Past Events

Sun Nov 11, 2018 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
On November 11, 2018, the Center for International and Regional Studies (CIRS) launched its recent book on Environmental Politics of the Middle East (Oxford University Press/Hurst, 2018) , edited by...
Sun Apr 15, 2018 - Mon Apr 16, 2018 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
On April 15–16, 2018, the Center for International and Regional Studies (CIRS) hosted the second working group meeting of its research initiative on “ Water and Conflict in the Middle East. ” Over...
Thu Apr 12, 2018 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
On April 12, 2018, CIRS convened its first CURA Discussion Seminar under the center’s new initiative: CIRS Undergraduate Research Advancement. The seminar was introduced to support the research needs...
Sun Oct 15, 2017 - Mon Oct 16, 2017 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
On October 15-16, 2017, the Center for International and Regional Studies (CIRS) held a working group under its research initiative on “ Water and Conflict in the Middle East .” Over the course of...
Sun Apr 2, 2017 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
On April 2, 2017, CIRS held the second working group under its research initiative on “ The ‘Resource Curse’ in the Gulf .” During the working group, the participants presented their original...
Tue Jan 10, 2017 - Wed Jan 11, 2017 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
On January 10-11, 2017, urbanists, governance experts, and climate change specialists gathered in Doha for a two-day workshop co-hosted by the Strauss Center for International Security and Law at the...
Sun Oct 9, 2016 - Mon Oct 10, 2016 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
On October 9-10, 2016, the Center for International and Regional Studies (CIRS) held a working group under a research initiative on “ The ‘Resource Curse’ in the Gulf .” During the course of two days...
Sun Apr 3, 2016 - Mon Apr 4, 2016 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
On April 3-4, 2016, CIRS held a second working group under its research initiative on “ Geopolitics of Natural Resources in the Middle East .” On the course of two days, working group participants...
Tue Sep 29, 2015 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
CIRS invited Jeannie Sowers, Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of New Hampshire, to deliver the inaugural Monthly Dialogue of the 2015-2016 academic year on September 29,...
Sun Sep 27, 2015 - Mon Sep 28, 2015 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
On September 27–28, 2015, CIRS convened the first Working Group under its research initiative on “The Geopolitics of Natural Resources in the Middle East.” The session was attended by ecologists,...