WWS Calendar

"My Life as a Toaster Oven" Featuring Bob Garfield, Co-Host of NPR's "On the Media" and Ad Age Columnist, to speak at WWS, March 5

Jaune Quick-To-See Smith: Water and War

"Cooking for Change" Art Exhibit and Panel Discussion at WWS May 1

Passages: Mixed Media Works by Ela Shah

Nonhuman Animals: Eat, Test, Love

Gail Collins, NYT Op-Ed Columnist, Author, to Speak September 24

Floyd Abrams, Author, "The Friends of the Court," to Speak at WWS, September 26

Reproductive Health, Alzheimer's, Among Topics to be Discussed by NYT Health and Science Writer, Pam Belluck '85, Sept. 30

Mann and Orenstein to Discuss, "It's Even Worse Than It Looks," October 1

Panel Discussion: "Full Court Press II: How the Media Educates and Shapes Public Opinion about the Supreme Court," October 2

Maen Rashid Areikat, Chief Representative, Palestinian Liberation Organization, to Speak at WWS, October 7

Peter Singer Among Panelists to Discuss, "Non-Human Animals: Eat, Test, Love," at WWS, October 8

WWS's Nolan McCarty to Discuss New Book,"Political Bubbles: Financial Crises and the Failure of American Democracy," October 9

CANCELED: Uwe Reinhardt, Leading Authority on Health Care Economics, to Speak October 10

International Relations Faculty Colloquium: Domestic Institutions Beyond the Nation State:

Former Director of NASA's Goddard Institute for Space Studies, James E. Hansen, to Speak at WWS, October 14

WWS's Jacob Shapiro to Discuss New Book, "The Terrorist's Dilemma," October 15

The Cuban Missile Crisis at 50: Gambling with Amrageddon and Fabricating History

Hedging in International Relations: ASEAN States' Responses to a Rising China

China, Global Governance, and the Making of a Distant Water Fishing Nation

FAA Administrator, Michael Huerta MPA '80, to Speak at WWS, October 17

Taking Education Online: A Unique Opportunity for the New Millenium

Sacred Spaces: Turkish Mosques & Tombs

Princeton's Angus Deaton, to Discuss New Book, "The Great Escape: Health, Wealth, and the Origins of Inequality," October 21

Nuclear Energy at Scale: Lessons from French Civilian Program Development and Deployment

CITP Luncheon Series: Openness in the Mobile Broadband Ecosystem

How Partisan Is Trade Policy Voting in the U.S. Congress?

Ngaire Woods, Dean of the Blavatnik School of Government at Oxford University

Less But Better: Making De-Globalized Governance Work

Political Elites and Citizen Support for European Integration

Getting to Know the Bomb: Experiments in the Public Understanding of Nuclear Weapons

Pascal Lamy, Former Head of the World Trade Organization

CITP Luncheon Series: Arvind Narayanan

From War to Wellness: Drug Policy Reform Across the Americas

Institutional Reform in Pakistan: Approach and Challenges

Justice: Faces of the Human Rights Revolution

Military Children and Families

CHW/RPDS Weekly Seminar Series The Impact of Competition on Management Quality: Evidence from Public Hospitals

Framing Fukushima: Why disasters don't destroy the credibility of nuclear risk assessment

Scarcity: Why Having Too Little Means So Much

The Politics of Churchgoing in the U.S.

Neighborhoods, Gender, and Genes: Influences on Early Delinquency among African American Youth

Understanding the Complexities of Sunni – Shi'a Relations

Vote-Buying during Partisan Campaigns: Evidence from a Panel Survey List Experiment in Mexico

Law-Engaged Graduate Student Seminar: Measuring the Impact of Court Judgments: Evidence from the Indian Supreme Court

Obesity and Mortality: Challenges and Evidence

The Two-State Solution: What It Really Takes to Get to Yes

Lunch Timer: Ambassador Rudolf Bekink

Program on Science and Global Security Seminar: "Safety, Risk and the Fukushima Nuclear Accident"

"No Exit from Pakistan: America's Tortured Relationship with Islamabad"

CITP Luncheon Series: Jasmine McNealy – Finding a “Home” Web:

In the Nation's Service: Lessons from Serving as the President's Chief Economist

Lunch Timer: Olga Jonas MPA '79

Lunch seminar: "To Implement or Not to Implement: ACA Challenges in a Purple State" - Dr. Bill Hazel

International Relations Faculty Colloquium

LAPA Seminar: European Exceptionalism?

The Effect of Receiving versus Being Denied a Wanted Abortion on Women’s Health and Wellbeing

“Presidential Leadership and the Creation of the American Era,” subject of talk by Joseph S. Nye, Jr., '58, Dec.2

Law-Engaged Graduate Student Seminar: Practice Job Talk - Subjects and Suspects: How Emergency Laws and Surveillance Practices Diffused in the former British Empire - Examples from India, Israel and Cyprus

Fifty Years of Family Planning: New Lessons on Short and Long-Run Effects of Increasing Access to Contraception

Til Health Do Us Part: European Responses to Health Inequalities

Presidential Selection of Supreme Court Nominees -- The Characteristics Approach

Constitution 3.0: Freedom and Technological Change

Syria's Heritage in Crisis

Public Lecture: Constructing Constitutional Politics: The Reconstruction Strategy for Protecting Rights

Global Health Colloquium: "The Global Menace, Again: Making Sense of the Worldliness of 20th Century Biomedicine" - Warwick Anderson

Lunch seminar: “Navigating the Treacherous Waters of Health Care Philanthropy: Supporting the ACA in a Politicized Environment,” Andrew Hyman and Deborah Bae, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Coverage Team

Is Congress Broken, or Working as Designed? A Dissenting Historical Perspective

Trends in International Migration and the Current Discussion of Migration Issues at the United Nations.

Lunch seminar: "Pathways to public health: military and government service" - David Blazes, MD, MPH & Kim Bonner, MPA '08 *12

Lunch Timer: Multi-Sectional Approaches to Global Health

"Evidence-Based Medicine Needs Medicine-Based Evidence

The Europeanization and Politicization of Top Bureaucrats in EU Member States

Parties and Voting in Parliament

Lunch Timer: Brian Katulis MPA '00

Program on Science and Global Security: "China-US cooperation on the global commons"

Susanne Slavick: R&R (…&R)

Experiments in Federalism - How the level of government implementing a policy affects public opinion

"Global Trends in Nuclear Power"

Text as Data: Introduction to Diachronic Global Corpus

Racial Gerrymandering and Electoral Geography: The Voting Rights Act's Effects on Congressional Partisan Control and Electoral Competition

Schools and Student Data Privacy: Needs Improvement

Global Health Colloquium: “Climate Change, Global Health, and Human Rights” - Marcos A. Orellana

Lunch Timer: The Syria negotiations at a standstill - Impressions from Montreux, Geneva, and Munich

LAPA Seminar: Reimagining Affirmative Action

Three Mini Seminars on Current Research

Bioethics Seminar: "Promoting Awareness about Personal Health Risks: Rewards, Penalties, and the Role of Employers" - Harald Schmidt

CHW-RPDS Seminar: Avi Ebenstein, Visiting Research Scholar, Princeton University

LUNCH TIMER - Wednesday, February 12, Bowl 016 - Peter W. Singer '97 - “Cybersecurity and CyberWar: What Everyone Needs to Know”

Vote Buying and Associational Life

RESCHEDULED: Sergei Guriev - “The Political Origins and Implications of the Russian Economic Slowdown”

Jerusalem: Peace and the Law; Lecture/Q&A

Sergei Guriev - “The Political Origins and Implications of the Russian Economic Slowdown”

Thinking About Race on the 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act: "Fictive Kinship: Family Reunification and the Meaning of Race and Nation in American Immigration"

Daniel Kammen - "Building a New Dialogue of Energy and Sustainability for the 21st Century"

The Demographic Imperative in Religious Change II: Cohort Replacement and the Trend to No Religious Identification in the United States

A. Scott Berg ’71, Author of "Wilson" - Tickets Available

What Can the European Commission Do When Member States Violate Basic Principles of the European Union? The Case for Systemic Infringement Actions.

Lunch Timer - Alexander Glaser, "Nuclear Choices: Policies and Technologies for Nuclear Power after Fukushima"

CHW-RPDS Seminar: Scott Fulford, Assistant Professor of Economics and International Studies, Boston College

JRC's Third Annual Conference: Consumption and Finance

The Political Legacy of American Slavery

Julie Brill '81, - "Big Data and Consumer Privacy: Addressing Challenges and Finding Solutions"

Drauzio Varella, M.D. - "Health and My City"

India's 2014 Election: Who Will Win and What Will it Mean for India and the World?

Why do Parents Abort Girls? Patrilocality and its Historical Origins

Lunch Timer with Mary Schapiro

Lunch seminar: "ACA Implementation Series: What the Affordable Care Act Means for Women" – Susan F. Wood, Ph.D.

CHW-RPDS Seminar: Franco Peracchi, Visiting Research Scholar, Princeton University

"Update on US. Nuclear Weapons Policy and Programs"

Why Do Asian Americans Identify as Democrats? Testing Theories of Social Exclusion and Intergroup Solidarity

The Value and Use of Private Support Networks Among Families With Young Children

CANCELED Lunch Timer -- Donald Maron, Jr.

CANCELLED: Lunch Timer: Civil Rights Series

Thinking About Race on the 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act: Looking Backwards, Forwards, and at the Present: "Southern Stalemate: Five Years without Public Education in Prince Edward County, Virginia"

The Feminization of Migration over the Longue Durée

Lunch Timer - "China’s Response to the Challenges in Health and Nutrition Among Chinese Children"

Whistleblowing in Society: Tales from Two Who Told the Truth

CHW-RPDS Seminar: Thomas Fujiwara, Assistant Professor of Economics, Princeton University

Lunch-Timer - “Is this the Hispanic Moment?"

Debora L. Spar: “Wonder Women: Sex, Power, and the Quest for Perfection"

Stress and Telomere Length Among Children of Native and Foreign Born Latinos

The Development of Party Positions on Black Suffrage, 1780-1870: Coalition Maintenance and the White Republic

CANCELLED Lunch Timer with Jenice View

LAPA Seminar: "Embracing Administrative Constitutionalism: Constitutional Construction and the Limits of Judicial Supremacy"

Social Capital and Population Health

Bioethics Seminar: "Handguns, Moral Rights, and Physical Security"

CHW-RPDS Seminar: "Physician Beliefs and Patient Preferences: A New Look at Regional Variation in Health Care Spending"

Housing bubbles and the European Welfare State: The State of the Debate

The People's Voice: The European Parliament and EU Lobbying.

Telling the Truth about Believing the Lies? The Meaning of Responses to Political Rumor Questions

Speaking with a Single Voice: Internal Cohesiveness and External Effectiveness of the EU in World Politics.

Ambassador Princeton N. Lyman: "Successes and Failures: What Can We Learn from the Sudan-South Sudan Peace Process?"

What is Your Car Saying to Your Shoes: Assessing the Internet of Things

Workshop: Public Justification in World Politics

Lunch Timer: Civil Rights Series

How Do Labor Market Networks Work

LAPA Seminar: "Constructing the European Judiciary"

Improving Access to Early Medical Abortion Through the Use of Telemedicine

Lunch Timer - Lesley F. Rosenthal, Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts

Sheri Fink: "Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital"

"Modeling Consensus: The Kerner Commission Response to Urban Rioting in Newark"


Institutional politics in the EU: Veto points, intergovernmentalism, or venue shopping?.

Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Research Conference

Does Religious Discourse Matter? Experimental Evidence from Egypt

Lunch Timer with Conrad Hackett

THINKING ABOUT RACE on the 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act: "Southern Stalemate: Five Years without Pubic Education in Prince Edward County, Virginia"

Lunch Timer - "The State of the Legal Profession: Why Someone in Their Right Mind Still Might Want to Go to Law School"

Book discussion, “HRC” (Hillary Rodham Clinton)

The Reproduction of People by Means of People: An Accounting Model

Walter Murphy Lecture in American Constitutionalism: Is the Constitution A Cage?

Lunch Timer with Ambassador Christopher Hill - "Life on the Frontlines of American Diplomacy"

Political Mobilization Among Ethnic Tibetans in China and International Implications

Brokering Europe: Lawyers and the Making of a Transnational Polity.

The Great Recession and Child Behavior

Critical Encounters Lecture Series: 22 Lewd Chinese Women, Chy Lung v. Freeman, 1876

Architecture, Cities, and Nature Lecture Series: The current exhibition Frank Lloyd Wright and the City: Density vs. Dispersal

Big Data and Health: Implications for New Jersey's Health Care System

Amb.Ephraim Halevy - A Challenging Crisis Combination in the Middle East, the Black Sea and Beyond

Lunch Timer with Mei Gechlik, Founder and Director, China Guiding Cases Project, Stanford Law School

NYC Economic Development Strategy in Response to the Financial Crisis

CHW-RPDS Seminar: Jonathan Gruber, Professor of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

What's "Public" about Public Health in India

CHW-RPDS Seminar: Arun Chandrasekhar, Assistant Professor in Economics, Standford University

Anthony S. Fauci, M.D., NIAID Director, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health

Lunch Timer - “Hate Thy Neighbor: Move in Violence and the Persistence of Racial Segregation in American Housing”

John Holdren, Director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, to Deliver Keynote at "Speaking Knowledge to Power" Symposium

Boundaries, Nationalism, and 'Philosemitism' in Contemporary Poland

"The Only Battle in the Nation's History in Which the Black Community Has Not Been Enlisted:" Black Resistance and Alternatives to Incarceration

Lunch Timer Norbert Hirschhorn, M.D. - Tobacco Policy

Architecture, Cities, and Nature Lecture Series: Manhattan Project

Current Policies in the Wake of the Great Recession: Are They Making it Worse or Better?

Contextual Factors in Selective College Admission

Leadership & Lunch with Nan Keohane

Bioethics Seminar: "Paternalism and End of Life Care" - Sarah Conly

Lunch-timer with Nate Adler MPA '11

CHW-RPDS Seminar: Geoffrey Heal, Associate Professor of Economics, Columbia Business School

Program on Science and Global Security Brown Bag Seminar: "Israel's campaign against Iraq's nuclear program"

Lunch-Timer with Bruce Jentleson - “Strategic Recalibration: Framework for a 21st Century National Security Strategy”

The Nationalization of American Politics

Global Health Colloquium: “Warning! The Surgeon General Has (Not Yet) Determined that (E-) Cigarette Smoking Is Dangerous to Your Health" - Eric A. Feldman

Lunch Timer: Civil Rights Series

LAPA Seminar: "Executing Whiteness: Capital Punishment in American Popular Culture, 1915-1940"

Marital Partnership Selection and HIV Concordance in a Generalized Epidemic Setting

Lunch-timer with Victoria Gammino - Epidemiologist, Center for Disease Control, Atlanta

Donald S. Bernstein '75 Lecture: Can Our Democracy Survive the Supreme Court?

Lunch-timer with Eileen Bakke, Co-Founder and Sr. VP, Imagine Schools

CHW-RPDS Seminar: Chang-Tai Hsieh, Professor of Economics, University of Chicago Booth School of Business

Program on Science and Global Security Brown Bag Seminar: "Risks from low-level ionizing radiation - a moving landscape"

The Familial Roots of Political Inequality

Lunch-Timer with Jenice L. View, Ph.D. - "The Case for Public Urban Schools"

Up to the Minute: Middle East Peace Talks: Crisis or Opportunity?

Leaving Prison as a Transition to Poverty: Preliminary Results from the Boston Reentry Study

Lunch-Timer with Dean Spears MPA '07, Ph.D. '13 - "Sanitation in India: Human Development Crisis and Policy Puzzle"

CHW-RPDS Seminar: Dean Spears, Visiting Economist, Centre for Development Economics, Delhi School of Economics

Viribus Mari Victoria? Power and Law in the South China Sea

Program on Science and Global Security Brown Bag Seminar: "Real-time Radioxenon measurement using a Phoswich detector for CTBT verification purposes"

Criminal Justice Working Group: Graduate Student Presentations

"An overview of global development of advanced nuclear energy technology: The role of the Generation IV International Forum"

Helping Parents, Helping Children: Exploring the Promise of Two-Generation Programs

WWS undergrad reunion breakfast

“Command and Control: Nuclear Weapons, the Damascus Accident, and the Illusion of Safety”

Policy Forum - “ACLU Conference: Civil Liberties in Times of War”

“House of Debt: How They (and You) Caused the Great Recession, and How We Can Prevent It from Happening Again”

4:30 p.m. - Darren Walker, President, the Ford Foundation