2015

The Herald Times
Dec. 30, 2015
Secretary Kerry’s SGIS appearance tops the HT’s ranking of IU stories for 2015
 
The Huffington Post
Dec. 23, 2015
SGIS’ Lee Hamilton writes about the best way to overcome ISIS
 
Global Dispatches:  Conversations about World Affairs
Dec. 12, 2015
A conversation with SGIS’ Lee Hamilton about US foreign policy.
 
The Briefing from Sirius/XM
Dec. 11, 2015
Stephen Macekura speaks about smog & China & India.
 
BTown Banter
Dec. 10, 2015
The @IUNewsroom top stories of the year makes SGIS' very big fall semester prominent.
 
IU Policy Briefings
Dec. 8, 2015
Stephen Macekura of SGIS says the global north & south tensions in climate change talks are not new.
 
The South Bend Tribune
Dec. 8, 2015
Editorial notes that all Hoosiers should take pride in SGIS' Lee Hamilton's presidential honor.
 
The Washington Post
Dec. 8, 2015
SGIS Distinguished Scholar Lee Hamilton says the president's moves on terrorism part of complex strategy.
 
New Books in World Affairs
Dec. 4, 2015
An interview with SGIS faculty member Stephen Macekura about his book “Of Limits and Growth:  the Rise of Global Sustainable Development in the Twentieth Century.”
 
The Herald-Times
Dec. 2, 2015
A wrap-up of the joint SGIS and SPEA panel on climate change notes complex solutions.

In Considering American Exceptionalism and International Engagement, Talk Alone Isn't Enough
The Huffington Post
Dec. 1, 2015
Lee Hamilton writes that “American Exceptionalism: should be show, not tell.

Trump, Carson Candidacies Unusual Only by American Standards
WIBC Radio
Nov. 30, 2015
Director of the Institute for European Studies Tim Hellwig says Trump & Carson presidential runs resemble what's happened in Eastern Europe.

Debating Limits and Growth
Cambridge Blog
Nov. 30, 2015
Stephen Macekura gives background on the UN climate change conference from his book on the history of addressing global climate change.

Foreign manufacturers can benefit from India’s military needs
The Washington Post
Nov. 30, 2015
Center for American and Global Security Director Sumit Ganguly on how India's jobs push could modernize its defense.

Hamilton, Ruckelshaus receive Presidential Medal of Freedom
Indianapolis Star
Nov. 24, 2015
SGIS’ Lee Hamiltno says he thought, “How in the world did I get in this company?”

Former Rep. Lee Hamilton Urges Importance Of Engagement In ISIS Fight
NPR
Nov. 24, 2015
All Things Considered spoke with SGIS’ Lee Hamilton on his White House honor, ISIS and other matters.

Lee Hamilton In DC To Receive Presidential Medal Of Freedom
Indiana Public Media
Nov. 23, 2015
SGIS’ Lee Hamilton was honored at a reception before the medal ceremony at the White House.

After Paris Attacks, Indiana Turns Away Syrian Refugees
Indiana Public Media
Nov. 20, 2015
SGIS’ Olga Kalentzidou and the Institute for European Studies’ Brett Bowles on Syrian refugees.

How Islamic Is ISIS, Really?
WBUR
Nov. 19, 2015
SGIS’ Asma Afsaruddin discusses how Islamic the Islamic State really is.

ISIS Magazine Details Attacks, Expansion Into New Countries
NBC News
Nov. 19, 2015
Sumit Ganguly says ISIS’ indication it has moved into Bangladesh is a real problem.

Islam Was Never Intolerant and Warmongering. Read the Koran!
Newsweek
Nov. 19, 2015
SGIS’ Asma Afsaruddin writes Islamic State terrorists clearly pick what parts of Islam fit their needs.

Dunn: Pence used attacks as political bogeyman
Indianapolis Star
Nov. 18, 2015
SGIS’ Elizabeth Dunn writes that refugees are a political tool for Gov. Pence.

Our Opinion: Hamilton deserving of highest civilian honor
The Herald-Times
Nov. 18, 2015
SGIS’ Lee Hamilton has earned Presidential Medal of Freedom.

Is Islam incompatible with modernity?
The Conversation
Nov. 17, 2015
SGIS faculty Asma Afsaruddin on Islam and modernity.

Pence stops Syrian refugee resettlement in Indiana
Indianapolis Star
Nov. 17, 2015
SGIS’ Elizabeth Dunn minces no words on the Indiana governor’s barring of Syrian refugees.

IU students studying in France are safe and accounted for, university officials say
Indiana University-Bloomington Newsroom
Nov. 16, 2015
SGIS’ Center on American and Global Security Director Sumit Ganguly and Tim Hellwig, director of the Institute for European Studies, on post-Paris.

Experts: Terrorists learning from one another and going after soft targets
The Washington Post
Nov. 16, 2015
SGIS’ Lee Hamilton on how the Paris attacks are a different type of terrorism.

Academics discuss upcoming presidential debates
Indiana Daily Student
Nov. 10, 2015
Sumit Ganguly, director of the Center on American and Global Security, doesn’t expect much substantive policy discussion in the latest presidential debates.

Complex Syria Conflict Raises Difficult Military Questions
The Huffington Post
Nov. 7, 2015
SGIS Professor of Practice Lee Hamilton outlines the complexities of a Syria intervention.

Good listeners make good spies
Culver News
Nov. 6, 2015
SGIS Professor of Practice Gene Coyle telling his sometimes harrowing CIA experience.

Complex Syria Conflict Raises Difficult Military Questions
Huffington Post
Nov. 6, 2015
SGIS Prof. of Practice Lee Hamilton's latest @HuffingtonPost piece outlines complexities of Syria intervention

The Mixed Legacy of Iraq's Ahmed Chalabi
Voice of America
Nov. 3, 2015
Feisal Istrabadi says Chalabi will be remembered for good and bad

Good Listeners Make Good Spies
Culver News
Nov. 3, 2015
SGIS Prof. of Practice Gene Coyle speaks at Culver Academy telling his sometimes harrowing CIA experience

India Pushes Nepal into China's Arms
Foreign Policy
Oct. 23, 2015
Sumit Ganguly writes that India's moves on Nepal may increase Chinese influence

CIBER Focus: "Part 1 of U.S.-Cuba Relations: The Past and Present" with Professor Nick Cullather
Indiana University Kelley School of Business
Oct. 23, 2015
Hear from SGIS’ Nick Cullather on the revamped US-Cuba relations.

Russia's misguided Middle East re-entry
CNN.com
Oct. 21, 2015
Jamsheed Choksy co-authors opinion piece with IU’s Carol Choksy on how to deal with Russia’s Syria moves

Difficult Times for Democracy Demand New Approach, Adjusted Expectations
The Huffington Post
Oct. 20, 2015
Lee Hamilton writes continued U.S. push for democracy worldwide should adapt

Donald Trump and Jeb Bush debate 9/11. Who’s right?
WBUR Radio
Oct. 19, 2015
Lee Hamilton interviewed on WBUR Boston’s national program “Here and Now”

Editorial:  tune in to become a global citizen
The Indiana Daily Student
Oct. 19, 2015
Opinion column on the lasting message of Sec. Kerry’s address to SGIS

U.S. Foreign Policy in a Changing World
Medium.com
Oct. 17, 2015
Sec. Kerry writes about his remarks earlier in the week at SGIS

John Kerry speaks about globalism, pushes for change
The Indiana Daily Student
Oct. 16, 2015
Wrap up of Sec. Kerry visit to SGIS

Kerry urges action, not apathy during IU address
The Herald Times
Oct. 16, 2015
Wrap up of Sec. Kerry visit to SGIS

Secretary John Kerry pushes for bigger U.S. role in Syria and Afghanistan
WSIL-TV
Oct. 15, 2015
Report from Illinois television station on Sec. Kerry’s address at SGIS

Sec. of State John Kerry Speaks at Indiana University
WLS-TV
Oct. 15, 2015
Report from Chicago television station on Sec. Kerry’s address at SGIS

John Kerry Addresses Iran, Afghanistan, TPP In IU Speech
WBAA Radio
Oct. 15, 2015
Report on Sec. Kerry speech to SGIS

Kerry pokes fun at himself during speech at IU
WDRB-TV
Oct. 15, 2015
Report from Louisville television station on Sec. Kerry’s address at SGIS

IU has dedication ceremony for new Global International Studies Building
The Indiana Daily Student
Oct. 15, 2015
Story on building dedication ceremony

Dysfunction exacts a cost
The Epoch Times
Oct. 15, 2015
Lee Hamilton column on Congressional inaction

Kerry's visit this week will highlight IU's efforts to push global studies
The Herald Times
Oct. 14, 2014
Opinion column on the importance of Sec. Kerry’s visit to IU SGIS
 
Professionals explore U.S. role in the Middle East
The Indiana Daily Student
Oct. 5, 2015
Story about panel discussion sponsored by SGIS, including Lee Hamilton.
 
Creating a Desert in China
Bloomberg News
Oct. 1, 2015
Christopher Atwood, faculty in Central Eurasian Studies, speaks to Bloomberg Business on China's "desertification."

The Dean Download
The Herald-Times
Oct. 1, 2015
Herald Times reporter Kat Carlton interviews Dean Feinstein for the latest podcast.

Better than a Tent, Worse than a House
Slate
Oct. 1, 2015
International Studies faculty Elizabeth Dunn writes the "better shelter" for refugees doesn't solve big problem

India hits back at Pakistan for raising Kashmir at UN, says world knows LoC firing is to provide cover to terrorists
The Times of India
Oct. 1, 2015
Sumit Ganguly tells the Times of India that the rhetorical heat from India to Pakistan isn't just talk.

IU Expert Cites Power Struggle over Syria
WIBC Radio
Sept. 30, 2015
Jamsheed Choksy says the latest in Syria is a power play by Russia.

The Failure of Refugee Camps
The Boston Review
Sept. 28, 2015
Our Elizabeth Dunn writes from her experience living in a refugee camp, it's no place like home

IU to Dedicate $53M Global Studies Building
Inside Indiana Business
Sept. 27, 2015
Story about the dedication of the global and international studies building

The Failure of Refugee Camps
The Boston Review
Sept. 28, 2015
Our Elizabeth Dunn writes from her experience living in a refugee camp, it's no place like home

IU to Dedicate $53M Global Studies Building
Inside Indiana Business
Sept. 27, 2015
Story about the dedication of the global and international studies building

CIBER Focus: Professor Sumit Ganguly - Part 1: Iran Nuclear DealKelley Institute for International Business
Sept. 15, 2015
Kelley School video series with SGIS' Sumit Ganguly discussing the impact of the Iran Nuclear deal

Behind the Big Game Reserves
"With Good Reason," public radio program
Sept. 19, 2015
Stephen Macekura speaks to the relationship between African conservation and colonialism

When Refugees were Welcome
Foreign Affairs
Sept. 22, 2015
Sumit Ganguly co-authors piece noting European refugee crisis harkens to larger one 40 years ago

The Iran Deal
WTIU TV
Sept. 18, 2015
Lee Hamilton speaks on the "Indiana Newsdesk" program about the nuclear deal wtih Iran

Hoosier Expert Says Get Rid Of Assad
WIBC Radio
Sept. 16, 2015
Jamsheed Choksy says Syria will become stable only without Assad

IU experts: Pope's letter on climate change could influence policy decisions
The Herald-Times
Sept. 16, 2015
Writeup on the Center for Global and American Security-hosted panel on the Pope's climate change position

Brian Howey: The Hoosier internationalist order evolves
Howey Politics Indiana
Sept. 11, 2015
Brian Howey writes how SGIS faculty Hamilton & Lugar shored Indiana's "Hoosier internationalist order"

Arresting Atrocity:  Obama's Agenda to Prevent Genocide
Foreign Affairs
Sept. 11, 2015
Dean Feinstein co-authors piece on the Obama administration's efforts to curb global atrocities

Lessons learned from 9/11:  United States cannot ignore the rest of the world
The Herald-Times
Sept. 11, 2015
Sumit Ganguly reflects about how 9/11 awakened need for studying global security

IU Experts Comment on Nuclear Deal with Iran
WFIU Radio
Sept. 9, 2015
Story on the SGIS Iran nuclear deal discussion at SGIS

Panel discusses Iran nuclear deal
The Indiana Daily Student
Sept. 9, 2015
A recap from the SGIS panel discussion on the Iran nuclear deal

IU panelists cautiously supportive of nuclear deal with Iran
The Herald-Times
Sept. 9, 2015
A recap of the heavily-attended panel discussion on the Iran nuclear deal at SGIS

Scales of Global Learning:  Prisms, Knots, and a Cup of Coffee
The Association of American Colleges & Universities
Aug. 28, 2015
Assistant Dean Hilary Kahn writes about how to create environments for global learning

This is why you shouldn’t blame China for the havoc in the markets
The Washington Post
Aug. 27, 2015
SGIS' Sarah Bauerle Danzman co-authors article about the recently volatile Chinese stock market

What is behind the riots in India?
Background Briefing with Ian Masters
Aug. 26, 2015
Sumit Ganguly speaks to the national radio show about recent riots in India

The Case for Diplomacy
The Huffington Post
Aug. 25, 2015
SGIS Distinguished Scholar Lee Hamilton writes that the Iran nuclear deal should be given a chance

School of Global and International Studies opens new building
The Indiana Daily Student
Aug. 25, 2015
Story on the first classes held in the new building

US not only cuts aid, but withholds Nawaz Sharif invite to Washington, D.C.
IBC World News
Aug. 23, 2015
Story cites SGIS’ Sumit Ganguly’s Foreign Affairs piece suggesting firm action on Pakistan

The brutal fight of Bangladesh’s secular voices to be heard
The Guardian (UK)
Aug. 23, 2015
Sumit Ganguly weighs in on the history of secularism having a say in Bangladesh

The Dean Download, episode one:  Lee Feinstein
The Herald-Times
Aug. 21, 2015
The Herald-Times Kat Carlton debuts a new podcast featuring IU deans. Episode one is SGIS Dean Lee Feinstein

India’s Achilles’ Heel:  New Delhi Needs to get Serious about Counterterrorism
Foreign Affairs
Aug. 20, 2015
Sumit Ganguly writes that India needs to toughen its counterterrorism strategy

An Unworthy Ally:  Time for Washington to Cut Pakistan Loose
Foreign Affairs
Aug. 20, 2015
Sumit Ganguly co-authors piece on why the U.S. should stop considering Pakistan an ally

Lugar:  Peace in the Middle East rides on Iran deal
MSNBC
Aug. 20, 2015
SGIS Professor of Practice Richard Lugar speaks about the Iran nuclear deal and why he supports it

Khaled Al-Asaad obit
CBC’s As it Happens
Aug. 19, 2015
Adjunct Near Eastern Culture and Languages Prof. Abdalrazzaq Moaz speaks to CBC Radio about the ISIS killing of his former Syrian colleagues

Group:  ISIS beheads expert who refused to reveal location of antiquities
CNN
Aug. 19, 2015
Adjunct Near Eastern Languages and Culture Prof. Abdalrazzaq Moaz tells CNN the ISIS execution of his former colleague in Syria “a catastrophe”

IU’s new School of Global and International Studies building opens its doors
Inside IU Bloomington
Aug. 19, 2015
Photo gallery of the new home of SGIS

IU’s Global and International Studies School Under One Roof
WTIU/Indiana Public Media
Aug. 14, 2015
WTIU follows Dean Feinstein delivering donuts to new residents of the new building and gets a sense of the new home of SGIS

India’s Modi Struggles to Match Success Abroad with Domestic Reforms
World Politics Review
Aug. 5, 2015
Professor Sumit Ganguly writes about India's prime minister trying to make achievements at home

The Death of Mullah Omar and the History of the Taliban
KPFA Radio
Aug. 4, 2015
Professor Nazif Shahrani speaks with Berkely's KPFA on the death of the Taliban's figurehead leader

Japan’s Defense Policy:  Abe the Evolutionary
The Washington Quarterly
Aug. 3, 2015
Adam Liff writes about how Japan’s Prime Minister has and hasn’t changed the country’s defense policy

Vegetarian Elite in India Say No To Eggs in School Lunches
Earth Eats
July 31, 2015
Professor Sumit Ganguly speaks about India and the incredible, political egg

Modi's More Muscular Foreign Policy?
The International Relations and Security Network
July 30, 2015
Sumit Ganguly writes that India's prime minister has created a tougher foreign policy with neighbors

Grading the War on Terrorism
The World Post
July 24, 2015
Prof. of Practice and former congressman Lee Hamilton writes the war on terror needs broader scope

Iran and Azerbaijan can both benefit from this deal
News.Az (Azerbaijan)
July 21, 2015
Jamsheed Choksy gives perspective on Iran deal for Iran's northern neighbor...

Contemporary Muslims and the challenge of modernity
OUPblog (Oxford University Press)
July 20, 2015
Asma Afsaruddin there's a story to be told of Muslims dealing w/the modern world

Could the Iran Dean Lead to an Economic Windfall?
New York Magazine
July 16, 2015
Jamsheed Choksy’s thoughts on the Iran deal and potential economic opportunities

Money trumps fear in reactions to West’s nuclear accord with Iran
The Conversation
July 16, 2015
Jamsheed Choksy co-authors article with Carol Choksy making a point about economic interests in the nuclear deal with Iran

Iran nuclear deal:  had Rouhani’s reform movement arrived?
The Sydney Morning Herald
July 16, 2015
Jamsheed Choksy says the Iran nuclear deal will help open up Iran

Scholars say deal with Iran a step toward trust
The Herald Times
July 15, 2015
Faculty, Dean Lee Feinstein say the nuclear deal is not perfect, but a positive step

So We Have a Deal with Iran. Now What?
Real Clear World
July 14, 2015
Jamsheed Choksy writes about what’s next now that the Iran deal has been reached 

A new weapon of Islamist extremists is…poetry?
The Conversation
July 13, 2015
Chair of Near Eastern Languages and Culture Asma Afsaruddin writes that Islamic extremists are taking advantage of the ingrained culture of poetry 

Lugar, Hamilton Talk Political Civility at Lieutenant Governor’s Conference
WFYI Radio
July 10, 2015
Professors of practice Richard Lugar and Lee Hamilton discuss political civility at Indianapolis conference

POINT OF VIEW/ Adam P. Liff and Andrew S. Erickson: Japan-China crisis management--the urgent need for Air-Sea Contact Mechanism
The Asahi Shimbun (Japan)
July 9, 2015
Adam Liff co-author’s op-ed on Japanese-China relationship

Iran and the West do not want to break up, although they shout at each other
Pravda
July 9, 2015
Jamsheed Choksy discusses the latest developments in the Iran Talks

Tully:  Sen. Lugar is out of office, but full of ideas
The Indianapolis Star
July 6, 2015
Columnist Matthew Tully visits with SGIS distinguished scholar and professor of practice Richard Lugar

Despite Growing Tensions, US Must Move Forward on Cooperation with China
The World Post
June 30, 2015
SGIS Distinguished Scholar Lee Hamilton writes on the need to come together despite differences

Numerous construction projects planned at Indiana University
WISHTV.com
June 25, 2015
Article notes the continuing progress of the global studies building, home of SGIS

IU Boosting Korean Focus
Inside Indiana Business
June 25, 2015
The School’s new appointments focusing on Korea and East Asia subject of story

IU’s global studies building nearly ready
The Herald Times
June 25, 2015
A full gallery online of building pics in the new home of SGIS

Republican Presidential Candidates Refuse Scrutiny of 2016 Campaign Funding
Sputnik International
June 23, 2015
Professor Sumit Ganguly comments

The Power of Student Travel
Project Syndicate
May 26, 2015
Article by Gareth Evans, SGIS’s first Distinguished Diplomat-in-Residence

EUA debatem envoi de tropas contra EI (article in Portuguese)
Estadão
May 23, 2015
Professor Jamsheed Choksy comments

U.S. Foreign Policy for an Evolving World
The World Post
May 20, 2015
Article by Rep. Lee Hamilton, SGIS Distinguished scholar

Losing Ramadi to ISIL again and what it means for the US and Iraq
Al Jazeera America
May 18, 2015
Interview with Ambassador Istrabadi, Director of the Center for the Study of the Middle East 

China and India react to Nepal quake
WBEZ’s Worldview
May 4, 2015
Interview with Professor Sumit Ganguly

Japan and U.S. Set New Rules for Military Cooperation
The New York Times
April 28, 2015
Professor Adam Liff is cited

U.S., Japan to unveil new defense guidelines amid China’s rise
Reuters
April 27, 2015
Professor Adam Liff is cited

Japan, U.S. Hail Tighter Alliance as China Military Might Grows
Bloomberg
April 27, 2015
Professor Adam Liff is cited

Russia, Not Donbas’ Character is Responsible for the War—Hiroaki Kuromiya
Hromadske International
April 29, 2015
Interview with Professor Hiroaki Kuromiya

US Prof talks about his book ‘Freedom and Terror in the Donbas’
Ukraine Today
April 25, 2015
Interview with Professor Hiroaki Kuromiya

US, Iranian Legislatures Complicate Tehran Nuclear Deal
Sputnik International
April 17, 2015
Professor Jamsheed Choksy comments

Ukraine: 25 Years of Revolution
Interchange
March 31, 2015
Dr. Sarah Phillips, Dr. Padraic Kenney, and Polina Vlasenko comment

“Britain and the EU: In or Out?”
BBC Newshour Extra
April 17, 2015
Dean Lee Feinstein, comments

“Lifting Iran Sanctions Will Take Months”
April 7, 2015
AZERNEWS
Professor Jamsheed Choksy

“So We Have a Framework Deal with Iran: What Now?”
April 3, 2015
Real Clear World
Professor Jamsheed Choksy with Carol Choksy

“If a deal is done, would Iran cheat?”
March 30, 2015
CNN
Professor Jamsheed Choksy with Carol Choksy

“What to Do About the Putin Problem?”
March 16, 2015
Huffington Post
Op-ed by former U.S. Congressman Lee H. Hamilton, a distinguished scholar in SGIS

“To Win the War on Terror, We Must Win the War of Ideas”
February 20, 2015
Huffington Post
Op-ed by former U.S. Congressman Lee H. Hamilton, a distinguished scholar in SGIS

“Murder of Jordanian pilot will backfire on ISIS, former Iraqi diplomat says”
February 4, 2015
Fox News 
Video interview with Amb. Feisal Istrabadi, professor of practice in SGIS

“Obama and Modi Aim to Strengthen U.S.-India Ties”
January 26, 2015
NPR Here & Now
Comments from Professor Sumit Ganguly

“Groundswell Chooses Democracy in Sri Lanka”
January 11, 2015
The New York Times 
Comments from Professor Sumit Ganguly