The Center for Security Studies hosts dozens of events each year with the goals of promoting innovative research, providing context for current events, and enriching the general campus experience.

While most CSS events are held in the Mortara Center (directions below), some hosted events may refer to other locations. Please refer to event invitations for specific information, or contact the Mortara Center staff at

Event Calendar  


Directions to the Mortara Center

CSS is located in the Mortara Building at 3600 N Street, NW, Washington, DC 20007. It is two blocks southeast of the main campus entrance of the university.

For more information on transportation and visiting the Mortara Center, please visit our Contact Information page.

Past Events

Click here for past CSS events.