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Fall 2017 | September 24 - September 30  View Past Newsletters

 
In This Issue
 
 
 
 
CGS Announcements
 
 
 

Shifting Iran-US Relations:
Return to Status Quo Ante or New Alignments
in the Middle East Region?

September 29
9:15 am – 4:00 pm
Levis Faculty Center, Conference Room 210

 

Sponsors: Center for South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, The Program in Arms Control & Domestic and International Security; co-sponsors: European Union Center, Center for Global Studies, Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, Department of Sociology, Department of Religion, Center for African Studies, Women and Gender in Global Perspectives, Center for East Asian and Pacific Studies, LAS Global Studies, East European and Eurasian Center, Department of Political Science

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Illinois CGS Faculty Affiliate  Behrooz Ghamari-Tabrizi as Featured Author for Global-e Article: here

 
 
 
Events This Week
 
 
 
 
 

Latin American Film Festival

September 22-28
Various Times
Art Theater

Nine films will play throughout the week.

Sponsors: Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, Art Theater; co-sponsors: Lemann Institute, Department of Spanish and Portuguese, LAS Global Studies, Linguistics Department, Woman and Gender in Global Perspectives Program

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Neuropsychological Consequences of Iron Deficiency

September 27
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mumford Hall, Room 103

Laura Murry-Kolb, Associate Professor and Professor-in-Charge of the Penn State University Graduate Program will speak at this Division of Nutritional Sciences seminar.

Sponsor: Division of Nutritional Sciences

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Polish-Jewish Film Series: Korczak

September 28
5:45 pm
Foreign Languages Building, Room 1080

This event will feature a screening and discussion of the 1990 film Korczak, followed by a thoughtful discussion on the topic of the film. Pizza will be provided by the Program in Jewish Culture and Society. All are welcome to attend. All films in the series will have English subtitles.

Sponsors: European Union Center, Program in Jewish Culture and Society

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

YMCA Friday Forum: Neighborhood Approaches to Environmental Justice

September 29
12:00 pm
University YMCA

Friday Forum & Conversation Cafe collaboration lectures. Free lunch will be provided at all of these talks courtesy of OIIR's Diversity and Social Justice Education unit.

Sponsor: University YMCA

 
 
 
Upcoming Events
 
 
 

October 4
Right to Food, Food Assistance, and the Biological Consequences of Malnutrition Seminar Series

October 5

Performance by Stary Olsa
(Email vsobol@illinois.edu for information)

October 9
From Allies to Comrades

October 18
Right to Food, Food Assistance, and the Biological Consequences of Malnutrition Seminar Series

October 20 – October 21
Researching and Teaching the EU: Best Practices and Current Trends in EU Scholarship: A Working Conference for Regional College Faculty

October 25
Famine in a Time of Declining Global Hunger

November 1
Right to Food, Food Assistance, and the Biological Consequences of Malnutrition Seminar Series

November 8
Alleviating Food Insecurity through Multiple Program Participation

November 15
Right to Food, Food Assistance, and the Biological Consequences of Malnutrition Seminar Series

 
 
 
Opportunities for University of Illinois Students and Faculty
 
 
 

Modern Greek: New Online Classes

Fall 2017 Conference Travel Funds
Deadline: October 2

MPSA Political Science Conference: Call for Proposals

Deadline: October 6