Professor Charles Kupchan: Shaping Public Policy, from the White House to the ICC

Professor Charles Kupchan returns to the SFS this semester from former President Obama’s National Security Council (NSC), where he served as the Senior Director for European Affairs since 2014. He says, “There’s a saying that it’s very hard to get a job with the NSC, and it’s even harder to leave a job at the NSC.”

SFS Plans Program Changes For Class of 2022

The Hoya reports on plans to modify the SFS undergraduate degree program affecting the Class of 2020 and beyond. Plans include adding a science requirement and reducing the number of major course requirements. Details have yet to be announced.

How Walter Giles Restored For SFS Its Own Faculty

The Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service has become known for the contributions its teachers, graduates, and students make in the wider world. In the late 1960s, though, it was in service not far afield, but to his own school in a time of crisis, that made Government Professor Walter Giles so remarkable.

Ambassador Michael Hammer (SFS’85) Hosted By CLAS

Ambassador Michael Hammer, a 1985 graduate of the School of Foreign Service, returned to campus on Thursday, January 26 to reflect on the U.S. foreign policy interests and issues in the Western Hemisphere and his personal experiences as a career foreign service officer.