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IGI Global STEAM Working Group Forum: Climate Crisis Resilience

The IGI Global STEAM Working Group presents the spring 2022 forum, Infrastructure in Health and Environmental Inequalities: Climate Crisis Resilience. A panel discussion with Dr. Karen Hardee, who…

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Russia's War on Ukraine: A Conversation with Alumnus Journalist Terrell Jermaine Starr

Part of the IGI Series on Global Responsibilities, the Russian, East European, and Eurasian Center welcomed alumnus and war correspondent Terrell Jermaine Starr for a Q&A session on Tuesday,…

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IGI Global STEAM Forum: Infrastructure in Health and Environmental Inequalities series: Housing And Racial Justice

A panel discussion dealing with Housing and Racial Justice. Part of the IGI Global STEAM Forum: Infrastructure in Health and Environmental Inequalities series. Panelists are: Jamal Russell Black,…

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CGS - Global Culture Work: Between Transnational Mobility and Local Commitments

This panel brings together dance and theater artists and arts managers based in Africa, Europe, and the Americas to discuss key conditions of their work in this “global” profession. What…

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Edward A. Kolodziej, Global Governance: Evaluating the Liberal Democratic, Chinese, and Russian Solutions (Book Launch)

How do we prevent the next pandemic? Will governments successfully tackle climate change? Will they find ways to close the gap between the haves and have-nots and to eliminate poverty? Which solution…

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Hakim Williams, "Education for Revolutionary Non-Violence"

Dr. Hakim Williams (Gettysburg College) will give a talk about education for revolutionary non-violence. An unsustainably plenteous modernity taunts our emaciated minds, bodies, and spirits.…

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Book Talk With Sonia Hernandez: For a Just and Better World: Engendering Anarchism in the Mexican Borderlands, 1900-1938

In her latest book, For a Just and Better World: Engendering Anarchism in the Mexican Borderlands, 1900-1938, Sonia Hernández tells the story of how Caritina Piña Montalvo and other…

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FLAS 2022-23 Information Session 2

Zoom recording of the Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship information session 2, held on Tuesday, November 30, 2021. This information session covers FLAS for the academic year…

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Sherry L. Martin, "Public Opinion and the Indo-Pacific's Regional Architecture"

On November 16 at 12pm on Zoom, Sherry L. Martin (Acting Asia Division Chief in the U.S. Department of State's Office of Opinion Research) will give a talk that provides a historical overview of…

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Janice Jayes, "The Migration System as Modern Feudalism"

On November 9 at 12pm on Zoom, Dr. Janice Jayes will give a talk that examines the twentieth-century regulatory framework tying humans to states, its historical formation, and how it has resulted in…

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FLAS Alumni Career Panel

On October 26 at 12pm, current and recent graduate students are invited to a career exploration panel focusing on using foreign language, area studies, and thematic studies in the job market. Join…

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CGS-Global Museum Museum Work in Light of the Pandemic and the Protest

On October 20 at 12pm, Dr. Thea Quiray Tagle (University of Massachusetts Boston), Dr. Anita Haldemann (Kunstmuseum Basel), Dr. Sooa Im McCormick (Cleveland Museum of Art), and Dr. Maureen Warren…

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Resilience in the times of COVID-`19: SwaTaleem's experience with Rural Adolescent Girls

An estimated 10 million girls in India may not return to school when they reopen after the second wave of COVID-19. Furthermore, there will be an increase of more than 30 million child brides in the…

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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…

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Wetmore Lecture - Carolina Chantrill (MUP '15)

The first speaker of the 2021-22 Wetmore Series, Department of Urban and Regional Planning alumnus Carolina Chantrill (MUP 2015), joined us virtually from Buenos Aires. Carolina joined Sustentar…

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UIUC IGI Summer 2021 Global Educators Workshop - Day 3

Zoom Recording of UIUC Illinois Global Institute Summer 2021 Global Educators Workshop - Day 3. Agenda 10am - 10:45am Co-keynote: Ellen Moodie, Associate Professor, the Anthropology Department,…

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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…

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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,…

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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,…

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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…

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Local Responses to Educational Reforms in Chicago and Chile

There is a clear interrelationship between current educational reforms and global economic movements. Educational reforms are driven by the increasing demand for meeting the…

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"International Librarianship Discussion with Clara M. Chu" hosted by the [email protected] 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…

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IGI - Global STEAM Roundtable: Science and the Global in a Brave New World

Recording of IGI Global STEAM Working Group roundtable discussion: Science and the Global in a Brave New World. Part of the Global STEAM in the Age of Crisis series.

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CGS-Impact of COVID-19 on Travel and Study Abroad in West Africa

The world is experiencing new COVID-19 waves and lockdowns. West Africa, however, is open to most travelers and remains a world leader in fighting the spread of the coronavirus. Join us for a…

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