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CGS Announcements

Globalizing Knowledge Series: Debate on the Meaning of Global/Globalizing Knowledge

September 26, 12 - 1 pm
Main Library, Room 106

Events This Week
101 International Studies Building
Sponsored by Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (CLACS)
EUC Fall Reception
September 20, 4:30-6:00pm
Pine Lounge, Illini Union
Help the EUC celebrate the new semester, their new Title VI NRC & FLAS grants, their new Jean Monnet Center of Excellence grant and designation and kick off their 20th anniversary year. 
Latzer Hall - University YMCA, 1001 S. Wright Street, Champaign, IL

The fall Friday Forum series will take place on Fridays from September 14 through October 26

September 21st: Ann-Perry Witmer, P.E., M.S., and Illinois Water Scholar, Institute for Sustainability, Energy and Environment, University of Illinois, giving a talk entitled, “Global Development vs. Global Engagement: A contextual perspective from the field”

Upcoming Events

11th Annual Balgopal Lecture | "The Price of Acceptability: On the History of South Asian Immigration and Racialization in the U.S."
September 27, 4pm
Main Library, Room 66

In this lecture, Bald will draw upon past and ongoing historical research to trace out the ways that, for more than a century, South Asians have been simultaneously celebrated and vilified in U.S. popular culture and accepted only within narrowly and purposefully drawn limits as immigrants and citizens. 

Opportunities for University of Illinois Students and Faculty

Publishing Opportunity for Undergraduate Students - Southern California International Review 
Submission Deadline: September 19, 2018

Save the Date: Framing the Global Conference at Indiana University - Bloomington
September 27 - 30, 2018 

Gilman International Scholarship
Application Due: October 2, 2018

Call for Papers - St. Antony’s International Review (STAIR)
Submission Deadline: October 12, 2018

Graduate Minor in Global Studies (Ongoing)

Fall 2018 Courses of Interest for Global Studies:
UP 199: Race and The Global City
MACS 199: Disney's Global Media
GCL 199: Intro to Public Humanities