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Our Signature Series brings the likes of Senator George Mitchell; Secretary of Education, Arne Duncan; and Tom Brokaw, acclaimed journalist.

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Our experts are leaders in energy, global security, governance policy and shape our student scholars into leaders of tomorrow.

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New and Noteworthy


CALL for PAPERS: Thresholds, Tipping Points and Random Events in Dynamic Economic Systems – July 2015

CALL FOR PAPERS:  Thresholds, Tipping Points and Random Events in Dynamic Economic Systems The Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public ...

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Krista Wiegand Returns from Seoul and Special Forum

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Dr. Wiegand was recently invited by the Republic of Korea Ministry of Foreign Affairs to attend a Special Forum on the Dokdo/Takeshima ...

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Alumni Spotlight: Lindsay McClain Opiyo – Baker Scholar 2008-09

Opiyo and MfP artists after recording the music of the Payira Otole Cultural Dance Group

Ed. Note:  The Alumni Spotlight was created to recognize the exceptional achievements of our Baker Center student alumni as they ...

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Position open in INS and BC – Information Specialist

The Institute for Nuclear Security within the Baker Center has an opening for an Information Specialist.  The position will be ...

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