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Global Platforms and Infrastructures

Digital platforms are so pervasive in our everyday life to the point that it becomes no longer meaningful to separate our lives from them. How do they shape our everyday life, cultural industry,…

From  Maria Dorofeeva on 04/30/2021 6 plays 0  

Allison Witt, "Global Education for a Post-Pandemic World"

Rather than returning to pre-pandemic normal, Higher Education must reexamine strategies for internationalization. This discussion examines previous models of internationalization to consider how…

From  Maria Dorofeeva on 04/2/2021 5 plays 0  

"International Librarianship Discussion with Clara M. Chu" hosted by the ALA@UIUC student chapter

18 March 2021 International Librarianship Discussion with Clara Chu Moderated by Nathan Sonnenschein, co-chair of the International Committee of the ALA student chapter at UIUC and Sylvia Figueroa…

From  Kathleen Ebeling on 03/26/2021 17 plays 0  

Remote Teaching in Times of COVID-19

COVID-19 presented the university educators with a unique set of academic challenges. Please join the CGS-funded faculty and instructors for a discussion of the issues they faced and the insights…

From  Maria Dorofeeva on 02/4/2021 6 plays 0  

IGI FLAS Fellowship Information Session - Graduate

Recording of the IGI 2021-2022 FLAS Fellowship Information session for graduate students.

From  IGI-info IGI-info on 12/9/2020 1 plays 0  

IGI FLAS Fellowship Information Session - Undergraduate

Recording of the IGI 2021-2022 FLAS Fellowship Information session for undergraduate students.

From  IGI-info IGI-info on 12/9/2020 0 plays 0  

Emma Robbins, "Water Scarcity & COVID-19 at the Navajo Nation"

Clean running water on the Navajo Nation has been an ongoing challenge for decades, and even today one in three families still do not have a sink and a toilet. The Navajo Water Project was started in…

From  Maria Dorofeeva on 12/2/2020 9 plays 0  

Chimène Keitner, "China's Responsibility for COVID-19: Are Lawsuits the Answer?" (Respondent: Patrick Keenan)

The U.S. response to the global pandemic has been distinctly unilateral, from its announced intention to withdraw from the World Health Organization to its decision not to participate in a WHO-led…

From  Maria Dorofeeva on 10/23/2020 14 plays 0  

Eric T. Freyfogle, "Water, Community, and the Culture of Owning"

Professor Freyfogle is the author or editor of a dozen books dealing with issues of humans and nature, some focused on legal aspects, others reaching to larger cultural and social issues. In this…

From  Maria Dorofeeva on 10/16/2020 10 plays 0  

Fundamentalisms

Global Studies Lecture Series: Tariq Ali, writer, journalist and filmmaker October 20, 2004 sponsored by the College of LAS

From  Nathan Sonnenschein on 10/15/2020 0 plays 0  

Understanding Global Poverty

Global Studies Lecture Series: Dani Rodrik, Harvard University October 27, 2004 sponsored by the College of LAS

From  Nathan Sonnenschein on 10/15/2020 0 plays 0  

Human Rights

Global Studies Lecture Series: James Ross Senior Lawyer, Human RightsWatch Ira Carmen, Political Science, UIUC Stephen Hartnett (moderator) Speech Communication, UIUC November 17, 2004…

From  Nathan Sonnenschein on 10/15/2020 1 plays 0  

The Neo-Liberal Restructuring of Higher Education: A Global Perspective

Fazal Rizvi Professor of Educational Policy Studies, University of Illinois

From  Nathan Sonnenschein on 10/15/2020 0 plays 0  

Does Empire Matter?

Jan Nederveen-Pieterse Department of Sociology, UIUC

From  Nathan Sonnenschein on 10/15/2020 1 plays 0  

Global Studies in Higher Education: Researching and Teaching Global History

Title: Global Studies in Higher Education: Researching and Teaching Global History Panelists: John McNeill Department of History, Georgetown UniversityAntoinette Burton, Department of History,…

From  Nathan Sonnenschein on 10/15/2020 0 plays 0  

Intolerance

Rajmohan Gandhi, Director of Global Crossroads and Visiting Professor at Program in South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, UIUC Organization: College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

From  Nathan Sonnenschein on 10/15/2020 0 plays 0  

Women and War

Evelyne Accad College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

From  Nathan Sonnenschein on 10/15/2020 0 plays 0  

Multinationals and Globalization

Global Studies Lecture Series: Fred M. Gottheil Economics, UIUC

From  Nathan Sonnenschein on 10/15/2020 2 plays 0  

Women in the Islamic World

Lynn Welchman Senior Lecturer of Law, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London

From  Nathan Sonnenschein on 10/15/2020 0 plays 0  

The Rebirth of History: Global Organized Crime and the Fall of Communism

Misha Glenny Journalist and Historian of the Balkans and the Collapse of Communism in Eastern Europe

From  Nathan Sonnenschein on 10/15/2020 0 plays 0  

US-Arab Relations

Hafez Al Mirazi Host of Al-Jazeera Television Talk Show "From Washington"

From  Nathan Sonnenschein on 10/15/2020 2 plays 0