Center for Global Studies

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Monday, September 24, 2018

Tuesday, September 25, 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, September 26, 2018

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • Main Library, Room 106

    Globalizing Knowledge Series: Debate on the Meaning of Global/Globalizing Knowledge Nicholas C. Burbules, Andrew Orta, Steve Witt, and Assata Zerai will discuss the meaning of Global/Globalizing Knowledge.

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm   1:00 PM
    • Main Library, Room 106

    When we talk about global knowledge, and about the action of globalizing knowledge, what do we mean? How do we think of this in terms of the responsibility of the University in generating global knowledge? What do we think in terms of knowledge flows and in terms of responsibilities of educators, intellectuals and marketers of global knowledge?

    • 3:00 pm   5:00 pm
    • Room 309, Main Library

    Meet with the Graduate College's thesis coordinator at the Main Library. Open office hours are available for graduate students to learn more about the thesis process and ask questions.

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

Thursday, September 27, 2018

    • 10:00 - 11:30 am
    • Virtual - Blackboard Ultra link will be sent to participants

    In this virtual Blackboard Ultra session, panelists from the publishing industry will discuss how emerging market, technological, regional, educational, and other trends are impacting the global publishing landscape. This discussion will contextualize emerging publishing trends across several sectors and regions for interested scholars, educators, and professionals.

    • 4:00 pm
    • Room 66, Main Library

    At 4:00 pm on September 27, 2018, the Department of Asian American Studies will host the 11th Annual Balgopal Lecture on Human Rights and Asian Americans. The Balgopal Lecture is sponsored by a generous grant from Drs. Pallassana and Shyamala Balgopal and aims to bolster the community of scholarship at Illinois by bringing exceptional speakers to campus each fall.

Saturday, September 29, 2018

Monday, October 1, 2018

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Friday, October 5, 2018

Monday, October 8, 2018

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Thursday, October 11, 2018

    • 10:00 - 11:30 am
    • Virtual - Blackboard Ultra link will be sent to participants

    The Slavic Reference Service will host a workshop addressing the current state of digitization and digital collections in the area of Baltic Studies. The workshop will include expert panelists from institutions that collect and digitize materials from the Baltic countries and diaspora communities who will discuss their activities in the field.

    • 3:00 pm
    • International Studies Building, Room 314

Friday, October 12, 2018

    • 3:00 pm   5:00 pm
    • Reading Room 200, Main Library

    This social event connects graduate students with faculty advisors, librarians, and campus representatives from the Graduate College and Writers Workshop. Lightning talks on research funding opportunities and writing support are included.

Saturday, October 13, 2018

Monday, October 15, 2018

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

    • 12:00 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).

    • 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

Monday, October 29, 2018

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Thursday, November 1, 2018

Friday, November 2, 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!

Thursday, November 8, 2018

    • 7:00 pm
    • Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory Street, Urbna.

    Description: In 2003, Mrs. B. left her husband and two sons behind in North Korea and was sold into marriage. A decade later, she's running a robust trafficking business from a small farm in northern China. This film is a closely observed verite portrait of a world-weary woman who finds herself between countries, worlds, and families. The result is a powerful look at the

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!

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.

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

    • 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.

Tuesday, December 4, 2018