Harold Smith Defense and National Security Series

The Institute of Governmental Studies sponsors the Harold Smith Defense and National Security Series, which focuses on U.S. defense policies with emphasis on the control and management of nuclear weapons. This is the third year of the seminar series which brings to campus distinguished experts to speak and engage in conversation about these vital matters. 

Dr. Harold Smith holds the appointment of distinguished resident scholar with the Institute of Governmental Studies at the University of California at Berkeley, where he focuses on the impact of technology on foreign and defense policy. Read more about Dr. Smith.

Upcoming Events

Past Events

Nuclear Weapons in the 21st Century: Can we get beyond MAD as the baseline strategy?

November 27, 2012 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
IGS Library
109 Moses Hall, UC Berkeley
United States

Unique among Marines, General Cartwright served as Commander of U.S. Strategic Command, before being nominated and appointed as the 8th Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, the nation's second highest military officer. 

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