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.

January 7, 12:00pm
January 13, 4:30pm
January 15, 4:30pm

Dickey welcomes Frederic Wehrey

Filene Auditorium, Moore Building

Frederic Wehrey, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace Senior Associate, Middle East Program

January 20, 11:00am

2014 Student Forum on Global Learning

Haldeman/Kemeny Building

Dozens of students share reflections and insights on their global experiences. Part of Dartmouth's annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration.

January 21, 4:30pm

Film: People of the Feather

Haldeman 41 (Kreindler Conference Hall)

Stunning footage from seven winters in the Arctic that takes you through time into the world of the Inuit on the Belcher Islands in Canada's Hudson Bay.

January 22, 4:30pm
January 28, 4:30pm
January 28, 6:00pm
January 29, 11:45pm

Internship Funding Deadline

See full description for details on how to apply

Funding for unpaid leave term internships is available from the Center for Professional Development, Dickey Center, ISTS & Neukom, Rockefeller Center, and Tucker Foundation

January 30, 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