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Cameron McCarthy, "Burnished Ornamentalism: The Social Aesthetics of Postcolonial Elite Schools in Globalizing Circumstances"

This presentation addresses the matter of the management and conservation of histories (“burnished ornamentalism”) in three school sites: in Barbados, India…

From  Maria Dorofeeva on 10/6/2021 3 plays 0  

UIUC IGI Summer 2021 Global Educators Workshop - Day 2

Zoom Recording of the UIUC Illinois Global Institute Summer 2021 Global Educators Workshop - Day 2. Agenda: 10am - 10:45am Keynote: Margaret Njeru, Senior Lecturer, School of Education, Riara…

From  IGI-info IGI-info on 07/21/2021 2 plays 0  

UIUC IGI Summer 2021 Global Educators Workshop

Zoom Recording of University of Illinois - Illinois Global Institute Summer 2021 Global Educators workshop. Day 1 Agenda 10am to 10:45am Keynote: Caitlyn Clarke, Teaching Assistant Professor,…

From  IGI-info IGI-info on 07/20/2021 3 plays 0  

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 9 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 10 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 11 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 10 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 16 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 12 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 2 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  

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

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Women and War

Evelyne Accad College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

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Multinationals and Globalization

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

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Women in the Islamic World

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

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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

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US-Arab Relations

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

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U.S. Immigration Policy: Challenges for the 21st Century

Susan Forbes Martin Executive Director of Institute for the Study of International Migration Organization: Global Studies Initiative

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Children and War

Mattito Watson Deputy Field Office Director for Save the Children/U.S. Organization: Global Studies Initiative

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Globalization from Below

Luis Macas Ecuadoran Indigenous Leader and Human Rights Activist Global Studies Initiative

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