The Kozmetsky Center at St. Edward's University provides a forum for global dialogue and exchange of diverse perspectives among the academic, policy and private-sector communities-

Examining Global Security

The Kozmetsky Center promotes comprehensive multi-disciplinary approaches to subjects that impact global security. Learn about how our conferences tackle critical issues, such as the religion-security nexus.

Council on Foreign Relations Academic Webinar Series

Fall 2021

We will continue to offer the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) lecture series during the Fall 2021 semester. The CFR Webinars provide an excellent opportunity for students to engage with subject matter experts as well as to hear perspectives of university student colleagues throughout the nation and world community. The Fall 2021 CFR announcement is attached along with instructions to register for the ZOOM sessions. Please note that times are listed on an Eastern Standard Time schedule and should be adjusted for Central Time for SEU viewers in Austin. For additional information on the Council on Foreign Relations Fall 2021 programs, please see:

Join CFR fellows and other leading experts to discuss pressing foreign policy issues. To sign up or for more information, contact


September 28, 10:am: Global Sustainable Development

Lecture session on Global Sustainable Development with Professor Phoebe Koundouri of Athens University.   

Zoom Registration

October 5, 12:Noon: Global Challenges in Carbon Footprint

Lecture session on Global Challenges in Carbon Footprint with Dr. Dhabia M. Al-Mohannadi, moderated by Mr. John Bretz, Energy consultant and Former Vice President of Anadarko.