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Fall 2017 | November 5 - November 11  View Past Newsletters

 
In This Issue
 
 
 
 
CGS Announcements
 
 
 

Roundtable: “Survey Data and Soft Power: The Place of Quantitative Analysis in Global Governance"

November 14
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Gregory Hall, Room 100

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

The U.S. Withdrawal from UNESCO: Multidisciplinary Perspectives on Achievements, Controversies, Challenges and Aspirations of this Global Organization

November 15
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
iSchool, Room 126

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Center for Global Studies Global Intersections
Application deadline: November 17

 
 
 
 
Events This Week
 
 
 
 
 

The Making of International Human Rights

November 6
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Illini Union, Room 210

Steven Jensen will speak about his new award-winning book “The Making of International Human Rights: The 1930s, Decolonization, and the Reconstruction of Global Values.” Light refreshments will be served after the talk.

Sponsor: Women & Gender in Global Perspectives Program; co-sponsors: African American Studies, Center for African Studies, Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, Center for Global Studies, Russian, East European, and Eurasian Center, Department of Political Science, European Union Center, LAS Global Studies, Lemann Institute for Brazilian Studies, School of Social Work

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Films of the Revolution: Yo Soy Cuba

November 7
7:00 pm
Art Theater

Introduction by Austin McCann, Q&A facilitated by Lilya Kaganovsky and Dara Goldman

Sponsor: 19172017

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Natural Disasters, Governmental Duties and Food Emergencies

November 7
4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
ACES Library, Monsanto Room

Hilal Elver will present this seminar series event.

Sponsor: Division of Nutritional Sciences; co-sponsor: International Food Security at Illinois

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Alleviating Food Insecurity through Multiple Program Participation: What Can We Learn About Treatment Effects If Treatments Are Unobserved?

November 8
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mumford Hall, Room 103

Brent Kreider will present this seminar series event.

Sponsor: Division of Nutritional Sciences; co-sponsor: International Food Security at Illinois

 
 
 
Upcoming Events
 
 
 

Ongoing: 
Savvy Researcher Workshops
 

November 17 - November 18:
Indigenous (Latin) America: Territories, Knowledge, and Voices

December 1:
Community and Faculty Closing Roundtable For Ten Days that Shook the World, Ten Days that Shake the Campus

December 13:
Black Square Opera Workshop

 
 
 
Opportunities for University of Illinois Students and Faculty
 
 
 

2nd Annual Society of Global Scholars Conference
Deadline: November 15

Assistant Professor in International Studies at University of California Irvine
Deadline: December 31