The Browne Center Anspach Lecture

The Rena and Angelius Anspach Institute of the University of Pennsylvania sponsors a well-attended annual public lecture at Penn that brings leading thinkers and public intellectuals to our campus.

Upcoming events in this series:


6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Rt. Hon. David MilibandRefugees and the Political Crisis of our Time Claudia Cohen Hall, Room 17, 249 South 36th Street

David Miliband is President and Chief Executive of the International Rescue Committee (IRC), which employs 16,000 people around the world and works in 40 countries where lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster. From 2007-2010 Miliband served as the UK’s Foreign Secretary, where he was responsible for a global network of diplomats in more than 160 countries. He established a distinctive voice for an internationalist Britain, from the war in Afghanistan to the Iranian nuclear program to engagement with the world’s emerging powers.  He has taught at MIT and Stanford University.

Questions? Contact Eileen Doherty-Sil,