Rohatyn Center for Global Affairs Sponsored Events Calendar

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September 2018

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

Thursday, 9/13, 4:30 p.m.
Atwater Dining Hall
Reception for returned study abroad students; IGS and IPE faculty.

Wednesday, 9/19, 12:15 p.m.
Robert A. Jones ’59 House Conference Room
Hot Topics Lunch and Discussion
- Exclusively for Students.

Wednesday, 9/26, 4:30 p.m.
Robert A. Jones ’59 House Conference Room
Lecture "Towards a Palestinian Third Cinema" by Nadia Yaqub, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill.

Thursday, 9/27, 4:30 p.m.
Robert A. Jones ’59 House Conference Room
Lecture "Healers, Witches or Women: Intercultural health and urban folk medicine in Quito" by Mario Portugal Ramirez.

Friday, 9/28, 12:15 p.m.
Robert A. Jones ’59 House Conference Room
International and Global Studies Colloquium lecture by Daniel Silva, assistant professor of Spanish, Middlebury College.

October 2018

Thursday, 10/4, 4:30 p.m.
Robert A. Jones ’59 House Conference Room
Lecture "Gibran in Brazilby Wail S. Hassan, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champagne.

Wednesday, 10/10, 12:15 p.m.
Robert A. Jones ’59 House Conference Room
Hot Topics Lunch and Discussion
 - Exclusively for Students.

Wednesday-Thursday, 10/16-10/17
Robert A. Jones ’59 House Conference Room
Symposium "Atlantic World Forum: Reimagining the Online Scholarly Roundtable, Reshaping the Global Digital Humanities, Reframing Circum-Atlantic Cultural Histories."

Friday, 10/19, 12:15 p.m.
Robert A. Jones ’59 House Conference Room
Panel "1948 Palestine and Beyond" with Laila Parsons, McGill University, and Abdel Razzaq  Takriti, University of Houston.

Monday, 10/22, 4:30 p.m.
Robert A. Jones ’59 House Conference Room
Lecture "Memory, Identity, and Style: How to write about Peruvian Reality in the 21st Century" by Iván Daniel Thays Vélez, author.

Friday, 10/26, 12:15 p.m.
Robert A. Jones ’59 House Conference Room
Seventh Annual International Politics and Economics Symposium.

Saturday, 10/27, 12-4 p.m.
Robert A. Jones ’59 House Conference Room
First Annual Day of Learning on Global Cultures in memory of Juana Gamero de Coca with presentations by Carmen de la Guardia-Herrero and Laura Agustín.

November 2018

Friday, 11/2, 12:15 p.m.
Robert A. Jones ’59 House Conference Room
International and Global Studies Colloquium lecture.

Monday, 11/5, 4:30 p.m.
Robert A. Jones ’59 House Conference Room
Lecture "We Crossed a Bridge and it Trembled: Voices from Syria" by Wendy Pearlman, Northwestern University.

Wednesday, 11/7, 12:15 p.m.
Robert A. Jones ’59 House Conference Room
Hot Topics Lunch and Discussion
 - Exclusively for Students.

Friday, 11/9, 12:15 p.m.
Robert A. Jones ’59 House Conference Room
International and Global Studies Colloquium lecture Coisas Nossas: Foreign Labor and the Emergence of Film Industries in Latin America” by Nicolas Poppe, assistant professor of Spanish, Middlebury College.

Tuesday, 11/13, 4:30 p.m.
Robert A. Jones ’59 House Conference Room
Future of the Past series.

Monday, 11/15, 4:30 p.m.
MCFA Sabra Fields Lecture Room
Lecture "Emperor and Poet: Mansa Musa, Al Saheli, and the Unlikely 1325 Friendship that Built Timbuktu and the Mali Empire" by Suzanne Preston BlierHarvard University.

Thursday, 11/29, 4:30 p.m.
Robert A. Jones ’59 House Conference Room
Lecture on Study Abroad by Talya Zemach Bersin, Yale University.

Friday, 11/30, 12:15 p.m.
Robert A. Jones ’59 House Conference Room
International and Global Studies Colloquium lecture by Erin Sassin, assistant professor of history of art & architecture, Middlebury College.

December 2018

Wednesday, 12/5, 12:15 p.m.
Robert A. Jones ’59 House Conference Room
Hot Topics Lunch and Discussion
 - Exclusively for Students.

January 2019

Wednesday-Thursday, 1/23–24
Robert A. Jones '59 House Conference Room
Student-Run Global Affairs Conference.

February 2019

Events to come.

March 2019

Thursday–Saturday, 3/7-9
Robert A. Jones '59 House Conference Room
RCGA's Annual International Conference “Migration, Displacement, and Belonging: Challenging the Paradigms.”

April 2019

Events to come.

May 2019

Events to come.

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Rohatyn Center for Global Affairs

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148 Hillcrest Road
Middlebury College
Middlebury, VT 05753
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