Center for Global Studies

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Monday, October 15, 2018

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

    • 12:00 - 1:15 pm
    • College of Law Auditorium, 504 E. Pennsylvania, Champaign

    "#MeToo and Academia" Series. This is one of two events this year. The next event will take place on February 13th at noon. Speakers include: Suja Thomas (College of Law, Illinois); Lesley Wexler (College of Law, Illinois); Andrea Miller (Department of Psychology, Illinois); Ran Hao (Institute of Legal Studies, Chinese Academy of Social Science).

    • 12:00 pm
    • College of Law Auditorium, 504 E. Pennsylvania, Champaign, IL 61820

    "#MeToo and Academia" Series. This is one of two events this year. The next event will take place on February 13th at noon.

    • 6:00 - 7:00 pm
    • La Casa Cultural Latina, 1203 West Nevada Street, Urbana IL 61801

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Friday, October 19, 2018

Saturday, October 20, 2018

Sunday, October 21, 2018

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Monday, October 29, 2018

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Thursday, November 1, 2018

    • 2:00 - 3:30 pm
    • Main Library 106

    The Research Spotlight Series explores the research process of scholars across disciplines by highlighting their scholarly works. Dr. Antoinette Burton, professor in the Department of History, will talk about her research process in writing her latest book, "An ABC of Queen Victoria's Empire: Or a Primer of Conquest, Dissent and Disruption."

    • 7:00 - 9:00 pm
    • Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum. 600 S. Gregort St., Urbana, IL 61801.

    • 7:00 pm
    • 1090 Lincoln Hall, 702 S Wright St, Urbana, IL 61801

    Please join us for a screening of the Saudia Arabian film Wadjda. A discussion will follow the film.

Friday, November 2, 2018

Monday, November 5, 2018

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

    • 10:00 am
    • EUC Facebook Page

    Questions about the MA in EU Studies Program or Five-Year BA/MA program? Ask them from the convenience of your home computer at the EU Center’s Facebook page at 9-11 a.m. Our experienced academic advisors will be standing by!

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

    • 1:30
    • Main Library 308

    The Slavic Reference Service will host Yukhym Melamed, an expert on Ukrainian archives to discuss research and access. This event is intended to assist scholars of Ukrainian and Jewish studies in navigating research in these archives.

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Friday, November 9, 2018

Saturday, November 10, 2018

Monday, November 12, 2018

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

    • 10:00 am
    • EUC Facebook Page

    Questions about the MA in EU Studies Program or Five-Year BA/MA program? Ask them from the convenience of your home computer at the EU Center’s Facebook page at 9-11 a.m. Our experienced academic advisors will be standing by!

Monday, November 26, 2018

    • 4:00 pm
    • Davenport Hall, Room 230, 607 S Mathews Ave, Urbana, IL 61801

    Join our Swedish colleagues Dr. Mattias Frihammar, Dr. Lars Kaijser, Dr. Fredrick Krohn-Andersson, and Dr. Maja Lagerqvist for an informal discussion of the cultural concept of darkness and the ways it intersects cultural heritage management.

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

    • 10:00 am
    • EUC Facebook Page

    Questions about the MA in EU Studies Program or Five-Year BA/MA program? Ask them from the convenience of your home computer at the EU Center’s Facebook page at 9-11 a.m. Our experienced academic advisors will be standing by!

    • 4:00 - 5:00 pm
    • Room 101, International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign, IL 61820

    Learn more about the FLAS fellowships, available to students who wish to learn a less commonly taught language.

    • 4:00 pm
    • Forbes Building, room 1005, 1816 S Oak St, Champaign, IL 61820

    Mattias Frihammar, Lars Kaijser and Maja Lagerqvist, all from Stockholm University, are currently developing a research project on so-called “invasive species.” When there are no so-called natural enemies in the new environment, invasive species can massively expand. For their example they are working on the flower, lupine, which is regarded as invasive.

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

    • 12:00 pm
    • Davenport Hall, room 230, 607 S Mathews Ave, Urbana, IL 61801

    This presentation will discuss the different ways that the public aquariums engage the visitors in this effort. Dr. Lars Kaijser of Stockholm University will argue for an understanding of their engagement through the concepts of banal sustainability and domestication. He will also discuss how this encompasses an aesthetization of the problems of plastic waste.

    • 4:00 - 5:00 pm
    • Room 101, International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign, IL 61820

    Learn more about the FLAS fellowships, available to students who wish to learn a less commonly taught language.

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Monday, December 3, 2018

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Thursday, December 6, 2018

Friday, April 26, 2019

Saturday, April 27, 2019

Sunday, April 28, 2019