U.S. Foreign Policy in 2021 and Beyond: A Post-Election Assessment

Event Start Date: Monday, November 9, 2020 - 12:00 pm

Event End Date: Monday, November 9, 2020 - 1:00 pm

At a time of extraordinary political tumult in the United States, alongside a global pandemic and a major economic crisis, this panel of UMD experts will discuss a cross-section of major foreign policy issues in the aftermath of the 2020 presidential election.


  • Robert C. Orr, Dean of the School of Public Policy, on: “The U.S., the U.N., and Climate Change”
  • Nancy Gallagher, Director of the Center for International and Security Policy at Maryland, on: “Nuclear Non-Proliferation and Arms Control
  • Shibley Telhami, Professor of Government and Politics, on “America and the Middle East”
  • Margaret Pearson, Professor of Government and Politics, “U.S.-China Relations”
  • Scott Lasensky (Moderator), Visiting Professor; Former Senior Policy Advisor, Obama Administration

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