Manshel Lecture

2016 Dec 12

Special Event: The Warren and Anita Manshel Lecture in American Foreign Policy

2:00pm to 5:45pm


CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Tsai Auditorium (S010)

The Warren and Anita Manshel Lecture in American Foreign Policy was established at the Center for International Affairs in 1993 by members of the Manshel family and by many of their friends. It stands as a memorial to the Manshels’ longstanding commitment to public affairs and their desire to advance greater understanding of the international relations of the United States.

2014 Apr 15

Remembering Robert R. Bowie

4:00pm to 6:00pm


CGIS Knafel Building, 1737 Cambridge Street, Bowie-Vernon Room (K262)

Robert R. Bowie

A Celebration of His Life and His Contributions to US Foreign Policy and Harvard University


Jorge I. Domínguez, Chairman, Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies. Antonio Madero Professor for the Study of Mexico, Department of Government; Vice Provost for International Affairs, Harvard University.

J. Bryan Hehir, Senior Adviser; Faculty Associate. Parker Gilbert Montgomery Professor of the Practice of Religion and Public Life, Harvard Kennedy School; Secretary for Health and Social Services, Archdiocese of Boston.

Joseph S. Nye, Jr., Senior Adviser; Faculty Associate. Harvard University Distinguished Service Professor, Harvard Kennedy School.


Karl Kaiser, Director, Program on Transatlantic Relations. Adjunct Professor of Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School.


Ann Townes

2013 Oct 16

Warren and Anita Manshel Lecture in American Foreign Policy

4:00pm to 5:30pm


1730 Cambridge Street, Tsai Auditorium, Room S010

The Weatherhead Center for International Affairs warmly welcomes you to the Warren and Anita Manshel Lecture in American Foreign Policy.

“The State of the Euro: Implications for Europe and the United States”


Jean-Claude Trichet, Former President, European Central Bank; Honorary Governor, Banque de France.

Image of Jean-Claude TrichetJean-Claude Trichet is honorary governor of the Banque de France and served an eight-year term as president of the European Central Bank from 2003 until 2011. He is currently chairman of both the Group of Thirty and the board of directors of the Bruegel Institute and a member of the Institut de France, Académie des Sciences Morales et Politiques. Trichet was named “Person of the Year” in 2007 by the Financial Times and “Policymaker of the Year” by International Economy magazine in 1991 and 2007. In addition, he has received a number of awards including the 2011 International Charlemagne Prize of Aachen for his contribution to European unity and the 2011 Global Economy Prize from the Kiel Institute for the World Economy.

Q & A to follow the lecture. For videos of past lectures of the Warren and Anita Manshel Lecture in American Foreign Policy series, visit our Vimeo Album.


Ann Townes