The Amb. Huddleston Lectures

Amb. Vicki Huddleston, a member of the CIR Board of Directors, will offer a four-part lecture series over the fall. Join us! She’s a fantastic story-teller who will weave history, politics, and her own personal experiences in exploring the Indian Ocean and the African continent on four distinct but connected topics. Continue Reading

Journalism under Fire

Our second annual Journalism under Fire conference will take place 14-15 November. This year, we’ll ask, “How is technology shaping the truth?” and we’ll look at social media and fake news; artificial intelligence (like deep fakes); and digital forensics. With speakers from the New York Times and Washington Post, and 26 international journalists here through the U.S. Department of State. Continue Reading

Latin American Women’s Leadership Luncheon

On May 24th, we’ll welcome 12 outstanding women to Santa Fe, here in the United States through the International Visitors Leadership Program under the thematic of Women as Drivers of Social & Economic Change. Join us for a fascinating luncheon event!! Continue Reading

The Future of CIR: A Free Luncheon

Want to learn about the exciting current and future directions for CIR? What will CIR look like in 2023 — and what’s the bridge to get us there? Join us for a free lunch on Tuesday, June 4th to learn all about our vision and our plans, and how you can help us achieve this… Continue Reading

The Trial of Chapo Guzman

Join CIR for a talk from the always fascinating Mike Vigil. He’ll provide a historical overview of the rise of El Chapo Guzman and his final capture. He’ll discuss El Chapo’s many prison escapes, secretive extradition, and bombshell trial in the Southern District of New York. And he’ll offer some thoughts on what comes next for the Sinaloa Cartel without El Chapo at the helm. Continue Reading