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Fall 2017 | November 12 - November 18  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

Rebetiki Istoria - Music from Greece

November 14
7:00 pm
Spurlock Museum

The Robert E. Brown Center for World Music is pleased to present REBETIKI ISTORIA, a traditional music ensemble from Athens, Greece on Tuesday, November 14, 7pm at Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana.

As part of the Gateways to World Music series, this concert is offered admission free to our campus and community. 

Sponsor: Robert E. Brown Center for World Music; co-sponsored by European Union Center, Center for Global Studies, Spurlock Museum, Program in Modern Greek Studies


The Philosophical Problems of Religious Diversity: Some Reflections in Light of India’s Historical Experience

November 16
4:00 pm
Lincoln Hall, Room 1002

Professor Dan Arnold from the University of Chicago Divinity School Department of Religion will present this lecture.

Sponsors: Department of Religion, Center for Global Studies


Indigenous (Latin) America: Territories, Knowledge, and Voices

November 17 - November 18
Various times
Illini Union, Room 314

This symposium will be broken into four different panel discussions over the two days. 

Sponsors: Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, American Indian Studies; co-sponsor: Center for Global Studies


Upcoming Events

Savvy Researcher Workshops

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

PanHellenic Scholarship Award
Deadline: January 31

Perspectives on Global Studies: Interdisciplinary and Interprofessional Approaches (GLBL 501)
Spring 2018 course