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John pomfret
The future of relations between China and the United States depends on the readiness of both governments to focus on resolving shared challenges, longtime Washington Post journalist John Pomfret (East Asian Studies '84) said at an event co-sponsored by the Center for East Asian Studies and ...
Feb 21 2017 | Posted In: Events, Global Perspectives Blog
This month, the Markaz Resource Center and the Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies are hosting an art exhibition entitled “Requiem for Syria” by Khaled Akil, a renowned Syrian artist.
Feb 2 2017 | Posted In: Announcements
The Stanford Global Studies community is deeply concerned by the implications of the recent Executive Order on immigration, and shares the university's support for our international and undocumented community.
Jan 30 2017 | Posted In: Announcements
The Stanford Global Studies Division recently signed a collaborative agreement with Habib University in Pakistan that seeks to develop fieldwork and exchange opportunities for faculty and students at both institutions.
Jan 27 2017 | Posted In: Announcements
Stanford Global Studies welcomed several visiting scholars and researchers during the winter quarter of 2017. Read about the new visitors below: Veronika Lapina 2017 WAYNE VUCINICH FELLOW CENTER FOR RUSSIAN, EAST EUROPEAN AND EURASIAN STUDIES DURATION: JANUARY 2017 TO MARCH 2017
Jeffrey Yu
Jan 24 2017 | Posted In: Announcements
Applications are now open for summer 2017 Global Studies internships.  Click here for application information.
Jan 23 2017 | Posted In: Global Perspectives Blog
The annual newsletter of the Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies features a recommended reading list of books published by Stanford University Press (SUP) that focus on Middle Eastern and Islamic societies and cultures.
Jan 12 2017 | The New York Times | Posted In: Faculty, Media
In a New York Times op-ed, affiliated faculty member Siegfried S. Hecker writes that President-elect Donald Trump faces an even graver nuclear threat from North Korea than his two predecessors. In order to avoid a nuclear crisis, he writes that President-elect Trump should send a presidential envoy...
Professor Milani
Jan 9 2017 | Posted In: Faculty, Media
On Sunday, January 8, former Iranian president Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani passed away at the age of 82. In an interview with Reuters, Professor Abbas Milani, director of the Iranian Studies program at Stanford, said Rafsanjani's death could not have come at a worse time, as U.S. President-elect...
Jan 4 2017 | BY ALEX SHASHKEVICH, Stanford News Service | Posted In: Announcements, Media, Research
The Iranian Studies Program at Stanford launched a new initiative, called the Stanford Iran 2040 Project, that will produce research and analyses on Iran’s economy.   A new research initiative at Stanford is bringing together experts to create independent data-driven analysis on the current state...