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In This Issue
CGS Announcements

MillerComm Lecture: Facts, Objects, and Visions in the 
Design of 
Globalizing Knowledge

October 24, 2018, 4pm
Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum


Global Intersections: Student Research and Project Grants

Proposals due November 16, 2018

Events This Week
Not In My Neighbourhood: International Film Screening and Discussion 
October 22, 6-9pm
Urbana Champaign Independent Media Center (UCIMC) 
Award-winning filmmaker Kurt Orderson offers an insightful look into the lives of those struggling against the atrocities of Gentrification, Urban Renewal, Architectural Apartheid and Spatial Violence. He cohesively facilitates an international dialogue by exploring the parallels of the current urban environments in São Paulo, Cape Town, and New York.

Women in Film Middle East Film Series: Nawara
October 25, 7:00pm
1090 Lincoln Hall, 702 S Wright St.

Please join CSAMES for a screening of the Egyptian film Nawara. A discussion will follow the film.

The Women in Film Middle East Film Series features films by female directors from Egypt, Iran, Israel, Saudi Arabia, and Turkey.

Latzer Hall - University YMCA, 1001 S. Wright Street

M.J. Altman, Senior Communications Officer for the United Nations Foundation, formerly of World Food Programme USA on stories of impact and success at the U.N.

Upcoming Events
October 29, 3:00pm 
101 International Studies Building – 910 S Fifth St, Champaign


November 1, 3:30pm
Lucy Ellis Lounge (Foreign Language Building, Rm 1080)
This talk presents the results of a multi-directional research project at the Roman/Punic site of Zita, Tunisia, which is investigating the mechanics of imperial control between peer polities once one of them is vanquished.
Opportunities for University of Illinois Students and Faculty

2019-2020 Stanton Nuclear Security Fellowship
Due December 15th, 2018 

Study Abroad & Global Fieldwork for K-12 Teachers 

Global Intersection Fellowship for K-12 Teachers

GLBL 296: Women and Popular Culture in the Middle East and North Africa
Wednesdays 2:00-4:50pm, October 24th - December 12th,

11 Psychology Building - Taught by Dr. Angela Williams 

Graduate Minor in Global Studies (Ongoing)