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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
 
 
 
 
 
November 14, 12pm
101 International Studies Building
 
Achieving food security continues to be a daunting challenge for the African continent. But, while the challenge is enormous, so are the opportunities. This talk will cover the innovations and initiatives that stand to be most beneficial to Africa as it strives to meet the challenge of feeding its growing population.
 
 
 
 
 
 

Arabic Conversation Table: "Religious Diversity in the Arab World"
November 14, 4-5pm
Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building

The Middle East is the birthplace of Christianity, Islam, and Judaism. At this conversation table, religious diversity in several Arabic countries will be discussed.

 
 
 
 
 
 
Upcoming Events
 
 
 
Lecture Series by Visiting Professors from Stockholm University
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November 26, 4pm
230 Davenport Hall
 
November 27, 4pm
1005 Forbes Natural History Building
 
November 28, 12pm
230 Davenport Hall 
 
 
 
 
 
 

FLAS Fellowship Info Sessions
November 27 & 28, 4-5:00pm
101 International Studies Building

FLAS Fellowships support graduate and undergraduate study in modern foreign languages in combination with area studies, international studies, or international or area aspects of professional studies.

 
 
 
 
 
 
Opportunities for University of Illinois Students and Faculty
 
 
 

Intensive Foreign Language Instruction Program (IFLIP)
Classes will meet January 2-11, 2019, 3.5 hours per day (M-F.)

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)