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An Unseen but Outsized Influence: A History of the National Security Council with John Gans

Oct 11, 2019

In this episode of Horns of a Dilemma, John Gans, director of communications and research at Perry World House at the University of Pennsylvania, sits down with several members of the University of Texas faculty to discuss his new book, White House Warriors: How the National Security Council Transformed the American Way of War.

A Conversation with Gen. Vincent Brooks on North Korea and Asia Security Challenges Podcast

Sep 26, 2019

In this episode of Horns of a Dilemma, retired Gen. Vincent Brooks sits down with William Inboden, executive director of the Clements Center. The conversation spans Gen. Brooks’ career from his days as a cadet at West Point, where he was the first African American appointed to serve as first captain, all the way through his retirement after thirty-eight and a half years as a four star general commanding all U.S., U.N., and combined U.S. and Korean forces on the Korean peninsula. 

A Conversation with Rep. Mac Thornberry on Defense Policy Podcast

Sep 24, 2019

In this episode of Horns of a Dilemma, William Inboden, executive director of the Clements Center for National Security, and Robert Chesney, director of the Strauss Center for International Security and Law, sit down with Texas congressman Mac Thornberry for a wide-ranging discussion on defense policy. Congressman Thornberry is a ranking member of the House Armed Services Committee, where he served as chairman from 2015 to 2019. This talk took place at the University of Texas at Austin and was sponsored by the Clements Center and the Strauss Center.

Clements Center welcomes Paul Edgar as New Associate Director

Sep 19, 2019

The Clements Center for National Security welcomes Dr. Paul Edgar as its new Associate Director.

Clements Center welcomes new Distinguished Senior Fellows

Sep 19, 2019

The Clements Center for National Security and Strauss Center for International Security and Law are pleased to announce that General Vincent K. Brooks (U.S. Army, Retired) and General Robert B. Neller (USMC, Retired) are joining the University of Texas at Austin as Distinguished Senior Fellows.