• PB14-7
  • Bridge3
  • Navara NW-L
  • Collage-L
  • Bridge3
  • PRI-N-L
  • WH
  • Bridge3
  • Bernanke-NNN-L
  • Yang Jiechi N-L
  • FTF-N-L

Business & Society


Navigating Political Frontiers

  • Political actors have a strategy for your business.
  • Do you have a strategy for them?

Read More

Political Left & Right


Making Democracy Work

  • Not just winning elections, governing

Read More

USA & the World

Yang Jiechi N

America as Catalyst

  • A flatter world requires wider vision, closer friends

Read More

IPolitical Management Students Examine Advocacy in Turkey

Article - GW Today

Photo with GSPM Students - Istanbul, Turkey

August 18, 2014

"Ms. Hunt and seven other GSPM students spent their first week of August in Istanbul, where they met with high-powered decision makers in an examination of advocacy in the Turkish Republic. The global perspectives residency is one of a series GSPM Director Mark Kennedy has led since arriving at the George Washington University in 2012. Those trips have led to the creation of a new master's program, Advocacy in the Global Environment, which includes immersion residencies similar to the stand-alone trips currently offered."

Continue Reading

IBuilding Bridges - USA and Turkey

George Washington University Alumni

Istanbul, Turkey

August 5, 2014

It was wonderful to welcome a large crowd of George Washington University Alumni to a gathering on the Bosphorus in Istanbul. Building bridges between GWU and alums in Turkey strengthens both countries.

Continue Reading

IStrengthening the United States - Turkey Relationship

Turkey's Global Relationship Forum

Istanbul, Turkey

August 5, 2014

My class from George Washington University's Graduate School of Political Management and I enjoyed a healthy exchange on Turkey's role in the region and its relationship with the United States during our visit with Memduh Karakullukçu, the Vice-Chairman and President of Turkey's Global Relations Forum.

Continue Reading

LMaking Democracy Work

Speech: GSPM's Latin American Governance Seminar

July 21, 2014

It was wonderful to engage participants in George Washington University's Graduate School of Political Management's Executive Seminar on Public Leadership and Governance focused on Latin America.

Continue Reading

As Ukraine Heats Up, America Must Take the Lead

Foreign Policy Opinion Piece

July 18, 2014

At the beginning of the last century, President Theodore Roosevelt launched the United States onto the world stage with the call to "speak softly and carry a big stick." President George W. Bush perhaps forgot the part about speaking softly. President Barack Obama appears to have misplaced the stick.

In an overreaction to what many viewed as an excessively aggressive stance, we are clearly seeing the costs of believing that America can step back and have someone else pick up the slack. As Winston Churchill observed, "When the eagles are silent, the parrots begin to jabber."

As the world heats up, it is time for America to step up.

Continue Reading

More Articles...