Student Events Spring 2009

Freeman Foundation Visiting Professors

February 11
Ambassador Raymond Burghardt
, Director of East-West Center Seminars, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the American Institute in Taiwan, former Consul General in Shanghai, Political Counselor in Beijing,and Ambassador to Vietnam
"Prospects for Peace in Relations Across the Taiwan Strait"
Athenaeum Lunch

Monday, March 9
Thomas Christensen, Former Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs
Professor of Politics and International Affairs, Princeton University
" The Obama Administration and China Policy: Some Recent Lessons for the New Administration"
Athenaeum dinner

Tuesday, March 24
Kenneth Pyle

Professor of History, University of Washington
"US-Japan Relations and the Obama Administration"
Athenaeum Lunch