William Potter’s Articles

Dr Potter Lecture on US Soviet Cooperation for Nonproliferation

US-Soviet Cooperation for Nonproliferation: Lessons for Today

VIDEO: Dr. William Potter, Sam Nunn and Richard Lugar Professor of Nonproliferation Studies and CNS Founding Director.

Dr. Lawrence Scheinman

In Remembrance of Lawrence Scheinman

He will be greatly missed by his many friends and colleagues in the United States and abroad.

Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Treaty of Tlatelolco

CNS Director William Potter traveled to Mexico City to attend events commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Treaty of Tlatelolco.

Donald Trump August 19, 2015 (Credit: Michael Vadon, Wikimedia Commons)

President-Elect Trump Calls to “Strengthen and Expand” US Nuclear Capability

CNS experts available for comment.

Donald Trump August 19, 2015 (Credit: Michael Vadon, Wikimedia Commons)

Trump And Nuclear Weapons: Here’s What’s At Stake

CNS’s William Potter and Miles Pomper on what to expect from President-Elect Trump’s nuclear policy.

CTBT 20th Anniversary Events in Vienna

“CTBT@20” addressed the future of the treaty and concrete actions to be taken to obtain its long delayed entry-into-force.

MIIS Alumni Meet at the Open-Ended Working Group on Disarmament

CNS Director Bill Potter with CNS alumn, Costa Rica’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations in Geneva.

Governor Jerry Brown

Governor Jerry Brown Joins High-Level US-Russian Workshop in Monterey

CNS hosted a high-level US-Russian Dialogue on Nuclear Issues, April 8-9, 2016.

UN High Representative Kim Won-soo with CNS Director William Potter

UN High Representative Kim Won-soo on Global Threats and Challenges

From North Korea to the Middle East, the senior UN official gave an overarching view of the contemporary security environment.

CNS Director in Cuba

The purpose of the visit was to explore possible collaboration between CNS, Middlebury and Cuba’s Higher Institute of International Relations.