Rohatyn Center for Global Affairs Sponsored Events Calendar

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2017-2018 EVENTS
September

Monday, 9/4, 1–3 p.m.
Robert A. Jones ’59 House Conference Room
Rohatyn Center for Global Affairs Open House during MiddView. 

Thursday, 9/14, 12:30 p.m.
Hillcrest 103
Howard E. Woodin Environmental Studies Colloquium “Environment and Power in the Soviet Arctic” by Andy Bruno, assistant professor of history and faculty associate in environmental studies, Northern Illinois University.

Thursday, 9/14, 4:30-6 p.m.
Atwater Dining Hall
Reception for returned study abroad students; IGS and IPE faculty.

Tuesday, 9/19, 5:00 p.m.
Robert A. Jones ’59 House Conference Room
RCGA Research Grant Information Session.

Monday, 9/25, 4:30 p.m.
Robert A. Jones ’59 House Conference Room
Lecture “’Nelson Mandela’: Nostalgia for the “Good Old Days” of State Song Patronage and Censorship in Tanzania” by Frank Gunderson, Florida State University.

October

Monday, 10/2, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Atwater Dining Hall
Dinner and Student Panel on "Being Abroad in the Trump Era."

Tuesday, 10/3
Lunchtime, Location TBD
Lecture “Russian Women as Mothers, Consumers, Citizens and Patients: Childbirth in St. Petersburg” by Anna Temkina, European University at St. Petersburg.

Tuesday, 10/3, 5:00 p.m.
Robert A. Jones ’59 House Conference Room
Lecture “Black is Beautiful in Arabic: Radwa Ashour and Al-Aswad al-Jamil” by Michelle Hartman, Institute of Islamic Studies, McGill University. 

Friday, 10/6, 12:15-1:30 p.m.
Robert A. Jones ’59 House Conference Room
International and Global Studies Colloquium lecture “Zimbabwe as a 'Race State': The Troubled History of Racializing International Relations” by Timothy Scarnecchia, Department of History, Kent State University.

Monday, 10/9, 4:30 p.m.
Robert A. Jones ’59 House Conference Room
Lecture "Georgia's Economic Development" by Lado Gurgenidze, CEO of Libert Capital LLC, former prime minister of Georgia (2007-2008).

Tuesday, 10/10, 4:30 p.m.
Robert A. Jones ’59 House Conference Room
Lecture by Maya Joshi, Department of English, Lady Shri Ram College, University of Delhi.

Thursday, 10/12, 4:30 p.m.
Robert A. Jones ’59 House Conference Room
Lecture “Rock and roll al ritmo de (las piedras rodantes y) los hijos del período especial" by Jeremias Gamboa, independent writer (Peruvian).

Thursday, 10/26, 4:30 p.m.
Robert A. Jones ’59 House Conference Room
Lecture “Race Matters in France” by Pap Ndiaye, French Historian, Institut d'Études Politiques (Paris); and Visiting Professor, Northwestern University.

November

Thursday, 11/9, 4:30 p.m.
Robert A. Jones '59 House Conference Room
Lecture on the Uyghur community in northwest China by Aynur Kadir, media anthropologist and PhD student, Simon Fraser University, Canada.

Friday, 11/10, 12–6 p.m.
Robert A. Jones '59 House Conference Room
Sixth annual IP&E symposium, “The United States and Global Trade: Winners, Losers and the Way Forward.”

Tuesday, 11/14, 4:30 p.m.
Robert A. Jones '59 House Conference Room
Future of the Past event celebrating 150th anniversary of “Das Kapital” (Karl Marx) with Amanda Gregg and Leila Davis, assistant professors of economics, Middlebury College.

December

TBA

January

Wednesday-Thursday, January 24–25, 2018
Robert A. Jones '59 House Conference Room
Student-Run Global Affairs Conference

February

TBA

March

TBA

April

TBA

May

TBA

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Rohatyn Center for Global Affairs

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