Events

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Upcoming Events

Perspectives on the Korean Peninsula
Friday,  January 19, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

CBR Info Session
Friday,  January 19, 2018,  2:00 PM - 3:00 PM   | John Evans Center

CHSS Workshop: Nitsan Chorev, "Foreign aid in comparative-historical perspective: The case of local pharmaceutical production in East Africa"
Friday,  January 19, 2018,  3:00 PM - 4:30 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

GESI Info session
Tuesday,  January 23, 2018,  12:30 PM - 1:30 PM   | 1800 Sherman Avenue

Forum Language Tables: Arabic, Chinese, Italian, Hindi-Urdu & Turkish
Tuesday,  January 23, 2018,  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM   | Allison Residential Community

Forum Language Tables: English (ESL), French, German Portuguese, Spanish & Swahili
Wednesday,  January 24, 2018,  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM   | Allison Residential Community

Nao Lecture: Tatiana Seijas
Wednesday,  January 24, 2018,  5:00 PM - 7:00 PM   | Harris Hall

The Pathways of Sexual Globalization: Interactions between North and South
Friday,  January 26, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

CHSS Workshop: Andreas Wimmer, "Nation building: why some countries come together while others fall apart"
Friday,  January 26, 2018,  3:00 PM - 4:30 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

"Power, Proximity, and Prejudice: A Tardean Analysis of How Google Search Terms Diffuse Across the World" Andreas Wimmer – Columbia University (Cosponsored with CHSS Workshop)
Friday,  January 26, 2018,  3:00 PM - 4:30 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

Undergraduate Language Grant - Application Deadline
Tuesday,  January 30, 2018,  (All Day)  

Boundaries of History: Education, group identity, and women's historical knowledge in Western Uganda, 1800-1960s
Tuesday,  January 30, 2018,  3:00 PM - 4:00 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

2 FEB 2018: Ben Valentino – Dartmouth College (Cosponsored with IR Speaker Series)
Friday,  February 2, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM  

Technology and Child Development: Evidence from Chile, Peru, and Romania
Friday,  February 2, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

Buffett Climate Change Reading Group - Power in a Warming World
Monday,  February 5, 2018,  3:00 PM - 4:00 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

Constructing a Global Right to the City: Cultural Power and Diffusion of an Urban Development Model
Tuesday,  February 6, 2018,  3:00 PM - 4:00 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

Forum Language Tables: Arabic, Chinese, Italian, Hindi-Urdu & Turkish
Tuesday,  February 6, 2018,  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM   | Allison Residential Community

Language Tables: English (ESL), French, German Portuguese, Spanish & Swahili
Wednesday,  February 7, 2018,  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM   | Allison Residential Community

CHSS Manuscript Workshop: Monica Prasad, "Starving the Beast: A History of the 1981 Ronald Reagan Tax Cut"
Thursday,  February 8, 2018,  (All Day)   | 1902 Sheridan Road

Kathleen Marie Foody: Islamophilia - Imagining Islam through Public Diplomacy
Thursday,  February 8, 2018,  12:30 PM - 2:00 PM   | Scott Hall

The Breakdown of International Treaties
Friday,  February 9, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

CHSS Workshop: Alex Hertel-Fernandez
Friday,  February 9, 2018,  3:00 PM - 4:30 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

Traversing Boundaries between the Public and the Private: The Case of Female Mukhtars in Turkey — Senem Yıldırım
Monday,  February 12, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

GESI Info session
Tuesday,  February 13, 2018,  12:30 PM - 1:30 PM   | 1800 Sherman Avenue

Reshaping Adolescents' Gender Attitudes in India through a School-Based Program
Friday,  February 16, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

CHSS Book Club: Paul Frymer, "Building an American Empire"
Friday,  February 16, 2018,  3:00 PM - 4:30 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

Forum Language Tables: Arabic, Chinese, Italian, Hindi-Urdu & Turkish
Tuesday,  February 20, 2018,  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM   | Allison Residential Community

Language Tables: English (ESL), French, German Portuguese, Spanish & Swahili
Wednesday,  February 21, 2018,  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM   | Allison Residential Community

GESI Info session- Last info session of the year!
Thursday,  February 22, 2018,  12:30 PM - 1:30 PM   | 1800 Sherman Avenue

Voices of Experience: The Value of Foreign Languages in the Working World
Thursday,  February 22, 2018,  6:00 PM - 8:00 PM   | Kresge Hall

Visions of Order: Collective Beliefs and International Relations beyond Westphalia
Friday,  February 23, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

23 FEB: Christian Davenport – University of Michigan (Co-sponsored with CHSS Working Group)
Friday,  February 23, 2018,  3:00 PM - 4:30 PM  

CHSS Workshop: Christian Davenport
Friday,  February 23, 2018,  3:00 PM - 4:30 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

Elif Batuman reads from her novel The Idiot (MENA Monday Night at the Evanston Public Library)
Monday,  February 26, 2018,  6:00 PM - 7:30 PM  

Vincent Lloyd: Black Dignity - On Paul Robeson and International Law
Wednesday,  February 28, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

A Conversation with Strobe Talbott
Thursday,  March 1, 2018,  4:00 PM - 5:30 PM   | James L Allen Center

Self-Selection in Corrupt Judicial Systems: Evidence from Ukraine
Friday,  March 2, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

Buffett Climate Change Reading Group - The Sixth Extinction
Monday,  March 5, 2018,  3:00 PM - 4:00 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

Forum Language Tables: Arabic, Chinese, Italian, Hindi-Urdu & Turkish
Tuesday,  March 6, 2018,  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM   | Allison Residential Community

Language Tables: English (ESL), French, German Portuguese, Spanish & Swahili
Wednesday,  March 7, 2018,  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM   | Allison Residential Community

Local Politics in Turkey: Finding a Space to "Act For" Women
Friday,  March 9, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

Artist Talk: Işıl Eğrikavuk
Friday,  March 9, 2018,  6:00 PM - 7:00 PM   | Block Museum of Art, Mary and Leigh

'Who Needs to Do What Differently?' Seminar: Todd Rogers (Harvard)
Tuesday,  March 13, 2018,  3:30 PM - 5:00 PM   | Annenberg Hall

CHSS Workshop: David Bateman
Friday,  April 13, 2018,  3:00 PM - 4:30 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

Kate Ramsey: Powers of Imagination and Afro-Caribbean Healing in the Eighteenth- and Early Nineteenth-Century Atlantic
Thursday,  April 19, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

"Toward a Criminology of Genocide" by Professor Hollie Nyseth Brehm (The Ohio State University)
Friday,  April 20, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM   | Scott Hall

When Law is Not Enough: Controversies over Muslim Rights in the US — Nadia Marzouki (MENA Monday Night at the Evanston Public Library)
Monday,  April 23, 2018,  6:00 PM - 7:30 PM  

Buffett Award Lecture: Fred Swaniker
Tuesday,  April 24, 2018,  7:00 PM - 8:30 PM   | Scott Hall

"Leader Punishment in Civil War" by Alyssa K. Prorok – Univ. of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign)
Friday,  April 27, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM  

Religious Freedom in Arab States: Who Is Free and What Are They Free to Do? A Talk by Nathan Brown (MENA Monday Night at the Evanston Public Library)
Monday,  May 7, 2018,  6:00 PM - 7:30 PM  

Chicago area Comparative and Historical Social Sciences Conference
Friday,  May 11, 2018,  (All Day)   | Scott Hall

Regional Colloquium on Global Capitalism and Law
Thursday,  May 31, 2018,  (All Day)  

Regional Colloquium on Global Capitalism and Law
Friday,  June 1, 2018,  (All Day)  

Symposium: Rethinking the 'Muslim World': Concepts, History, Law, Politics.”
Thursday,  June 7, 2018,  (All Day)  

Irfan Ahmad: TBA
Monday,  November 12, 2018,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM