Alumni Events

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Previous Events

  • "Privacy, Anatomy, Authority, Big Brother, Binary Code, City, Civil Rights, Coding, Computer, Computer Language, Cyberspace, Data, Domination, Eyeball, Futuristic, Government, Human Eye, Internet, Iris, Liberty", Looking, Number 1, Number of People, Paranoia, People, People In The Background, Scrutiny, Secrecy, Security, Staring, Surveillance, Suspicion, Technology, Unrecognizable Person, Urban Scene, Walking, Watching, Zero, algorithm, citizens, snooper

    Event Podcast: Privacy and the “Going Dark” Problem

    Sep 27, 2016

    RAND's Sina Beaghley discusses the challenges of balancing intelligence, security, and privacy in the era of WikiLeaks.

  • RAND Alumni Summer Reunion at RAND's Santa Monica headquarters on June 14, 2016

    Photo Gallery: Alumni Reconnect at Summer Reunion

    Aug 9, 2016

    More than 85 RAND alumni gathered in Santa Monica in July for the third annual summer reunion. See photographs from the event.

  • Man wearing half civilian suit and half military uniform

    Santa Monica Event: Soldiers and Civilian Jobs

    May 14, 2016

    More than 2.8 million men and women have served in the military since 9/11, and more than 50 percent face a period of unemployment when they leave. Jeff Wenger will explain how a tool developed by RAND can reduce veteran unemployment and job turnover for veterans who do find jobs.

  • Strategic Rethink glowing globe

    Washington D.C. Event Podcast: The RAND Strategic Rethink

    Mar 9, 2016

    Ambassador James Dobbins and RAND senior vice president for research and analysis Andrew Hoehn discuss the RAND Strategic Rethink project—its approach, its reach, and its findings to date.

  • Charles Wolf, Jim Thomson, Rafiq Dossani, Susan Marquis, Donald Rice and Michael Rich at the RAND event celebrating the life of Henry "Harry" S. Rowen on February 17, 2016

    Photo Gallery: Harry Rowen Memorial

    Feb 17, 2016

    On February 17, 2016, RAND hosted a special gathering to celebrate the life and legacy of Henry ("Harry") S. Rowen. An economist, national security expert, academician, and government official, Rowen served as the second president of RAND from 1967 to 1972.

  • Man undergoing a neck examination

    Santa Monica Event Podcast: "The Future of Integrative Medicine"

    Dec 16, 2015

    At this exclusive Alumni event, Ian D. Coulter, Samueli Chair for Integrative Medicine, and Jeffrey Wasserman, Director, RAND Health, led a discussion on the place of complementary and alternative medicines within the health care system.

  • Chrissy Eibner at RAA talk in DC

    Washington Event Photos: "Informing the Health Care Policy Debate"

    Sep 16, 2015

    In a conversation at RAND on September 16, 2015, RAND senior economist Christine Eibner discussed her research on the Affordable Care Act and how support from the Alumni Impact Fund helped her communicate her results and frame the debate all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court.

  • Santa Monica Event Photos: "2015 Alumni Reunion"

    Jul 22, 2015

    Alumni from across the decades of RAND came together on July 22 for a summer celebration. Former staff were joined by the newest class of RAND summer associates and their RAND researcher mentors, who shared the ideas that they are exploring now and the discoveries that they have already made.

  • Santa Monica Event Photos: "Framing the Debate on Drones"

    Apr 18, 2015

    In a conversation at RAND on April 18, 2015, RAND senior political scientist Lynn Davis discussed her research on drones and how support from the Alumni Impact Fund has helped her communicate her results and frame the debate.

  • Washington Event Photos: "An Update from RAND's Foremost Terrorism Expert"

    Mar 25, 2015

    On March 25, the RAND Alumni Association welcomed Brian Michael Jenkins, senior adviser to the RAND president, who has drawn on RAND research, some initiated decades ago, to respond to recent requests from the Pentagon, the State Department, the Intelligence Community, and the Hill.

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