Professor Sterio Organizes “A World in Disarray” International Law Conference



Professor and Associate Dean Milena Sterio organized a conference at the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law on April 25th, entitled “A World in Disarray: International Law, Sovereignty, and Interventions.”  The conference featured two panels, and a keynote session by Richard Haass, President of the Council on Foreign Relations (the keynote was a moderated conversation between Richard Haass and Dean Lee Fisher).  Professor Sterio moderated the afternoon panel, entitled “The United Nations, Sovereignty and Interventions,” which featured Dean Michael Scharf, CWRU School of Law, Carina Van Vliet, CEO of the Cleveland Council on World Affairs, and Professor Jennifer Trahan, NYU, as speakers.


From L-R: Richard Haass and Dean Lee Fisher

The morning panel was entitled “State Sovereignty, Interventions and Current Crises in Yemen and Syria; this panel was moderated by Tony Ganzer, radio host at WCPN/90.3, and featured Professor Paul Williams, American University Washington College of Law, Sandy Hodgkinson, former DoD and Department of State high-level official, and Pete Moore, Professor of Political Science as speakers.


From L-R: Professor Milena Sterio, Professor Michael Scharf, Carina Van Vliet, Professor Jennifer Trahan

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