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Cuba and the United States in …

October 12, 2005

Since the Cuban revolution in 1959, and especially during the cold war, Cuba figured prominently in the …

Commission on Federal Election Reform Hearings

June 30, 2005

Former President Jimmy Carter and former Secretary of State James A. Baker III co-chaired the second hearing …

Saudi Arabia and the United States: …

May 16, 2005

In a lecture on the role energy plays in the partnership between the United States and Saudi …

The Exploration of Mars and the …

May 10, 2005

No space mission has ever returned mineral samples from the planet Mars. Yet, 34 meteorites found on …

Domestic Election Results and Polling: Past, …

May 9, 2005

John Zogby, President and CEO of Zogby International, remains by all accounts the hottest pollster in the …

Image-Making: Culture and Photography in the …

May 3, 2005

In conjunction with the Houston presentation of NAZAR, an exhibit featuring photographs from the Arab world. The …

Baker Institute Student Forum - U.S. …

April 18, 2005

John Podesta, President and CEO, Center for American Progress, calls for new research and increased spending on …

Gender & Energy for Sustainable Development: …

March 31, 2005

As part of the Gender, Development, and Energy lecture series sponsored by the Baker Institute Energy Forum, …

Ethics, Politics, and Society Lecture Series …

March 16, 2005

Dr. Allen Buchanan of the The Sanford Institute at Duke University has had a distinguished career in …

A Discussion by His Excellency Dr. …

February 8, 2005

The Lebanese Ambassador to the United States, Dr. Farid Abboud, and the Syrian Ambassador to the Unites …

The Risks of Electronic Voting: E-Voting …

September 16, 2004

"When voters can cast multiple votes and election insiders can tamper with election results with stunning ease, …

Women and Public Policy: A Primer …

September 10, 2004

Five politically active women, along with a variety of other women (including sixty students from Houston colleges) …

The Geopolitics of Natural Gas

May 26, 2004

The Energy Forum unveils at this conference its new study on the geopolitical consequences of a major …

Homeland Security from the Citizen's Perspective

February 3, 2004

A town hall meeting on homeland security featuring Asa Hutchinson, undersecretary for border and transportation security for …

The International Space Station & The …

December 10, 2003

Three astronauts answer questions about their space missions and discuss the significance and future of the international …