Blueprints For a Modernized U.S. Diplomatic Service with Senator Ben Cardin and Senator Bill Hagerty

May 31, 2023

The Meridian Center for Diplomatic Engagement is pleased to host Senator Ben Cardin and Senator Bill Hagerty, along with the American Academy of Diplomacy's Ambassador Marc Grossman, Ambassador Jo Ellen Powell, and Ambassador Thomas Shannon. The program will be moderated by CNN National Security Correspond Kylie Atwood. It will be on the record and open press.

A networking reception in celebration of the 40th Anniversary of the American Academy of Diplomacy will be held immediately following the program.

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