Events Calendar

The Dickey Center hosts guest lectures, symposia, conferences and other events throughout 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.

October 8, 4:30pm
October 9, 6:30pm

Travels by Canoe in Alaska's Western Arctic

Kemeny Hall 007

Experience a wilderness journey through the words and pictures of Emmy Award-winning NH filmmaker Richard Kahn. Sponsored by Dartmouth Council on Climate Change (DC3).

October 15, 3:30pm
October 17, 4:30pm
October 21, 4:30pm
October 28, 4:30pm

After the Arab Uprising

Haldeman 41 (Kreindler Conference Hall)

Marc Lynch, Director of the Institute for Middle East Studies and of the Project on Middle East Political Science at George Washington University, and author of The Arab Uprising

October 29, 4:30pm

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