7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Kresge Auditorium, Visual Arts Center, Bowdoin College
Brunswick, ME 04011
State of the World: America’s Greatest Foreign Policy Challenges with Ambassador Christopher Hill
Ambassador Christopher Hill will discuss America’s greatest foreign policy challenges, drawing on his foreign service experience to explain underlying causes and the resulting implications for US domestic and foreign policy, to include effects on political stability and consequences for future US diplomatic relations.
Ambassador Hill is the dean of the Josef Korbel School of International Studies at the University of Denver. A former career diplomat and a four-time ambassador, his last post was as ambassador to Iraq. Prior to Iraq, Hill served as assistant secretary of state for East Asian and Pacific Affairs, during which he was the head of the US delegation to the Six Party Talks on the North Korean nuclear issue. He was the US Ambassador to the Republic of Korea, to Poland, and to the Republic of Macedonia, and he was special envoy to Kosovo. Hill also served as a special assistant to the president and a senior director on the staff of the National Security Council.