This is a reminder that the American Studies prospective graduate student and community dinner will be held on Monday, March 10th at 6pm in 1210 Heller Hall. Please RSVP today by clicking here or by replying to this email. We look forward to seeing you!
THE INSTITUTE FOR ADVANCED STUDY presents two talks by Takashi Fujitani. The first is titled "Cold War Clint: How Asia Made a Hollywood Icon, and How He Imagined Asia" and will take place on Monday, March 10th at 3:00pm in 125 Nolte Library. The second is titled "Race for Empire: Critical Book Discussion" and will be held on Tuesday, March 11th at 3:00pm in 125 Nolte. Click here for full event details.
THE SOCIETY FOR GERMAN-AMERICAN STUDIES annual symposium will be held in Milwaukee from Apirl 10th - 13th, 2014. General themes will include: the German-American press, barometers of the German-American psyche, the German language in the Americas, and the World War I era among others. Click here for full details on the symposium.
THE MIXED METHODS INTERDISCIPLINARY GRADUATE GROUP is pleased to announce the availability of funds to support University of Minnesota doctoral students. Click here to learn about the various funds and how to apply.
The CLA Graduate Research Partnership Program (GRPP) encourages graduate students enrolled in graduate programs housed within the college to partner with a College of Liberal Arts (CLA) faculty project advisor on projects of shared interest. The program provides GRPP Fellows with a summer research stipend of $4000 for summer 2014.
3RD YEAR STUDENTS: The spring semester date on which Written Preliminary Portfolio Exam materials are accepted by the department is April 1st, by 12:00pm, NOON. Those of you who did not do so in fall semester must submit your portfolio exam materials for this semester. Required: Contact Melanie (firstname.lastname@example.org) to confirm the members of your examination committee
LA RAZA STUDENT CULTURAL CENTER presents a screening of "Lost in Detention". The film is a documentary on the secretive world of immigration detention and examines Obama's immigration policies. The screening will be held on Tuesday, March 11th at 5:30pm in 211 Coffman Memorial Union. Click LostInDetentionScreening.pdf for full event details.
THE INSTITUTE FOR GLOBAL STUDIES presents Ambassador Joao Vale de Almeida giving a talk titled "Transitions in Europe and America and the Future of EU-US Relations. The talk will be held on Monday, March 10th from 12-1pm in 180 Humphrey School of Public Affairs. Click here for full event details.