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TRUMP IN THE WORLD - Jackson School lecture series in Spring - JSIS 478 G - 2 credits

Submitted by Toni Kwong on March 6, 2018 - 2:50pm

Spring 2018 – TRUMP IN THE WORLD – Jackson School Lecture Series – Tuesdays 4:30-6 pm, Kane 220


The presidency of Donald Trump is having a significant impact on international affairs, global alliances, the U.S. role in the world, and on the status and politics of other countries.

The Jackson School will continue its series of talks and discussions on the international impact of the Trump presidency, in Spring 2018.

These lectures are free and open to all students and the public.

In this 2-credit lecture series, faculty at the Jackson School and Human Centered Design & Engineering will explore perspectives ranging from both Koreas to Kurds to the European Union to migration and more.

Regular attendance is required if you are taking the class for credit. Interested students are also welcome to attend any or all of the lectures without registering for the class.


  • JSIS 478 G – Trump in the World (SLN 21517) – 2 cr CR/NC
  • Every Tuesday starting March 27; from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. in Kane HallRoom 220.
  • ModeratorProfessor Reşat Kasaba, Director of the Jackson School

Trump in the World topics and speakers: 

3/27: Robert Pekkanen – Japan

4/3: Clark Sorensen – Two Koreas

4/10: Anand Yang – Indo-Pacific Strategy Challenges

4/17: Nathalie Williams – Migration

4/24: Scott Montgomery – Global Energy Challenges

5/1: Kate Starbird – Online Disinformation

5/8: Liora Halperin – Israel/Palestine

5/15: Sabine Lang – European Union

5/22: Scott Radnitz – Putin and Russia

5/29: Reşat Kasaba– Kurds and General Discussion

Questions? Contact (206) 543-6001 or

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