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Josef Korbel School of International Studies

Retired General George Casey and General Jacoby discuss the Iraq War at the Josef Korbel School of International Studies

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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.

September 2014

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.  

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Sept. 22: Korbel Dinner 50th Anniversary Celebration

Join us to honor our legacy and look forward to our future.

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

October 2014

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.

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