Superpowers and Rogue States: Reducing Nuclear Danger

05/26/2009 - 7:00pm
UNLV Student Union Theater

Superpowers and Rogue States: Reducing Nuclear Danger was the topic of the Peace in the Desert lecture presented by Robert Litwak, director of international security studies at the Woodrow Wilson Center in Washington, D.C., and by Stephen M. Younger, president of National Security Technologies, LLC, and senior policy scholar at the Wilson Center. The event was a collaboration of the Wilson Center and the Saltman Center for Conflict Resolution at the William S. Boyd School of Law at UNLV.

Robert LitwakRobert S. Litwak
Director, International Security Studies
Woodrow Wilson Center

Robert Litwak is Director of International Security Studies at the Woodrow Wilson Center in Washington, DC. He is also an Adjunct Professor at Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service and a Consultant to the Los Alamos National Laboratory.

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Stephen M. YoungerStephen M. Younger
President, National Security Technologies, LLC and Senior Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center

Stephen M. Younger is the president of National Security Technologies, LLC, the manager and operator of the Nevada Test Site and satellite research facilities in California, New Mexico, Nevada and Washington, D.C.  He is also a Senior Policy Scholar at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in Washington, DC, an adjunct faculty member at the University of New Mexico, and a Special Advisor to the Vice Chancellor for Research and Graduate Education at the University of Hawai’i Manoa. 

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News release: National Security Experts To Examine U.S. Nuclear Policy and Diplomatic Steps Taken to Reduce Nuclear Threats.
Radio Interview: KNPR's State of Nevada Interview with Robert Litwak and Stephen Younger, Airdate: 5-25-09
News clipping:
Las Vegas Review-Journal - 5-27-09: Rogue states test for Obama