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With God on Their Side: The ...

October 30, 2001

Any longstanding religion may experience outcroppings of the fundamentalist impulse, the desire to return to some imagined ...

The Role of the Secretary of ...

October 5, 2001

Forum on the role of the Secretary of the Treasury with the participation of eight former holders ...

The Houston Task Force on Terrorism

October 3, 2001

Presentations and a frank discussion by members of the Rice faculty on the situation that exists between ...

Press Briefing on the Terrorist Attacks ...

September 11, 2001

Ambassador Edward Djerejian of the Baker Institute for Public Policy presents a press conference in response to ...

Shell Distinguished Lecture Series - Alberto ...

Sep 07, 2001

Counsel to President George W. Bush, former Justice of the Texas Supreme Court and Texas Secretary of ...

Shell Distinguished Lecture Series - Breaking ...

May 2, 2001

A lecture and question-and-answer session on U.S. trade policy with Dr. Murray Weidenbaum, corporate economist and former ...

Discussion on Conflict Resolution

April 19, 2001

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Forum on the Role of the ...

April 12, 2001

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Faith-based Organizations and the Provision of ...

April 3, 2001

Panel discussion on faith-based organizations and the provision of social services. Speakers include Bill Martin, Sociology, Rice ...

Shell Distinguished Lecture Series - Options ...

March 29, 2001

Caroline Hoxby, a professor of economics at Harvard University and outspoken expert on education reform, speaks on ...

The Geography Behind Geopolitics

March 6, 2001

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Reflections on the Elections: The Role ...

February 1, 2001

Leading experts in a panel discussion at the Baker Institute for Public Policy discuss the role that ...

White House 2001 Project

January 31, 2001

In conjunction with the "Time and the Presidency" exhibit, four experts on the presidency discuss presidential transitions. ...

Time and the Presidency: Keynote Address

January 17, 2001

In conjunction with the "Time and the Presidency" exhibit, former Secretary of State James A. Baker III ...

Shell Distinguished Lecture Series - Theater ...

September 25, 2000

David Ivry, the Ambassador of Israel to the United States, speaks on theater ballistic missile defense. Sponsored ...