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Fall 2017 | November 5 - November 11  View Past Newsletters

In This Issue
CGS Announcements

Roundtable: “Survey Data and Soft Power: The Place of Quantitative Analysis in Global Governance"

November 14
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Gregory Hall, Room 100


The U.S. Withdrawal from UNESCO: Multidisciplinary Perspectives on Achievements, Controversies, Challenges and Aspirations of this Global Organization

November 15
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
iSchool, Room 126


Center for Global Studies Global Intersections
Application deadline: November 17

Events This Week

The Making of International Human Rights

November 6
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Illini Union, Room 210

Steven Jensen will speak about his new award-winning book “The Making of International Human Rights: The 1930s, Decolonization, and the Reconstruction of Global Values.” Light refreshments will be served after the talk.

Sponsor: Women & Gender in Global Perspectives Program; co-sponsors: African American Studies, Center for African Studies, Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, Center for Global Studies, Russian, East European, and Eurasian Center, Department of Political Science, European Union Center, LAS Global Studies, Lemann Institute for Brazilian Studies, School of Social Work


Films of the Revolution: Yo Soy Cuba

November 7
7:00 pm
Art Theater

Introduction by Austin McCann, Q&A facilitated by Lilya Kaganovsky and Dara Goldman

Sponsor: 19172017


Natural Disasters, Governmental Duties and Food Emergencies

November 7
4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
ACES Library, Monsanto Room

Hilal Elver will present this seminar series event.

Sponsor: Division of Nutritional Sciences; co-sponsor: International Food Security at Illinois


Alleviating Food Insecurity through Multiple Program Participation: What Can We Learn About Treatment Effects If Treatments Are Unobserved?

November 8
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mumford Hall, Room 103

Brent Kreider will present this seminar series event.

Sponsor: Division of Nutritional Sciences; co-sponsor: International Food Security at Illinois

Upcoming Events

Savvy Researcher Workshops

November 17 - November 18:
Indigenous (Latin) America: Territories, Knowledge, and Voices

December 1:
Community and Faculty Closing Roundtable For Ten Days that Shook the World, Ten Days that Shake the Campus

December 13:
Black Square Opera Workshop

Opportunities for University of Illinois Students and Faculty

2nd Annual Society of Global Scholars Conference
Deadline: November 15

Assistant Professor in International Studies at University of California Irvine
Deadline: December 31