Events Calendar

The Dickey Center hosts guest lectures, symposia, conferences and other events thoughout the year providing opportunities for students, faculty, and the larger Dartmouth community to interact with leaders in a wide range of fields focused on international affairs.

Feb 2016
upcoming this month
February 16, 7:00pm

Film: Sila and the Gatekeepers of the Arctic

Loew Auditorium, Black Family Visual Arts Center

Filmmaker Corina Gamma shows her new documentary "SILA:Gatekeepers of the Arctic," including footage of Dartmouth students working in Greenland. Introduction by the filmmaker.

February 17, 4:30pm


Haldeman 41 (Kreindler Conference Hall)

Matt Gallagher, former US Army Captain and the author of Iraq War memoir Kaboom, will read from his latest book, Youngblood.

February 18, 5:00pm
February 19, 4:30pm
February 23, 4:30pm

The Changing Security Environment in East Asia

Room 002, Rockefeller Center

Former National Intelligence Officer for East Asia Dr. Paul Heer will discuss the changing security environment in East Asia with Government Professor Jennifer Lind.

February 25, 4:30pm
February 29, 4:00pm

Prof. Javier Corrales Lecture

Haldeman 41 (Kreindler Conference Hall)

Prof. Javier Corrales, Dwight W. Morrow 1895 Professor of Political Science, Amherst College, Speaking on: The Politics of Expanding LGBT Rights in Latin America and the Caribbean

Feb 2016
upcoming this month

The following is a sampling of the events the Dickey Center has hosted.

Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright

The former Secretary of State spent the day meeting with faculty, students, postdoctoral fellows and other Dartmouth administrators and participated in a discussion with Dickey Center Director Daniel Benjamin before a crowd of 900 at Spaulding Auditorium.

Benjamin and Albright

Climate Change and Polar Bears

An Arctic expert talks about the challenges facing one of the world's top predators due to climate change and melting sea ice. 

polar bear

Three Mile Island 35th Anniversary Symposium: The Past, Present and Future of Nuclear Energy

In lectures and panel discussions, a range of experts remembered the accident at the Three Mile Island nuclear facility while discussing the past, present and future of nuclear energy. 

Nuclear Energy Symposium


The former Israeli Prime Minister met with Dickey Center student groups and spoke before an overflow audience in Cook Auditorium.

Ehud Olmert

General James Mattis, Former Commander US Central Command

While in-residence, the General delivered a public address, met with the Dickey Center’s War and Peace Fellows, Great Issues Scholars, postdoctoral fellows and other student groups, and was a guest lecturer in a number of classes.

General Mattis and Soldiers
The John Sloan Dickey Center