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President Powers Discusses Clements Gala in "Tower Talk"

Nov 25, 2013

University of Texas President Bill Powers discussed the Clements Center's inaugural gala in his blog "Tower Talk" on Friday, November 22nd.

Former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates Provides Keynote Remarks at Inaugural Gala

Nov 21, 2013

The Clements Center for History, Strategy and Statecraft hosted its inaugural gala on November 21st, 2013 at the University of Texas. Over 300 friends and guests attended the event to commemorate the launch of the historic center.

Executive Director Publishes Op-Ed in the Dallas Morning News About Bill Clements' Legacy

Nov 20, 2013

Executive Director Professor William Inboden writes in the Dallas Morning News about Bill Clements' legacy.

Statecraft, Decision-Making, and the Varieties of Historical Experience: A Taxonomy

Nov 11, 2013

The Journal of Strategic Studies published an article by Professor Inboden that constructs a taxonomy of the various ways that national security policy-makers attempt to use history. It identifies four types of history: experience, memory, tradition, and study.

Prof. Inboden Writes on the Recent History of French Involvement in the Middle East

Nov 12, 2013

Professor Inboden, Executive Director of the Clements Center and curator of the Shadow Govt. blog on, wrote about the U.S.-French relations in his recent blog post.