The Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) DC Alumni Council will co-host a National Security and Foreign Policy lecture with George Mason University’s School of Public Policy (SPP) at the Founders Hall of the GMU’s School of Public Policy
3351 Fairfax Drive, Arlington, VA 21101
The event is sponsored by the Center for Global Policy in Mason’s School of Public Policy
Alumni of HKS and SPP are cordially invited to attend the inaugural lecture on
The Role of Higher Education in National Security and Foreign Affairs
6:30 p.m. on Friday, January 31, 2014
GW President Emeritus Stephen Joel Trachtenberg
University Professor, Trachtenberg School
President Trachtenberg, a distinguished HKS alumnus, is currently the University Professor of Public Service at the Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Administration at George Washington University. Author of several books and holder of over 20 honorary doctoral degrees, the president has served in the federal government and is a fellow of the National Academy of Public Administration and a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, among others.
Chaired and moderated by
Colonel Larry Wilkerson, former chief of staff to Secretary of State Colin Powell
Distinguished Professor, College of William & Mary
Colonel Wilkerson is currently a distinguished professor of government and public policy at the College of William & Mary. A 31-year veteran of the U.S. Army, the colonel has served as the associate director of the Policy Planning Staff of the U.S. State Department, the director of the U.S. Marine Corps War College, and special assistant to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
Seats are limited; please RSVP to http://nsfp.gmu.edu