Our News and Events
Stanford's 121st Commencement Ceremony took place on Sunday, June 17. Among the graduates were 24 IPS students. IPS hosted a reception and diploma ceremony for graduates, family, and friends. Congratulations, Class of 2012!
IPS 2003 alum Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy was named as one of the 100 most influential people in the world by Time, April 18, 2012.
Current and admitted students discussed US foreign policy and the value of the IPS degree with Professor Condoleezza Rice, April 16, 2012.
Students visited Indonesia for this year's IPS Study Trip, March 24-April 1, 2012.
Two Decades of Frontline Development Experience in the World Bank
Senior Energy Specialist
South Asia Sustainable Development Energy, World Bank
Thursday, April 12
Steve Hilton, senior advisor to UK prime minister David Cameron, will join Stanford as a visiting scholar at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies. March 2, 2012.
Political Science Professor Michael A. McFaul, a senior fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, was confirmed by the Senate to be the next US ambassador to Russia. December 17, 2011
Senior Fellow, CDDRL and CISAC Affiliated Faculty, Former U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan and Retired U.S. Army Lt. General
Wednesday, December 7
Elections, Democracy, and Security
Senior Fellow, CDDRL and FSI; Affiliated Faculty Member, CISAC; Professor of Political Science (by courtesy)
Wednesday, November 30
American Political Dysfunction
Issues in International Economics
Associate Professor of Political Science, CDDRL and CISAC Faculty member, Director of the Center for African Studies
Wednesday, November 2
The Geopolitics of Energy
Mariano-Florentino Cuellar, Professor of Law and Senior Fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies
Wednesday, October 19
Issues in Global Democracy
Director, CDDRL; Senior Fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute and the Hoover Institution and Professor of Political Science and Sociology, by courtesy
Wednesday, October 12
, Stanford’s ninth president and a senior fellow at Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, has been appointed FSI Director
for a year beginning Sept. 1, 2012.
, Associate Professor of Political Science, CDDRL and CISAC Faculty, and Director of the Center for African Studies has returned after serving for two years as Director for Development and Democracy at the National Security Council
, Sept. 28, 2011.
, Professor of Political Science, Hoover Institution Senior Fellow, and Former Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies (FSI) Deputy Director, has been nominated to serve as US ambassador to Russia
, September 16, 2011.
, Former US Ambassador to Afghanistan and retired US Army Lieutenant General, joins FSI as 2011 Payne Distinguished Lecturer, September 6, 2011.
Energy and Climate Change
S T Foo
MA, International Policy Studies, 2001
Deputy Director, Ministry of Trade and Industry, Republic of Singapore
Monday, April 25 2011
Reception and Film Screening
Department of Anthropology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Director and Co-Producer, "Coffee Futures"
Consul General, Republic of Turkey
Department of Sociology, University of California, Berkeley
Wednesday, April 6 2011
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