Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs R. Nicholas Burns ’78 has been a foreign service officer and assistant to presidents of both political parties in the course of his 24-year diplomatic career, which has included serving as U.S. ambassador to Greece and as U.S. Permanent Representative to NATO. At present he is the third-ranking official in the State Department. He emphasizes the need for the U.S. to “think internationally” and describes five “leadership challenges” facing the country in his Clough Colloquium address, sponsored by the Winston Center for Leadership and Ethics.
Date: April 11, 2007
Location: Robsham Theater
Sponsor(s): Winston Center for Leadership and Ethics