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Spring 2020 | March 8 - March 14 | View Past Newsletters

 
 
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CGS Announcements
 
 

SAVE THE DATE: 
Illinois Global Institute Career Day
March 27, 2020, 8:30am-6:00pm
Illini Union, Room 405
Register HERE

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Events This Week
 
 
 
 
 

International Women's Day Celebration
March 9th, 3:30-5pm 
Levis Faculty Center, Room 300

Join the Women and Gender in Global Perspectives Program and the Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities at their annual event bringing together faculty, staff, students, and community members to recognize people who have made a difference in academia.

 
 
 
 
 
 

Workshop on International Virtual Exchanges and Curriculum Development
March 10, 9-10:30am
Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building

The European Union Center would like faculty and staff who support the internationalization of the curriculum as well as faculty development and global partnerships to join an upcoming discussion of how to imagine, organize, and fund remote teaching collaborations with scholars around the globe.

 
 
 
 
 
 

The Meaning of the Delhi Violence: an India Studies Fund lecture by Professor Rajmohan Gandhi
March 10, 5:30pm
Room 1024, Chemistry Annex 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 

Friday Forum |  How I Practice My Politics
March 13, 12pm
Latzer Hall, University YMCA

The Spring 2020 Friday Forum series will highlight the work of change-makers in our community. Hear from leaders who are putting their theories in science, technology, education or social justice into practice. 

 
 
 
 
 
 
Upcoming Events
 
 
 
 
 

Teaching about the Middle East: Strategies for Sustainability and Self-Care
March 24, 4pm
Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building

In this presentation, Prof. Dorroll will share strategies to help teachers at all levels & student teachers create a supportive space for them to discuss these challenges, as well as begin to develop goals & identify potential strategies for productive student dialogue around difficult topics. Prof. Dorroll draws upon her own experiences teaching Islamic Studies & will share examples of in-class student activities for structured dialogue & multiple-viewpoint reflection that can be adapted to a variety of topics. 

 
 
 
 
 
 

WGGP 40th Anniversary Symposium
March 26, 9:00am-5:30pm
Latzer Hall, University YMCA

RSVP HERE 

 
 
 
 
 
 

6th Annual International Food Security Symposium
March 31-April 1
College of ACES Library, 1101 S. Goodwin, Urbana, IL


An upcoming symposium hosted by the College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences (ACES) will further the University of Illinois’ interdisciplinary work towards food security.

 
 
 
 
 
 
Opportunities for University of Illinois Students and Faculty
 
 

Graduate College Grants & Fellowships: 2019-20 Competition Schedule

Graduate Minor in Global Studies (Ongoing)