This is a conference call hosted by the Council on Foreign Relations.
The Academic Conference Call series provides the opportunity for students across the country and around the world to participate in an interactive conversation with a CFR fellow, Foreign Affairs author, or other expert. Calls take place every other week during the fall and spring semesters and are dedicated to a wide range of international affairs and U.S. foreign policy topics. Background readings are distributed prior to each call, and the audio recording is posted online afterward.
The speakers for this conference call are Sarah Bidgood, Director, Eurasia Nonproliferation Program, Middle bury Institute of of International Studies at Monterey and Jooeun Kim, Stanton Nuclear Security Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations.
For background reading, participants may want to review the following:
- “North Korea’s Military Capabilities,” Backgrounder, CFR.org, October 8, 2019.
- Sarah Bidgood, “Undergraduate Disarmament and Nonproliferation Education: Gaps, Opportunities, and New Approaches,” Nonproliferation Review, Vol. 26, Nos. 3–4, August 16, 2019.
- Jamille Bigio, “Women are Critical to Ending Wars—and the Trump Administration Agrees,” DefenseOne.com, June 24, 2019.
This event is sponsored by the International Relations Program. For additional information, please contact 315-443-2306.
This event was first published on January 15, 2020 and last updated on March 23, 2020.