Women and Gender in Global Perspectives Program (WGGP)


Tuesday, April 13, 2021

  • "From Here" film director Christina Antonakos-Wallace and film subjects Tania Mattos and Sonny Singh
    • 3:00 - 5:30 pm
    • https://illinois.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_kAjq1kujRNC3__nnQfBcYA

    Illinois Global Institute and Humanities Research Institute are proud to sponsor a screening and Q & A session for the documentary film From Here, a hopeful story of four young artists and activists from immigrant families redefining belonging in an era of rising nationalism globally. For more information go to https://go.illinois.edu/FromHere

Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Friday, April 16, 2021

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

  • Peter Gleick
    • 12:00 pm

    April 20th @ 12:00pm | JACS/iSEE Congress lecture presented by Dr. Peter Gleick. Freshwater has played a central role in human evolution, the rise and fall of civilizations, the revolutions of chemistry, physics, and biology, and the complex challenges facing modern society. Dr. Gleick will offer a look at this role, address the current water crises facing the planet

Friday, April 23, 2021

  • banner photo of President Biden and event title President Biden: First 100 Days
    • 12:00 pm
    • https://illinois.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_4pWoS64KRXCfMHKk3vuJ0Q

    The Women and Gender in Global Perspectives Program and The Center for Social and Behavioral Science at the University of Illinois are hosting a panel on “President Biden: First 100 Days”, with a focus on how social issues, particularly those related to women and gender, are developing/progressing. The event will take place on April 23rd at 12pm via Zoom webinar

Tuesday, May 11, 2021

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • https://forms.gle/A8g6oyQv4jQjrqxN9

    May 11th guest speaker Dr. Ruby Mendenhall is an Associate Professor in Sociology, African American Studies, Urban and Regional Planning, and Social Work. Dr. Mendenhall will speak about her interdisciplinary work that focuses on issues of social inequality and economic mobility.