Former ambassador to discuss "NATO After Sept. 11," Feb. 27
Posted February 22, 2002; 10:40 a.m.
A lecture titled "NATO After Sept. 11" is scheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 27, in Dodds Auditorium, Robertson Hall. Robert Hunter, senior adviser at the RAND Corp . in Washington, D.C., and former U.S. ambassador to NATO , will speak at 4:30 p.m.
From 1993 to 1998, Hunter served as U.S. permanent representative on the North Atlantic Council and also represented the United States to the Western European Union. He was a principal architect of the "New NATO" and a key leader in implementing the decisions of the 1994 and 1997 NATO summits, including NATO enlargement and international restructuring.
Prior to his NATO appointment, Hunter was vice president for international politics and director of European studies at the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington, D.C. A counselor on Western European and Middle Eastern affairs for nearly 40 years, he served as senior foreign policy adviser to the Clinton, Gephardt and Mondale presidential campaigns.
Hunter is author or editor of more than 700 publications and regularly has contributed opinion pieces to major daily newspapers. The lecture is sponsored by the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs .
Contact: Marilyn Marks (609) 258-3601