Past Speakers

Thomas MacAdams Deford

Thomas MacAdams Deford, President, Mid-Coast Forum on Foreign Relations

Amy Hawthorne

Amy Hawthorne, Associate in Democracy and the Rule of Law Project at The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace and a Specialist in Arab Politics

Geoffrey Bindman

Geoffrey Bindman, British Lawyer Specializing in Civil Liberty and Human Rights Issues: Visiting Professor of Law at University College, London

Omar Sheikhmous

Omar Sheikhmous, Senior Editor, Kurdish Service,
VOA, Lecturer and Researcher at Stockholm University, Sweden

Matthew Kahane

Matthew Kahane, Resident Representative, United
Nations Development Program in Tajikistan

John Buell

John Buell, Political Econmoist, Columnist for
the Bangor Daily News

Kwangchool Lee

Kwangchool Lee, Korean Broadcasting System,
Washington, D.C. Nieman Fellow 1999-2000)

Nieman Fellows Weekend

Nieman Fellows Weekend: Journalists from
Bulgaria, China, Israel, Guatemala, Canada, Rwanda, Mexico, Denmark, Zimbabwe, Korea, South Africa, Sri Lanka

Derk Kinnane-Roelofsma

Derk Kinnane-Roelofsma, Writer/Editor at UPI

Francesco Duina

Francesco Duina, Assistant Professor, Department
of Sociology, Bates College

Patrice Franko

Patrice Franko, Professor of Economics and
International Studies, Colby College

Patrice Franko

Patrice Franko, Professor of Economics and International Studies, Colby College

Frank Langfitt

Frank Langfitt, Former Beijing Bureau Chief for the Baltimore Sun (Nieman Fellow)

Upcoming Speakers

  • Monday, December 16, 2019
    Paul Mayewski
    Topic: Maine and Arctic Climate Change
  • Monday, January 13, 2020
    Deborah Bronk
    Topic: The Health of the World's Oceans
  • Monday, February 10, 2020
    Frank A. Rose
    Topic: Outer Space: Cooperation or Confrontation?
  • Monday, March 9, 2020
    Shuja Nawaz
    Topic: Pakistan
  • Monday, April 13, 2020
    Stacia George
    Topic: Corruption in Western Africa
  • Monday, July 13, 2020
    Sean McFate
    Topic: Privatization of Warfare
  • Monday, August 24, 2020
    Admiral James Stavridis (USN Ret)
    Topic: 21st Century Security: Challenges and Opportunities

Past Speakers