Spring 2013 Study Group: U.S. Engagement: Political-Military Affairs

Dole Fellow Brigadier General Roosevelt Barfield
Integrating diplomacy and defense and forging international security partnerships makes political-military affairs a timeless political topic. Spring 2013 Fellow, Brigadier General Roosevelt Barfield (Ret.), will explore the definitions, perspectives and stakeholders responsible for political-military strategy. The first step in engagement is getting to know the key players on a personal level " join us each Wednesday to do just that!
February 13, 2013
04:00 pm - 05:00 pm
Dole Institute of Politics, Simons Media Room
(785) 864-4900


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