Events Calendar

April 2, 4:30pm
April 3, 4:30pm
April 9, 7:00pm

Germans & Jews: Film and Discussion

Loew Auditorium, Black Family Visual Arts Center

with Director Janina Quint, Executive Producer Tal Recanati, Dickey Center Director Daniel Benjamin, and Eli Black Professor of Jewish Studies at Dartmouth Susannah Heschel

April 10, 4:30pm
April 12, 7:00pm
April 17, 4:30pm
April 18, 4:30pm
April 19, 4:30pm
April 23, 5:30pm
April 27, 4:30pm

Afro/Black Paris - Future/Past

Loew Auditorium, Black Family Visual Arts Center

Film Screenings, Reception, Performance and Question and Answer Session

April 28, 12:00am
April 30, 5:00pm

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.

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