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Cross-Examining History: An Interview with James …

Dec. 02, 2015

James A. Baker, III, discusses the Reagan and Bush administrations in an onstage interview conducted by Dallas-based …

Macdonald Laurier Institute Calgary Free-trade Gala …

Nov. 21, 2013

Mr. Derek Burney, former Chief of Staff to Prime Minister Brian Mulroney, and James A. Baker, III, …

SYRIA: THE FALL OF THE HOUSE …

October 22, 2012

Author and Trinity University Middle East history professor David W. Lesch explores Syrian President Bashar Assad’s transformation …

THE WALLS CAME TUMBLING DOWN: COLLAPSE …

October 25, 2011

Gale Stokes, Ph.D., Mary Gibbs Jones Professor of History Emeritus at Rice University, speaks about the updated …

SHELL DISTINGUISHED LECTURE SERIES - HOW …

September 21, 2009

At this Shell Distinguished Lecture Series event, filmmaker and activist Chris Paine will talk about his groundbreaking …

THE ARAB WORLD: HISTORY, POLITICS, AND …

April 10, 2008

Lara Deeb speaks about the Islamic Hizbullah group.

LATIN AMERICA: THE BOOM AND THE …

April 3, 2008

Jose Antonio Ocampo discusses the recent history and current state of Latin America.

The Arab World: History, Politics, and …

November 1, 2007

Joseph Massad, Associate Professor for the Department of Middle East and Asian Languages and Cultures at Columbia …

The Arab World: History, Politics and …

September 20, 2007

Rami Khouri is the Director of the Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs at …

Katrina: Two Years Later

September 18, 2007

Douglas Brinkley, Ph.D, is the fellow in history at the James A. Baker III Institute for Public …

Baker Institute Student Forum - Pakistani …

September 11, 2007

Pakistani-American novelist Bapsi Sidhwa gives her perspective on the politics and history of one of America's most …

The Reagan Diaries

October 27, 2006

Douglas Brinkley is the director of the Theodore Roosevelt Center for American Civilization and a professor of …

Policy Responses to Suicide Attacks by …

October 19, 2006

David Cook is assistant professor of religious studies at Rice University specializing in Islam. His areas of …

Suicide Attacks: Martyrdom Operations in the …

October 19, 2005

David Cook is assistant professor of religious studies at Rice University specializing in Islam. He areas of …

The Nerve Center: Lessons Governing from …

October 26, 2004

Terry Sullivan shares what he learned from the former chiefs of staff about managing the operations of …