September 24, 2017

Larus Participates in Taiwan Workshop

Elizabeth Freund Larus, Waple Professor of Political Science and International Affairs, offered her presentation “Re-affirming U.S.-Taiwan Relations” at the Taiwan Roundtable Refocusing Taiwan-U.S. Relations at the Elliot School of International Affairs, George Washington University in Washington, D.C., on Sept. 13, 2017.

Larus Hosts Roundtable in Hong Kong

Elizabeth Freund Larus, Waple Professor of Political Science and International Affairs, organized and chaired the Roundtable “Security Dynamics in the Asia-Pacific” at the International Studies Association-Hong Kong conference June 15-18, 2017, in Hong Kong. She also presented her research paper, “U.S. Naval Coalition Building and Regional Security in the Asia-Pacific,” at the conference.

Larus Presents Paper in Taiwan on President Obama’s China Policy

Elizabeth Freund Larus, Waple Professor of Political Science and International Affairs, presented her paper “Assessment of President Obama’s China Policy, with a focus on U.S. Rebalance to the Asia Pacific,” at the conference U.S., China, Taiwan Relations in the Second Obama Administration and Beyond,  Dec. 12, 2016, at Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan.

Larus Appears on Channel NewsAsia Talk Show

Elizabeth Freund Larus, Waple Professor of Political Science and International Affairs, offered political commentary on the South China Sea issue on the Channel NewsAsia July 6 episode of “Between the Lines: Great Power Politics in the Asia Pacific.”

Larus Presents Paper in Japan

Elizabeth Freund Larus, Waple Professor of Political Science and International Affairs, presented a paper titled “Alliances and U.S. Sea Power in the Asia-Pacific” at the AAS-in Asia conference, Doshisha University, Kyoto, in June 2016.

 

Larus Participates in Roundtable on Taiwan’s Military

Elizabeth Freund Larus, Waple Professor of Political Science and International Affairs, exchanged ideas on Taiwan’s military modernization and national security with retired and former Taiwan military officers at Wenzhao Ursuline University in Kaohsiung, Taiwan, in May 2016.

Larus Presents National Security Lecture

Elizabeth Freund Larus, Waple Professor of Political Science and International Affairs, offered a National Security Lecture, “China Assesses the U.S. Rebalance to Asia: Implications for U.S.-China Relations,” to Joint Warfare Command Personnel, Dahlgren Naval Surface War Command, May 6, 2016.

Larus Presents Paper on U.S. Naval Diplomacy at World Society Foundation (Zurich)

Elizabeth Freund Larus, professor of Political Science and International Affairs, presented her research paper, “Alliances and U.S. Sea Power in the Asia-Pacific,” at the annual meeting of the World Society Foundation (Zurich) at the University of Arizona in Tucson in April 2016.

Larus Participates in Workshop on Taiwan Election

Elizabeth Larus, professor of political science and international affairs, delivered comments on the key drivers of Taiwan’s 2016 elections to U.S. Department of State foreign service officers and government analysts at the Summer Working Group “2016 and Beyond: Impact of Taiwan’s Presidential and Legislative Elections on Taiwan, Cross-Strait Relations, and US-Taiwan Relations,” in McLean, Va. on Sept. 18.

Larus Presents Paper at APSA

Elizabeth Larus, professor of political science and international affairs presented a paper, “US Rebalance to Asia and China-US Relations,” at the annual meeting of the American Political Science Association in San Francisco in early September. Dr. Larus, a Taiwan Fellow, was the guest of honor at a dinner hosted by the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in San Francisco (Taiwan consulate).