International Studies Research Lab 2018
Dates: July 8 - July 20
Application Deadline: April 15
The Center for Global Studies, International & Area Studies Library,
and Russian, East European & Eurasian Center at the University
of Illinois Urbana-Champaign are pleased to announce fellowships
and research honoraria to support the internationalization of community
colleges nationwide. We invite applications from faculty, librarians,
and administrators interested in expanding global studies curricula,
instruction in less commonly taught languages, library collections, or
international education programs at their home institutions. Participation
in ISRL provides resources and time for research otherwise unavailable
to applicants. Fellows will have the opportunity to work one-on-one
with international and area studies reference librarians and explore the
unlimited print and online resources at the University Library.
Co-sponsored by the Center for African Studies, Center for East Asian and Pacific Studies, Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, and the European Union Center.
April 12, 3:00-4:30pm
Illini Union - Room 404
Since the 2016 election, political journalists have been operating in a whirlwind of Tweets, leaks, investigations, and shattered norms of governance. Please join a panel discussion hosted by the College of Media’s Department of Journalism that will address the challenges and implications of that whirlwind for journalism and for democratic life.
April 13, 6:00-8:00pm
Music Building - Room 0359
Dr. Schultz is an Associate Professor of Music at Stanford University. She received her Ph.D in Ethnomusicology from UIUC. Her lecture is entitled "Your New Home": Gender, Emotion, and Memory in Indian Jewish Wedding Songs.
Opportunities for University of Illinois Students and Faculty
Intensive Foreign Language Instruction Program
Register by May 1, 2018
The Intensive Foreign Language Instruction Program offers low-cost classes in French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Arabic, Latin, Greek, Chinese, Korean, Russian, Hindi and ESL. Courses are taught by UIUC instructors. Open to everyone; not for credit, just for fun! Courses are held May 14 - June 1.
Education and Professional Training Program for New Translators of Greek Literature
Application Due May 17, 2018
Fullbright Grants for Research, Study, and Arts
Application Due July 16, 2018
TURK 490 - Special Topics in Turkish: Language and Culture in Turkey
Fall 2018 Course
Save the Date: Framing the Global Conference at Indiana University - Bloomington
September 27 - 30, 2018
Graduate Minor in Global Studies (Ongoing)