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Fall 2018 | October 28 - November 3 View Past Newsletters

 
 
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CGS Announcements
 
 
 

Globalizing Knowledge Series: Global Knowledge and History

November 14, 2018, 12-1pm
Main Library, Room 106

 
 
 
 
 

Global Intersections: Student Research and Project Grants

Proposals due November 16, 2018

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Events This Week
 
 
 
 
 
 
The phrase "digital humanities" signals many different kinds of scholarly activity. This talk will introduce how this term has been used, some of its genealogies, and the kinds of research and teaching projects it tends to encompass. Following the initial discussion, we'll look at examples of digital humanities projects about or produced in the African Studies.
 
 
 
 
 
 

Women in Film Middle East Film Series: Wadjda
November 1, 7:00pm
1090 Lincoln Hall, 702 S Wright St.

Please join CSAMES for a screening of the Egyptian film Wadjda. 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.

 
 
 
 
November 1, 3:30pm
Davenport Hall, Room 109
 
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.
 
 
 
 
 
 
Upcoming Events
 
 
 
 
 

Maximizing the Value of an International and Area Studies Degree
November 8, 3:00-4:00pm 
University YMCA (Murphy Lounge), 1001 S Wright St, Champaign

Careers Roundtable with EU Studies Alumni

 
 
 
 
 
 
Opportunities for University of Illinois Students and Faculty
 
 
 

*Deadline Approaching*: Call for Papers: 3rd Annual Society of Global Scholars Conference, 2019, UC Santa Barbara.
Abstracts due November 1, 2018

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

Graduate Minor in Global Studies (Ongoing)