Global Cooperation on Migration - Speaker: Katharine M. Donato, Donald G. Herzberg Chair in International Migration and Director, Institute for the Study of International Migration, School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University


Spring 2018

CFR Academic Conference Calls:


Fall 2017


CFR Academic Conference Calls:

  • The Role of the United Nations in Global Governance - Speaker: Ambassador Samantha Power  
  • U.S. – Latin America Relations - Speaker: Shannon K. O'Neil, Civil Society, Markets, and Democracy Program, CFR 
  • Dashed Hopes of the Arab Spring - Speaker: Steven A. Cook, Senior Fellow for Middle East and Africa Studies, CFR 
  • Conflict Prevention and Mitigation - Speaker: Paul B. Stares, Senior Fellow for Conflict Prevention and Director, Center for Preventive Action, CFR 
  • Revolutionary Movements and International Relations - Speaker: Jack A. Goldstone, Virginia E. and John T. Hazel Professor of Public Policy, George Mason Universit 

Spring 2017

CFR Academic Conference Calls:

  • Germany and the Future of Europe - Speaker: Mary Elise Sarotte, Faculty Associate, Center For European Studies, Harvard University; Dean’s Professor of History and Professor of International Relations, University of Southern California 
  • The World in Disarray - Speaker: Richard N. Haass, President, CFR  
  • U.S.-Russia Relations - Speaker: Angela E. Stent, Director of the Center for Eurasian, Russian, and East European Studies and Professor of Government and Foreign Service, Georgetown University  

Fall 2016

CFR Academic Conference Calls:

Spring 2016

Fall 2015