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Hoover fellows debate foreign policy with the media

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

How does cybsersecurity fit into the national security landscape?  How can the president of the United States effectively utilize the credible threat of force?  What is the escalatory potential for the crisis in Ukraine?  Those were some of the questions  under intense discussion at the Foreign Policy Media Roundtable, hosted by the Hoover Institution on Monday, February 9. 

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Podcasts And Chartcasts From February 2015 Southern Califronia Conference Now Available Online

Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Pasadena, California

The Hoover Institution held its Southern California Conference in Pasadena on Tuesday, February 3, 2014. The conference offered presentations by Hoover fellows on a wide range of public policy issues, from the economy to immigration to democratic values.

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Announcing the new Hoover App for iPad

Friday, February 13, 2015

The Hoover Institution is pleased to announce the launch of its new app for the iPad.  The sleek app presents all your favorite Hoover content with a smooth navigation layout that allows you to browse by content type, publication, or subject matter.  It is available now at the Apple App Store.

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Apply Now for Hoover's Workshop on Totalitarian Regimes

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

The Hoover Institution Library & Archives are pleased to accept applications for participation in the 2015 Hoover Archives Summer Workshop on Totalitarian Regimes. Held at Stanford's Hoover Institution from July 20-31, 2015, the workshop brings together an interdisciplinary slate of scholars who are using the collections of the Hoover Institution Library & Archives to study totalitarian regimes, broadly defined. A wide range of research is suitable for this program, limited only by the holdings of the Hoover Library & Archives itself. Scholars from any field who would benefit from immersion in the archives are welcome. Participants must be holders of the Ph.D. or scholars with a commensurate publication record, or be advanced graduate students.  

Ernest M. Allison Papers, Hoover Institution Archives
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Hoover Acquires Papers of American Aviator in China

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

The Hoover Archives recently acquired the papers of Ernest M. “Allie” Allison (1894–1976), an American aviator who helped advance China’s burgeoning aviation industry when that country faced a Japanese invasion and struggled with internal turmoil. Much of the collection documents Allison's years in China (intermittently between 1929 and 1949) when he served as chief pilot, operations manager, and vice-president-elect of the China National Aviation Corporation (CNAC) and an adviser to the Aeronautical Commission.



Peregrine: American Immigration in the 21st Century

The Hoover Institution Launches Online Journal About Immigration Reform

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

The Hoover Institution is pleased to announce the launch of Peregrine, a new bi-monthly online journal about US immigration policy that provides background facts, surveys, and opinion essays by scholars from a variety of perspectives.

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Fouad Ajami is a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution

Statement by Hoover Institution Director, John Raisian:

Sunday, June 22, 2014

It is with profound sadness that we learned of the passing of Fouad Ajami, who lost his battle with cancer on Sunday.

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Game Changers: Energy on the Move

Game Changers Explores a Cheaper, Cleaner, and More Secure National Energy System

Thursday, June 19, 2014

The Hoover Institution and Massachusetts Institute of Technology Energy Initiative (MITEI) released the product of a multiyear collaboration:  Game Changers: Energy on the Move.

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The Hoover Institution Launches New Dynamic Website

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

The Hoover Institution is pleased to announce the launch of its newly designed and significantly renovated website (

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May release of the Hoover Golden State Poll

Hoover Institution Golden State Poll Finds Open Race for Second in Gubernatorial Field; Sacramento and Voters’ Policy Priorities at Opposites

Thursday, May 29, 2014

The survey, administered by the survey research firm YouGov, sampled 1,000 Californians from May 7-19, with a margin of error of plus or minus 3.99% for the full sample.

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