The Ambassador Dave and Kay Phillips Family International Lecture Series
The Ambassador Dave and Kay Phillips Family International Lecture series was endowed for the purpose of bringing prominent figures in international security, foreign policy, and diplomacy to Duke University in order to engage with students, faculty, and the larger Duke community about issues of international importance.
The most recent Ambassador Dave and Kay Phillips Family International Lecture featured Jim Messina and Karl Rove on October 25, 2016. Details and photos of this event can be viewed here.
Other past Ambassador Dave and Kay Phillips Family International Lectures include:
A Conversation with Mitt Romney, April 8, 2015
A Conversation with Ambassador Karl Eikenberry, March 6, 2014
“America and the World,” General (R) David H. Petraeus, September 11, 2013
A Conversation with Dr. Condoleezza Rice, April 10, 2012
A Conversation with GEN Martin Dempsey, 18th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of staff, January 12, 2012
Public Speech by Robert Gates, Secretary of Defense, September 29, 2010
“Rise of the Rest: A Post-American World One Year After the Election of Obama,” Fareed Zakaria, November 9, 2009