At the Josef Korbel School we are committed to providing our students, faculty, staff and the greater Denver community with quality programming that features many of today's global leader.
For information about campus holidays, computer lab closures and student group meetings, please visit our campus calendar.
Sept. 8: The ISIS Crisis: What Should the U.S. Do about the "Islamic State"?
Please join the Center for Middle East Studies for a panel discussion on what the U.S. should do about the Islamic State.
Ambassador Christopher Hill - Dean of the Josef Korbel School of International Studies, University of Denver; former U.S. Ambassador to Iraq; author of “Outpost: Life on the Frontlines of American Diplomacy” (forthcoming in October)
Deborah Avant - Professor, Sié Chair & Director of the Sié Chéou-Kang Center for International Security and Diplomacy, Josef Korbel School of International Studies, University of Denver; author of “The Market for Force” & co-editor of “Who Governs the Globe?”
Nader Hashemi - Director of the Center for Middle East Studies & Associate Professor of Middle East and Islamic Politics, Josef Korbel School of International Studies, University of Denver; author of “Islam, Secularism, and Liberal Democracy” & co-editor of “The Syria Dilemma”
- Monday, Sept. 8, 2014
- Sié Chéou-Kang Center, Room 150
Sept. 10: Meet the Author: Confronting the Curse
The Josef Korbel School and the Sié Chéou-Kang Center for International Security & Diplomacy invite you to a discussion and reception with Assistant Professor Cullen Hendrix, co-author of the recently-released book Confronting the Curse: The Economics and Geopolitics of Natural Resource Governance.
- Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014
- 5 p.m. discussion with Hendrix, reception to follow
- University of Denver, Margery Reed Building, Reiman Theater
- RSVP Required
Sept. 12: What Went Wrong? Egypt's Failed Democratic Transition
The Josef Korbel School's Center for Middle East Studies presents a daylong conference examining Egypt's failed democratic transition.
- Friday, Sept. 12, 2014
- 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. | Location: Anderson Academic Commons Special Events Room
- 7 - 10 p.m. | Location: Margery Reed Building Reiman Theater
Sept. 22: Korbel Dinner 50th Anniversary Celebration
Join us to honor our legacy and look forward to our future.
- Monday, September 22, 2014
- 5:30 p.m. Cocktail Reception | 7 p.m. Dinner & Program
- Sheraton Denver Downtown | 1550 Court Place | Denver, CO 80202
- Learn more and purchase tables/tickets
Sept. 23: Breaking Ground on the Future
Please join Dean Christopher R. Hill and the Josef Korbel School community as we usher in a new era and break ground on the Anna and John J. Sie International Complex.
Sept. 23: Human Trafficking Legislative Town Hall
The Human Trafficking Center presents a panel discussion with state and local officials. Panelists include:
- State Representative Beth McCann, Majority Caucus Whip
- Sgt. Daniel Steele, Denver Police Department & Innocence Lost Task Force
- Janet Drake, Senior Assistant Attorney General
- Urban Peak Representative, TBA
This event is co-hosted by by:Colorado State Senator Irene Aguilar; Colorado State Senator Linda Newell; Colorado State Representative Beth McCann; Colorado State Representative Paul Rosenthal; Colorado State Representative Dan Pabon; Denver City Councilwoman Robin Kneich; and Denver City Councilman Paul Lopez
- Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014
- 6:30 - 8 p.m.
- Anderson Academic Commons Room 290
- RSVP online at http://www.alumni.du.edu/htctownhall
Oct. 14: Will the Senate Change Control? Will Colorado's Race Make the Difference?
Join political science Professor Seth Masket and director of the Korbel School's Crossley Center for Public Opinion Research Floyd Ciruli in a forecast of Colorado’s midterm election. Pizza will be served.
- Tuesday, October 14, 2014
- Sié Chéou-Kang Center, Room 150
Oct. 30: Open House for Prospective MA Students
Join us for an informative and fun evening getting to know the Josef Korbel School of International Studies at our Open House for Prospective MA Students