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Panel: Violence in Mexico and the War on Drugs, Dec 1st

Riley Grittinger on November 24, 14

Where: Blegen Hall room 10 When: December 1st at 4 pm Speakers: Barbara Frey (Institute for Global Studies), Patrick McNamara (Department of...

Dec 2 Freeman Workshop--Karen Rhone on Islamic Finance

Sherry Gray on November 24, 14

Freeman Center for International Economic Policy,Humphrey School of Public Affairs, presents a Workshop on Global Policy Karen Rhone, Department of Political Science,...

Global career panel Dec 1 - World Bank, State Dept, Strategic & Intern'l Studies - all HHH students invited

Sherry Gray on November 24, 14

Dear Humphrey Students: The career development class (PA 5910) will host a panel of alumni speaking from DC on Monday, December 1...

Dec 4 Career Info Session for HHH Intern'l Students

Sherry Gray on November 24, 14

Career Info Session for HHH International Students Please join ISSS advisers Yuki Tokuji and Drew Smith to talk about issues that affect...

Dec 3 HHH info session on Smaby Fellowship for Oslo Summer School 2015

Sherry Gray on November 23, 14

HUMPHREY STUDENTS INTERESTED IN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT, HUMAN RIGHTS, PEACE STUDIES SMABY PEACE FELLOWSHIP FOR Humphrey Student ($6000) at the OSLO INTERNATIONAL SUMMER...

Dec 1 Teach-In Ayotzinapa: Violence in Mexico & the War on Drugs

Sherry Gray on November 23, 14

Please join us on Monday, December 1st to discuss the recent events in Mexico within the larger context of drug-related violence and...

HHH celebrates International Education Week

Sherry Gray on November 20, 14

https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.808629409210652.1073741843.100001908026389&type=1&l=60c0bed3b1 Congratulations to HHH students for putting on a successful International Education Week event!...

Webcast available for Global Health Day - Fri, Nov 21, HHH Dean Schwartz keynote first session

Riley Grittinger on November 20, 14

Live webcast will be available. The URL for live program access is: http://www.livestream.com/umntv Global Health Day - Tomorrow - Fri, Nov 21...

ICGC Brown Bag "A Public Matter: Water, State, Biopolitical Intimacy" Nov 21

Riley Grittinger on November 19, 14

Dr. Nikhil Anand, Assistant Professor of Geography, Environment and Society Brown Bag Series Friday, November 21, 2014 12:00pm Heller Hall 537...

Talk by acclaimed Spanish writer Marina Perezagua, 11/21/14

Riley Grittinger on November 19, 14

The Department of Spanish and Portuguese Studies would like to invite you to an upcoming lecture... Cómo contar lo indecible: una perspectiva...

HHH International Education Week Celebration Nov 20

Sherry Gray on November 18, 14

Enjoy International Foods, Celebrate Humphrey School's Diverse and Vibrant Communities! Thursday 12:30 to 2, HHH 180...

HHH fields 2 teams (16 students) for WorldQuest International Trivia Competition

Sherry Gray on November 18, 14

Friday, December 5; 6:30 P - 9:30pm WorldQuest International Trivia Competition. Please register (see below) to cheer on the 2 HHH teams....

HHH Spanish group meets Wednesdays 11:15 in Atrium

Sherry Gray on November 18, 14

Improve your Spanish HHH community, everyone welcome From MPP candidate Brandon Kenney: "Without fail, though, we meet on the second floor of...

An exhibition by the Centre for Humanities Research - Univ of W/ Cape

Sherry Gray on November 18, 14

'Interruptions: Poster from the Community Arts Project' CAPostcard[1].pdf An exhibition by the Centre for Humanities Research - University of the Western Cape...

Minnesota Peace Initiative event Nov 18--Dialogue on ISIL • Ukraine • Arab Awakening

Sherry Gray on November 18, 14

Minnesota Peace Initiative | TURMOIL TURMOIL: WHAT TO MAKE OF IT ALL: ISIL • UKRAINE • ARAB AWAKENING A dialogue with moderator...

Nov 20 IPID event Brian Atwood on Development Cooperation

Sherry Gray on November 17, 14

This event, hosted by IPID, will be an excellent follow up to the event with William Easterly. Brian Atwood, the former...

Reminder--Tues event 12:45pm on Soveriegn Debt Default

Sherry Gray on November 17, 14

Freeman Center for International Economic Policy, Humphrey School of Public Affairs, presents a Workshop on Global Policy Fred Morrison, University of Minnesota...

Dec 3 info session on Smaby Fellowship for Humphrey students, summer study in Oslo

Sherry Gray on November 17, 14

HUMPHREY STUDENTS INTERESTED IN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT, HUMAN RIGHTS, PEACE STUDIES SMABY PEACE FELLOWSHIP FOR Humphrey Student ($6000) at the OSLO INTERNATIONAL SUMMER...

Nov 18 Fred Morrison on Sovereign Debt Default

Sherry Gray on November 16, 14

Freeman Center for International Economic Policy, Humphrey School of Public Affairs, presents a Workshop on Global Policy Fred Morrison, University of Minnesota...

Nov 18 Norway House event on "Turmoil: What to Make of it all?"

Sherry Gray on November 16, 14

NORWAY HOUSE | MINNESOTA PEACE INITIATIVE PRESENTS: REGISTER TODAY! http://www.norwayhouse.org/2014/10/register-today-2014-dialogue-for-peace-turmoil-tuesday-november-18-2014/...

Nov 19 Same Sun presentations on Sri Lanka & labor migrant trafficking, and human rights in Togo

Sherry Gray on November 16, 14

Same Sun Happy Hour- Double Presentation Wednesday November 19, 2:30pm Andreas Theater, HHH110 Labor Migrant Trafficking in Sri Lanka Nov 19-Sri Lanka...

Nov 19 Tropical & Travel Medicine Seminar will discuss Ebola epidemic

Sherry Gray on November 16, 14

Please Join Us: Tropical and Travel Medicine Seminar Wednesday November 19th, 2014 6:00-8:00 PM Global Health Update Ryan Fabrizius, MD, Resident -...

Monday Nov 17 "Why International Criminal Court Investigations Increase Domestic Human Rights Prosecution,"

Sherry Gray on November 14, 14

Florencia Montal at MIRC, Nov. 17 Minnesota International Relations Colloquium We have had a last minute change in schedule, and are now...

Bakken Oil Transportation Safety Event Dec 4th

Riley Grittinger on November 13, 14

The Norwegian American Chamber of Commerce Invites You to Join A Discussion on Safe and Economic Transportation of Bakken Crude Oil Through...

Prof. Parkinson on Ethics of Intern'l Collaboration--video of panel discussion

Sherry Gray on November 12, 14

Sarah E. Parkinson, Assistant Professor, Humphrey School of Public Affairs, speaker on panel "Session 2B: Ethics of International Collaboration" Video of the...

ICGC celebrates 25 years! Events Nov 13 & 14

Sherry Gray on November 12, 14

ICGC and its partners will host a number of events to commemorate the institution's 25th Anniversary. The Human Rights Program will co-sponsor...

Nov 20 Intern'l Educ Week @ HHH

Sherry Gray on November 12, 14

WELCOME TO THE INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION WEEK CELEBRATION Hello Humphrey! We are celebrating International Education Week at Humphrey on the 20th of...

RSVP for Nov 21 ceremony honoring Brian Atwood--UMN Global Engagement Award

Sherry Gray on November 12, 14

Please join in honoring the 2014 recipients of the University of Minnesota's Award for Global Engagement The all-University Award for Global Engagement...

Nov 19 Human Rights & Ebola panel

Sherry Gray on November 12, 14

Human Rights and Ebola - panel discussion Wednesday, November 19, 7:00 pm Bell Museum auditorium The panelists include Dr. Michael Osterholm, Director...

Rohini Mohan speaking on Sri Lanka's Civil War, Nov 17

Sherry Gray on November 12, 14

The Seasons of Trouble: Life Amid the Ruins of Sri Lanka's Civil War - discussion with author and journalist Rohini Mohan Monday,...

Nov 14 film Pictures from a Revolution (Nicaragua, 1991)

Sherry Gray on November 12, 14

Pictures from a Revolution (Nicaragua, 1991) - part of the film series A Cinematic Look at Political Violence in Latin America presented...

"Haiti is too Rich to be Poor: Breaking the Vicious Cycle of Poverty" Nov 13

Riley Grittinger on November 11, 14

Same Sun Happy Hour Thursday November 13, 3-4 p.m. Andreas Theater Humphrey Fellow Serge Michel on: "Haiti is too Rich to be...

IPID Talk Nov 13, role of customary justice in 'everyday harms' in the DR Congo

Riley Grittinger on November 11, 14

When: November 13th, 2-3 PM Where: Walter Library, Room 405 What: Customary Justice and Everyday Gendered Harms through a Political Science Lens...

Nov 20, Somewhere Between Easterly & Sachs: Brian Atwood on Development Cooperation

Sherry Gray on November 11, 14

TThis should be an excellent follow up to the event with William Easterly. Brian Atwood, the former USAID administrator and current professor...

Freeman Seminar--Fred Morrison on Sovereign Debt Default

Sherry Gray on November 11, 14

Freeman Center for International Economic Policy, Humphrey School of Public Affairs, presents a Workshop on Global Policy Fred Morrison, University of Minnesota...

Nov 20 International Tea Time

Sherry Gray on November 11, 14

Burton Hall Atrium 3:30PM-5:30PM Join us to celebrate International Education Week with a special tea time event. Sample teas from around the...

Pacific Rim International Conference May 18-19

Riley Grittinger on November 11, 14

Pacific Rim International Conference on Disability and Diversity, May 18-19, 2015 Honolulu, HI Disability Studies: Impact, Influence and Social Change Call for...

Reminder: Ebola Forum Nov 12

Riley Grittinger on November 10, 14

There will be a forum on the Ebola outbreak Wednesday, November 12. You can view more information on the forum here: SEAC_Event...

Nov 11 J-PAL Career Conversation cancelled

Sherry Gray on November 10, 14

I'm sorry to tell you that the J-PAL Career Conversation scheduled for Tuesday, November 11 has been cancelled due to the weather....

Nov 11 HHH Career: J-PAL Info Session

Sherry Gray on November 9, 14

Humphrey School Career Conversation: J-PAL Info Session, November 11 Learn about jobs & internships with J-PAL THIS Tuesday, November 11 11:30 am...

Nov 11 HHH Special Event with Israel's Consul General Gilad

Sherry Gray on November 9, 14

DISCUSSION WITH ROEY GILAD https://www.eventbrite.com/e/discussion-with-roey-gilad-tickets-14177891455 Tuesday, November 11 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Freeman Commons Humphrey School of Public Affairs 301 19th Avenue...

Nov 11 Gaining Ground: A Blueprint for Community-Based International Development

Sherry Gray on November 9, 14

Please mark your calendar and plan to join us on November 11 at 3:00 pm in 274 McNeal for our celebration of...

SPH Student Ebola Action Cmte- Forum Event Nov 12 6-8pm

Sherry Gray on November 9, 14

School of Public Health event on Ebola SEAC_Event .pdf SPH Student Ebola Action Committee (SEAC) - Forum Event November 12th 6-8pm We...

Nov 17 Life Amid the Ruins of Sri Lanka's Civil War

Sherry Gray on November 9, 14

The Seasons of Trouble: Life Amid the Ruins of Sri Lanka's Civil War - discussion with author and journalist Rohini Mohan Monday,...

Nov 17 Rebuilding Higher Education Systems & Institutions After Violent Conflict

Sherry Gray on November 9, 14

Savo Heleta | CEHD INTERNATIONAL SPEAKER SERIES Universities as Partners: Rebuilding Higher Education Systems and Institutions After Violent Conflict November 17, 2014...

Dec 4 at Weisman Art Museum--Norsk Julefest

Sherry Gray on November 7, 14

Thursday, December 4, 2014 from 6:00PM to 10:00 PM (CST) Weisman Art Museum 333 E River Pkwy, Minneapolis, MN 55455 Please...

Nov 10 Pizza & Career Conversation with former Dep Asst Sec for Partnership Strategy & Stability Opps James Schear

Sherry Gray on November 6, 14

Pizza & Career Conversation with former Deputy Assistant Secretary for Partnership Strategy & Stability Operations James Schear 2:30 pm - 3:45 pm,...

Global Leadership Learning Event

Riley Grittinger on November 6, 14

Charles Villa-Vicencio, a global leader in justice and reconciliation, will present "Nelson Mandela and the Art of Ethical Leading" at the annual...

Human Rights Symposium Speakers Announced

Riley Grittinger on November 6, 14

Human Rights Symposium Speakers Announced - Register Now! The 2014 Human Rights Symposium on Wednesday, December 10, 2014 will feature five tracks...

Reminder: Thurs Noon, Naor Bitton on Israel & the Intern'l Comm

Sherry Gray on November 6, 14

MPP Naor Bitton on Israel & the Intern'l Community--Nov 6, noon Same Sun Happy Hour Israel and the "International Community": Allies or...

Reminder: Thurs Nov 6 @ 11am, NAFTA 20 Yrs

Sherry Gray on November 6, 14

Nov 6 CFR briefing on NAFTA @ 20 On behalf of the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR), I invite you to participate...

Nov 12 Ebola Action Cmte event at HHH

Sherry Gray on November 5, 14

SPH Student Ebola Action Committee (SEAC) - Forum Event November 12th 6-8pm We want to invite you and ask that you pass...

Nov 13 screening & discussion "Soft Vengeance: Albie Sachs & New S Africa"

Sherry Gray on November 5, 14

November 13, 4-6pm: Film screening and discussion with film maker Abby Ginzberg of "Soft Vengeance: Albie Sachs and the New South Africa"...

Nov 13 "Transna'l Advocacy Networks & Women's Security in Cen America"

Sherry Gray on November 5, 14

The Comparative Politics Colloquium has a late addition to our fall schedule. We are excited to host a talk by Shannon Walsh,...

Nov 11 Ken Bartlett on 30 countries in 1 sabbatical yr

Sherry Gray on November 5, 14

OLPD Talks series will be presented by Professor Ken Bartlett: "Sabbatical Stories: Highlights and Highpoints from Adventures in Research, Recreation, and Renewal"...

Russia Direct Young Experts in Foreign Aff contest

Sherry Gray on November 5, 14

From MPP alum Alex Khlebnikov: "you could post info about this contest to Global Notes: http://www.russia-direct.org/company-news/rd-launches-third-essay-contest-young-experts-foreign-affairs It might be of the...

UMN and HHH Honor Humphrey Fulbright Alum Agnes Igoye for Distinguished Leadership Award

Sherry Gray on November 4, 14

October 28 the Humphrey School of Public Affairs was pleased to host an event honoring 2010-2011 Humphrey Fulbright Fellow from Uganda Ms....

Wed Nov 5 Waruiru Mburu on public health issues for children in Uganda

Sherry Gray on November 4, 14

IPID Talk with Waruiru Mburu Come hear Waruiru Mburu, one of last year's IPID travel grant recipients, give a lecture on public...

Nov 6 CFR briefing on NAFTA @ 20

Sherry Gray on November 4, 14

On behalf of the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR), I invite you to participate in the next session of the Fall 2014...

Nov 11 IPID talk "Education in Emergencies: Ebola's impact on education"

Sherry Gray on November 4, 14

IPID Talk with Elisheva Cohen, PhD student in Comparative and International Development Education Abstract: Children have the right to education, even during...

Tues Nov 4 Industry Clusters, Implications for Intern'l Competitiveness

Sherry Gray on November 3, 14

Lee Munnich, Director, State and Local Policy Program, Humphrey School will speak on: Industry Clusters and Their Implications for International Competitiveness 12:45...

MN Peace Initiative Nov 18--Dialogue on ISIL • Ukraine • Arab Awakening

Sherry Gray on November 3, 14

http://www.norwayhouse.org/2014/10/turmoil-about-our-speakers/ Minnesota Peace Initiative | TURMOIL TURMOIL: WHAT TO MAKE OF IT ALL: ISIL • UKRAINE • ARAB AWAKENING A dialogue...

ICGC Brown Bag 11.7 Cannibal Writes: Eating Others in Caribbean & Indian Ocean Women's Writings

Sherry Gray on November 3, 14

Brown Bag Series Friday, November 7, 2014 12:00pm 537 Heller Hall Cannibal Writes: Eating Others in Caribbean and Indian Ocean Women's Writings...

Twin Cities Arab Film Festival

Sherry Gray on November 3, 14

9th Twin Cities Arab Film Festival Thursday, November 6-Sunday November 9 Thursday: Rock the Casbah 6:30 p.m. Friday: Professor 5:15 p.m., The...

Nov 10 The genocide of the Herero people in Namibia (RSVP req)

Sherry Gray on November 3, 14

School of Social Work Special Lecture: The genocide of the Herero people in Namibia and the case for reparations The University of...

Nov 19 Global Adolescent Health

Sherry Gray on November 3, 14

Please Join Us https://umn.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_bDxba15tCSVqJr7 Tropical and Travel Medicine Seminar Wednesday, November 19, 2014 6pm Global Health Update and Presentations (light dinner provided)...

Nov 4 Industry Clusters & Their Implications for International Competitiveness

Sherry Gray on November 2, 14

Nov 4 Lee Munnich speaking on Industry Clusters & Their Implications for International Competitiveness Freeman Center for International Economic Policy, Humphrey School...

MPP Naor Bitton on Israel & the Intern'l Community--Nov 6, noon

Sherry Gray on November 2, 14

Same Sun Happy Hour Israel and the "International Community": Allies or Foes? Thursday, November 6 at 12:00pm HHH 110 (Andreas Theater) Naor...

CFR Conf Call: "NAFTA at Twenty" Nov 6, 11am

Sherry Gray on October 30, 14

On behalf of the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR), I invite you to participate in the next session of the Fall 2014...

Form a HHH team! WorldQuest Intern'l Trivia Competition

Sherry Gray on October 30, 14

Friday, December 5; 6:30 P - 9:30 P http://micglobe.org/calendar/documents/2014WQFlyer.pdf Thanksgiving will be behind you; Christmas will still be almost three weeks away....

Gaining Ground Book-Signing & Reception w/ Joan Velásquez

Sherry Gray on October 30, 14

Tuesday, November 11, 2014 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM 274 McNeal Hall Please join the Department of Family Social Science and Mano...

Nov 2 Cheremosh Ukrainian Dance Ensemble Fall Recital

Sherry Gray on October 30, 14

Sunday, November 2 at 4:00pm Ukrainian American Community Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota Ukrainian Center 301 Main St NE Mpls, MN 55413 (612)...

Discounts for performance of Turandot by Hong Kong Ballet at Northrop Nov 7 and 8

Sherry Gray on October 30, 14

I'd first of all like to bring your attention to the fact that the Hong Kong Ballet will be performing Turandot at...

Reminder: ICGC Brown Bag 10.31: "Cool Kid's" Revolution: Queer Affect, Negativity & China's Sexual/Gender Globalization

Sherry Gray on October 29, 14

Brown Bag Series Friday, October 31, 2014 12:00pm 537 Heller Hall "Cool Kids'" Revolution: Queer Affect, Negativity, and China's Sexual/Gender Globalization Presented...

HHH Dean Schwartz keynote for UMN Global Health Day Nov 21

Sherry Gray on October 28, 14

Global Health Day Friday, November 21, 2014 http://globalhealthcenter.umn.edu/news-events/global-health-day Join us for the first annual Global Health Day at the University of Minnesota...

Same Sun Happy Hour: World's Largest Human Rights/Democracy Meeting: the OSCE/HDIM October 30 12:00-1:00pm (Andreas Theater HHH110)

Sherry Gray on October 28, 14

J. Brian Atwood, Professor, Humphrey School of Public Affairs Same Sun Happy Hour The World's Largest Human Rights/Democracy Meeting: the OSCE/HDIM Oct...

Wednesday--Diplomacy, Disaster Asst & Refugees - Global Career Panel with Dean Schwartz & MPP alums Small & Glass

Sherry Gray on October 28, 14

Last minute registration/attendance is possible: https://hhh-intl-panel.eventbrite.com. Humphrey School Career Exploration Panel: Global careers in managing disasters, assisting refugees and conducting diplomacy Wednesday,...

IPID Talk with Waruiru Mburu on public health issues in Uganda Nov 5

Sherry Gray on October 28, 14

Mark your calendars for our next IPID talk! Waruiru Mburu, one of last year's IPID travel grant recipients, will be giving a...

IPID Talk with Elisheva Cohen on education during emergency situations--rights for children

Sherry Gray on October 28, 14

IPID Talk with Elisheva Cohen, PhD student in Comparative and International Development Education Abstract: Children have the right to education, even during...

Law & War: An International Humanitarian Law Workshop

Sherry Gray on October 28, 14

November 21-22, 2014 Registration is currently open and applications must be submitted by Friday, October 31st. Applications can be found online...

UMN's Martin Sampson speaking about Turkey to the AFSA Nov 12

Sherry Gray on October 28, 14

Please note the ONE TIME registration change below in YELLOW THE UPPER MIDWEST CHAPTER OF THE AMERICAN FOREIGN SERVICE ASSOCIATION (AFSA) Invites...

Humphrey Fulbright Fellow alum Suaad Allami speaking to UN Security Council

Sherry Gray on October 28, 14

9am Live today Oct 28 - Presenting Statement in front of UN Security Council Suaad Allami was a 2009-10 Humphrey Fellow from...

Nov 4 Lee Munnich speaking on Industry Clusters & Their Implications for International Competitiveness

Sherry Gray on October 27, 14

Freeman Center for International Economic Policy, Humphrey School of Public Affairs, presents a Workshop on Global Policy Lee Munnich, Director, State and...

Benjamin Valentino at Minnesota IR Colloquium, Nov. 3

Sherry Gray on October 27, 14

Minnesota International Relations Colloquium Benjamin Valentino, Associate Professor of Government at Dartmouth College, will present at MIRC on Monday, Nov. 3. The...

ICGC Brown Bag 10.31: "Cool Kid's" Revolution: Queer Affect, Negativity & China's Sexual/Gender Globalization

Sherry Gray on October 27, 14

Brown Bag Series Friday, October 31, 2014 12:00pm 537 Heller Hall "Cool Kids'" Revolution: Queer Affect,Negativity, and China's Sexual/Gender Globalization Presented by...

Global Health Day - Abstract Deadline Extended

Sherry Gray on October 27, 14

For Global Health Day, we have extended the deadline for the poster competition to Nov 3rd. Connect with the University of Minnesota...

Oct 28 special HHH event "Countering Human Trafficking: Uganda, Minnesota & the World"

Sherry Gray on October 26, 14

Agnes Igoye & Richard Wexler Countering Human Trafficking: Uganda, Minnesota and the World (October 28, 3:00pm-5:00pm) The Humphrey School of Public Affairs...

Brian Atwood to be honored at UMN Global Engagement event Nov 21

Sherry Gray on October 26, 14

Please join in honoring the 2014 recipients of the University of Minnesota's Award for Global Engagement The all-University Award for Global Engagement...

Preserving Antibiotics, Reducing Use: The Public Health Imperative - Nov 5

Sherry Gray on October 26, 14

From the White House to the World Health Organization, experts are warning of a possible return to the medical 'dark ages', unless...

Oct 29 event "Paddling Out to See: Native Hawaiians & Global Exploration: 1778-1793"

Sherry Gray on October 26, 14

CSPW Talking Terms Seminar: "Paddling Out to See: Native Hawaiians and Global Exploration: 1778-1793" David Chang, Professor of History, University of Minnesota...

ICGC Brown Bag 10.24 From Crisis to Social Acts: New Directions in the Humanities

Sherry Gray on October 22, 14

Brown Bag Series Friday, October 24, 2014 12:00pm 537 Heller Hall From Crisis to Social Acts: New Directions in the Humanities Presented...

Oct 28"Why Ostrava is not Detroit: Communist Legacies in a Post-Communist City"

Sherry Gray on October 22, 14

http://campaign.r20.constantcontact.com/render?ca=569d98e1-95f6-49f4-a88d-959a469e52e4&c=674e0390-c066-11e3-aeb2-782bcb740129&ch=6819b800-c066-11e3-af1a-782bcb740129 Kimberly Zarecor "Why Ostrava is not Detroit: Communist Legacies in a Post-Communist City." Tuesday Oct. 28th @ 4:00 p.m. 710 Social...

Oct 30 Perspectives on Technology for Reshaping an Economy, focus on rural India

Sherry Gray on October 22, 14

Lecture: Perspectives on Technology for Reshaping an Economy The role of technology in shaping societies is evident. As time progresses, societies evolve...

Oct 31 UMN International Collaborative Research Forum

Sherry Gray on October 22, 14

Register now: http://global.umn.edu/spotlight/forum/registration.html International Collaborative Research Forum: Insights and Resources International collaborative research plays a key role in contemporary universities--from addressing global...

Wed 3pm in HHH 110--come learn from Erin Cowles about Smaby Fellowship & Norway program open to HHH students

Sherry Gray on October 21, 14

Same Sun Happy Hour with HHH Student Erin Cowles and Humphrey Director of Career Services Lynne Schuman. The Same Sun Happy Hour...

Humphrey School Career Conversation with Global Anti-trafficking Activist Agnes Igoye, 10/28 11:30 am

Sherry Gray on October 21, 14

Humphrey School Career Conversation with Agnes Igoye Tuesday, October 28, 2014 11:30 am - 12:30 pm Wilkins Room (215 Humphrey School) Humphrey...

Nov 18 Norway House sponsoring dialogue on recent political events in the Middle East, Brian Atwood speaking

Sherry Gray on October 21, 14

TURMOIL WHAT TO MAKE OF IT ALL: A DIALOGUE norway 7 final grid_Layout 1-1.pdf Register https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07ea0doxqd08dd2aa0&oseq=&c=&ch= Opening remarks / Moderator Janet Dolan...

Haiti Justice Alliance Event Oct 22

Sherry Gray on October 20, 14

Haitians are making historic claims and achieving real success as they tackle Haiti's cholera epidemic, post-earthquake housing and rape crises, and the...

Oct 25 Russian Cossack Songs & Dances this weekend

Sherry Gray on October 20, 14

On the Edge of Empire: Russian Cossack Songs and Dances this weekend celebrates the little known culture of the Cossack ethno-social group...

Free Ebola Webinar Series: "Training Health Workers for Ebola--Protection, Detection, & Response"

Sherry Gray on October 20, 14

http://techchange.org/2014/10/16/ebola-response-free-training-webinar-mpowering-intrahealth/...

Oct 21 Tues, Christopher Roberts speaking to Freeman Seminar: International Human Rights in History: Letting the Bad Men & Women Have Their Say

Sherry Gray on October 19, 14

The Freeman Center for International Economic Policy sponsors the Global Policy Seminar/Workshop series every other Tuesday. The sessions are held from 12:45...

Oct 21 1pm, William Easterly speaking

Sherry Gray on October 19, 14

IPID Presents "The Tyranny of Experts: The Neglect of Democracy and Human Rights in Economic Development" with William Easterly is Tuesday at...

Upcoming Council on Foreign Relations Live Streams, Week of October 20

Sherry Gray on October 19, 14

Watch Live at www.cfr.org/live: Tuesday, October 21, 2014 Renewing America Series: U.S. Veterans--From the Battlefield to the Home Front 8:00 to 9:00...

Same Sun: Erin Cowles on Experiencing Norway & the International Summer School Wed, October 22, 3pm - 4pm

Sherry Gray on October 19, 14

Andreas Theater (HHH 110) The Same Sun Happy Hour brings together International Fellows with Humphrey School faculty, staff and students to present,...

Oct 22, Council on Foreign Relations Academic Conference Call: "The Future of Guantanamo Bay"

Sherry Gray on October 19, 14

Please join some of the global policy area faculty in this excellent briefing. On behalf of the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR),...

Countering Human Trafficking: A Personal Journey to Global Activism (October 28, 3:00pm-5:00pm)

Sherry Gray on October 19, 14

The Humphrey School of Public Affairs invites you to join us Please RSVP: https://counteringhumantrafficking.eventbrite.com Countering Human Trafficking: A Personal Journey to Global...

MINN 2nd Annual International Development Exchange & Action Summit being held Friday, Oct 24 at HHH

Sherry Gray on October 19, 14

http://www.minnesotangos.org/ideas Attend MINN's 2nd Annual International Development Exchange and Action Summit Innovation through Collaboration Friday, October 24, 7:30am - 6:00pm Humphrey School...

Register teams now for Dec 5 Minnesota International Center's 14th Annual WorldQuest international trivia competition

Sherry Gray on October 16, 14

http://micglobe.org/calendar/documents/2014WQFlyer.pdf Think Globally, Quiz Locally! DATE AND TIME Friday, December 5, 2014 Registration/Check-In: 6:30P Competition: 7:00--9:30P LOCATION McNamara Alumni Center U of...

William Easterly Next Tuesday (Oct 21)

Sherry Gray on October 16, 14

Come join us for a lecture from William Easterly as he talks about his latest work on development, human rights, and...

Nov 7 at CSOM--Global Matters on Redefining Global Strategy

Sherry Gray on October 16, 14

Operating a global business can be complex and challenging, partly because cross border differences are larger than we often assume. Understanding...

Thurs, Oct 16 Yaghi & Fitzpartrick speaking on Socio-political Empowerment of Women: Lessons from Lebanon & Minnesota

Sherry Gray on October 15, 14

Same Sun Happy Hour Socio-political Empowerment of Women: Lessons from Lebanon and Minnesota Thursday, October 16 at 3:00pm HHH 110 (Andreas Theater)--near...

HHH welcomes Madeleine Albright

Sherry Gray on October 15, 14

Please join CSPG and the Dean's Office in welcoming Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright this week. Dr. Albright will participate in...

Freeman Seminar: October 21 - Chris Roberts on Human Rights in History

Sherry Gray on October 14, 14

The Freeman Center for International Economic Policy sponsors the Global Policy Seminar/Workshop series every other Tuesday. The sessions are held from 12:45...

Oct 16--Third Thursday Global Issues Forum on Human Trafficking

Sherry Gray on October 14, 14

THIRD THURSDAY GLOBAL ISSUES FORUM Free and open to the public. Plymouth Congregational Church (Jackman Room, lower level), 1900 Nicollet Avenue S.,...

UMN Global Health Day - Poster Competition & Photo Contest

Sherry Gray on October 14, 14

Connect with the University global health community on Nov. 21st at Global Health Day. Abstracts for the Global Health Poster Competition are...

Nov 7 at CSOM: Redefining Global Strategy

Sherry Gray on October 14, 14

Operating a global business can be complex and challenging, partly because cross border differences are larger than we often assume. Understanding the...

Wed, Oct 15 HHH Naor Bitton speaking on Israel & the UN

Sherry Gray on October 14, 14

Wednesday Event: Israel and the UN - Friends or Foes? Politics, international relations, Middle Eastern power struggle, the U.S., Russia, Israel, the...

Thurs, Oct 16--Same Sun focuses on socio-political empowerment of women, comparisons of Lebanon & Minnesota

Sherry Gray on October 13, 14

Socio-political Empowerment of Women: Lessons from Lebanon and Minnesota Thursday, October 16 3-4:00pm Andreas Theater (HHH Room 110) Flyer: Oct 16- Rawan...

Same Sun Happy Hour presentations, fall 2014 at Humphrey School

Sherry Gray on October 13, 14

The International Fellowship Programs invites you to join us for: Same Sun Happy Hour Upcoming Presentations Upcoming Presentations-2.pdf Andreas Theater (HHH 110)--this...

William Easterly speaking Oct 21 to IPID event

Sherry Gray on October 13, 14

Tues, October 21, 1:00-2:30 pm (3M Auditorium, Carlson School of Management) "The Tyranny of Experts: The Neglect of Democracy and Human Rights...

Oct 15 lecture--"Dutch Hunger Winter of 1944-45 as Epidemiological Paradigm"

Sherry Gray on October 13, 14

Wednesday, October 15, 12:15-1:45 (D-199 Mayo) Following the Famine Forward:The Dutch Hunger Winter of 1944-45 as Epidemiological Paradigm Elizabeth M. Armstrong, Ph.D.,...

MDP field experience subject of Wed IPID Talk

Sherry Gray on October 13, 14

Wednesday, October 15 IPID Talk - MDP Field Experience 5:00-6:00pm, Freeman Commons...

ICGC Brown Bag Oct 17 on "International Defence & Aid Fund Archival Collection"

Sherry Gray on October 13, 14

Brown Bag Series Friday, October 17, 2014 12:00pm 537 Heller Hall (Re)Collections in the Archive: Making and Remaking the International Defence and...

Oct 23 event We're Here to Live, Not to Visit From Refugees to New Minnesotans Model UN Project of the UNA-MN

Sherry Gray on October 13, 14

In Honor of United Nations Day The United Nations Association of Minnesota presents Preview of video interviews for UNA-MN Model UN Refugee...

MINN IDEA Summit - October 24 at Humphrey School

Sherry Gray on October 13, 14

Attend MINN's 2nd Annual International Development Exchange and Action Summit Innovation through Collaboration Friday, October 24th 7:30am - 6:00pm Humphrey School of...

Student orgs: Apply to UMN GPS Alliance for Intern'l Educ Week funds

Sherry Gray on October 13, 14

Register your events for International Week and apply for Matching Funds http://global.umn.edu/global-u/iew/#about-tab US International Education Week is November 17-21, 2014...

Event Canceled: J-PAL Career Conversation

Riley Grittinger on October 11, 14

Unfortunately the J-PAL Career Conversation scheduled for Tuesday, November 11 has been cancelled due to the weather. The event is planning to...

Oct 17 CIGS joins CEHD Homecoming Pre-Parade Tailgate Party & Parade Entry

Sherry Gray on October 10, 14

Council of International Graduate Students (CIGS) will join the CEHD Homecoming Pre-Parade Tailgate Party & Parade Entry (Sponsored by the CEHD Alumni...

Oct 16 The Act of Killing - public screening & panel discussion

Sherry Gray on October 10, 14

Thursday, October 16, 4:00 pm reception, 4:30 pm screening, 6:30 pm discussion 335 Borlaug Hall, U of M St. Paul Campus 1991...

Oct 22 book discussion: "How Human Rights Can Build Haiti"

Sherry Gray on October 10, 14

How Human Rights Can Build Haiti, and what YOU can do to help - book discussion by author, Professor Fran Quigley, Indiana...

Small World Coffee Hour Oct 17

Sherry Gray on October 10, 14

Hello! This is Amanda Sia, part of Small World Coffee Hour. We hold regular events to promote cultural diversity and awareness through...

UMN International Collaborative Research Forum, Oct 31

Sherry Gray on October 10, 14

Registration is now open for the International Collaborative Research Forum, Oct. 31, Northrop. The forum will provide knowledge, tools, and resources to...

HHH Same Sun Happy Hour Thursday Oct 16

Sherry Gray on October 9, 14

Socio-political Empowerment of Women: Lessons from Lebanon and Minnesota Thursday, October 16 3-4:00pm Andreas Theater (HHH Room 110) More information: Oct 16-...

Oct 16 event highlighting UMN interdisciplinary research centers

Sherry Gray on October 9, 14

Discovery across Disciplines Showcase of the University's interdisciplinary research centers and institutes Thursday, October 16, 2-4 p.m., 3rd floor, Coffman Memorial Union...

Reminder: HHH collecting books for Ghana--Monday, Oct 13

Sherry Gray on October 9, 14

Books4Cause is extending an opportunity to Help Build Libraries in Africa. We are collecting now for a shipment in December to Ghana....

ICGC Distinguished Public Lecture 10.14 "Write Your Own History, Make Your Own Museum"

Sherry Gray on October 9, 14

ICGC Distinguished Public Lecture Leslie Witz REVISED-2.pdfICGC Distinguished Public Lecture Tuesday, October 14, 2014 3:30-5:00pm 180 Humphrey Write Your Own History, Make...

Oct 16 event on Online Education in Ecuador

Sherry Gray on October 9, 14

http://us3.campaign-archive2.com/?u=62aaf4873bd8c1f9c1688f134&id=98a12774fe&e= From Local Learning Places to Global Learning Spaces: Online Education in Ecuador Please join us at the LT Media Lab on...

William Easterly speaking at UMN Oct 21--IPID event

Sherry Gray on October 8, 14

IPID PRESENTS "THE TYRANNY OF EXPERTS: THE NEGLECT OF DEMOCRACY AND HUMAN RIGHTS IN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT" WITH WILLIAM EASTERLY Fall 2014: High...

Comparative Politics Colloquium - Upcoming events

Sherry Gray on October 8, 14

The Political Science CPC currently has 2 outside speakers planned for this fall. First, Professor Susan Sell from George Washington University will...

HHH Stassen Chair Jim Ron invites you to CFR conference call on US-India relations

Sherry Gray on October 7, 14

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/council-on-foreign-relations-conference-call-october-9-2014-tickets-13187569375 October 9, 11 a.m., Humphrey School of Public Affairs, Lukerman Conference Room (280b)...

HHH students & fellows--7 free tickets to MINN event Oct 24

Sherry Gray on October 7, 14

From Assistant Dean Stephanie Haddad: "The Humphrey School is sponsoring the Midwest International NGO Network's October 24 Annual Conference here at the...

Student orgs: Apply to UMN GPS Alliance for Intern'l Educ Week funds

Sherry Gray on October 7, 14

Register your events for International Week and apply for Matching Funds http://global.umn.edu/global-u/iew/#about-tab US International Education Week is November 17-21, 2014 Pending available...

2015 Global Health Case Competition - Information Session UMN

Sherry Gray on October 7, 14

Interested in participating in the 2015 U of M Global Health Case Competition as a competitor, mentor, or judge? Join us on...

CEHD Study Abroad & Global Opportunities Fair

Sherry Gray on October 7, 14

Join us on Monday, October 20th in Burton Hall room 227 for the first annual CEHD Study Abroad and Global Opportunities Fair....

Interested in Global Corporate Sustainability? Register for Coffee with Bennett Freeman (Oct 8, 2:30 pm)

Sherry Gray on October 6, 14

This is the last day to register! Humphrey School Career Conversation with Bennett Freeman Wednesday, October 8, 2014 2:30 pm - 3:30...

Oct 24 at HHH: 2014 MINN IDEA Summit

Sherry Gray on October 6, 14

Register http://www.eventbrite.com/e/2014-minn-idea-summit-registration-11819521507?ref=ebtnebregn International practitioners! The Minnesota International NGO Network (MINN) invites you to register for the IDEA Summit, a day of inspiration,...

Freeman Seminar Tues Oct 7 on Sustainable Cities--and upcoming workshops announced here

Sherry Gray on October 6, 14

The Freeman Center for International Economic Policy sponsors the Global Policy Seminar/Workshop series every other Tuesday. The sessions are held from 12:45...

Tues Oct 7 Anu Ramaswami speaking on "Building Sustainable & Healthy Cities"

Sherry Gray on October 5, 14

October 7, 2014 Anu Ramaswami , Denny Chair Professor of Science, Technology, and Public Policy, Humphrey School of Public Affairs will speak...

Oct 9 Join Prof. Ron in CFR conf call on US-India relations

Sherry Gray on October 5, 14

HHH Stassen Chair Jim Ron invites you to CFR conference call on US-India relations, Oct 9---CFR Invitation for 10/9 Academic Conference Call:...

Oct 9 lecture: "Global Health, Vaccines & Political Will to End Preventable Child Deaths"

Sherry Gray on October 5, 14

Thurs, Oct 9 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm Humphrey room 184 Plus, free food from Afro Deli. Fwd: %22Global Health, Vaccines, and...

ICGC Brown Bag Oct 10 "Animal Rights & the Radical Earth Movement"

Sherry Gray on October 5, 14

ICGC Brown Bag Series Friday, October 10, 2014 12:00pm 537 Heller Hall Total Liberation: The Power and Promise of Animal Rights and...

Atwood: US Rejects Russia's Discrimination Against Crimean Minorities

Sherry Gray on October 2, 14

reprinted from -- The Philadelphia News, October 1, 2014 http://thephilanews.com/u-s-rejects-russia%E2%80%99s-discrimination-against-crimean-minorities-47279.htm The U.S. delegation publicly rejected the Russian Federation's targeted discrimination against Tatars...

HHH Stassen Chair Jim Ron invites you to CFR conference call on US-India relations, Oct 9

Sherry Gray on October 2, 14

CFR Invitation for 10/9 Academic Conference Call: "The U.S.-India Relationship" On behalf of the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR), I invite you...

Great Decisions Conference--student tickets only $10--focus on global energy issues

Sherry Gray on October 2, 14

The final agenda is attached, and this webpage has all of the speaker bios http://micglobe.org/program_great_decisions/event_speakers.php. Also, we're trying to sound the trumpet...

Oct 6, Chief, Cuban Interests Section, speaking U of St. Thomas

Sherry Gray on October 2, 14

http://micglobe.org/calendar/documents/ChiefCubanInterestsSectionProgram10.6.14.pdf Monday, October 6, 2014 5:30 p.m. registration 6--7:30 p.m. program University of St. Thomas Thornton Auditorium, Terrence Murphy Hall 1000 LaSalle...

Livestream for OSCE Conference

Sherry Gray on October 1, 14

Watch delegations (and our own Brian Atwood!) in action: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/hdim-2014...

STEP event Oct 2: "Non Sequiturs & Constraints in Determining Infrastructure Projects in India & Rwanda"

Sherry Gray on October 1, 14

STEP-FAR Seminar at Humphrey School Non Sequiturs and Constraints in Determining Infrastructure Projects in India and Rwanda When: Thursday, October 2 at...

Oct 17 2015 Global Health Case Competition - Information Session

Sherry Gray on October 1, 14

2015 Global Health Case Competition - Information Session The 2015 Competition will be held on Jan 31, 2015 with applications due Nov...

Oct 3 lecture with Prof. Sousa, "He's Whispering Revolution to Me"

Sherry Gray on October 1, 14

Please join the Department of Spanish & Portuguese Studies for a Lecture with Professor Ronald Sousa "He's Whispering Revolution to Me": Reading...

ICGC Brown Bag 10.3: Problem Spaces and New Conditions of Possibility - Reconceptualizing Postcolonial South Africa

Sherry Gray on October 1, 14

Brown Bag Series Friday, October 3, 2014 12:00pm 537 Heller Hall Problem Spaces and New Conditions of Possibility: Reconceptualizing Postcolonial Africa Presented...

Available now Webinar Recording of "Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers, Including Ebola"

Sherry Gray on October 1, 14

In Case you Missed us on September 24! Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers,Including Ebola Hosted by: Department of Medicine Watch the Webinar Recording Speakers...

Anu Ramaswami speaking Oct 7 at Freeman Seminar on "Building Sustainable & Healthy Cities"

Sherry Gray on September 30, 14

Freeman Center for International Economic Policy, Humphrey School of Public Affairs, presents a Workshop on Global Policy Anu Ramaswami, Denny Chair Professor...

Oct 3 deadline to submit paper proposal for MPSA in Chicago

Sherry Gray on September 30, 14

MPSA 2015 Political Science Conference - Paper Dealdline 10/3 - Chicago, IL, USA DEADLINE - PAPERS & ROUNDTABLES 10/3 The paper proposal...

Oct 2 event: Asymmetries of Power in Human Rights Advocacy in Mexico

Sherry Gray on September 30, 14

Uneven Ground: Asymmetries of Power in Human Rights Advocacy in Mexico Thursday, October 2, 3:00 pm Room 710 Social Sciences University of...

Lecture Oct 8 "The Unraveling of the Habsburg Empire: New Perspectives on Austria-Hungary's Internal War in 1914"

Sherry Gray on September 30, 14

Wednesday, October 8. Lecture. John Deak, history, Notre Dame. "The Unraveling of the Habsburg Empire: New Perspectives on Austria-Hungary's Internal War in...

Event Oct 6--Special Ed in the Russian Fed

Sherry Gray on September 30, 14

Please join us for a presentation by Dr. Anastasia Mamaeva from Krasnoyarsk State Pedagogical University and Dr. Elena Kirillova from Moscow State...

Oct 16 event: An Evening with Madeleine Albright

Sherry Gray on September 30, 14

WOMEN IN PUBLIC LIFE: An Evening with Madeleine Albright Thursday, October 16, 2014 5:30 - 9 p.m. International Market Square 275 Market...

Oct 2 event Challenges & Successes in Post-Apartheid South Africa

Sherry Gray on September 30, 14

Thursday, October 2, 12:15 pm - 2:00 pm 3M Auditorium - Carlson School of Management University of Minnesota - Twin Cities (West...

You CAN afford study abroad information session (UMN Learning Abroad Center)

Sherry Gray on September 30, 14

Thursday October 02, 3-4 p.m. 110 Blegen Do you want to study abroad, but aren't sure how to afford it? Come learn...

Join us Thursday Oct 2 for Same Sun presentation, HHH students present on PIRE project in China

Sherry Gray on September 29, 14

Summer in China: Learning is Fun! Thursday, October 2 3:00-4:30pm Dwayne & Inez Andreas Theatre (HHH 110) Presenters: Dana Boyer- PhD in...

Oct 8 HHH Career Conversation with Bennett Freeman, 2:30 pm

Sherry Gray on September 29, 14

Humphrey School Career Conversation with Bennett Freeman Wednesday, October 8, 2014, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm Room 205 Humphrey School (Freeman Commons)...

Humphrey student conversation with former US Sec of State, Madeleine Albright

Sherry Gray on September 29, 14

Humphrey Student Conversation with Madeleine Albright 1:15 - 3:00 PM Thursday, October 16, 2014 Humphrey Forum Register Here http://www.eventbrite.com/e/humphrey-student-conversation-with-madeleine-albright-tickets-13318964381 Former United States...

HHH student groups: Matching funds for Intern'l Educ Week available

Sherry Gray on September 29, 14

International Education Week will be November 17-21, 2014. Check the GPS Alliance website for details as the date gets closer. GPS Alliance...

This week for HHH intern'l fellows & students: Study tips for HHH classes

Sherry Gray on September 28, 14

We will discuss how to read social science articles and books, how to find writing resources, and the mysteries involved in "class...

Film screening Oct 10: The Official Story (Argentina 1985)

Sherry Gray on September 28, 14

The Official Story (Argentina 1985) - First in the Film Series, A Cinematic Look at Political Violence in Latin America Friday, October...

ICGC Brown Bag Oct 3: Postcolonial South Africa

Sherry Gray on September 28, 14

Brown Bag Series Friday, October 3, 2014 12:00pm 537 Heller Hall Problem Spaces and New Conditions of Possibility: Reconceptualizing Postcolonial Africa Presented...

Oct 2 event: "Challenges & Successes in post-Apartheid South Africa"

Sherry Gray on September 28, 14

Challenges and Successes in post-Apartheid South Africa - ICGC Distinguished Public Lecture by Dr. Albie Sachs, Former South Africa Constitutional Court Justice...

Oct 16 Women in Public Life: An Evening with Madeleine Albright

Sherry Gray on September 25, 14

Thursday, October 16, 2014 5:30 - 9 p.m. International Market Square 275 Market Street Minneapolis, MN 55405 Registration: $95 The Humphrey School...

Oct 2nd The World According to the Bank: An Analysis of World Bank Reports, 1946-2010

Sherry Gray on September 25, 14

Thursdays at Four presentation by Franco Moretti Thursday, October 2, 4 p.m., Crosby Seminar Room, 240 Northrop http://ias.umn.edu/2014/10/02/moretti/ Literary Analysis of World...

Oct 1 panel discussion: How Women Push for Positive Change in the DPRK

Sherry Gray on September 25, 14

North Korea's Female Factor: How Women Push for Positive Change in the DPRK Presentation by Nils Weisensee Wednesday, October 1, 2:30 p.m.,...

Friday, Oct 3: Prof. Sousa, "He's Whispering Revolution to Me"

Sherry Gray on September 24, 14

Lecture with Prof. Sousa, "He's Whispering Revolution to Me", Friday, October 3, 12:30-1:30, 113 Folwell Hall Please join the Department of Spanish...

CFR 9/24 Live Stream: "A Conversation with Arseniy Yatsenyuk"

Sherry Gray on September 24, 14

Watch Live at www.cfr.org/live: A Conversation with Arseniy Yatsenyuk Wednesday, September 24, 2014 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. (ET) with Arseniy Yatsenyuk, Prime...

Wed 4pm Sept 24 Humphrey School hosts Welcome Reception for International Fellows & Scholars

Sherry Gray on September 23, 14

Wed 4pm Humphrey School International Fellows & Scholars Welcome Reception, Cowles (all welcome!) The Humphrey School of Public Affairs and the Law...

Oct 2 ICGC Event: "Challenges & successes in post-apartheid South Africa"

Sherry Gray on September 23, 14

Former South Africa Constitutional Court Justice Albie Sachs ICGC Distinguished Public Lecture Thursday, October 2, 2014 12:15 - 2:00 pm 3M Auditorium...

Minneapolis will host major global conference on sustainability in 2015

Sherry Gray on September 23, 14

http://www.startribune.com/opinion/editorials/275838381.html From today's StarTribune: An announcement expected Monday in New York will break the news that Minneapolis will host a major global...

Oct 10 7th Annual Great Decisions Conference

Sherry Gray on September 23, 14

Friday, October 10; 8:30 A - 2:00 P (Meet the Speakers and Register http://micglobe.org/program_great_decisions/event_speakers.php) From U.S. Foreign Policy on Energy Independence Tom...

Sept 26 ICGC Brown Bag: Queering Erotic Representation & the Possibility of Ecstasy

Sherry Gray on September 23, 14

Reminder: ICGC Brown Bag 9.26: Loving the Foreskin I'm in: Queering Erotic Representation and the Possibility of Ecstasy Brown Bag Series Friday,...

Norway House musical event Oct 10

Sherry Gray on September 23, 14

Jon Faukstad, accordion | Andrea Een, Hardanger fiddle http://www.norwayhouse.org/jon-faukstad-andrea-een/ When: Friday, October 10 at 7:30pm Where: Mindekirken - The Norwegian Lutheran Memorial...

September 24 TTMS: Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers, including Ebola (will be livestreamed as well)

Sherry Gray on September 23, 14

I want to make sure that you have received this invitation to the September 24th Tropical and Travel Medicine Seminar. Live Streaming...

UMN Council of International Graduate Students Fall Social Sept 27

Sherry Gray on September 22, 14

Fall Social event on Sep 27 at Stub and Herb's Dear Colleagues, Council of International Graduate Students (CIGS) hopes you had a...

Former Humphrey Fellow Agnes Igoye participating in CGI 24th Annual Meeting

Sherry Gray on September 22, 14

Congratulations to former Humphrey School Humphrey Fulbright Fellow Agnes Igoye who is participating this week in the Clinton Global Initiative's 2014 Annual...

Sept 24 10am CFR Call in Global Policy area: "Confronting the Ebola Outbreak"

Sherry Gray on September 22, 14

Stassen Chair of International Affairs and the Humphrey School's Global Policy Faculty invite you to attend: CFR Call in Global Policy area:...

MINN Networking Event at Pizza Luce (9/24)

Sherry Gray on September 22, 14

HHH community interested in making connections with those working in international issues, including development, this is a great group to know in...

Sept 24 noon: Were the Incas (who lacked writing) pre-modern, proto-modern, or just curiously mathematical?

Sherry Gray on September 22, 14

http://us3.campaign-archive2.com/?u=98afc7af4d9a9665b6687964c&id=50aa7e4b86&e=265ec1548d 9/24 | Noon | CSPW Talking Terms Event -- Gary Urton: Were the Incas (who lacked writing) pre-modern, proto-modern, or just...

Critical Race Theory: Honoring Professor Richard Delgado

Sherry Gray on September 22, 14

Please join the University of Minnesota Law School and Law and Inequality: A Journal of Theory and Practice as they present a...

Tues, Sept 23 Freeman Seminar "The University Confronts Globalization"

Sherry Gray on September 21, 14

Sept 23 Freeman Seminar Gilles Guyot Professor of Management, Jean Moulin University 3, Lyon on "The University Confronts Globalization" Freeman Center for...

CFR live-streaming the UN Gen Assembly, Sept 22-29

Sherry Gray on September 21, 14

We are looking forward to a busy week at CFR during the UN General Assembly. Below please find the schedule of CFR...

Upcoming CFR Live Streams During the UN General Assembly, 9/22 to 9/29

Sherry Gray on September 21, 14

We are looking forward to a busy week at CFR during the UN General Assembly. Below please find the schedule of CFR...

Sept 24 Humphrey School & Law School International Fellows & Scholars Welcome Reception

Sherry Gray on September 20, 14

The UMN Humphrey School of Public Affairs and the Law School invites you to join us and welcome the 2014-15 cohorts of...

Reminder: Public Policy Partnership Kickoff is Thursday at 2:00 PM

Sherry Gray on September 17, 14

Thursday, September 18, 2014 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM (CDT) IFP Lounge - HHH 125 301 19th Ave S Minneapolis MN...

Oct 7: 2014 Judd Fellows Expo

Sherry Gray on September 17, 14

The Global Programs and Strategy Alliance invites you to the 2014 Judd Fellows Expo Please join us as we celebrate the 13th...

Afsheen John Radsanat Westminster Town Hall Forum - Sept 23, 7pm

Sherry Gray on September 17, 14

Religious Extremism and Terrorism: How Should We Respond? Afsheen John Radsan Tuesday, September 23, 7pm Westminster Presbyterian Church Nicollet Mall and 12th...

Oct 3 Conversation with Abdul Kassim, founder of the Kibera Girls Soccer Academy, Nairobi, Kenya.

Sherry Gray on September 17, 14

Please Join Us for An Ethical Leaders in Action Special Event: Conversation with Abdul Kassim, founder of the Kibera Girls Soccer Academy,...

Sept 24 lecture: Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers, including Ebola

Sherry Gray on September 17, 14

Please Join Us! Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers, including Ebola Hosted by: Department of Medicine Wednesday, September 24 6:00 p.m. Global Health Update and...

MIC event Oct 6: What Does the Future Hold for Cuba-U.S. Relations?

Sherry Gray on September 17, 14

http://micglobe.org/calendar/documents/ChiefCubanInterestsSectionProgram10.6.14.pdf Monday, October 6; 5:30 - 7:30 P Cost: MIC members, corporate members, cosponsors and students $5; Non-members $15; advance registration requested...

Norway House | Edvard Grieg Society concerts

Sherry Gray on September 17, 14

Norway House | Edvard Grieg Society presents http://campaign.r20.constantcontact.com/render?ca=cecdad72-648b-4c4d-9287-6b1a0e11df0c&c=7f3e84c0-5d74-11e3-a8cb-d4ae529a826e&ch=7fd5bbb0-5d74-11e3-a91e-d4ae529a826e Maria Jette, soprano | Jill Olson, violin | Sonja Thompson, piano Sunday, September 21...

UMN Grand Challenge Impact Studio - student enrollment

Sherry Gray on September 17, 14

Many of you may have seen this announcement already, so this is just a reminder. We've had some students sign up and...

Thurs 9/18 ~ Convert or Die: Christian Persecution & the Rise of the Islamic State (French author Richard Millet)

Sherry Gray on September 17, 14

Thursday, September 18, 3 p.m. (710 Social Sciences Building) Convert or Die: Christian Persecution and the Rise of the Islamic State Richard...

Sept 23 Gilles Guyot speaking to Freeman Seminar on "The University Confronts Globalization"

Sherry Gray on September 16, 14

Freeman Center for International Economic Policy, Humphrey School of Public Affairs, presents a Workshop on Global Policy Gilles Guyot, Professor of Management,...

ICGC list of fall events--first event Sept 19 with Rose Brewer speaking on "The Precarious Life of Black Bodies in the Age of Ferguson, Obama, & the Militarization of the Police,"

Sherry Gray on September 16, 14

Fall 2014 Events Overview 19 September, 12pm Brown Bag Series: Dr. Rose Brewer, "The Precarious Life of Black Bodies in the Age...

Minnesota Social Impact Center - Nov. 12 Launch Event

Sherry Gray on September 16, 14

Nov. 12: Minnesota Social Impact Center Launch 6:30 - 9:30 PM, Macalester College, St. Paul It's a celebration to advance social entrepreneurship...

Humphrey School sponsoring CFR Conference Calls, next call Sept 24 11am

Sherry Gray on September 15, 14

Council on Foreign Relations Fall 2014 Academic Conference Call Series 11 AM - 12 PM, Lukermann Room, 280b HHH Event flyer for...

UMN Peace Corps Info Session 9/17 at 6 pm at HHH

Sherry Gray on September 15, 14

Flyer_Fall2014_GIM-1.pdfThis Wednesday is the first Peace Corps Information session of the school year. Please pass the information on to any students who...

The Tao of Urban Rejuvenation: Weiming Lu, Sept. 18, 2014

Sherry Gray on September 10, 14

The Tao of Urban Rejuvenation: Building a Livable Creative Urban Village September 18, 2014, at 4:00pm Northrop -- Crosby Seminar Room A...

Sept 11 event: 2008 Global Food Crisis & the New Green Revolution for Africa: The Case of Mali, West Africa

Sherry Gray on September 9, 14

Twin Cities Tropical Environments Network (TC-Tropics) is excited to announce the first in a series of Fall 2014 events! Thursday, September 11...

HHH students: Public Policy Partnership - Kickoff rescheduled for September 18; Still time to join!

Sherry Gray on September 9, 14

Due to a scheduling conflict, the kickoff event for the Public Policy Partnership has been pushed back by one week to Thursday,...

Global Roots Festival Sept 15-18, 2014

Sherry Gray on September 9, 14

Attached is a poster advertising The Cedar Cultural Center's signature Global Roots Festival. This complete FREE three-day Festival incorporates intermission sets featuring...

Tuesday, Sept 9 event Human Rights Cynics: Negative Perceptions of Human Rights in Mexico

Sherry Gray on September 8, 14

The Freeman Center for International Economic Policy sponsors the Global Policy Seminar/Workshop series every other Tuesday. The sessions are held from 12:45...

Sept 8 Happy Moon Festival!

Sherry Gray on September 8, 14

Monday, September 8 is a special holiday in many countries, also called the Mid-Autumn Festival 2014. Best wishes to our friends...

Sept 9, Tues IPID General Assembly

Sherry Gray on September 8, 14

Get ready to meet and greet your fellow IPID members this Tuesday! The IPID General Assembly provides an excellent forum for meeting...

IPID Talks, Sept 10--Megan Butler presenting on MDP field experience in Vietnam

Sherry Gray on September 8, 14

Our first IPID talk is this week! Come hear Megan Butler (a recipient of IPID's travel grant) and a team of students...

Trade & Development Seminar, Sept 12, 2014

Sherry Gray on September 8, 14

Trade and Development Seminar, September 12, 2014, Friday at 9:30 am in Room 119 Ruttan Hall.Udry - poster 9.12.docx Christopher Udry, Professor...

Sept 16 Center for Austrian Studies Arnold Suppan on Hitler, Benes, & Tito

Sherry Gray on September 8, 14

Our first lecture of the 2014-15 academic year! Arnold Suppan on Hitler, Benes, & Tito. September 16, 2014, 4:00 p.m. 1210 Heller...

Join us for the Carlson Global Institute Fall Reception!

Sherry Gray on September 8, 14

Thursday, September 25, 2014 4:00-6:00 p.m. Carlson School of Management Atrium Each year, more than 700 Carlson School undergraduate and graduate students...

Sept 10 (RSVP req) From innovation to impact: Getting the development equation right

Sherry Gray on September 8, 14

THE UPPER MIDWEST CHAPTER OF THE AMERICAN FOREIGN SERVICE ASSOCIATION (AFSA) Invites you to a luncheon meeting with Alexandra Spieldoch, Executive Director...

Women in Public Life: An Evening with Madeleine Albright, Oct 16

Sherry Gray on September 8, 14

The Humphrey School of Public Affairs is delighted to host Women in Public Life: An Evening with Madeleine Albright. Community members will...

Oct 9 Leta Hong Fincher speaking about "Leftover Women: The Resurgence of Gender Inequality in China"

Sherry Gray on September 4, 14

Leftover Women: The Resurgence of Gender Inequality in China Leta Hong Fincher, Tsinghua University Thursday, October 9th, 4-5:15pm 1114 Social Sciences "Leftover"...

UMN students interested in international development--Join IPID

Sherry Gray on September 3, 14

IPID wants all of you to know about some of the exciting events coming up during the first couple weeks of school....

2014 MINN IDEA Summit (Oct 24), Jacqueline Novogratz, Acumen Fund, keynote speaker.

Sherry Gray on September 3, 14

The IDEA Summit will be held on Friday, October 24th at the University of Minnesota's Humphrey School of Public Affairs. The theme...

Sept 4 Somali Ambassadors speaking at HHH

Sherry Gray on September 3, 14

African Solutions.pdfSomalia: African solutions for African problems? Challenges and Opportunities What: Public forum on Somali issues with Somali Ambassador to USA and...

Sept 9 Human Rights Cynics: Negative Perceptions of Human Rights in Mexico

Sherry Gray on September 3, 14

Freeman Center for International Economic Policy, Hubert H. Humphrey School of Public Affairs, presents a Workshop on Global Policy Shannon Golden and...

Acara Open House & Showcase - Sept 9

Sherry Gray on September 3, 14

Please RSVP Acara Open House Sept. 9 http://us6.campaign-archive2.com/?u=30096ed179f1b77b6ddc4afa2&id=85c06bc8de&e=86ce64d898 Just a reminder about the Acara Showcase and Open House next Tuesday, September 9th....

Sept 17 Freedom & Power in the Digital Age

Sherry Gray on September 3, 14

Wednesday, September 17; 5:30 - 7:30 Come hear Ben Blink, senior public policy analyst at Google and a founding member of its...

Sept 24 lecture: Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers, including Ebola

Sherry Gray on September 2, 14

Everyone welcome to attend the rop/Travel Med Seminar Sept. 24 Please Join Us! Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers, Including Ebola Global Health Update, Josh...

For incoming HHH students--please attend International Student Orientation 2014 on Friday Aug 29

Sherry Gray on August 27, 14

Dear New International Students, We would like to remind you to be there for three (free) events we have organized for you...

Sept 10 Great Conversations - China's Foreign Policy

Sherry Gray on August 27, 14

http://micglobe.org/calendar/documents/GlobalConversations-ChinaForeignPolicy.pdf Wednesday, September 10; 5:30 - 7:30 P Cost: Free and open to all; advance registration requested...

Sept 10 event: Alexandra Spieldoch Compatible Technologies International ED speaking

Sherry Gray on August 25, 14

THE UPPER MIDWEST CHAPTER OF THE AMERICAN FOREIGN SERVICE ASSOCIATION (AFSA) Invites you to a luncheon meeting with Alexandra Spieldoch, Executive Director...

Aug 28: FBI Genocide & War Crimes Unit

Sherry Gray on August 18, 14

Thursday, August 28, 7:00-9:00 pm William Mitchell College of Law, Room 245, Auditorium 875 Summit Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55105 FBI established...

Oct 7 Judd Fellows Expo

Sherry Gray on August 18, 14

Hear from and interact with the 2014 Judd Fellows about their experiences abroad. View photos from the 2013 Judd Fellows Expo http://global.umn.edu/funding/judd/expo_2013.html...

Sept 27, 2014 UMN Confucius Institute Day

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The celebration will recognize Chinese language and culture education in Minnesota. More information to come. Ted Mann Concert Hall...

International dance events Aug 23

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Community Dance Class led by Osnel Delgado, 2014 McKnight International Artist Participants should have an intermediate or advanced level of dance instruction....

Sept 9 Acara Social Entrepreneur event at Institute on Environment, UMN

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http://us6.campaign-archive1.com/?u=30096ed179f1b77b6ddc4afa2&id=ce57506898&e=86ce64d898 The Institute on the Environment is delighted to invite you and a guest to attend the Acara Showcase and Open House...

Carlson Global Institute Fall Reception Sept 25

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Thursday, September 25, 2014 4:00-6:00 p.m. Carlson School of Management Atrium Each year, more than 700 Carlson School undergraduate and graduate students...

Aug 13: Dynamic Bangladesh featured in Sip of Science Happy Hour

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A SIP OF SCIENCE - the 2nd Wednesday of every month Dynamic Bangladesh: Living in the Land of Superlatives Steve Goodbred, Vanderbilt...

Aug 13 MIC Global Conversations - Food and Climate

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Wednesday, August 13; 5:30 - 7:30 P Where: Minneapolis Central Library, Mary and David Doty Board Room, 2nd Floor, 300 Nicollet Mall,...

Sept 10 Great Conversations - China's Foreign Policy

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http://micglobe.org/calendar/documents/GlobalConversations-ChinaForeignPolicy.pdf Wednesday, September 10; 5:30 - 7:30 P Where: Minneapolis Central Library, Mary and David Doty Board Room, 2nd Floor, 300 Nicollet...

Aug 7 MINN Event: 2nd Annual Getting Hired (Pls RSVP)

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Minnesota International NGO Network Thursday, August 7, 2014 from 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM (CDT) Minneapolis, Minnesota https://www.eventbrite.com/e/minn-event-2nd-annual-getting-hired-tickets-12345103537 MINN's Education and Networking...

Economic Club of Minnesota: Fall 2014 Luncheon Events

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http://www.ecomn.org...

Jacqueline Novogratz is the keynote speaker for the 2014 MINN IDEA Summit, Oct 24

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Jacqueline Novogratz is the keynote speaker for the 2014 MINN IDEA Summit. Jacqueline has been featured in Foreign Policy's list of Top...

MINN Event: Can You Solve World Hunger with Duct-Tape & a Shoestring (7/17)

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http://www.minnesotangos.org/event/minn-event-can-you-solve-world-hunger-duct-tape-and-shoestring-717 The Minnesota International NGO Network is thrilled to announce its first collaboration with The Theater of Public Policy (T2P2), which explores...

Twin Cities Ethnic Dance Theater 40th Anniversary Celebration

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A 40th anniversary celebration of our own Twin Cities Ethnic Dance Theater is coming up this weekend at the Cowles Center in...

July 1 special event Our Town: City Views in Early Modern China & Italy

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Date: 07/01/2014 Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 AM Location: James Ford Bell Library Cost: Free A special summer lecture sponsored by the...

Announcing the 2014 MINN IDEA Summit Friday, October 24th!

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2014 MINN International Development Exchange and Action (IDEA) Summit: Innovation through Collaboration Friday, October 24th Hosted by the Hubert H. Humphrey School...

June 19 Ending Childhood Malnutition--Global Solutions Minnesota

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GLOBAL SOLUTIONS MN, ANNUAL MEETING INVITATION Thursday evening, June 19, 2014, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. / Jackman Room, Plymouth Congregational Church /...

Humphrey School MPA candidates Mamta Verma & Sanjeev Kumar speaking to SIETAR-MN June 17

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SIETAR-MN - TUESDAY JUNE 17th Meeting Reminder! We hope you can join us on Tuesday, June 17th for our Culture Specific...

Join Canadian Ambassador Gary Doer at Carlson School on June 25

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The Canada-Minnesota Business Council and The Consulate General of Canada with The Center for International Business Education and Research invite you to...

AFSA luncheon meeting focused on policis in India--July 16

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THE UPPER MIDWEST CHAPTER OF THE AMERICAN FOREIGN SERVICE ASSOCIATION (AFSA) Invites you to a luncheon meeting with Tom Homan India: Hindu...

Career Integration of Education Abroad conference at UMN - Registration Details

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Career Integration of Education Abroad Conference The Learning Abroad Center and the Global Programs and Strategy Alliance will host the Career Integration...

Reminder: International Degree Fellows Commencement Celebration: Tomorrow Friday May 16th

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Hi Everyone, The International Fellowship Programs (IFP) would like to cordially invite you to the "International Degree Fellows Commencement Celebration" on Friday...

International Degree Fellows Commencement Celebration: Friday May 16th

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Hi Everyone, The International Fellowship Programs (IFP) would like to cordially invite you to the "International Degree Fellows Commencement Celebration" on Friday...

Join Norway house & Affiliate Organizations for a Week of Celebrations: Syttende Mai 2014!

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JOIN US FOR A WEEK OF CELEBRATIONS! Syttende Mai 2014 Presented by Norway House & Affiliate Organizations May 13-18, 2014 Bridging the...

The Haitian Institute of Leadership's first Haitian Women Leadership Conference on Friday May 23rd

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Beaudelaine Pierre is a Humphrey Alum 2009/10 and has passed on the following message about this event. Dear Friend of the Haitian...

Infectious Diseases and Global Human Mobility with Guest Speaker, Martin Cetron, M.D. Director, Global Migration and Quarantine Centers for Disease Control May 22

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Please Join Us! Infectious Diseases and Global Human Mobility with Guest Speaker, Martin Cetron, M.D. Director, Global Migration and Quarantine Centers...

New Tactics in Human Rights: Conversation on Transitional Justice in Practice, May 12 to 23! (upcoming events in June announced)

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Join our conversation on Transitional Justice in Practice, May 12 to 23! Join Jasmina Brankovic and Sufiya Bray of the Centre...

Monday 11am, May 12: Mark Reiner speaking about Humanitarian Engineering & Sustainability Assessment for the Master Planning of Kigali, Rwanda

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The Role of Humanitarian Engineering and Sustainability Assessment for the Master Planning of Kigali, Rwanda Monday, May 12 11:00am Humphrey School 170...

International Degree Fellows Commencement May 16, 4pm, Freeman Commons

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International Degree Fellows Commencement Celebration You are cordially invited to the commencement celebration in honor of our international degree fellows (2012-2014 cohort)....

Ethnic Identity Development in a Changing World: New Research Directions & Conversations Across Disciplines May 15

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Ethnic Identity Development in a Changing World: New Research Directions & Conversations Across Disciplines Thursday, May 15, 2014, at 4:00pm Crosby Seminar...

4th Annual Human Rights Student Awards Ceremony May 9

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4TH ANNUAL HUMAN RIGHTS STUDENT AWARDS CEREMONY You're invited! Please join us in recognition of exceptional human rights students. Friday, May...

Matthias Falter Discusses the Politics of Nationalism and Violence Challenging Europe: The Far Right in Central Europe May 17

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Beyond Africa: The Future of the International Criminal Court May 8

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Eric SBeyond Africa: The Future of the International Criminal Court Date: Thursday, May 08, 2014 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM Venue: Auditorium...

Reminder: Today, May 6 presentations by three Capstone teams on their international policy projects, 5:00-6:30pm

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Interested in Washington-focused Global Policy Capstones? Join us TODAY--Tuesday, May 6, 5:00-6:30 pm in the Freeman Commons for presentations by three Capstone...

The Upper Midwest Chapter of the American Foreign Service Association (AFSA) Invites you to a luncheon meeting with Richard Virden and William Davnie Titled Ukraine: Europe, the United States and Russia Collide: May 21

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THE UPPER MIDWEST CHAPTER OF THE AMERICAN FOREIGN SERVICE ASSOCIATION (AFSA) Invites you to a luncheon meeting with Richard Virden and...

MiNN Event: Welcome Summer at Psycho Suzi's (5/29)

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Welcome Summer at Psycho Suzi's (5/29) Back by popular demand, meet your international practitioner friends at Psycho Suzi's and get your tiki...

MINN IDEA Summit - October 24th, 2014

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MINN IDEA Summit - October 24th, 2014 Attend MINN's 2nd Annual International Development Exchange and Action Summit Innovation through Collaboration Friday, October...

Honoring Choices Across Cultures: End of Life and Advance Care Planning in Cross-Cultural Contexts

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A unique course with didactic lectures and patient-simulations designed to prepare healthcare providers for end-of-life discussions and advance care planning across...

Luncheon Forum with the Mexican Ambassador May 13

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Luncheon Forum with the Mexican Ambassador Tuesday, May 13; Registration 11:30 A Luncheon 12 noon - 1:30 P Did you know that...

The Indian Education System: Opportunities, Challenges and Vision for Inclusion May 12

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Historic Bohemian Flats Public Memory Project Presentation May 15

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Historic Bohemian Flats Public Memory Project Presentation Thursday May 15th, 1:30 Blegen Hall 330 From Anthropology Professor Katherine Hayes: Please join us...

The Immigration History Research Center - Immigrant Stories Digital Stories Screening and Panel Discussion May 8

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The Immigration History Research Center - Immigrant Stories Digital Stories Screening and Panel Discussion Thursday May 8th, 3:00 - 4:30pm Heller Hall...

Friday May 2 Ugandan LGBTI Rights Leader - Abdallah Wambere to speak at Law School

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We hope you will join us tomorrow from 1:30pm to 3:30pm for a very exciting talk by a Ugandan LGBTI rights leader,...

MINN Networking Brunch May 3

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MINN Networking Brunch Date: Saturday, May 3, 2014 - 11:00am to 1:00pm The MINN Networking Committee (formerly the Social Committee) would like...

The Economic Club of Minnesota is pleased to co-sponsor an event featuring His Excellency, Eduardo Medina Mora Ambassador of Mexico to the U.S. May 13

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The Economic Club of Minnesota is pleased to co-sponsor an event featuring His Excellency, Eduardo Medina Mora Ambassador of Mexico to...

Reminder: IPID Student Research Forum, Thursday May 1!

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IPID Student Research Forum Thursday, May 01, 2014 Time: 5-8pm This event will be catered Location: Humphrey School of Public Affairs, Humphrey...

ICGC Brown Bag Series: OUT OF PLACE: Mapping the "unhomely" in the poetry of Dennis Brutus: Tyrone August, UWC Visiting Scholar May 2

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Brown Bag Series Friday, May 2, 2014 12:00pm 537 Heller Hall OUT OF PLACE: Mapping the "unhomely" in the poetry of Dennis...

MINN Event: Volunteer Engagement and Recognition Minnesota International NGO Network Monday, May 12

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MINN Event: Volunteer Engagement and Recognition Minnesota International NGO Network Monday, May 12, 2014 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM (CDT)...

The OPCW presents The Fires Project

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The OPCW presents The Fires Project The 2013 winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical...

Interested in Washington-focused Global Policy Capstones? Information session May 6

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Interested in Washington-focused Global Policy Capstones? Join us Tuesday, May 6, 5:00-6:30 pm in the Freeman Commons for presentations by three Capstone...

Icelandic National League of North America convention to be held in Minnesota May 2015

Sherry Gray on April 29, 14

I am writing as a U Professor and President of the local Icelandic society to let you know that the Icelandic National...

IPID Student Research Forum: Thursday May 1!

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IPID Student Research Forum Thursday, May 01, 2014 Time: 5-8pm This event will be catered Location: Humphrey School of Public Affairs, Humphrey...

Forum with Rawandan Ambassador Mathilde Mukantabana: May 5

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Forum with Rawandan Ambassador Mathilde Mukantabana Monday, May 5, 2014 5:30 Registration 6:00 - 7:30 Program Schulze Auditorium Schulze Hall University of...

Reminder: May 1 5 to 8pm, IPID Student Research Forum

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Thursday May 1, 5-8pm Humphrey School of Public Affairs, Humphrey Forum https://www.eventbrite.com/e/spring-2014-ipid-student-research-forum-tickets-11088711635#...

Master of Development Program Capstone Presentation to UMN Extension, Monday, May 12

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Please SAVE-THE-DATE: HHH Masters of Development Program Capstone Presentation Monday, May 12 from 2pm-3pm WHY: To learn about the new tools and...

April 30: BESA a code of honor that inspired Muslims to save Jews during the Holocost!

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Exhibition April 7 - June 30 (William Mitchell College of Law) (875 Summit Ave, Saint Paul) Reception April 30, 5:30-6:30 pm /...

Reconsidering Development reception this Friday. April 25

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Dear IPID members & friends, We hope you can join us for the Reconsidering Development reception this Friday. You're Invited: Reconsidering Development...

April 27: Humphrey Fellows Graduation

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Humphrey Fellows Graduation Sun, April 27, 1pm - 4pm Where Recreation and Wellness Center 123 Harvard Street SE Minneapolis, MN 55455 map...

International and LGBTQ: A Panel Discussion on Identity and Culture: April 30

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International and LGBTQ: A Panel Discussion on Identity and Culture Wednesday, April 30, 3:00-4:00 p.m. Room 202, St. Paul Student Center Please...

April 28: When Loved Ones Disappear: Ambiguous Loss and Approaches for Working with Families of the Missing.

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It is with great pleasure that we invite you to join the Department of Family Social Science for an important conversation...

Subalternity in the Age of Neoliberal Globalization: Dr. Sonita Sarker (April 28)

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THE MINNESOTA INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS COLLOQUIUM PRESENTS: Subalternity in the Age of Neoliberal Globalization . DR. SONITA SARKER Monday, April 28, 1:30 PM...

Reconsidering Development Reception: April 25

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Reconsidering Development Reception 4:00-6:00pm, Friday, April 25th, 2014 African Development Center (Meridel LeSueur Room) 1931 S 5th St, Minneapolis, MN 55454 Hors...

Creating Evidence-Based Policy for Safe Levels of Manganese in Drinking Water: Protecting Infant Neurodevelopment: Brown Bag Series (April 25)

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Brown Bag Series Friday, April 25, 2014 12:00pm 537 Heller Hall Creating Evidence-Based Policy for Safe Levels of Manganese in Drinking...

What does the crisis in Ukraine mean for the World? (April 28)

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WHAT DOES THE CRISIS IN UKRAINE MEAN FOR THE WORLD? LEARN MORE REGISTER TODAY Register Online» Space is limited...

enRoute to Developing a Global Mindset, April 28!

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enRoute to Developing a Global Mindset As the global workforce becomes more interconnected, are you equipped to work effectively in the international...

Human Rights, Civil Rights, and American Foreign Policy: A colloquium inspired by Dr. Condoleezza Rice and the events following 9/11 (April 23)

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Human Rights, Civil Rights, and American Foreign Policy: A colloquium inspired by Dr. Condoleezza Rice and the events following 9/11 Date:...

World's Fair Update, March Ritchie, April 23

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World's Fair Update Union Depot, Gateway Room 3rd Floor 214 E 4th St. St. Paul, MN 55101 April 23rd, 2014 9:00AM-11:00...

Ap 23 Same Sun Happy Hour: Federalism without Political Decentralization: An Alternative Approach to Understand China's Growth

Sherry Gray on April 21, 14

Same Sun flyer Apr 23-1.pdfThe final Same Sun Happy Hour of the semester will be this Wednesday, April 23 from 3:30-4:30 pm...

April 22: Disaster Capitalism: Lessons from Haiti

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I'm writing to tell you about an upcoming U of M event that relates to development and aid policy. The event features...

Global Citizens Netowork Events April 26th, 27th, and May 9!

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All events take place at: Global Citizens Network, 129 North 2nd Street #102, Minneapolis, MN 55401 Global Citizens Network (GCN) is excited...

The Inaugural Session of the Academy of Public Service: A Workshop on the Ethics of Public Stewardship - May 29

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The Caux Round Table is Delighted to Present The Inaugural Session of the Academy of Public Service A Workshop on the Ethics...

Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program Celebrates its 35th Year

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During the weekend of April 25-27, 2014, the University of Minnesota's Law School and Humphrey School of Public Affairs will commemorate the...

Ap 23 at Carlson School: American Discords: Religious Tolerance & Pluralism at Home & Abroad

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Wednesday, April 23, 12:00 - 1:15pm, 3M Auditorium, Carlson School of Management Register now! https://www.eventbrite.com/e/american-discords-religious-tolerance-and-pluralism-at-home-and-abroad-tickets-11171824227 We are living through a period of...

Tues Ap 22 China 100 event & Huntsman talk

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Upcoming events at China Center to celebrate 100 years of UMN China engagement "The China 100 Symposium: U, Minnesota and China Looking...

MINN Event: How to Mitigate Program Failure & Establish More Sustainable Programming

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Wed, April 23, 5:30pm - 7:30pm Carlson School of Management, 19th Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN, United States (map) http://www.eventbrite.com/e/how-to-mitigate-program-failure-establish-more-sustainable-programming-tickets-11184341667 Networking and light...

Disaster Capitalism: Lessons from Haiti (Tues. April 22 4:30pm Blegen 155)

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The event features award-winning advocate and author Beverly Bell. She has decades of experience writing about and working with transnational social justice...

AFSA luncheon May 21: Ukraine: Europe, the US & Russia Collide

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THE UPPER MIDWEST CHAPTER OF THE AMERICAN FOREIGN SERVICE ASSOCIATION (AFSA) Invites you to a luncheon meeting with Richard Virden and William...

Apr 18 Fri Women, Violence & Questions Confronting 'Feminism'

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International Center for the Study of Global Change Brown Bag Series Friday, April 18, 2014 12:00pm 537 Heller Hall Women, Violence and...

Thurs Apr 17 "Build Your Own Capstone" with the D-Prize capstone team

Sherry Gray on April 16, 14

Hello Humphrey, I'd like to invite you all to eat some baked goods and watch a presentation. Our capstone team has been...

Reminder: Fri Apr 18 John Pierce & Jerry Zhao speaking about urban planning in China

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http://blog.lib.umn.edu/cgi-bin/mt.cgi?__mode=view&_type=entry&id=420502&blog_id=9182...

International Disaster Simulation Field Exercise (1cr--Sept 5-7 2014)

Sherry Gray on April 16, 14

http://blog.lib.umn.edu/gpa/globalnotes/2014/04/students-interested-in-global.php PA 5890 Topics in Foreign Policy and International Affairs International Crisis Simulation (1cr) September 5-7, 2014 International Disaster Simulation Field Exercise...

Ap 8 Jonathan Foley on Developing a Strategic Framework to Move the World Towards Sustainability

Sherry Gray on April 16, 14

Looking for Planet Levers: Developing a Strategic Framework to Move the World Towards Sustainability Monday, April 28, 2014, at 4:00pm Best Buy...

Genocide & Aftermath Lessons from Rwanda: A Series of Events to Commemorate the 20th Anniversary of the Genocide in Rwanda Apr 16, 17 & 19, 2014

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University of Minnesota - Twin Cities Please join us for a series of events commemorating the genocide that took place in Rwanda...

Reminder--Wed Ap 16 Arqam Tariq speaking on governance in Pakistan

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http://blog.lib.umn.edu/gpa/globalnotes/2014/04/wed-ap-16-same-sun-happy-hour-1.php...

Apr 16 Law School Human Rights Series: A Nguyen speaking on From "12 Years a Slave" to Modern-Day Slavery. A Closer Look at Labor Exploitation & Forced Labor

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HR Series Flyer (A-NGUYEN).pdfWednesday, April 16 (12:15 p.m. at Mondale Hall 15) - From "12 Years a Slave" to Modern-Day Slavery. A...

Apr 24 Robert Zoellick & Francis Fukuyama speaking at HHH/CSOM event

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GLOBAL PROSPERITY AND DEMOCRACY: Challenges for Corporations, Government, NGOs, and Civil Society will explore perspectives on the interdependence of democracy, economics, and...

Ap 22 Amb. Jon Huntsman giving Griffin Lecture, China 100 Symposium

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On Tuesday, April 22, 2014, UMN will host a China 100 Symposium covering many topics including business, education, health, the environment, etc....

Wed Ap 16 Same Sun Happy Hour with Arqam Tariq speaking on governance issues in Pakistan

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The first event will be on Wednesday, April 16 from 2:30-3:30 pm in the IFP lounge (HHH 55). Humphrey Fellow Arqam Tariq...

Fri Ap 18 Urban Planning in Hebei Province, with MURP student John Pierce & HHH Prof. Jerry Zhao

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Friday, April 18 from 2:30-3:30 pm in the IFP lounge (HHH 55). Humphrey School Master's in Urban & Regional Planning student John...

Reminder: Tues 11am Amb Kelly meeting students in HHH 173

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Amb. Ian Kelly, the Department of State Diplomat in Residence who will be visiting on Tuesday, April 15, has some extra time...

May 1 IPID Student Research Forum

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Thursday May 1, 5-8pm Humphrey School of Public Affairs, Humphrey Forum https://www.eventbrite.com/e/spring-2014-ipid-student-research-forum-tickets-11088711635#...

Ap 16 event reminder: IPID Speaker Event with Laura Seay

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You Can't Always Get What You Want (or Need): Real-World Development Research Date: Wednesday April 16th Time: 2:30-4pm Location: Law School Rm...

HHH students: Ambassador Ian Kelly meeting students Tues, Apr 15

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Amb. Ian Kelly, the Department of State Diplomat in Residence who will be visiting on Tuesday, April 15, has some extra time...

Ap 17 at Carlson School Leadership Lessons from the Front Lines of Global Business

Sherry Gray on April 13, 14

Being successful in global business requires vision, strategy and leadership. Among all determinants of success in pursuing an international growth strategy, some...

Univ of Minnesota celebrates 35th anniversary of the Humphrey Fellows program, Apr 25

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In celebration of the 35th anniversary of the Humphrey Fellowship Program, the University of Minnesota Law School and the Humphrey School of...

Reminder: Register for the Apr 22 China 100 Symposium & Griffin Lecture (Jon Huntsman speaking)

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China 100 Symposium: U, Minnesota, and China looking forward to the next century 1:30 - 4:00 p.m. 4:00 p.m. Social Hour REGISTER...

Humanitarian Crisis Simulation Sept 5-7

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Humanitarian Crisis Simulation2014.pdf See Sherry Gray for more information about participating as a student (1cr fall semester) or a volunteer. Learn and...

Ap 14 Setting a Respectful Engagement Agenda for Diversity, Equity, & International Work

Sherry Gray on April 10, 14

Setting a Respectful Engagement Agenda for Diversity, Equity, and International Work Burton Hall 227 April 14, 2014 12:00-1:30pm As an increased number...

Ap 28: "Ambiguous Loss & Approaches for Working with Families of the Missing"

Sherry Gray on April 10, 14

We invite you to join the Department of Family Social Science for an important conversation with Drs. Pauline Boss and Simon Robins....

ICGC Brown Bag Ap 11 Race & the Erotic in Black Queer Africa: A Preliminary Visual Analysis

Sherry Gray on April 9, 14

Presenter: Elliot James (PhD Candidate) Department of History ICGC Brown Bag Series Friday, April 11, 2014 12:00pm 537 Heller Hall Abstract: This...

CFR's Bridget Coggins speaking at MIRC, April 14

Sherry Gray on April 9, 14

We are pleased to announce that Dr. Bridget Coggins, of the Council on Foreign Relations, will present at MIRC on Monday April...

Reconsidering Development Reception 4-6pm Friday, Apr 25 (RSVP req)

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Come celebrate the re-launch of Reconsidering Development, an interdisciplinary, peer reviewed e-journal based at the University of Minnesota. Mingle with other scholars...

Events Series to Commemorate 20th Anniv of Rwanda Genocide Ap 16, 17, 19, 2014; Public Conference at HHH Apr 16 includes Dean Schwartz on speaker's list

Sherry Gray on April 9, 14

Genocide and its Aftermaths: Lessons from Rwanda (April 16, 17, 19, 2014) The Institute for Global Studies in partnership with The Center...

Weisman Art Museum "Siberia: Imagined & Reimagined"

Sherry Gray on April 9, 14

Through May 18, 2014 The exhibition "Siberia: Imagined and Reimagined" brings photographs of Siberia by Russian photographers to the American public for...

Wed, Apr 9, 2:30pm João Abreu speaking about Cape Verdean Urban & Infrastructure Development: The Role of International Cooperation

Sherry Gray on April 8, 14

Same Sun Happy Hour, Wednesday, April 9, 2:30-3:30 The next Same Sun Happy Hour is coming up next Wednesday, April 9. Humphrey...

Apr 15 U.S. State Department Careers, Humphrey School Career Conversation

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Ian Kelly, Diplomat in Residence 8:30 - 9:30 am, Tuesday, April 15, 2014 Wilkins Room - room 215 Humphrey School Join us...

Apr 16 You Can't Always Get What You Want (or Need): Real-World Development Research

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IPID Speaker Event with Laura Seay Click here to RSVP using Eventbrite https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ipid-speaker-event-laura-seay-tickets-11188036719 Date: Wednesday April 16th Time: 3-4pm Location: Law School...

Compatible Technology International Spring Benefit May 8

Sherry Gray on April 8, 14

A fundraising event to benefit Compatible Technology International, a nonprofit that designs and distributes practical food and water tools that help families...

Ap 10 A Conversation with Mark Ritchie: Linking agricultural innovations with entrepreneurs to build a more food secure world

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http://www.compatibletechnology.org/get-involved/calendar/a-conversation-with-mark-ritchie-linking-agricultural-innovations-with-entrepreneurs-to-build-a-more-food-secure-world.html Thursday April 10 7:30-9:00 AM Carlson School of Management Room 2-224 321 19th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55455 Join us...

Ap 28 HHH Dean Schwartz speaking about Ukraine crisis

Sherry Gray on April 7, 14

Minnesota Peace Initiative | Ukraine Ukraine: How Will It Affect East/West Relations? Speed Bump or Major Rift? A conversation with Eric Schwartz,Dean...

Ap 9 "LGBT Discrimination in Africa"

Sherry Gray on April 7, 14

Humphrey fellow - Cote d'Ivoire Gilles Kassarate All people are protected, in theory, by human rights law. The treatment of this community...

Ap 14 Setting a Respectful Engagement Agenda for Diversity, Equity & Intern'l Work

Sherry Gray on April 7, 14

UMN Burton Hall 227 April 14, 2014 12:00-1:30pm As an increased number of students participate in the College's "Global Experience" initiative, continued...

Ap 23 MINN Event: Mitigating Program Failures

Sherry Gray on April 7, 14

Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 5:30pm On April 23, 2014, the MINN Education committee will host a panel discussing, "How to Mitigate...

Ap 24 Global Prosperity & Democracy: Challenges for Corporations, Gov't, NGOs, & Civil Society

Sherry Gray on April 7, 14

Register https://www.tickets.umn.edu/umato/Online/seatSelect.asp?BOset::WSmap::seatmap::performance_ids=4F71CD9D-F2B4-49DD-891C-DED529C83C70 Thursday, April 24, 2014 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. 3M Auditorium Carlson School of Management University of Minnesota 321 19th...

Prof. Khaldoun Samman at MIRC on Friday, April 11

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Professor Casey Jarrin's talk at MIRC which was initially scheduled this Monday, April 7 has been cancelled due to unexpected circumstances. Professor...

João Abreu speaking about Cape Verdean Urban & Infrastructure Development: The Role of International Cooperation at Apr 9 Same Sun Happy Hour

Sherry Gray on April 4, 14

Same Sun Happy Hour, Wednesday, April 9, 2:30-3:30 The next Same Sun Happy Hour is coming up next Wednesday, April 9. Humphrey...

Genocide & its Aftermaths: Lessons from Rwanda

Sherry Gray on April 4, 14

A Series of Events to Commemorate the 20th Anniversary of the Genocide in Rwanda April 16, 17 & 19, 2014 University of...

Laura Sea speaking on "Real-World Development Research" to IPID event, Apr 16

Sherry Gray on April 3, 14

IPID Speaker Event 4/16 - Laura Seay You Can't Always Get What You Want (or Need): Real-World Development Research IPID Speaker Event...

Humphrey Student Tickets for Distinguished Carlson Lecture

Sherry Gray on April 3, 14

From the Humphrey School Dean's Office: There are about 50 tickets available for students to attend a small-group discussion with Condoleezza Rice,...

CPC presents Pablo Pinto, Thursday Ap 10, speaking on "Opportunistic policies under varying costs of redeployment: evidence from the auto industry"

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The Comparative Politics Colloquium is excited to present our final guest this spring, Professor Pablo Pinto of Columbia University, on April 10...

Apr 27 Humphrey Fellows Graduation (Law School & HHH)

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You are invited to the following event: Humphrey Fellows Graduation Sunday, April 27, 2014 from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM (CDT) https://humphreyfellowsgraduation.eventbrite.com...

Apr 10 at CSOM: "A Conversation with Mark Ritchie: Linking agricultural innovations with entrepreneurs to build a more food secure world"

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Thursday April 10 7:30-9:00 AM Carlson School of Management Room 2-224 321 19th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55455 Join us for...

Apr 10 Remembering Argentina's Disappeared: Reframing Mass Violence panel discussion

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Thursdays at Four/Reframing Mass Violence panel discussion with Emilio Crenzel, Leigh Payne, Ana Forcinito, and Alejandro Baer Thursday, April 10, 4 p.m.,...

Apr 4 Friday ICGC Brown Bag Nelson Nkhoma speaking on "market-based practices for motivations & barriers to public-engaged scholarship in Malawian higher education"

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International Center for the Study of Global Change Brown Bag Series Friday, April 4, 2014 12:00pm 537 Heller Hall Under the invisible...

Dinner & event Apr 16 Global Child Health, Tropical and Travel Medicine Seminar Lectures

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Please Join Us! Global Child Health Hosted by: Department of Pediatrics Wednesday, April 16, 2014 6:00pm Global Health Update and Presentations (light...

UMN China 100 Exhibit in HHH 55 week of March 31 only! Join us Wed Apr 2 for afternoon tea

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All week long the International Fellowship Programs office (HHH 55) will be hosting an exhibit from the China Center commemorating 100 years...

Diversity, Equity, & Internationalization discussion April 14

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Setting a Respectful Engagement Agenda for Diversity, Equity, and International Work Burton Hall 227 April 14, 2014 12:00-1:30pm As an increased number...

April 3 Phillip Rothwell "When a Writer Rights Wrongs: Middle-class Angst in Pepetela's 'O tímido e as mulheres'"

Sherry Gray on April 1, 14

When a Writer Rights Wrongs: Middle-class Angst in Pepetela's O tímido e as mulheres A Lecture by Professor Phillip Rothwell King John...

May 5 Matteo Ricci: His Map & Music

Sherry Gray on April 1, 14

I'd like to let you know about a performance which will take place on May 5, 7:30 pm of Matteo Ricci: His...

National Institute of Health representatives to speak at UMN International One Medicine One Science conference

Sherry Gray on April 1, 14

You won't want to miss the International One Medicine One Science Conference in Minneapolis in late April. Hear from such distinguished guests...

Revised Same Sun Schedule

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Please find attached the updated Same Sun schedule for the remainder of the semester. We hope to see you at our...

Apr 2, Human Rights Series event on Pakistan, speaker Ehtasham Anwar

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HUMAN RIGHTS SERIES 2014 APRIL 2, 2014 @ 12:15 P.M. - 1:15 P.M. MONDALE HALL ROOM 15 "THE UNTOLD STORY OF DR....

MPP alum Heather Schommer speaking to Global Mentor Program Breakfast, Apr 11

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Global Mentor Program Breakfast : 20 Years Past Genocide - Working with USAID in Rwanda Friday, April 11, 2014 8:00 - 9:30...

Reminder: Israeli-Palestinian Process event Mon 3/31 12-1:30 HHH215

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THE ISRAELI-PALESTINIAN PROCESS and the Dynamics of a Region in Turmoil Yossi Beilin, Israeli Statesman, Scholar, and Peace Activist Monday, March 31,...

Apr 14 Leading Internet Scholar is coming to the U: Open Governance & Privacy

Sherry Gray on March 28, 14

From Ido Sivan Sevilla: "I think this event is worth mentioning on Global Notes. One of the Internet's security 'gurus' is coming...

Norway House event Ap 1 Tine Thing Helseth & Pianist Bretton Brown

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Tuesday, April 1, 2014 7:30 pm Mindekirken Norwegian Lutheran Memorial Church 924 E. 21st Street in Minneapolis Tickets $20 | Free for...

HHH alums Amevor, Clancy, & Winger capstone research presenting at UMN Internationalizing the Curriculum & Campus Conference conference, April 11

Sherry Gray on March 27, 14

Global Perspectives and Strategies: UMN Extension's Strategy Presenters: Renee Pardello, Extension, Twin Cities; Kevin Clancy, Humphrey School of Public Affairs, Twin Cities;...

March 31 TFA Truth Tour: Education, Inequality, & Corporate Education Reform

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TEACH FOR AMERICA TRUTH TOUR Calling all students-- this Monday, March 31st at 5:30pm come learn about the truth behind Teach...

Register now for China 100 event April 22, sessions on global agriculture & food safety, China business strategies & trends, health & med research, sustainability, & educ exchange

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Minnesota and China: Global Agriculture and Food Safety Panel discussion and question-and-answer session with experts in the fields of agriculture and food...

April 17, 2014 for "Leadership Lessons from the Front Lines of Global Business"

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Carlson Global Institute Leadership Lessons from the Front Lines of Global Business Being successful in global business requires vision, strategy and leadership....

Mar 31 Japanese tea ceremony at IAS, UMN 4:30pm

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Japanese Tea Ceremony Performance Fumio Watanabe, Yuriko Watanabe, and tea ceremony students Monday, March 31, 4:30 p.m., 140 Nolte Center https://events.umn.edu/034174 All...

Registration Now Open: Honoring Choices Across Cultures May 7

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Global Health - University of Minnesota, Department of Medicine via Honoring Choices Across Cultures Early rate registration available through April 9, 2014...

Oral History Workshop Friday

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Oral History Workshop this Friday. Workshop led by Dominique Tobbell and Barbara Sommer, 1-2:30 p.m.; Panel discussion with Dominique Tobbell, Barbara Sommer,...

Institute of International Education's 2014 Best Practices Conference website is now live

Sherry Gray on March 27, 14

2014 Best Practices Conference Website is Now Live http://www.iie.org/IIE-Home/Who-We-Are/News-and-Events/Events/2014/Best-Practices-Conference-2014/Multimedia We invite you to view valuable speaker and panel session videos and...

China100 lecture by Dr. Patrick Mendis, HHH alum, March 27

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Greetings from the China Center! We thought you might be interested in attending a lecture by Dr. Patrick Mendis about his latest...

Monday, Mar 31 Yossi Beilin speaking on the Israeli-Palestinian process

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THE ISRAELI-PALESTINIAN PROCESS and the Dynamics of a Region in Turmoil Yossi Beilin, Israeli Statesman, Scholar, and Peace Activist Monday, March 31,...

Elliott Abrams speaking at Humphrey School Apr 2

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"WHAT HAPPENED TO THE ARAB SPRING?" will be presented by Elliott Abrams, former White House official and senior fellow for Middle Eastern...

April 10 Florence & Baghdad: Renaissance Art & Arab Science

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Center for Early Modern History University of Minnesota invites you to participate in A discussion of Florence and Baghdad: Renaissance Art and...

Apr 22 China 100 Symposium: U, Minnesota, & China looking forward to the next century

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Register Now! Tuesday, April 22, 2014 1:00-4:00 p.m. followed by a social hour McNamara Alumni Center Twin Cities Campus The China 100...

Mar 27 Prof. August Nimtz speaking to Comparative Politics Colloquium

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The Comparative Politics Colloquium is is excited to present our own Prof. August Nimtz on Thursday, March 27 at 12:30 in Lippincott....

March 27th - Film Screening & Panel: Doctors of the Dark Side

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Please join us on March 27th for a discussion of the movement to ensure accountability for doctors who engage in torture. Doctors...

Mar 26 US-Cuba relations discussion at Univ of St. Thomas

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"US-CubanRelations: A discussion" WHERE: OWS 150 at the University of St. Thomas WHEN: March 26th, 7-8:30 PM This event will include a...

Humphrey Special Event April 24, Robert Zoellick & Frances Fukuyama keynote speakers

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GLOBAL PROSPERITY AND DEMOCRACY: Challenges for Corporations, Governments, NGOs, and Civil Society Thursday, April 24, 2014 8:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. 3M...

April 21 event on language learning & cultural entrepreneurship

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From World Class Learners to World Class Entrepreneurs: The Centrality of Language Learning in (Cultural) Entrepreneurship Education Monday, April 21, 2014 12:20-1:10...

March 27 "Constructing America's Global Responsibility to Give: The Politics of Foreign & Humanitarian Aid to Child Refugees, 1945-1960"

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Childhood and Youth Studies Across the Disciplines event this Thursday (3/27), 1:30-3:30 in 135 Nicholson [1] Please join us this Thursday in...

Mar 26 Bhutan's Emerging Child Protection

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HR Series Flyer (WANGDI).pdfCHILDREN & THE LAW: BHUTAN'S EMERGING CHILD PROTECTION UNIT MARCH 26, 2014 @ 12:15 P.M. - 1:15 P.M. MONDALE...

Ap 2 The Somali Diaspora's Role in Somalia: Implications of Return

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HHH Presentation Flyer.pdfI am writing to invite you to a seminar hosted by the Humphrey School of Public Affairs and the University...

April 24 Global Prosperity & Democracy with Robert Zoellick & Francis Fukuyama.

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GLOBAL PROSPERITY AND DEMOCRACY Challenges for Corporations, Governments, NGOs, and Civil Society Thursday, April 24, 2014 8:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Cost...

Freeman Center event on Ukraine video online

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http://www.hhh.umn.edu/centers/freeman/index.html...

Mar 27 China 100 Lecture by HHH alum Patrick Mendis

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Greetings from the China Center! We know that your summer study abroad trips to China are just around the corner and we...

Mar 25 Thomas Schimidinger speaking on "Rojava: 2nd Kurdish Para-state in the Shadow of Syria's Civil War"

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"Rojava: Second Kurdish Para-state in Shadow of Syria's Civil War" by Dr. Schimidinger Day: 03/25/2014 Time:4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Place: 710...

China 100 Symposium & 13th Annual Bob & Kim Griffin "Building US-China Bridges Lecture""

Sherry Gray on March 23, 14

Greetings! It was great to see many of you at the meeting on Chinese New Year and at the opening of the...

International One Medicine, One Science conference

Sherry Gray on March 23, 14

You won't want to miss the International One Medicine One Science Conference in Minneapolis in late April. This conference features a distinguished...

April 12 Mano a Mano's 20th Anniversary Celebration

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St. Paul-based nonprofit Mano a Mano International Partners is celebrating 20 years in operation on Saturday, April 12, 2014! Join Mano a...

Grad students--register by Mar 31 for discounted conference fee--Economic Development Conf May 2-3

Sherry Gray on March 20, 14

11th Midwest International Economic Development Conference, May 2-3, 2014 There is an early registration deadline (March 31) to get the lowest fee...

Mar 25 Thomas Schmidinger, "Rojava: The Second Kurdish Para-state in the Shadow of Syria's Civil War"

Sherry Gray on March 20, 14

03/25/2014 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM 710 Social Sciences Cost: Free Please join the Center for Austrian Studies for a lecture given...

March 27 CPC presents Prof. August Nimtz on Lenin's electoral strategy

Sherry Gray on March 20, 14

The Comparative Politics Colloquium is is excited to present our own Prof. August Nimtz on Thursday, March 27 at 12:30 in Lippincott,...

Mar 29 documentary on urban housing issues in Quebec, Morocco, France

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The Consulate General of Canada is hosting a new French-Canadian documentary called Bidonville about urban housing issues (slums/shantytowns) in various places around...

Mar 29 documentary on urban housing issues in Quebec, Morocco, France

Sherry Gray on March 20, 14

The Consulate General of Canada is hosting a new French-Canadian documentary called Bidonville about urban housing issues (slums/shantytowns) in various places around...

March 27 Brazilian Truth Commission: Is It Time to 'Reframe' the Gross Human Rights Violations?

Sherry Gray on March 20, 14

Brazilian Truth Commission: Is It Time to 'Reframe' the Gross Human Rights Violations? Reframing Mass Violence presentation by Glenda Mezarobba Thursday, March...

Mar 27: The Politics of Foreign & Humanitarian Aid to Child Refugees, 1945-1960

Sherry Gray on March 20, 14

Objects to be protected, not subjects with rights: examining the appropriation of the CRC and ACRWC in Ugandan policy and Constructing America's...

Mar 25 Japanese Bamboo Carving Workshop led by Fumio Watanabe

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Tuesday, March 25, 7:15 p.m., 125 Nolte Center https://events.umn.edu/034176...

Leadership Summit for Women in National Security Careers, Falls Church VA

Sherry Gray on March 18, 14

Please join Working Mother Media for the fifth annual Leadership Summit for Women in National Security Careers on May 1, 2014. http://wiisglobal.org/wordpress1/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/NacSec-individual-flyer.0311.pdf...

Ap 3 Lisa Peschel - Laughter in the Dark: Newly Discovered Songs & Sketches from the Terezín/Theresienstadt Ghetto, 1942-44

Sherry Gray on March 18, 14

04/03/2014 7:30 PM - 8:15 PM Ultan Recital Hall Ferguson Hall Cost: Free : On April 3, 2014, the Center for Austrian...

Midwest International Economic Development Conference May 2-3, 2014

Sherry Gray on March 17, 14

Conference Poster 2014.docxThe early registration deadline for the conference is the last day of March. After that the registration fee goes up...

African Development Center events--HHH community welcome to join Commerce and Community Conversation

Sherry Gray on March 17, 14

I just wanted to let you know of our upcoming Commerce and Community Conversation. http://www.adcminnesota.org/visit/events/2014/march-adc-commerce-and-community-conversation The topic is about the economic impact...

March 24 Film screening and Q&A with Brazilian director Petra Costa: Elena

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Film screening and Q&A with Brazilian director Petra Costa ELENA is the most watched Brazilian documentary of 2013!! Monday, March 24, 2014...

Mar 27 Yasmeen Arif speaking "Law, Life & Humanity: Recovering the Social after Damage"

Sherry Gray on March 12, 14

Thursday, March 27, 2014, at 4:00pm 125 Nolte IAS Thursdays at Four presents Yasmeen Arif, Sociology, University of Delhi, India; Nehru-Fulbright Senior...

Genocide and its Aftermaths: Lessons from Rwanda (April 16, 17, 19, 2014)

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Genocide and its Aftermaths: Lessons from Rwanda (April 16, 17, 19, 2014) A Series of Events to Commemorate the 20th Anniversary of...

April 1: Norway House | Edvard Grieg Society presents: Tine Thing Helseth & Pianist Bretton Brown

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Tine Thing Helseth & Pianist Bretton Brown Tuesday, April 1, 2014 7:30 pm Mindekirken Norwegian Lutheran Memorial Church 924 E. 21st...

U.S.-Russia Innovation Week starts March 24

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We're all set for U.S.-Russia Innovation Week We're less than three weeks away from one of the most exciting gatherings of...

The Norwegian Bicentennial Celebration - A Message from the Honorary Consulate

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Dear Friends of the Norwegian-American Community, Two thousand fourteen marks the bicentennial of the Norwegian constitution. Signed on May 17, 1814,...

Introducing Rowzaneh - A Sufi Project!

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Introducing Rowzaneh - A Sufi Project! March 14-16, Fri. & Sat. @ 7:30 p.m., Sunday at 4:30 p.m. Tickets: $12 (General),...

The Science Behind One Health: ICOMOS - International Conference on One Medicine One Science

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You won't want to miss the International One Medicine One Science Conference in Minneapolis in late April. This conference features a...

March 14 Explaining the Rise of Diaspora Institutions, ICGC Brown Bag

Sherry Gray on March 11, 14

International Center for the Study of Global Change Brown Bag Series Friday, March 14, 2014 12:00pm 537 Heller Hall UNEP (2012): The...

DEADLINE 3/12: Call for Student Speakers! March 12th Deadline for April 4 Conference

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** IPID Call for Speakers ** Want to present your research in a conference of your peers? Spring 2014 Biannual Student Speaker...

March 27: Brazilian Truth Commission: Is it Time to 'Reframe' the Gross Human Rights Violations?

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On March 27th Glenda Mezarobba, the United Nations Development Program Representative for the Brazilian Truth Commission, will be on campus. She will...

April 12: Fighting Poverty in the Horn of Africa

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You are invited to attend: Fighting Poverty in the Horn of Africa Saturday, April 12, 2014 from 5:00 PM - 8:00...

March 13: Migration of Somali Refugees in the European Union: An Austrian case Study

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March 11 12:45pm: Freeman Center Discussion: Crisis in Ukraine

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Panelists: J. Brian Atwood Professor and Global Policy Area Chair, Humphrey School Kathleen Collins Associate Professor, Department of Political Science Alexey Khlebnikov...

April 16 IPID High Profile Speaker Event with Laura Seay

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Topic Title: You can't always get what you want (or need): real-world development research Date:April 16th Time: 3-4pm Location: Law School Rm...

March 12: Same Sun Happy Hour: Turkmenistan Stuck in Transition?

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Hi all, The next Same Sun event will be on Wednesday, March 12. Humphrey Fellow Nurjemal Jalilova will present on economic challenges...

April 2: Global REM: Waleed Mahdi, "On Agency and Self-Representation: Arab Americans and Transgressing Hollywood-Egyptian Cinematic Patterns"

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Global REM: Waleed Mahdi, "On Agency and Self-Representation: Arab Americans and Transgressing Hollywood-Egyptian Cinematic Patterns" Date: 04/02/2014 Time: 12:30 PM - 1:30...

Tues, March 11 Freeman Seminar discussion Ukraine

Sherry Gray on March 9, 14

http://blog.lib.umn.edu/cgi-bin/mt.cgi?__mode=view&_type=entry&id=417454&blog_id=9182...

Mar 12 Human Rights Series, Suhail Ahmed on Juvenile Justice in Pakistan

Sherry Gray on March 9, 14

Our sixth session in our Human Rights Series is next Wednesday! Lunch will be provided! JUVEVILE JUSTICE IN PAKISTAN MARCH 12,...

Due WEDNESDAY - Call for Student Speakers! March 12 Deadline for April 4

Sherry Gray on March 9, 14

** IPID Call for Speakers ** Want to present your research in a conference of your peers? Spring 2014 Biannual Student Speaker...

March 27 Global Health Symposium at UMN

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The School of Public Health is hosting a inter-disciplinary symposium on building leaders for Global Health. Please see the attached flyer and...

Upcoming event with former Israeli Minister of Justice

Sherry Gray on March 9, 14

Beilin Town Hall Flier.pdf J Street Minnesota is hosting Yossi Beilin for a town hall discussion on the two-state solution and the...

April 17 Global Matters - Leadership Lessons from the Front Lines of Global Business

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3:30-5:00 p.m. Carlson School of Management Visit the website for additional information and to register http://www.eventbrite.com/e/global-matters-spring-2014-registration-9468046181 Professional Development Program - Sustainability and...

April 16-19 public conference at the U of Minnesota: Genocide & its Aftermaths: Lessons from Rwanda

Sherry Gray on March 9, 14

RwandaCommemorativeEvents_8.5x11.pdfThe events consist of a Public Conference on April 16th, a Student Conference on April 17th and an Educator Training on April...

US Russia Innovation events March 24-26

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Following are details about the US Russia Innovation events that may be of interest to community based groups and non-profits in...

"La Razón Blindada" by Teatro Malayerba

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La Razón Blindada "La Razón Blindada" by Teatro Malayerba Thursday, March 6 at 8:00 pm Friday, March 7 at 8:00 pm Venue:...

Global Health Symposium: March 27

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Global Health Symposium: The Challenges of Developing a New Generation of Health Sector Leaders in Low Resource Countries Thursday, March 27, 2014...

IPID Call for Speakers Deadline March 12!

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** IPID Call for Speakers ** Want to present your research in a conference of your peers? Spring 2014 Biannual Student Speaker...

Nobel Peace Prize Forum: Law and Business Day (Friday, March 7, 2014) Free CLEs Offered

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NOBEL PEACE PRIZE FORUM The Humphrey School is a major sponsor of the Nobel Peace Prize Forum and several Law and Business...

March 7 'Otherwise No One Will Marry You:' Gender Politics and the English Language in India Today Presented by Akshya Saxena, PhD Candidate Department of Cultural Studies and Comparative Literature

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Brown Bag Series Friday, March 7, 2014 12:00pm, 537 Heller Hall "The Pressure of Perfection" Front-page headline of Dainik Jagran's Women's Magazine...

MINN Event: Round Table on International Communications (3/27)

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MINN Event: Round Table on International Communications (3/27) It is a new year and the MINN Education Committee is ready to...

March 12 The State Department's Legal Affairs - Then and Now Many years - How Much Difference?: Luncheon with John Harris

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THE UPPER MIDWEST CHAPTER OF THE AMERICAN FOREIGN SERVICE ASSOCIATION (AFSA) Invites you to a luncheon meeting with John Harris The State...

Bob and Kim Griffin "Building U.S.-China Bridges Lecture" with former U.S. Ambassador to China Jon Huntsman: Registration is now open!

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REGISTER NOW | APRIL 22, 2014 Registration is now open for the Bob and Kim Griffin "Building U.S.-China Bridges Lecture" with former...

CPC presents Elliot Posner Friday, March 7

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Hello everyone, CPC is hosting a talk by Professor Elliot Posner, from Case Western, Friday afternoon March 7 (please note the change...

Professor Naeem Inayatullah at MIRC - Monday, March 10

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It is our great pleasure to introduce our next guest speaker: Professor Naeem Inayatullah of the Department of Politics at Ithaca College....

March 5 Human Rights Series 2014"Rape Victim Protection: Sri Lankan & International Perspectives" By Humphrey Fellow Nawarathne Marasinghe - Sri Lanka

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HUMAN RIGHTS SERIES 2014 MARCH 5, 2014 @ 12:15 P.M. - 1:15 P.M. MONDALE HALL ROOM 15 "RAPE VICTIM PROTECTION: SRI...

Reminder- Same Sun Happy Hour tomorrow, March 5, 2:30-3:30 Humphrey Fellow Sarah Kyei will present on gender equality issues in Ghana

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Registration is now open for the US Russia Innovation Week Conference - March 25-26 at the St. Paul Hotel

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Registration is now open for the US Russia Innovation Week Conference - March 25-26 at the St. Paul Hotel. Go to...

Ambassador Joao Vale de Almeida will present: "Transitions in Europe and America and the Future of EU-US Relations" March 10

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Implementing Two Approaches to Greenhouse Gas Emissions Foot-printing in Beijing, China: March 12

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Implementing Two Approaches to Greenhouse Gas Emissions Foot-printing in Beijing, China 2:00p.m., March 12 Room 170 (Stassen Room) Humphrey School of Public...

Call for Student Speakers! March 12th Deadline for April 4 Conference

Sherry Gray on March 3, 14

** IPID Call for Speakers ** Want to present your research in a conference of your peers? Spring 2014 Biannual Student Speaker...

Mar 5 Same Sun Happy Hour: Sarah Kyei on "Women in the Office, Men in the Kitchen, an Overview of Gender & Development in Ghana"

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Everyone welcome! Humphrey Fellow Sarah Kyei the featured speaker. March 5, 2:30 p.m. | International Fellowship Program Lounge (HHH Room 55)...

Save the Date! Humphrey Fellows Graduation April 27

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April 27, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm. This event will be held together with the Humphrey Fellows of the UMN Law School....

Save the Date! International (degree) Fellows Commencement Reception

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May 16, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm...

April 10-11 UMN conference on Internationalizing the Curriculum & Campus

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Registration Open for 2014 ICC Conference! This event is free for UM faculty, staff, and students. http://global.umn.edu/ciregistration/index.php New this year are two...

Mar 27 Lecture by HHH alum Mendis "American Vision, Chinese Mission, & the Lake Woebegone"

Sherry Gray on March 3, 14

Mendis_Flyer.pdfThe HHH Freeman Center will cosponsor HHH alum Patrick Mendis's lecture on 03/27/2014. Please feel free to share the attached flyer and...

March IPID Talk - Smallholder Participation in Agric Value Chains

Sherry Gray on March 2, 14

IPID Presents March IPID Talk with Assistant Professor Marc Bellemare Smallholder Participation in Agricultural Value Chains and Food Security Date: Wednesday March...

March 6 presentation: Uruguayan Memories of Dictatorship

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Reframing Mass Violence presentation by Mariana Achugar Thursday, March 6, 3 p.m., 1-109 Hanson Hall http://ias.umn.edu/2014/03/06/achugar/...

UMN 2014 Sustainability Symposium, April 11

Sherry Gray on March 2, 14

Graduate, professional, and undergraduate students at the University of Minnesota: Have you worked on a project, report, or research related to sustainability?...

Mar 6: From Istanbul to Vienna - Islam & Cen Europe in the Early Modern Period

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The Distinguished Carlson Lecture Series Featuring Condoleezza Rice: April 17

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The Distinguished Carlson Lecture Series Featuring Condoleezza Rice The Humphrey School is hosting Condoleezza Rice as the 2014 Distinguished Carlson Lecturer. Widely...

Reminder Thursday 4:30pm Sook Jin Ong Mestenhauser Award Celebration

Sherry Gray on February 26, 14

Join us for a reception celebration for Humphrey student Sook Jin Ong (MPP '12), who was recently honored with the Mestenhauser Student...

Monday Mar 3 MIRC: Wendy Wolford speaking on "Rediscovering Africa: Agricultural Experts & Expertise from Brazil to Mozambique"

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We are pleased to announce that Professor Wendy Wolford of Development Sociology at Cornell University will speak at MIRC next Monday, March...

2014 Nobel Peace Prize Forum

Sherry Gray on February 26, 14

The Humphrey School has a small number of no-charge tickets available for faculty and staff for Nobel Peace Prize Forum events, including...

Nobel Peace Prize Forum: Law and Business Day (Friday, March 7, 2014) Featuring Keynote Speaker Ian Bremmer

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For more information see PDF: NPPF_LawandBusinessDay(BIZ).pdf...

Nobel Peace Prize Forum: Global Day (Sunday, March 9, 2014, 12:00pm-6:00pm) Featuring Honored Nobel Laureate Ms. Leymah Gbowee

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See PDF for detailsNPPF_GlobalDay_2.pdf...

Viva Chocolate - Taste of Mexico: March 20

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Viva Chocolate - Taste of Mexico When:Thursday, March 20; 6:00 - 8:00 P Where: University Club, Summit Avenue, St. Paul. On-street parking...

Mexico Tax Reform Briefing March 7

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Mexico Tax Reform Briefing Mexico's highly anticipated tax reform became effective on January 1, 2014. The reform affects all companies doing business...

"Harmful Cultural Practices: Stories of Arbitrary Discrimination" Presented by: Sandhya Sitoula (Nepal) Olushegun Tidjani-Serpos (Benin): Feb 26

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HUMAN RIGHTS SERIES 2014 FEBRUARY 26, 2014 @ 12:15 P.M. - 1:15 P.M. MONDALE HALL ROOM 15 "HARMFUL CULTURAL PRACTICES: STORIES OF...

Who Cares? Film Screening & Panel Discussion Wednesday Feb 26, 5-8pm

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Who Cares? Film Screening & Panel Discussion Wednesday Feb 26, 5-8pm Location: Carlson School Room 2-206 Food will be provided Click...

Same Sun Happy Hour - February 26

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The International Fellowship Programs invites you to join us for: Same Sun Happy Hour This week's topic: Can the Macedonia Name Dispute...

Come celebrate Humphrey Student Sook Jin Ong honored with the Mestenhauser Student Award for Excellence in Campus Internationalization February 27

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Eventbrite link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sook-jin-ong-mestenhauser-award-celebration-tickets-10702073189 Information on the Mestenhauser Award: http://global.umn.edu/ICC/lecture/#award-tab...

Humphrey Career Talk Feb 28 Conversation on International Careers

Sherry Gray on February 24, 14

THE HUMPHREY GLOBAL MENTOR PROGRAM INVITES ALL HUMPHREY STUDENTS TO...CONVERSATION ON INTERNATIONAL CAREERS Friday, February 28 7:30 to 9:00 AM The Wilkins...

Tues Feb 25 Kathleen Collins speaking on "Islam & Popular Support for Democracy: Kyrgyzstan & Azerbaijan"

Sherry Gray on February 23, 14

Freeman Center for International Economic Policy, Humphrey School of Public Affairs, presents a Workshop on Global Policy Professor Kathleen Collins, Department of...

Same Sun Happy Hour Feb 26: Can the Macedonia Name Dispute be Resolved?

Sherry Gray on February 23, 14

The International Fellowship Programs invites you to join us for: Same Sun Happy Hour Same Sun flyer Feb 26.pdf   This  week:...

"Waste Collection, Disposal Policies, and Practices: Indian Scenario ": Navneet Baidwan PhD Candidate

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"Waste Collection, Disposal Policies, and Practices: Indian Scenario " STEP-FAR February 26 2:00-3:00pm Humphrey School, Room 170 (Stassen Room) Navneet Baidwan HHH...

XIX The State of Iberoamerican Studies Series: Human Rights Across the Disciplines / Human Rights and Theater: March 6-11

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XIX The State of Iberoamerican Studies Series: HUMAN RIGHTS ACROSS THE DISCIPLINES/ HUMAN RIGHTS AND THEATER March 6-11, 2014 University of Minnesota,...

Small World Coffee Hour Arrives in Israel: This Friday February 21, 4PM-6PM

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Small World Coffee Hour Arrives in Israel When: This Friday, 4PM-6PM Where: Yudof Hall, East Bank (Behind Coffman) A special event about...

Bangladeshi Garment Workers Speak Out At U of M Friday 3pm Blegen 150

Sherry Gray on February 20, 14

WHO: Kalpona Akter (leader of Bangladesh Center for Worker Solidarity), Reba Sikder (Survivor of the deadly Rana Plaza factory collapse), MSU United...

Feb 24 Get to Know HISA--Humphrey International Students' Association

Sherry Gray on February 19, 14

Hello dear Internationals, Want to make a positive change to the International students experience? Want to learn and try your hands at...

Norway House | Edvard Grieg Society presents: The Bakken Trio Sunday March 2

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Norway House | Edvard Grieg Society presents The Bakken Trio The Bakken Trio Sunday, March 2, 2014 4:00 pm Mindekirken Norwegian Lutheran...

Bangladeshi garment worker leaders to speak against sweatshop practices and unsafe workplaces on Friday, February 21

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USAS is bringing two Bangladeshi garment worker leaders, one of whom is a survivor of April's deadly Rana Plaza factory collapse, to...

CEHD International Seminar - Academic Superpower: Exploring South Korean Education and Culture: Info Session February 27th!

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CEHD International Seminar Academic Superpower: Exploring South Korean Education and Culture · Two weeks in Seoul, South Korea · Open to all...

Reminder: Same Sun Happy Hour tomorrow, Wednesday, February 19

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Dear Fellows & Hosts, A reminder that the first Same Sun Happy Hour of the semester is coming up tomorrow, Wednesday, February...

Two Important Problems in a Resource Poor Setting: Ilula, Tanzania: February 19!

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Please Join Us! Two Important Problems in a Resource Poor Setting: Ilula, Tanzania Hosted by: Department of Family Medicine and Community Health...

Brown Bag Series: The Impact of the Flower Industry on Health in Ecuador Presented by Hester Simons, MSc Student: Friday, February 21, 2014

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Brown Bag Series Friday, February 21, 2014 Noon, 537 Heller Hall The Impact of the Flower Industry on Health in Ecuador Presented...

"Refugees in Malaysia" Humphrey Fellow - Malaysia LivaI Sreedharan: February 19!

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HUMAN RIGHTS SERIES 2014 FEBRUARY 19, 2014 @ 12:15 P.M. - 1:15 P.M. MONDALE HALL ROOM 15 "REFUGEES IN MALAYSIA" HUMPHREY FELLOW...

Diversity, Equity, and Internationalization Conversation LGBTQ and the International U

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Diversity, Equity, and Internationalization Conversation LGBTQ and the International U The purpose of this event is to explore our dual (and possibly...

2014 Keynote Debate announcement: Dr. Geir Lundrestad and Mr. Jay Nordlinger

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2014 Keynote Debate announcement: Dr. Geir Lundrestad and Mr. Jay Nordlinger Since 1901 the Nobel Peace Prize has been controversial. Have you...

SAVE THE DATE | APRIL 22, 2014 China 100 Symposium

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SAVE THE DATE | APRIL 22, 2014 China 100 Symposium: U, Minnesota, and China looking forward to the next century 1:00...

Listen to Humphrey Dean Schwartz's Feb 6 talk on "Managing Global Crises & the Future of Our World"

Sherry Gray on February 18, 14

Audio from the 2014 Headliners Series, UMN College of Continuing Education Managing Global Crises and the Future of Our World Dr. Eric...

Friday Feb 21 Small World Coffee Hour: From Ancient Jerusalem to Modern Tel-Aviv

Sherry Gray on February 17, 14

Time: 4-6pm Location: Yudof Hall Sponsored by ISSS Keep your handbook of culture updated! From Ancient Jerusalem to Modern Tel Aviv, its...

Feb 25: Freeman Center hosting talk by Kathleen Collins on "Islam & Popular Support for Democracy: Kyrgyzstan & Azerbaijan in Comparative Perspective"

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Freeman Center for International Economic Policy, Humphrey School of Public Affairs, presents a Workshop on Global Policy Professor Kathleen Collins, Department of...

March 1 United Nations Simulation

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Saturday March 1 United Nations Student Association - MinneMUN Time: All day Location: Coffman Memorial Union More Information and registration: http://www.tc.umn.edu/~unsa/register.html Join...

April 17 Carlson Global Matters hosts: "Leadership Lessons from the Front Lines of Global Business"

Sherry Gray on February 17, 14

Being successful in global business requires vision, strategy and leadership. Among all determinants of success in pursuing an international growth strategy,...

Feb 19 HHH MPA Fellow from India Venkatasamy speaking on Public Accountability Systems in India

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Date: Wednesday, February 19 Time: 2:30-3:30pm Location: International Fellowship Program Lounge (HHH Room 55). Public Accountability Systems in India Mr. Thiruppathi Venkatasamy...

Feb 20 IPID Talk One Village Partners - Sustainable Development in Sierra Leone

Sherry Gray on February 16, 14

Thursday, February 20, 2014 4-5pm Stassen Conference Room 170, Humphrey School of Public Affairs Event is FREE, but please RSVP as there...

March 12 John Harris speaking on US State Dept's Legal Affairs

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THE UPPER MIDWEST CHAPTER OF THE AMERICAN FOREIGN SERVICE ASSOCIATION (AFSA) Invites you to a luncheon meeting with John Harrison The State...

US-Russia Innovation Conference March 24-26 in Saint Paul, Minnesota organizations & agencies invited to participate

Sherry Gray on February 16, 14

Dear Friends and Colleagues, Thanks to the generosity of so many of the key innovation leaders here in the United States and...

Feb 21 Acara Challenge Finals & Open House--come cheer on Humphrey students

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Feb 21 5:30pm Two-minute pitches from UMN's top social entrepreneurs, awards ceremony, cocktails and hors d'oeuvres, networking with the social venture...

Feb 19 Refugees in Malaysia

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HUMAN RIGHTS SERIES 2014 (WEDNESDAYS FROM 12:15 - 1:15 P.M. MONDALE HALL 15) REFUGEES IN MALAYSIA FEBRUARY 19, 2014 @ 12:15 P.M....

Reframing Mass Violence: The Collective Memory of Mass Atrocities, Feb. 20, 2014

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Reframing Mass Violence: The Collective Memory of Mass Atrocities, Feb. 20, 2014 The Collective Memory of Mass Atrocities: Traveling Ghosts of the...

Kalani Michell on Austrian contemporary artist Valie Export February 20

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Info Session on Scholarships for Graduate Study in the UK Rhodes, Marshall, Churchill, Gates Cambridge, UK Fulbright Tuesday February 25, 4:00-5:00

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Info Session on Scholarships for Graduate Study in the UK Rhodes, Marshall, Churchill, Gates Cambridge, UK Fulbright Tuesday February 25, 4:00-5:00 101...

HHH students Sign up now: Thursday Coffee with International Development Consultant Steve Gray Feb 13

Sherry Gray on February 12, 14

International development consultant Steve Gray will be visiting HHH tomorrow, 2/13 and will be available to have an informal conversation with Humphrey...

Michael Posner speaking at 2014 Nobel Peace Prize

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2014 Keynote Speaker Announcement: Michael Posner, JD Professor Michael Posner is on faculty at NYU's Stern School of Business, where he is...

Structural Changes in Spanish in the U.S. Differential Object Marking

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Structural Changes in Spanish in the U.S. Differential Object Marking Lecture by Silvina Montrul University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Friday, Feburary 14...

Announcement: Minnesota International Relations Colloquium (MIRC) schedule in Spring 2014

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We are pleased to announce Minnesota International Relations Colloquium (MIRC) schedule in Spring 2014 (please see below and attached). Unless otherwise noted,...

Reminder Please RSVP (Acara Challenge final presentations and open house Friday, February 21st) to the link by Friday, February 14.

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Just a reminder. Please RSVP to the link by Friday, February 14. Thanks! I am attaching a summary of the teams in...

Same Sun Happy Hour - February 19

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See Attached Flyer for information Same Sun flyer Feb 19.pdf...

Reminder Feb 12 CTI presents seminar: "How peanut tools designed with farmers can reduce poverty in sub-Saharan Africa"

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As you may know, CTI volunteers and staff are working in partnership with farmers in Malawi and Tanzania to develop innovative tools...

Feb 12 "Prisoners in Their Skin: The Story of Persons Living With Albinism in East Africa"

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HUMAN RIGHTS SERIES 2014 FEBRUARY 12, 2014 @ 12:15 P.M. - 1:15 P.M. MONDALE HALL ROOM 15 "PRISONERS IN THEIR SKIN: THE...

Feb 13 "Dealing with Dimensions of (Mass) Violence in Somali Transnational Migration"

Sherry Gray on February 11, 14

Holocaust, Genocide, & Mass Violence Studies Workshop: On "Grievable Lives": Dealing with Dimensions of (Mass) Violence in Somali Transnational Migration A talk...

Feb 14 Energy expert Mario Soos on "How much is changing with Germany's energy transforma​tion?"

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Interested in renewable energy policy and technology? Please join Germany's deputy consul general at Chicago and renewable energy policy expert Mario Soos...

4pm Feb 13 Music Education in Guyana

Sherry Gray on February 11, 14

TIME CORRECTION: THURS. 2/13 @ 4PM: IPID TALK - Music Education in Guyana This was originally sent out saying the talk occurs...

Feb 20 Find Your Career by Telling Your Story

Sherry Gray on February 11, 14

EDUCATE TANZANIA'S YOUNG PROFESSIONALS PRESENT: FEBRUARY 20, 2014: find your CAREER by telling your STORY The idea of a "career" has changed...

Theater & Internatio​nal Scholarly Symposium on Human Rights

Sherry Gray on February 11, 14

THE STATE OF IBEROAMERICAN STUDIES SERIES La_Razon_Poster[1].pdf Sponsored by the Dept. of Spanish and Portuguese, Imagine Funds, European Studies, French and italian,...

Walker Art Museum African Film Series March 5-29

Sherry Gray on February 11, 14

"Riff on the Rif" African film series at Walker Art Center March 5-29 The Walker has installed a gallery showing the work...

Want to Make a Change? Acara Spring Institute sessions.

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The Acara Spring Institute - Making Change Do you have an idea to solve a big problem but think a social venture...

Feb 19 Presentati​on on Czech Dual Citizenshi​p

Sherry Gray on February 11, 14

MN_invitation[1].docxThe Czech Republic has started allowing dual citizenship as of January 1, 2014. The Czech and Slovak Cultural Center has organized a...

Reminder: Tuesday CSOM's Gurneeta Singh speaking on "Does a Govt's Intern'l Investments Help or Hurt Its Firms? Evidence from Norway"

Sherry Gray on February 10, 14

Freeman Center for International Economic Policy, Humphrey School of Public Affairs, presents a Workshop on Global Policy Professor Gurneeta Singh, Carlson School...

Reminder Thurs: IPID TALK - Multicultural Perspectives Through Music in Guyana

Sherry Gray on February 10, 14

Thursday February 13 Time: 4-5pm Location: Freeman Commons Snacks will be provided RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/213-ipid-talk-cultural-perspectives-through-music-education-in-guyana-tickets-10513950509 The first IPID talk of the 2014 spring...

Reminder: Prof. Atwood speaking on UN Leadership in International Development, Feb 8

Sherry Gray on February 8, 14

February 8, 1 p.m. | 1667 Snelling Avenue North, Falcon Heights See here for more information http://blog.lib.umn.edu/gpa/globalnotes/2014/01/un-leadership-in-international.php...

HHH students interested in humanitarian crisis simulation

Sherry Gray on February 7, 14

Please see here for information from last year's simulation: http://blog.lib.umn.edu/gpa/globalnotes/2013/07/humphrey-students-participate.php The next "Disaster Camp" will be held September 5-7, 2014: http://www.globalhealth.umn.edu/education/disaster-camp/index.htm Contact...

Feb 17 MIRC (UMN Political Science Dept) hosts David Blaney on "Worlding Beyond the West"

Sherry Gray on February 7, 14

Minnesota International Relations Colloquium Professor David Blaney at MIRC - Monday, February 17 Blaney and Tickner, Introductions to Worldingvolumes.pdf It is our...

Feb 12 CTI presents seminar: "How peanut tools designed with farmers can reduce poverty in sub-Saharan Africa"

Sherry Gray on February 7, 14

THE POWER OF PEOPLE-ORIENTED INNOVATION: How peanut tools designed with farmers can reduce poverty in sub-Saharan Africa CTI seminar-02.14.pdf Wednesday February 12,...

Feb 11 STEM Initiatives in Japan

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Reminder: Feb 7 ICGC Brown Bag "The Meaning of Life: Approaches From Devastation" by Prof Yasmeen Arif, Dept of Sociology - Univ of Delhi, India

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Brown Bag Series Friday, February 7, 2014 Noon, 537 Heller Hall The "Meaning" of Life: Approaches From Devastation Presented by Professor Yasmeen...

Feb 13 @ 3PM: IPID TALK - Music Education in Guyana

Sherry Gray on February 6, 14

Cultural Perspectives through Music Education in Guyana featuring Eric Sayre of the Guyana Lutheran Music Academy Come participate in this unique talk...

The Nobel Peace Prize Forum 2014 Keynote Speaker Announcement: Dr. William Foege

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2014 Keynote Speaker Announcement: Dr. William Foege The Nobel Peace Prize Forum is pleased to announce that Dr. William Foege will be...

Karen Goraleski, Executive Director of the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH), will be presenting Medicine Grand Rounds on February 27th.

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We are excited to announce that Karen Goraleski, Executive Director of the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH), will...

Feb 14 Mestenhauser Student Award ceremony (pls rsvp)

Sherry Gray on February 5, 14

Mestenhauser Student Award Recipients The Global Programs and Strategy Alliance is pleased to announce the recipients of the inaugural Mestenhauser Student...

Feb 5 Human Rights Series 2014: Syrian Refugees in Lebanon

Sherry Gray on February 4, 14

Wednesday, February 5, 12:15 - 1:15 pm Room 15, Mondale Hall 229 19th Avenue South Minneapolis, MN 55455 Ms. Ghada Sabbagh, Humphrey...

Feb 5 Human Rights Series 2014: "Syrian Refugees in Lebanon" Humphrey Fellow - Lebanon Ghada Sabbagh

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HUMAN RIGHTS SERIES 2014 FEBRUARY 5, 2014 @ 12:15 A.M. - 1:15 P.M. MONDALE HALL ROOM 15 "SYRIAN REFUGEES IN LEBANON"...

Feb 6 Humphrey Dean Schwartz speaking on Managing Global Crises

Sherry Gray on February 2, 14

Humphrey School Dean Eric Schwartz is presenting, "Managing Global Crises and the Future of Our World: International Governance Challenges in the 21st...

HHH Chinese community celebrates Year of Horse 2014

Sherry Gray on February 2, 14

Humphrey professor Jason Cao hosted a dinner in celebration of the 2014 Chinese Spring Festival that brought together the School's Chinese...

Feb 6 event at ARC "These Birds Walk"

Sherry Gray on February 2, 14

There is an event in American Refugee Committee that you may be interested to participate in: EXCLUSIVE SCREENING and discussion on February...

Feb 3 David Knoke speaking to MIRC on "Three Modes of Al-Qaida"

gpa on January 30, 14

MIRC is pleased to announce that Professor David Knoke from the Sociology Department will present at MIRC on February 3rd. The talk...

Feb 8 HHH Prof. Brian Atwood speaking on UN Leadership in International Development

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UNA-MN_2014Meeting_Flyer.pdf You and your guests are invited to attend: The 2014 UNA-MN Annual Meeting UN Leadership in International Development Keynote Presentation: Saturday,...

Nobel Peace Prize Forum Announces Collaboration with Google

Sherry Gray on January 29, 14

The Nobel Peace Prize Forum and Google are working together to expand the reach, enrich the content, and enliven the virtual experience...

Granito: How to Nail a Dictator

Sherry Gray on January 29, 14

Film screening and discussion with director Pamela Yates and producer Paco de Onis Organized by the Reframing Mass Violence collaborative Thursday, February...

The Politics of Secularism in Post-Mubarak Egypt - Friday's ICGC brown bag

Sherry Gray on January 28, 14

International Center for the Study of Global Change ICGC Brown Bag Friday, January 31, 2014, noon-1pm 537 Heller Hall The Politics of...

IPID Spring general assembly meeting: Tuesday, January 28 at 4pm.

gpa on January 28, 14

Greetings IPID members, Our Spring general assembly meeting will take place on Tuesday, January 28 at 4pm. We will be updating the...

Join the Caux Round Table and New York Time's Pulitzer Prize-Winning Reporter Hedrick Smith for Lunch on Thursday, April 10th as He Discusses his New Book, Who Stole the American Dream?

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Please Join the Caux Round Table and New York Time's Pulitzer Prize-Winning Reporter Hedrick Smith for Lunch on Thursday, April 10th as...

April 18 Who Counts as What? Promise & Tensions of International & Domestic Diversity

Sherry Gray on January 28, 14

Friday, April 18, 2014 (Live streaming here http://mediasite.uvs.umn.edu/Mediasite/Viewer/?peid=fb39fa70be88401ca71d8ee7d0f2e2ff) Where do creating a "globally engaged campus" and addressing "equity and diversity issues" overlap?...

Tues Jan 28 Brian Atwood speaking on foreign policy process & role of institutions

Sherry Gray on January 27, 14

Freeman Center for International Economic Policy, Hubert H. Humphrey School of Public Affairs, presents a Workshop on Global Policy J. Brian Atwood,...

Tues Jan 28 IPID Biannual General Assembly Meeting

Sherry Gray on January 27, 14

4-5pm Mondale Law School Room 30 PIZZA will be provided RSVP: EventBrite https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ipid-spring-2014-general-assembly-meeting-tickets-9448138637 Come join us for the only general assembly meeting...

Jan 31 at UMN: North Korea Today

Sherry Gray on January 27, 14

Panel discussion with Hangtae Cho, Travis Workman, and Ann Waltner Friday, January 31, 12 p.m., 125 Nolte Center Brown bag presentation -...

Reminder: Economic Benefits of Hosting the World's Fair in Minnesota" with Mr. Ning Shao, Minnesota's trade representative in China Monday January 27

gpa on January 23, 14

The Minnesota World's Fair 2023 Please join us for the forum: "Economic Benefits of Hosting the World's Fair in Minnesota" with Mr....

Minnesota International Center Presents: Spotlight on Turkey 2014

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Spotlight on Turkey 2014 WHEN:Saturday, February 22; registration 8:30 A; workshop 9:00 A - 1:00 P WHERE: St. Paul Continuing Education...

Minnesota International Center Presents: U.S. Foreign Policy Update for 2014

gpa on January 23, 14

U.S. Foreign Policy Update for 2014 WHEN: Tuesday, January 28; registration 5:30 P; program 6:00 - 7:30 P; reception 7:30 -...

UMN Global Health Case Competition - Public Presentation and Award Ceremony

gpa on January 23, 14

UMN Global Health Case Competition - Public Presentation and Award Ceremony On February 1, 2014, fourteen interdisciplinary teams comprised of 80...

The Acara Challenge Final Presentations and Open House on Friday, February 21st

gpa on January 23, 14

We cordially invite you to The Acara Challenge final presentations and open house on Friday, February 21st. The Acara Challenge is an...

Reframing Mass Violence: Transitional Justice and Human Rights, Jan. 23, 2014

gpa on January 22, 14

Thursday, January 23 (3:00-:4:30 pm, 235 Nolte Center for Continuing Education) Reframing Mass Violence: Transitional Justice and Human Rights Barb Frey, JD...

Save the Date - Who Cares? Film Screening & Panel Discussion: Wednesday February 26

gpa on January 22, 14

Wednesday February 26 SAVE THE DATE - Who Cares? Film Screening & Panel Discussion Time: 5-8pm Location: Carlson School Room 2-206 Food...

IPID Biannual General Assembly Meeting: Tuesday January 28

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Tuesday January 28 IPID Biannual General Assembly Meeting Time: 4-5pm Location: Mondale Law School Room 30 Food will be provided by the...

Reminder: ICGC Brown Bag Friday, January 24, 2014 noon-1pm, 537 Heller Hall "District Six Revisited"

gpa on January 21, 14

ICGC Brown Bag Friday, January 24, 2014 noon-1pm, 537 Heller Hall "District Six Revisited" Presented by: Ciraj Rassool, Department of History, University...

Reframing Mass Violence Speaker Series launches First events January 23 and February 6! Others to follow!

gpa on January 21, 14

Reframing Mass Violence: Human Rights and Social Memory in Latin America and Southern Europe Speaker Series to begin Thursday, January 23 3:00...

Social Exclusion & the Problem of Dalits in India--video from Dr. Thorat's Oct talk at UMN available

Sherry Gray on January 20, 14

Part 1: http://mediamill.cla.umn.edu/mediamill/embedqt/214266 Part 2:http://mediamill.cla.umn.edu/mediamill/embedqt/214267 The Roy Wilkins Center held an event October 30th, 2013 discussing the problems of social exclusion in...

"Economic Benefits of Hosting the World's Fair in Minnesota" with Mr. Ning Shao, Minnesota's trade representative in China: January 27, 2014

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The Minnesota World's Fair 2023 Please join us for the forum: "Economic Benefits of Hosting the World's Fair in Minnesota" with Mr....

Reframing Mass Violence: Transitional Justice and Human Rights, Jan. 23, 2014 JANUARY 23, 2014

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Reframing Mass Violence: Transitional Justice and Human Rights, Jan. 23, 2014 JANUARY 23, 2014 Transitional Justice: Seeking Truth and Accountability for Systematic...

Register now for the Devex DC Career Forum!

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Don't miss the 2014 Devex Career Forum. Get all the details on global development's most popular career event below, including news about...

Oppression of Women in India: A Lecture by Dr. Dhara Anjaria

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Dhara Anjaria lecture poster.pdf...

Fri Jan 24 ICGC Brown Bag: "District Six Revisited"

Sherry Gray on January 12, 14

ICGC Brown Bag Friday, January 24, 2014 noon-1pm, 537 Heller Hall "District Six Revisited" Presented by: Ciraj Rassool, Department of History, University...

Mason Jennings to play at 2014 Nobel Peace Prize Forum, Minneapolis, Mar 8

Sherry Gray on January 12, 14

2014 Nobel Peace Prize Forum Music Announcement: Mason Jennings We are pleased to announce Mason Jennings as the featured artist during the...

Inaugural One Medicine One Science Conference to be held at UMN in April (registration open mid-Jan)

Sherry Gray on January 9, 14

Save the date! April 27-30, 2014 The University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine is proud to announce the inaugural iCOMOS Conference...

Update: Jan 15 Travel & Tropical Health One Health Success Stories

Sherry Gray on January 9, 14

Please Join Us! One Health Initiative defines the One Health concept as a worldwide strategy for expanding interdisciplinary collaborations and communications in...

Jan 15 Global Health Update

Sherry Gray on January 8, 14

Please Join Us! One Health Success Stories https://docs.google.com/a/umn.edu/forms/d/1MBPjyjE8ssZ2Lww413EEcsixyrRfsyJeOiTxSMJxbBM/viewform Hosted by: Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility Wednesday, January 15, 2014 6:00pm...

Jan 31 Chinese New Year Celebration, Grand Opening of UMN China 100 Exhibit

Sherry Gray on January 8, 14

You're invited to celebrate the Year of the Horse with the China Center!
诚邀您参加2014年明尼苏达大学中国中心新春招待会暨明尼苏达大学中国百年教育交流历史展揭幕仪式 Please R.S.V.P. by January 17 online or by calling...

Univ of Ibn Zohr faculty from Morocco visiting Feb 6 (tourism & planning, rural tourism development)

Sherry Gray on January 8, 14

Please SAVE-THE-DATE to meet colleagues from Morocco! WHEN: Thursday, February 6th from 4:30-6:30pm WHERE: Minnesota Commons Room in the St. Paul Student...

Nobel Peace Prize Forum 2014 Keynote Speaker Announcement: Ian Bremmer

gpa on January 7, 14

How do heated political developments and unforeseen national security issues change markets and shape global investment? For Ian Bremmer, president and...

ECONOMICS OF GOOD AND EVIL: THE QUEST FOR ECONOMIC MEANING FROM GILGAMESH TO WALL STREET BY DR. TOMÁŠ SEDLÁČEK VIA SKYPE FROM PRAGUE (Sunday, January 26)

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Join us Sunday, January 26, at 3PM, at the CSPS Sokol Hall, St. Paul, Minnesota, for a lecture via Skype to hear...

Winter 2014 - Norwegian-American Events & Happenings

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The Norway House of Minneapolis has many upcoming events! Check out their website here for additional information. Events include: Saturday, January...

Tues Dec 17 ICGC talk on Agricultural Research & Development in Somalia

Sherry Gray on December 16, 13

Agricultural Research and Development in Somalia Dr. Hussein Haji Executive Director, Somali Agricultural Technical Group (SATG) Tuesday, December 17, 2013 10:30am-12:00pm 180...

CHANGE OF VENUE: Mandela Memorial Dec 11, 3pm

Sherry Gray on December 10, 13

International Center for the Study of Global Change Nelson Mandela Memorial In Honor of his Life and Struggles Wednesday, December 11, 3pm,...

ICGC Distinguished Public Lecture Wednesday, December 11, 12-1pm, 1210 Heller Hall

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ICGC Distinguished Public Lecture Wednesday, December 11, 12-1pm, 1210 Heller Hall The ANC's Radio Freedom and the Liberation Struggle in South Africa,...

Presentation slides from Prof. Xu's talk on China's economic reforms

Sherry Gray on December 10, 13

Miss Prof. Xu's Dec 10 presentation? The presentation slides are available here for review. Xu2013MRGLV1.pdf...

Dec 10 HHH to rebroadcast Nelson Mandela's Memorial Service

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Hello Humphrey, To commemorate the passing of Nelson Mandela, we will be hosting a rebroadcast of the official memorial service set to...

Monday reminder: Prof. Xu talk on China's recent economic reforms, 10am

Sherry Gray on December 8, 13

http://blog.lib.umn.edu/cgi-bin/mt.cgi?__mode=view&_type=entry&id=410830&blog_id=9182...

Dec 11 Mandela Memorial, 3pm, Heller Hall

Sherry Gray on December 8, 13

Nelson Mandela Memorial In honor of his Life and Struggles Wednesday, December 11, 3pm, 537 Heller Hall *Chaired by:* Regents Professor Allen...

Dec 9 Applied Research for Improved Global Health

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Applied Research for Improved Global Health Linking Engineering to Water Policy and Practice December 9 1:00-2:00pm Humphrey School of Public Affairs -...

Dec 9 HHH Visiting Prof Xu speaking on "Market Towards The Right, Government Towards The Left"

Sherry Gray on December 8, 13

Market Towards The Right, Government Towards The Left Date: Monday, December 9 Time: 10:00am-noon Location: International Fellowship Programs Lounge (HHH Room 55)...

Summer Peacebuilding Institute 2014 - Applications being accepted

gpa on December 6, 13

Interested in: Gaining new skills or knowledge in addressing conflict and building peace? Enhancing already existing skills? Sharing stories and experiences with...

Dec 10 UMN Human Rights Center 25th Anniversary

Sherry Gray on December 5, 13

University of Minnesota Human Rights Center-----25th Anniversary Celebration-----International Human Rights Day December 10, 2013 6:00 - 9:00 PM Grace-Trinity Community Church 1430...

UMN Vietnamese Culture Night Dec 8

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Dec 8 6 to 9 pm Mississippi Room, Coffman Union, 3rd Floor Free Vietnamese food, traditional games, performance, and FUN!...

MN Trade Office Ex Dir Motzenbecker to speak to ADC Community Conversation Dec 19

Sherry Gray on December 5, 13

Minnesota Trade Office Executive Director, Kathleen Motzenbecker, to lead December Commerce and Community Conversation ADC has always understood the importance that international...

African Art show at ADC Dec 12

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AfroUniversal: Back to Africa ADC Art Gallery Showcase - December 12th From its opening, the AfroUniversal Fine Art Gallery has often featured...

The HRP Student Advisory Board announces Human Rights Week December 3rd - December 10th, 2013

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The HRP Student Advisory Board announces Human Rights Week December 3rd - December 10th, 2013 The Human Rights Program Student Advisory Board...

Dec 10 University of Minnesota Human Rights Center, 25th Anniversary Celebration, International Human Rights Day

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University of Minnesota Human Rights Center ----- 25th Anniversary Celebration ----- International Human Rights Day December 10, 2013 6:00 - 9:00...

Global Citizens Network & Intercultural Student Experiences seeking new board members Dec 8

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Global Citizens Network & Intercultural Student Experiences seeking new board members Are you passionate about connecting with people and cultures different than...

Foreign Word-Learning by Preschoolers Lecture with Professor Maria Sera, Dec 6

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Foreign Word-Learning by Preschoolers Lecture with Professor Maria Sera Institute of Child Development, Univ. of MN Friday, December 6, 2013 1:00 p.m....

Rage and Representation: The Disorderly Woman in Indian Cinema Dec 6

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Brown Bag Series Friday, December 6, 2013, Noon, 537 Heller Hall Rage and Representation: The Disorderly Woman in Indian Cinema Presented...

Center for Austrian Studies Holiday Party Dec 6

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Dec 9 Applied Research for Improved Global Health Linking Engineering to Water Policy and Practice December 9 1:00-2:00pm

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Applied Research for Improved Global Health Linking Engineering to Water Policy and Practice December 9 1:00-2:00pm Humphrey School of Public Affairs -...

Dec 4 Civic Politics Around the World A citizen discussion

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Civic Politics Around the World A citizen discussion December 4, 7 pm, Oren Gateway Center, Augsburg College The discussion will be kicked...

Hansen Summer Institute on Leadership and International Cooperation

gpa on December 3, 13

Program Announcement: Hansen Summer Institute on Leadership and International Cooperation A fully funded program for college age scholars offers a unique...

Holocaust Anniversaries: Kristallnact, the Kindertransport, and the Genocide Convention

gpa on December 3, 13

World Without Genocide will commemorate the 75th anniversaries of Kristallnacht, the beginning of the Holocaust, and the kindertransports, efforts to rescue Jewish children, and the 65th anniversary of the signing of the Genocide Convention, with a program on Monday, December 9, 2013. Mr. Benno Black, possibly Minnesota's only survivor of the kindertransport, will share his personal story.

Reminder Dec 3 Joseph E. Schwartzberg on Transforming the United Nations System

Sherry Gray on December 2, 13

Freeman Center for International Economic Policy, Humphrey School of Public Affairs, presents a Workshop on Global Policy Joseph E. Schwartzberg Distinguished International...

Dec 5 Prof. Jaime Yaffé speaking on "Partisan Ideologies, Political Structures & Democratic Loyalty, A Comparative Study of Uruguayan Communists & Socialists during the Latin American Cold War, 1945-1973 "

Sherry Gray on December 2, 13

This is a reminder that the Comparative Politics Colloquium is hosting a presentation by Professor Jaime Yaffé, from the Universidad de la...

Tues Dec 3 ICGC event on Occidentalism, & the formation of anti-Western categories

Sherry Gray on December 2, 13

ICGC Special Event Tuesday, December 3, 3:30-5pm, 537 Heller Hall Occidentalism, and the formation of anti-Western categories: Some thoughts on the Revival...

Dec 5 "Commemorating the 75th Anniversary of Kristallnacht Antisemitism: Then & Now"

Sherry Gray on December 2, 13

Panel Discussion Thursday, December 5 (4:00 p.m.) President's Room Coffman Memorial Union Light reception following the discussion Commemorating the 75th Anniversary of...

Dec 3 Workshop on Global Policy with Joseph E. Schwartzberg

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Freeman Center for International Economic Policy, Hubert H. Humphrey School of Public Affairs, presents a Workshop on Global Policy Joseph E. Schwartzberg...

Same Sun Happy Hour - November 22, 3-4:30 p.m., IFP Lounge

gpa on November 21, 13

3-4:30 p.m., IFP Lounge Same Sun Happy Hour Development Practice in Egypt: Lessons from Cairo Presenters: Four MDP Students Rong Cao, Edwin...

2014 Keynote Speaker Announcement: Sister Helen Prejean (March 1)

gpa on November 21, 13

2014 Keynote Speaker Announcement: Sister Helen Prejean "Each one of us is worth more than the worst thing we have done in...

Applied Research for Improved Global Health Linking Engineering to Water Policy and Practice December 9 1:00-2:00pm

gpa on November 21, 13

Applied Research for Improved Global Health Linking Engineering to Water Policy and Practice December 9 1:00-2:00pm Humphrey School of Public Affairs -...

Student Speaker Conference Technology in Development Novemeber 22!

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Have you heard about or registered for our Fall Student Speaker Conference yet? Please RSVP for FREE so we know how...

Nov 25 event: "Argentine Genocide? Individual Accountability & Collective Guilt during 1976-83 Dictatorship"

Sherry Gray on November 20, 13

Reframing Mass Violence presentation by Antonius C.G.M. Robben Monday, November 25, 4 p.m., 125 Nolte Center http://ias.umn.edu/2013/11/25/collab-mass-violence-robben/ All events are free and...

Nov 21 Prof. Ragui Assaad speaking on Egypt events at Third Thursday Global Issues Forum

Sherry Gray on November 19, 13

THIRD THURSDAY GLOBAL ISSUES FORUM Free and open to the public. Where? Hennepin Avenue United Methodist Church, 511 Groveland Avenue, Minneapolis (at...

Nov 20 Wed State Dept's Ambassador Luis CdeBaca speaking on Trafficking in Persons

Sherry Gray on November 19, 13

A very exciting opportunity has come our way; the U.S. State Department's Ambassador-at-large of the Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in...

Reminder Tues Nov 19 Global Policy Seminar with Paul Vaaler on the rise of Diaspora Institutions

Sherry Gray on November 18, 13

Freeman Center for International Economic Policy, Hubert H. Humphrey School of Public Affairs, presents a Workshop on Global Policy Professor Paul M....

ICGC Brown Bag Nov 22: Knowledge Production through International Development Evaluation Systems

Sherry Gray on November 18, 13

Brown Bag Series Friday, November 22, 2013, 12:00pm, 537 Heller Hall Behind the PowerPoint: Knowledge Production through International Development Evaluation Systems Presented...

Nov 22 IPID Fall Student Speaker Conference about Technology in Development

Sherry Gray on November 18, 13

IPID Fall Student Speaker Conference about Technology in Development is this Friday and we want to make it a memorable experience for...

Dec 2 event on "Integrated Treatment Program Addressing HIV, Tuberculosis, & Heroin Addiction in Africa" (also webcast)

Sherry Gray on November 18, 13

Monday, December 2 (Noon, Moos Tower 5-125) Mastering the Maelstrom: The First Integrated Treatment Program Addressing HIV, Tuberculosis, and Heroin Addiction in...

On-campus appearances of finalists for director of Center for Austrian Studies at UMN

gpa on November 17, 13

Three more finalists for the position of permanent director for the Center for Austrian Studies will be making presentations on the University...

Global Health Case Competition (application deadline 11/24)

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Students from across the University are invited to participate in the University of Minnesota Global Health Case Competition on February 1, 2014....

Reminder Friday Nov 15, Same Sun Happy Hour focusing on Zimbabwe, speakers are Mfundo Mlilo & Harry Boyte

Sherry Gray on November 14, 13

This week's topic: Zimbabwe, a Failed Post-Colonial African State: From Breadbasket of Africa to Basket Case Friday, November 15 Time: 3-4:30pm International...

Reminder: Friday Nov 15 Prof. Friedemann-Sánchez speaking at ICGC Brown Bag on Implications of Caregiving for Development

Sherry Gray on November 14, 13

Greta Friedemann-Sánchez speaking at ICGC Brown Bag on Implications of Caregiving for Development ICGC Brown Bag Series Friday, November 15, 2013 12:00pm,...

Nov 17 Humphrey Fellow Mlilo speaks to Amnesty International Group 37 on Zimbabwe elections & human rights

Sherry Gray on November 14, 13

Our next meeting will be on Sunday, November 17, 3:00 to 5:00 PM. Meeting Location - First Congregational Church in Minneapolis. The...

Student Lunch with President's Ambassador for Trafficking in Persons, Luis C'deBaca

Sherry Gray on November 14, 13

Save the date! RSVP required https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/h/qmjffocd1l0i/?&v=b&cs=wh&to=harex004@umn.edu Wednesday, November 20 Noon Humphrey Commons In May 2009, Ambassador Luis CdeBaca was appointed by President...

Global Health Case Competition for UMN grad students, advanced undergrads

Sherry Gray on November 14, 13

Students from across the University are invited to participate in the University of Minnesota Global Health Case Competition on February 1, 2014.In...

Acara Challenge Info Sessions Nov 18 and 19!

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Acara Challenge Info Sessions Nov 18 and 19! Acara's annual social-environmental venture plan competition invites students to pitch their game changing solutions...

The 5th annual Canadian University Alumni Reception (Canadian University Alumni Only)

gpa on November 13, 13

The Consulate General of Canada & the Canada-Minnesota Business Council\ invite you to a holiday reception in the Twin Cities The 5th...

First Annual International Interdisciplinary Conference, to be held at Kisii University, July 30 to August 2, 2014, Kisii, Kenya

gpa on November 13, 13

First Annual International Interdisciplinary Conference, to be held at Kisii University, July 30 to August 2, 2014, Kisii, Kenya General conference theme:"Africa...

Nov 20 The Social Determinants of Health in Practice

gpa on November 13, 13

Hosted by: Department of Medicine and SocMed Wednesday, November 20, 2013 6:00pm Global Health Update and Presentations (light dinner provided) 8:00pm Global...

December 2: Mastering the Maelstrom: The First Integrated Treatment Program Addressing HIV, Tuberculosis, and Heroin Addiction in Africa

gpa on November 13, 13

Monday, December 2 (Noon, Moos Tower 5-125) Mastering the Maelstrom: The First Integrated Treatment Program Addressing HIV, Tuberculosis, and Heroin Addiction in...

11/15 - Symposium - The Nuremberg Trials and the World's Response to Genocide (9:30-3:30 p.m.)

gpa on November 13, 13

Nov. 15 Chinese Culture and Language Workshop

gpa on November 13, 13

A reminder about a FREE half-day workshop on November 15 about Chinese culture and language. This is for anyone in the University...

11/15 - Lecture - Following the famine forward: The Dutch hunger winter of 1944-1945 as epidemiological paradigm (Elizabeth M. Armstrong, PhD, Princeton)

gpa on November 13, 13

Dec. 1 (register by Nov 21) Last HSK Test Date in 2013, Prep Course Offer

gpa on November 13, 13

Last HSK Test Date in 2013, Prep Course Offer The Hanyu Shuiping Kaoshi (HSK) is a standardized, international Chinese proficiency test for...

Nov 15 Humphrey Fellow Mfundo Mlilo speaking on Zimbabwe, Harry Boyte leading discussion

Sherry Gray on November 12, 13

Friday November 15 3-4:30 p.m. IFP Lounge Same Sun Happy Hour "Zimbabwe, a Failed Post-Colonial African State: from Breadbasket of Africa to...

Greta Friedemann-Sánchez speaking at ICGC Brown Bag on Implications of Caregiving for Development

Sherry Gray on November 12, 13

ICGC Brown Bag Series Friday, November 15, 2013 12:00pm, 537 Heller Hall Theoretical and Methodological Implications of Caregiving for Development Presented by...

India Trade Promotion Fair (Begins November 14th)

gpa on November 12, 13

India Trade Promotion Organisation (ITPO), the premier trade promotion agency of the Govt. of India for organizing trade fairs, is committed to...

The Social Determinants of Health in Practice (November 20th)

gpa on November 12, 13

Hosted by the Department of Medicine and SocMed Wednesday, November, 20, 2013 6:00pm Global Health Update and Presentations (light dinner provided) 8:00pm...

Global Mindset: What Is It and Why Does It Matter in Business Today? (November 20th)

gpa on November 12, 13

As commerce continues to globalize, a global mindset is increasingly important to companies, their employees and their leaders. But what exactly does it mean to have a global mindset and how can it positively impact the bottom line?

NORWAY HOUSE | PEACE INITIATIVE'S DIALOGUE FOR PEACE TO EXPLORE "SOCIAL MEDIA: WAR OR PEACE IN 140 CHARACTERS" (November 20th)

gpa on November 12, 13

The Norway House | Minnesota Peace Initiative is presenting a panel discussion on the impact social media is having on world events from the perspective of national security, foreign policy and news media coverage of these events. Unrest in countries around the world has given rise to the use of social media networks like Facebook and Twitter to report on events in real time. The panel of media, political and foreign affairs experts will discuss the issue at 7:30 p.m., following a social media basics workshop presented by Minnesota Public Radio at 6:30 p.m.

Nov 19 Global Policy Seminar Paul Vaaler on the Rise of Diaspora Institutions

Sherry Gray on November 11, 13

Freeman Center for International Economic Policy, Hubert H. Humphrey School of Public Affairs, presents a Workshop on Global Policy Professor Paul M....

Nov 14 The Federal Budget & International Aid - a Discussion with Brian Atwood

Sherry Gray on November 11, 13

4pm Humphrey School Freeman Commons Room 205 RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/event/9248928795 Pizza will be provided Do you know how the recent government shutdown...

Nov 13 IPID Vietnam Talk

Sherry Gray on November 11, 13

Incorporating Displaced Persons into Community-Based Forestry Management Program in Viet Nam: Issues and Challenges Time: 4pm Location: Humphrey School Stassen Room 170...

IPID student conference Nov 22

Sherry Gray on November 11, 13

Friday November 22 IPID Student Speaker Conference - Technology in Development Time: 3:30 - 7:30pm Location: Walter Library Room 101 RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/event/9128671101...

Images of Africa film series November 15 - 21

gpa on November 7, 13

The Images of Africa website now has all of the times, dates, venues, and ticket links: http://www.mspfilmsociety.org/content/images-africa www.mspfilmsociety.org www.mspfilmfest.org...

Reminder: "Children's role in local politics about education reform in Ethiopia" November 7, 4pm

gpa on November 7, 13

"Children's role in local politics about education reform in Ethiopia" Thursday, November 7, 2013, 4-5 pm, 1210 Heller Hall Ethiopian School Children...

November 13th - IPID Presents: Incorporating Displaced Persons into Community-Based Forestry Management Program in Viet Nam

gpa on November 7, 13

IPID Presents Incorporating Displaced Persons into Community-Based Forestry Management Program in Viet Nam: Issues and Challenges Our next IPID Talk has been...

2014 Speaker Announcement: His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama - November 14th

gpa on November 7, 13

2014 Speaker Announcement: His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama It is under the greatest adversity that there exists the greatest potential for...

November 20 - NORWAY HOUSE | PEACE INITIATIVE'S DIALOGUE FOR PEACE TO EXPLORE "SOCIAL MEDIA: WAR OR PEACE IN 140 CHARACTERS"

gpa on November 7, 13

NORWAY HOUSE | PEACE INITIATIVE'S DIALOGUE FOR PEACE TO EXPLORE "SOCIAL MEDIA: WAR OR PEACE IN 140 CHARACTERS" Panel to Discuss Impact...

"The Dialogue" Documentary Screenings: November 12 and 13

gpa on November 7, 13

Have you studied or lived abroad? Are you planning to? Have you ever wonder how your home may look when seen through...

Nov 7 Humphrey Fellow Miljevic speaking on housing issues in Montenegro

Sherry Gray on November 6, 13

Suzana Miljevic, Hubert H. Humphrey Fellow will be speaking Thursday at the School of Social Work seminar on Global Social Work and...

Reminder: Tues Nov 5 4:30pm Shibley Telhami speaking

Sherry Gray on November 4, 13

Tuesday, November 5, 2013 4:30 - 6 p.m. Cowles Auditorium As a scholar deeply engaged in issues of policy,Shibley Telhami is one...

2013 awardee Ido Sivan Sevilla will lead info session on Rosenthal Fellowship

Sherry Gray on November 4, 13

Harold W. Rosenthal Fellowship in International Relations Summer 2014 in Washington, D.C. Information Session Friday, November 8 4:45-5:45pm International Fellowship Programs Lounge...

Humphrey Fellow Leandro Chulak speaking to AFSA Nov 13 (RSVP required)

Sherry Gray on November 4, 13

THE UPPER MIDWEST CHAPTER OF THE AMERICAN FOREIGN SERVICE ASSOCIATION (AFSA) Invites you to a luncheon meeting with Leandro Chulak Argentina -...

ICGC Brown Bag Nov 8 Pedagogy of Violence: Picturing the Context for Mental Health in Guatemala City

Sherry Gray on November 4, 13

Brown Bag Series Friday, November 8, 2013 2:00pm, 537 Heller Hall Pedagogy of Violence: Picturing the Context for Mental Health in Guatemala...

Nov 7 Cameroonian Novelist, Critic & Cultural Theorist Alain Patirc Nganang

Sherry Gray on November 4, 13

Thursday Nov. 7 4:30 - 6:00pm Macalester College Humanities Building Room 401 Patrice Nganang, Writer and Associate Professor of Literary and Cultural...

UMN Andersen Library exhibit "Little Syria, NY: An Immigrant Community's Life & Legacy"

Sherry Gray on November 4, 13

U LIBRARIES will host an exhibit "Little Syria, NY: An Immigrant Community's Life and Legacy" The exhibit, on view through Jan. 15,...

Nov. 6 Amnesty International Human Rights Happy Hour

Sherry Gray on November 4, 13

4:30-6:30pm @ Republic Please join University of Minnesota Law School's Amnesty International Chapter for a Human Rights Happy Hour on Wednesday, November...

Nov 7 Children's role in local politics about education reform in Ethiopia

Sherry Gray on November 4, 13

Thursday Nov 7 4-5pm 1210 Heller Hall Refreshments will be served! Research on education in developing countries has overlooked children's ability to...

Nov 5 Global Policy Workshop with Sherry Gray speaking on China

Sherry Gray on November 3, 13

Freeman Center for International Economic Policy, Hubert H. Humphrey School of Public Affairs, presents a Workshop on Global Policy Sherry Gray, Humphrey...

Reminder Monday Nov 4 ICGC event on Post-apartheid South Africa

Sherry Gray on November 3, 13

ICGC Distinguished Lecture Series "Post- apartheid South Africa two decades on: Some reflections on the impact of the South African Truth and...

Symposium Nov 15- Nuremberg Trials & the World's Response to Genocide

Sherry Gray on November 3, 13

The Human Rights Center invites you to join the U.S. District Court, University of Minnesota Law School, Jewish Community Relations Council of...

Nov 10 "The Legacy of Václav Havel"

Sherry Gray on November 3, 13

CZECH AND SLOVAK CULTURAL CENTER OF MINNESOTA PRESENTS THE LEGACY OF VÁCLAV HAVEL BY DR. J. PATRICK DALE, ST. OLAF COLLEGE Join...

Humphrey School WorldQuest team competes Nov 1

Sherry Gray on October 31, 13

Please cheer on HHH team members Filza Nasir, Ali Abbas, Vanne Dosuroth, Dom Rolando, Peter Beierwaltes, Laura Durden, Lexi Prahl, and Kumars...

Nov 12 Shanghai Ballet Minnesota Debut

Sherry Gray on October 31, 13

Tue, Nov 12 7:30 pm Orpheum Theatre http://northrop.umn.edu/events/shanghai-ballet MN Debut Northrop Presents The Butterfly Lovers (2001) Choreography by Xin Lili Music by...

Nov 5 Shibley Telhami speaking on 'Arab Uprisings & the Reshaping of the Middle East'

gpa on October 30, 13

Tuesday, November 5, 2013 4:30 - 6 p.m. Cowles Auditorium

Nov 1 Info session with J-PAL about jobs, internships

Sherry Gray on October 30, 13

Learn about jobs & internships with J-PAL THIS Friday, November 1 12:30 - 1:30 pm Room 205 Humphrey Learn about J-PAL's work...

FREE Nov 15 workshop on Chinese business culture & language, MPP alum Mandy Xue Bai one of instructors

Sherry Gray on October 30, 13

https://events.umn.edu/Chinese-Culture-and-Language-for-Business-and-Education-Abroad-030906.htm I wanted to alert you to a FREE half-day workshop on November 15 about Chinese business culture that CIBER, the China...

Exhibit & performance--American Indian Student Cultural Center

Sherry Gray on October 30, 13

http://www.changingwinds.org/BittersweetWinds/ American Indian Student Cultural Center Hosts Bittersweet Winds An Exhibit on the Appropriation of Native American Cultures AISCC - aiscc(at)umn.edu -...

Nov 4 ICGC Distinguished Lecture Series Post- apartheid S Africa 20 years: Reflections on impact of S African Truth & Reconciliation

Sherry Gray on October 30, 13

"Post- apartheid South Africa two decades on: Some reflections on the impact of the South African Truth and Reconciliation process" and ICGC...

NEXT STEP-FAR EVENT: Humphrey Students Share Experiences (Nov 7)

gpa on October 29, 13

Humphrey students who traveled to India over the summer as part of the Sustainable Infrastructure, Sustainable Cities class will discuss their research...

Nov 7 Alain Patrice Nganang speaking at Macalester College

Sherry Gray on October 29, 13

Cameroonian Novelist, Critic, and Cultural Theorist Alain Patrice Nganang On the Crisis of Current African Writing At Macalester College in St Paul...

Nov 22 IPID Student Speaker Conference - Technology in Development

Sherry Gray on October 29, 13

IPID EVENTS Friday November 22 SAVE THE DATE: IPID Student Speaker Conference - Technology in Development Time: 3:30 - 7:30pm Location: Walter...

Nov 1 "Local Human Rights NGOs (LHROs) in the Global South: Findings from Mumbai"

Sherry Gray on October 28, 13

RSVPs to lnoble(at)umn.edu "Local Human Rights NGOs (LHROs) in the Global South: Findings from Mumbai" Archana Pandya, Project Manager, Researcher & Hubert...

Nov 7: Children's role in local politics about education reform in Ethiopia

Sherry Gray on October 28, 13

"Children's role in local politics about education reform in Ethiopia" Thursday, November 7, 2013, 4-5 pm, 1210 Heller Hall Presented by Kate...

Nov 1 "Colouring Over the White Line" - ICGC Brown Bag

Sherry Gray on October 28, 13

Brown Bag Series Friday, November 1, 2013 12:00pm, 537 Heller Hall "Colouring Over the White Line" Presented by Virgil Slade, History Department...

Conference Social Exclusion in India on Oct 30

Sherry Gray on October 28, 13

The Roy Wilkins Center for Human Relations and Social Justice would like to cordially invite you to the conference "Social Exclusion and...

Nov 7-9 Symposium Resilience & Sustainability: What Are We Learning from the Maya & Other Ancient Cultures?

Sherry Gray on October 28, 13

http://ias.umn.edu/2013/11/07/maya-symp-resilience/ Registration now open...

Final Week to Register - World Town Planning Day Online Conference

Sherry Gray on October 28, 13

The Program is finalised (with one small gap to be confirmed in the next couple of days). It is a great program...

Nov 13 event with CTI: What will it take to end global hunger?

Sherry Gray on October 28, 13

What will it take to end global hunger? How reducing postharvest losses could be the answer to feeding our growing world CTI...

Nov 15 Workshop for Chinese Culture & Language for Business & Education

Sherry Gray on October 28, 13

November 15 Workshop for Chinese Culture and Language for Business and Education Abroad is half-day cross-cultural training sessions focused on communications in...

Nov 20: 2013 Dialogue for Peace | Social Media: War or Peace in 140 Characters

Sherry Gray on October 28, 13

Wednesday, November 20, 2013 Social Media: The Basics: 6:30 pm Panel Discussion: 7:30 pm Norway House | Minnesota Peace Initiative Dialogue for...

Monday Oct 28: Prof. Sarah Parkinson speaking at Minnesota International Relations Colloqium

Sherry Gray on October 28, 13

We are pleased to announce that on Monday, October 28th, Dr. Sarah Parkinson of the Humphrey School of Public Affairs will be...

Oct 31 The Politics of Representation: Genocide, Mass Violence & Atrocities in the Media

Sherry Gray on October 28, 13

Holocaust, Genocide & Mass Violence Workshop 2013 Badzin Fellowship winner and PhD Sociology candidate Wahutu Siguru presents the next event in the...

Oct 31 "Vampires in Austria: The True Story Behind the Austrian Vampire Princess"

Sherry Gray on October 28, 13

Center for Austrian Studies Lecture "Vampires in Austria: The True Story Behind the Austrian Vampire Princess" Rainer Köppl, Institute for Theatre, Film,...

May Study Abroad to India - Information session

Sherry Gray on October 24, 13

We are having an information session on our May study abroad class to Bangalore. This course will introduce students to sustainable development...

Thurs Oct 24 "Urban Metabolism" with HHH visiting scholar Yuliya Kalmykova

Sherry Gray on October 23, 13

STEP-FAR Thursday: "Urban Metabolism" with Yuliya Kalmykova Humphrey School, Room 170 (Stassen Room) 2pm An introduction to Urban Metabolism field of research,...

HHH students/fellows: Seeking members for WorldQuest team (HHH can cover team entry fee)

Sherry Gray on October 23, 13

Interested students, fellows, faculty, staff: Please contact Sherry Gray as soon as possible: The cost for a team of eight persons is...

Humphrey School Memorial Service in Memory of David Lucas, Oct 24

Sherry Gray on October 23, 13

We would like to inform you that an informal memorial service is being held in memory of David J. Lucas on Thursday,...

Nov 1 "Local Human Rights NGOs (LHROs) in the Global South: Findings from Mumbai"

Sherry Gray on October 23, 13

Please join us for a presentation, "Local Human Rights NGOs (LHROs) in the Global South: Findings from Mumbai," by Archana Pandya, project...

Allen Isaacman speaking Friday at ICGC Brown Bag

Sherry Gray on October 23, 13

Cahora Bassa: Extending South Africa's Tentacles of Empire 1965-2013 - Friday's Brown Bag Series Friday, October 25, 2013 12:00pm, 537 Heller Hall...

Reminder Thurs, Oct 24: International Symposium Erasures: Gender, Violence & Human Rights

Sherry Gray on October 23, 13

http://blog.lib.umn.edu/gpa/globalnotes/2013/10/hhh-prof-greta-friedemann-sanc-1.php The symposium will address violence against women as a human rights violation, the erasure of gender violence in cultural debates about...

Youth Issues in the Middle East 10/24 at Noon in IFP Lounge (HHH 55)

Sherry Gray on October 22, 13

Join us this Thursday at noon in the IFP Lounge (HHH 55) for a discussion of youth in the greater Middle East!...

Reminder Tues 12:45pm: Sarah Parkinson speaking at Humphrey School

Sherry Gray on October 21, 13

The Old Guard and the Die Hards: Generational Effects, Money, and Cohesion in Militant Organizations 12:45 - 2:00 pm Tuesday, October 22...

Nov 5 Shibley Telhami speaking at Humphrey School

Sherry Gray on October 21, 13

Humphrey School of Public Affairs, University of Minnesota Autumn Global Policy Series https://shibleytelhami.eventbrite.com/ Arab Uprisings and the Reshaping of the Middle East...

Oct 28 "Carbon-Neutral Germany: Imagining the Possible"

Sherry Gray on October 21, 13

10/28/2013 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Cowles Auditorium Hubert H. Humphrey School of Public Affairs Germany is betting on renewable energy as...

Tia Neha, of New Zealand Māori, visiting Fulbright Scholar Oct 24, 25

Sherry Gray on October 21, 13

Kei Konā, Kei Konei - Going Back to Going Forward Tia Neha, Fulbright Scholar, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand Please join...

Nov 1 WorldQuest 2013, Minneapolis (UMN location)

Sherry Gray on October 21, 13

Who will take home the title of 2013 WorldQuest champions? Don't miss the most exciting trivia event of the season--sign up your...

Oct 21 'Koran by Heart' Film & Discussion, with remarks from Rep. Keith Ellison

Sherry Gray on October 20, 13

October 21, 4:00 to 6:30 p.m. Please join us for a film screening and discussion of the documentary film, "Koran by Heart,"...

Tues, Oct 22 Sarah Parkinson speaking on "The Old Guard & the Die Hards: Generational Effects, Money & Cohesion in Militant Organizations"

Sherry Gray on October 20, 13

Freeman Center for International Economic Policy,Humphrey School of Public Affairs, presents a Workshop on Global Policy Professor Sarah Parkinson, Humphrey School, will...

Oct 22 Women and the Cuban Revolution with Nancy Stout & Consuelo Elba Alverez

Sherry Gray on October 20, 13

Women and the Cuban Revolution - Macalester and U-4.pdfTuesday, October 22, 7:00 pm Room 1-147, Carlson School of Management, 19th Avenue and...

Oct 24 IPID Talk about role of spiritual development in international development

Sherry Gray on October 17, 13

IPID Talk: How to address the world's problems at a different level of thinking than they were created, or: The cutting-edge role...

HHH Prof. Greta Friedemann-Sánchez speaking at Oct 24-25 event

Sherry Gray on October 17, 13

International Symposium Erasures: Gender, Violence and Human Rights The symposium will address violence against women as a human rights violation, the...

Missed a Freeman Center Global Policy Seminar? Lecture videos available online

Sherry Gray on October 17, 13

Presentations this fall by UMN professors Ragui Assaad, Myles Shaver, and Pamm Smith: http://www.hhh.umn.edu/centers/freeman/...

Dr. Pinstrup-Anderson's talk on global food systems available online

Sherry Gray on October 17, 13

If you were not able to attend or would like to listen again to the lecture Dr. Pinstrup-Andersen gave on "Global Food...

Friday Oct 18 Reminder, "The NE 51 series frontier: Housing & forced removal on the fringes of the South African empire" ICGC Brown Bag

Sherry Gray on October 17, 13

Brown Bag Series Friday, October 18, 2013 12:00pm, 537 Heller Hall The NE 51 series frontier: Housing and forced removal on the...

Reminder: Sat, Oct 19 conference on Somalia, 1-8pm, Mondale Hall #25

Sherry Gray on October 17, 13

Speakers include Cecilia Bylesjö, Program Manager, The Oslo Center for Peace and Human Rights Ms Bylesjö is the manager of the democracy...

Oct 17 IATP's Ben Lillistion speaking on "New Trade Treaties: Boons or Boondoggles?"

Sherry Gray on October 16, 13

Third Thursday Global Issues Forum Hennepin Avenue United Methodist Church 511 Groveland Avenue, Minneapolis (Lyndale & Hennepin) 7:00-9:00 pm New Trade Treaties:...

Oct 17 Mark Goodale speaking on law, human rights & social change

Sherry Gray on October 16, 13

Law's Labor's Lost with Mark Goodale, George Mason University 10/17/2013 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM 710 Social Sciences Law's Labor's Lost: Constitutional...

All UMN grad students note: IPID Speaker Conference submissions deadline extended

Sherry Gray on October 16, 13

DEADLINE EXTENDED to FRIDAY 10/25!!! CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS - IPID STUDENT SPEAKER CONFERENCE - Technology in Development ** IPID Call for Speakers...

Nov 10 Åshild Refsdal Norwegian Soprano (student ID can get free tickets)

Sherry Gray on October 16, 13

Sunday, November 10, 2013 4:00 pm Mindekirken Norwegian Lutheran Memorial Church 924 E. 21st Street in Minneapolis Tickets $20 | Free for...

Fair Trade products fundraiser Nov 6 to support Access Press (St. Paul, MN)

Sherry Gray on October 16, 13

We're excited to be returning to Ten Thousand Villages http://stpaul.tenthousandvillages.com/ in St. Paul, November 6th, from 5 pm to 8 pm. Not...

Update: Oct 17 4pm Peace Revolution--Meditation for All in Freeman Commons

Sherry Gray on October 15, 13

MDP Karki & IPID sponsoring: Peace Revolution- Meditation for All Oct 17th 4:00pm to 5:00pm Freeman Commons room for the event (Room...

Oct 18 Austrian Ambassador to the US speaking on Transatlantic Relations

Sherry Gray on October 15, 13

Hans Peter Manz: The Development of Transatlantic Relations - An Austrian Perspective Date: 10/18/2013 Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Location: 710...

Oct 17th Corinne Lewis: The Import of the UN Guiding Principles on Business & Human Rights

Sherry Gray on October 15, 13

We hope that you will be able to join us in welcoming Corinne Lewis of Lex Justi to the Law School on...

Oct 2 Humphrey Speaks: An All Class Reunion to Serve, Connect, & Celebrate Friendship for the "Common Good"

Sherry Gray on October 15, 13

Last Days to Register! http://www.minnesotaalumni.org/s/1118/content.aspx?sid=1118&pgid=4607&gid=1&cid=7334&ecid=7334&post_id=0 REGISTRATION CLOSES FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18 Saturday, October 26, 2013 Humphrey School of Public Affairs Cowles Auditorium &...

Reminder--Tues, Oct 15 Joe Cirincione, President of Ploughshares Fund, speaking on pressing nuclear nonproliferation issues

Sherry Gray on October 14, 13

Joe Cirincione, President, Ploughshares Fund (http://ploughshares.org/) Tuesday, October 15, 2013 4:30 - 6:00 p.m. Cowles Auditorium http://joecirincione.eventbrite.com/ Nuclear Nightmares Securing the World...

Global Policy Seminar Oct 22: Prof Sarah Parkinson on militant organizations, financing & structures

Sherry Gray on October 14, 13

Freeman Center for International Economic Policy,Humphrey School of Public Affairs, presents a Workshop on Global Policy Professor Sarah Parkinson, Humphrey School, will...

Oct 17 MDP Karki & IPID sponsoring: Peace Revolution- Meditation for All

Sherry Gray on October 14, 13

Bibhusha Karki Peace Revolution- Meditation for All According to the Huffington Post article on facts about meditation," Meditation helps the brain change...

UMN students: IPID Call for Speakers

Sherry Gray on October 14, 13

Want to present your research in a conference of your peers? Fall 2013 Biannual Student Speaker Series Technology in Development Submission Deadline:...

AFSA luncheon Nov 13 features Leandro Chulak on Argentina in the region

Sherry Gray on October 14, 13

THE UPPER MIDWEST CHAPTER OF THE AMERICAN FOREIGN SERVICE ASSOCIATION (AFSA) Invites you to a luncheon meeting with Leandro Chulak Argentina -...

Oct 15 Law School Fellows Cultural Presentations on Kenya & Vietnam

Sherry Gray on October 14, 13

HUMPHREY FELLOWSHIP CULTURAL PRESENTATION TUESDAY OCTOBER 15, 2013 TIME: 6:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M. LAW SCHOOL ROOM 50 ** Light appetizers will...

This week's ICGC Brown Bag Oct 18 "The NE 51 series frontier: Housing & forced removal on the fringes of the South African empire"

Sherry Gray on October 14, 13

Brown Bag Series Friday, October 18, 2013 12:00pm, 537 Heller Hall The NE 51 series frontier: Housing and forced removal on the...

H-1B Visa Workshops for UMN students - Oct 23 & Nov 1

Sherry Gray on October 14, 13

An immigration attorney from a local law firm will provide information on H-1B eligibility requirements, the application process, and the necessary timelines....

Oct 21 "Protecting Brazilian Indigenous Lands: A first-hand account from the Chief of the Yawanawá"

Sherry Gray on October 11, 13

ICGC Special Event October 21, 2013, 6pm 1210 Heller Hall Chief Tashka Yawanawá will discuss steps that Indigenous communities like the Yawanawá...

Oct 12 MCAPEC Networking & Panel Discussion Event

Sherry Gray on October 11, 13

Minnesota Chinese American Professionals & Entrepreuners Club www.mcapec.org "Building a Stronger Tie with China in a Changing Era--How a China background will...

Reminder: Friday afternoon Same Sun Happy Hour focusing on transparency & accountability in Colombia' s security sector

Sherry Gray on October 10, 13

Oct 11 Same Sun Happy Hour features Humphrey International Fellow Andrés Pérez on transparency & accountability in Colombia' s security sector Same...

International Symposium at UMN, Erasures: Gender, Violence & Human Rights

Sherry Gray on October 10, 13

This significant symposium will address violence against women as a human rights violation, the erasure of gender violence in cultural debates about...

Oct 15: Nuclear Nightmares Securing the World Before It's Too Late

Sherry Gray on October 9, 13

Joe Cirincione, President, Plowshares Fund Tuesday, October 15, 2013 4:30 - 6:00 p.m. Cowles Auditorium http://joecirincione.eventbrite.com/ Joe Cirincione is widely seen as...

EuroConnect networking event Oct 16

Sherry Gray on October 9, 13

Dear Humphrey colleagues, #8InviteEC.pdf I would like to invite you to the EuroConnect networking event. Looking forward to seeing you, Milena Gross,...

The Economic Club of Minnesota's October Luncheon with Mark Green, Former U.S. Ambassador to Tanzania (2007-2009)

Sherry Gray on October 9, 13

Ambassador Mark Green, President and CEO - The Initiative for Global Development "Africa's Economic Moment: Is Private Enterprise Ready to Help?" Date:...

PATINA at Leiv Eriksson International Festival

Sherry Gray on October 9, 13

PATINA comes to Minneapolis for a special U.S. engagement In partnership with the Leiv Eriksson International Festival Sunday, October 13, 20136:30 pm...

Nafis Sadik, Larry Gostin, Sonia Shah speaking to International Roundtable on Global Health

Sherry Gray on October 9, 13

Global Health: Promoting Equity Within and Across Borders October 10-12, 2013 Are you interested in cross-cultural birthing practices, community paramedicine and gender...

Nov 20 Global Mindset: What Is It & Why Does It Matter in Business Today?

Sherry Gray on October 9, 13

As commerce continues to globalize, a global mindset is increasingly important to companies, their employees and their leaders. But what exactly...

Cooperatives=Community Development Conference Nov 8, reduced registration fee for students

Sherry Gray on October 9, 13

http://cominnesota.coop/co-ops-community-development A reduced registration fee is offered to student of $20 or they can pay any amount they can. I hope that...

Reminder: 6th Annual Great Decisions Conference 2013 on Global Food Security (Friday, October 11)

gpa on October 8, 13

WHEN: Friday, October 11; registration 8:30 A; conference 9:00 A - 2:00 P WHERE: Where: 3M Auditorium, Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota, 321 19th Avenue S, Minneapolis Cost: MIC members, Great Decisions program participants and conference cosponsors $40; Non-members $50; Students FREE; includes continental breakfast and individual boxed lunch Conference special: $100; includes conference registration and basic MIC membership Advance registration required NOTE: When registering, please choose ONE breakout session to attend.

Oct 9 reminder: Sam Daley-Harris speaking on "Reclaiming Our Democracy"

Sherry Gray on October 7, 13

Sam Daley-Harris, Founder of the international development advocacy group, RESULTS and CEO, Center for Citizen Empowerment & Transformation Wednesday, October 9, 2013...

Dave Wilsey speaking Friday to ICGC Brown Bag: "Food Systems & Field Experiences: Some reflections from the Gwayakosijigan (Compass) Project at Fond du Lac"

Sherry Gray on October 7, 13

Brown Bag Series Friday, October 11, 2013 12:00pm, 537 Heller Hall "Food Systems and Field Experiences: Some reflections from the Gwayakosijigan (Compass)...

Oct 9 UMN Law School Humphrey Fellows' cultural presentations (Bhutan & Malaysia)

Sherry Gray on October 7, 13

HUMPHREY FELLOWSHIP CULTURAL PRESENTATION WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 9, 2013 TIME: 6:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M. LAW SCHOOL ROOM 50 Liva Sreedharan - Malaysia...

Social Exclusion in India on October 30th 2013

Sherry Gray on October 7, 13

The Roy Wilkins Center for Human Relations and Social Justice would like to cordially invite you in welcoming Professor Sukhadeo Thorat, Chairman...

Register Now - World Town Planning Day Online Conference 2013

Sherry Gray on October 7, 13

Registrations are now open and we ask you to go to our website for more information on how to register and the...

Oct 7 at MPC: The Hidden Cost of War: Exposure to Armed Conflict & Birth Outcomes

Sherry Gray on October 6, 13

Monday, October 7 (12:15-1:15 pm - MPC Seminar Room - 50 Willey Hall) The Minnesota Population Center welcomes you to its weekly...

Pamm Smith speaking Oct 8 to Global Policy Seminar

Sherry Gray on October 6, 13

Reminder Oct 8: Global Policy Seminar: Pamm Smith on Genetically Modified Organisms in International Trade http://blog.lib.umn.edu/gpa/globalnotes/2013/09/oct-8-global-policy-workshop-w.php...

Oct 11 Same Sun Happy Hour features Humphrey International Fellow Andrés Pérez on transparency & accountability in Colombia' s security sector

Sherry Gray on October 6, 13

You are invited to join the Humphrey International Fellows for the Same Sun Happy Hour Same Sun flyer Oct 11.pdf This week's...

Global Health: Promoting Equity Within & Across Borders October 10-12, 2013

Sherry Gray on October 6, 13

Are you interested in cross-cultural birthing practices, community paramedicine and gender disparity in reproductive health? These are just a few of the...

MINN IDEA Summit - October 25th--Registration open until Oct 15

Sherry Gray on October 6, 13

Greetings from MINN! As an attendee of the Power and Purpose conference on Tanzania held at the Wellstone Center in November 2011,...

Oct 11: How Therapeutic Jurisprudence Can Give Life to International Human Rights

Sherry Gray on October 6, 13

Friday, October 11 (Ferguson Hall 225, 5:00-6:00 p.m.) The Minnesota Symposium in Applied Disability Studies Keynote Address "The Ladder of the Law...

Oct 9: Sam Daley-Harris on Reclaiming Our Democracy

Sherry Gray on October 3, 13

October 9, 5:30 p.m. | Cowles Auditorium http://blog.lib.umn.edu/gpa/globalnotes/2013/09/oct-9-sam-daley-harris-on-recl.php Register: https://samdaleyharris.eventbrite.com/...

Reminder Oct 8: Global Policy Seminar: Pamm Smith on Genetically Modified Organisms in International Trade

Sherry Gray on October 3, 13

http://blog.lib.umn.edu/gpa/globalnotes/2013/09/oct-8-global-policy-workshop-w.php...

Oct 16: Afghan activist, author, ex-MP speaking at UMN Law School

Sherry Gray on October 3, 13

12:15--1:05 p.m. Wed., October 16, 2013 Malalai_Joya_Event_Flyer_-_October_2013[1].pdf Room 40 Mondale Hall 229 19th Ave S. Minneapolis, MN 55455 Lunch provided! Please join...

HHH students--please note Judd Fellows Expo is Oct 9

Sherry Gray on October 3, 13

Register for the 2013 Judd Fellows Expo http://global.umn.edu/funding/judd/expo_2013.html Oct. 9, 2013, 4:30-6:30, McNamara Alumni Center Please join us as we celebrate the...

Reminder Oct 5 movie: "Where's the Fair?" The Minnesota World's Fair

Sherry Gray on October 3, 13

Discounted tickets if purchased in advance ($7.99): http://minneapolisundergroundfilmfestival.com/2013-program-2/ Map and directions: http://goo.gl/maps/LyDNL Link to the trailer: http://www.wheresthefair.com Please join us for the...

Oct 19: Somalia post-transition 2013 conference

Sherry Gray on October 3, 13

IHASA_Conference_Flyer[1].pdf For more information, contact: Patrick Finnegan (HHH alum) Assistant Director for Development & Research University of Minnesota Human Rights Center N120...

Nov 2 & 3: International Humanitarian Law Workshop

Sherry Gray on October 3, 13

On November 2 & 3, 2013, the University of Minnesota Law School, in conjunction with the American Red Cross, and supported by...

Reminder to join us Friday afternoon in IFP for Same Sun Happy Hour: Suzana Miljevic & Ryan Allen speaking

Sherry Gray on October 2, 13

Upcoming Same Sun Happy Hour: Friday, October 4, 3-4:30pm Please join us for the next *Same Sun* Happy Hour taking place this...

Nov 7-9: Symposium Resilience & Sustainability: What Are We Learning from the Maya & Other Ancient Cultures? HHH Prof Carissa Schively Slotterback speaking

Sherry Gray on October 2, 13

http://ias.umn.edu/2013/11/07/maya-symp-resilience/ November 7, 2013 Resilience and Sustainability: What Are We Learning from the Maya and Other Ancient Cultures? Opening Lecture: Thursday, Nov...

Oct 30: Social Exclusion & the Problem of Dalits in India

Sherry Gray on October 2, 13

304144 RWC Poster-FINAL.pdf October 30, 2013 University of Minnesota Law School Room 25 from 11:30am to 1pm There is a broad empirical...

Oct 16: Tropical & Travel Med Seminar focused on Africa (all welcome)

Sherry Gray on October 2, 13

Tropical & Travel Med Seminar Oct. 16 TTMS 10.16.13 @ 6pm - 8pm Please Join Us! Effectiveness of Phototherapy in Cameroon Creative...

Oct 25: "Africa's Economic Moment: Is Private Enterprise Ready to Help?"

Sherry Gray on October 2, 13

You are cordially invited to The Economic Club of Minnesota's October Luncheon with Ambassador Mark Green, Former U.S. Ambassador to Tanzania (2007-2009)...

Sunday Oct 6: MINN Annual International Potluck

Sherry Gray on October 1, 13

Great time to meet others with your interests and experience in international work: The MINN Annual International Potluck is this Sunday! Come...

Oct 25: Attend MINN's Inaugural International Development Exchange & Action Summit

Sherry Gray on October 1, 13

Friday, October 25th 8:00am - 5:00pm http://www.minnesotangos.org/ideas University of St. Thomas Downtown Minneapolis Campus The first of its kind in Minnesota, this...

Oct 24 & 25: 2 presentations on New Zealand Māori educational issues

Sherry Gray on October 1, 13

Tia Neha, of New Zealand Māori and visiting Fulbright Scholar. Oct 24, 25 Kei Konā, Kei Konei - Going Back to Going...

Upcoming Same Sun Happy Hour: Friday, October 4, 3-4:30pm

gpa on October 1, 13

Topic: Housing Issues in Montenegro Date: Friday, October 4** Time: 3-4:30 Location: HHH Room 55 (International Fellowship Program office)

Reminder Oct 2, 4:30pm: Ken Roth of Human Rights Watch speaking at Humphrey School

Sherry Gray on September 30, 13

U.S. Human Rights Policy: Leadership Must Begin at Home Kenneth Roth, Executive Director of Human Rights Watch Wednesday, October 2 4:30 p.m....

IPID Call for Speakers: Fall 2013 Biannual Student Speaker Series Technology in Development

Sherry Gray on September 30, 13

Want to present your research in a conference of your peers? Fall 2013 Biannual Student Speaker Series Technology in Development Submission Deadline:...

Oct 4 Ragui Assaad speaking at ICGC Brown Bag about current politics in Egypt

Sherry Gray on September 30, 13

Brown Bag Series Friday, October 4, 2013 12:00pm, 537 Heller Hall "Making Sense of Developments in Egypt: A Popularly Backed Coup or...

Oct 8: Career Conversation with US Economic/Commercial Officer for Somalia (RSVP req)

Sherry Gray on September 30, 13

Humphrey School Career Conversation: Julie Limoges, U.S. Embassy in Kenya 8:30 - 9:30 am Tuesday, October 8 Room 205 (Freeman Commons) Humphrey...

Nov. 2-3: UMN International Humanitarian Law Workshop (registration req)

Sherry Gray on September 30, 13

On November 2 & 3, 2013, the University of Minnesota Law School & Human Rights Center, in conjunction with the American Red...

Oct 8 Global Policy Workshop with Pamela Smith on International Trade in Genetically Modified Organisms

Sherry Gray on September 30, 13

Freeman Center for International Economic Policy, Hubert H. Humphrey School of Public Affairs, presents a Workshop on Global Policy Professor Pamela Smith,...

American Middle Eastern Network for Dialogue, youth leaders summit (ages 18-28)

Sherry Gray on September 30, 13

AMENDS 2014 Delegate Application Thank you for your interest in the American Middle Eastern Network for Dialogue at Stanford (AMENDS). AMENDS offers...

Oct 2: Inclusive Education in Denmark, brown bag

Sherry Gray on September 30, 13

ICI International Brown Bag - A World of Inclusive Education -Presented by: Visiting Scholar (Denmark) Thomas Engsig Wednesday, October 2 118 Pattee...

International Journalists Discuss US Role in the World at Forum Oct. 9 at Univ of St. Thomas (St. Paul, MN)

Sherry Gray on September 30, 13

St. Paul--America's role and influence in the world is a hotly debated issue these days in Congress, in politics, at the U.N....

Same Sun Happy Hour Oct 4 features Suzana Miljevic & Ryan Allen

Sherry Gray on September 27, 13

topic: Housing Issues in Montenegro Date: Friday, October 4 Time: 3-4:30pm Location: International Fellowship Program Lounge (HHH Room 55) Same Sun flyer...

MINN Idea Summit scholarship--apply by Mon, Sept 30

Sherry Gray on September 27, 13

Just an Update for those interested in the MINN IDEA Summit: They have a scholarship available reducing the price to $25. Full-time...

Oct 8: "Chinese Students at the Univ of Minnesota: The First Ten Years (1914 - 1924)" Lecture

Sherry Gray on September 27, 13

As part of the China 100 celebration, the University of Minnesota China Center, the History Department, and the Institute for Advanced Study...

Oct 17 "The Musa Dagh Resistance to the Armenian Genocide & Its Impact through Franz Werfel's Historical Novel"

Sherry Gray on September 27, 13

The Ohanessian Chair Lecture: Vahram Shemmassian, "The Musa Dagh Resistance to the Armenian Genocide and Its Impact through Franz Werfel's Historical Novel"...

Oct 5 The Minnesota World's Fair film showing & reception with the filmmaker

Sherry Gray on September 26, 13

Can you let your readers know about this upcoming film debut: "Where's the Fair?" thanks, Mark Ritchie Please RSVP by Thursday, October...

Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Leymah Gbowee to speak in Minnesota March 2014 at Nobel Peace Prize Forum

Sherry Gray on September 26, 13

2014 Speaker Announcement: Leymah Gbowee http://us2.campaign-archive2.com/?u=2ed78b2d7af680a24d5aa55e7&id=5c7b7d15b6&e=252e933c7b Nobel Peace Prize Winner, Peace Activist, Author "We succeeded when no one thought we would,...

Reminder to register for Sept 30 on foreign service careers at MIC

Sherry Gray on September 25, 13

enRoute_9.30.13[1].pdfWould you like to hear about others' international experiences? Would you like to share your experience with like-minded people? This is an...

Sept 29 at HHH: Talk by Dr. Mohamed Ahmed Jimale on rebuilding Somali National Univ

Sherry Gray on September 25, 13

Saving the future through education today. Dr. Mohamed Ahmed Jimale, Rector of the Somali National University Rebuilding the Somali National University: From...

Registration open for 6th Annual Great Decisions Conference 2013 on Global Food Security

Sherry Gray on September 25, 13

https://dnbweb1.blackbaud.com/OPXREPHIL/EventDetail.asp?cguid=045C189A-FBDB-4755-8568-62F2F58D652B&eid=%2046935&sid=B407D5C4-8C33-4FA9-8278-0C40AC0B4F63 6th Annual Great Decisions Conference 2013 TOPIC: Global Food Security WHEN: Friday, October 11; registration 8:30 A; conference 9:00 A -...

Lecture Sept 27: "Mamluk Architecture in Cairo & the Catalans in the Mediterranean"

Sherry Gray on September 25, 13

Dr. Tarek El-Akkad, AIA, ASID September 27, 2013 12:15 pm, 1210 Heller Hall Dr. Tarek El-Akkad is a registered architect and professor...

Arab Uprisings and the Reshaping of the Middle East (November 5th)

gpa on September 24, 13

Sibley Telhami Sadat Professor for Peace and Development Tuesday, November 5, 2013 4:30 - 6 p.m. Cowles Auditorium

Nuclear Nightmares Securing the World Before It's Too Late (October 15)

gpa on September 24, 13

Joe Cirincione President, Plowshares Fund Tuesday, October 15, 2013 4:30 - 6 p.m. Cowles Auditorium

U.S. Human Rights Policy Leadership Must Begin at Home (October 2nd)

gpa on September 24, 13

Ken Roth, Executive Director, Human Rights Watch Wednesday, October 2 4:30 p.m. - 6 p.m. Cowles Auditorium Humphrey School of Public Affairs

Cochrane Lecture Oct 18: "Why Ending Hunger is so Hard: Finding the Right Balance between Market Outcomes & Government Interventions to Improve Food Security"

Sherry Gray on September 24, 13

The Minnesota Lectures on Applied Economics and Policy presents the Willard W. Cochrane Lecture in Public Policy, Friday, October 18, 2013 at...

Reminder Tues Sept 24: Myles Shaver on Twin Cities as corporate HQ cluster

Sherry Gray on September 23, 13

Freeman Center for International Economic Policy, Humphrey School of Public Affairs, presents a Workshop on Global Policy Professor Myles Shaver, Department of...

Oct 14-15 UMN Food Summit

Sherry Gray on September 23, 13

2013 U of M Healthy Foods, Healthy Lives Symposium and Food Summit, October 14 and 15 We are pleased to invite...

Oct 9 Sam Daley-Harris on Reclaiming Our Democracy

Sherry Gray on September 22, 13

Autumn Global Policy Series Humphrey School of Public Affairs Reclaiming Our Democracy Sam Daley-Harris Founder of RESULTS, a citizens lobby working...

Sept 27 HHH alum Caroline Krafft speaking on "Inequalities in Early Childhood Development in the Middle East & North Africa"

Sherry Gray on September 20, 13

The Minnesota Population Center (MPC) Inequality & Methods Series presents Caroline Krafft, Department of Applied Economics, U of M speaking on "Inequalities...

Anne Frank: The Meaning of Her Life and Death Today (Saturday, September 28)

gpa on September 20, 13

Explore the legacy of Anne Frank through stories of resistance and heroism. Hear from two Holocaust survivors. The workshop will be led by Dr. Ellen Kennedy, Executive Director of World Without Genocide and recipient of the Anne Frank Foundation's "Outstanding Citizen" award. Plymouth Congregational Church 1900 Nicollet Avenue, Minneapolis 55403 Saturday, September 28, 3:00-9:00 Registration is required. Ticket price: $25 includes dinner and performance; $10 for students Phone number for inquiries: 651-695-7621

Talk: The Rwandan Genocide Trial (Thursday, October 10, 7:00-9:00 pm)

gpa on September 20, 13

Join World Without Genocide for a discussion of the Rwandan Genocide with Gregory Gordon, J.D. Gordon, Director at the University of North Dakota Center for Human Rights and Genocide Studies and a professor in the School of Law, was one of the prosecutors of the 'media trial.' The event is co-sponsored by William Mitchell College of Law and the Sociologists of Minnesota. Thursday, October 10, 7:00-9:00 pm William Mitchell College of Law, Auditorium, 875 Summit Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55105

Sept 21: Islam & Conflict in the Middle East

Sherry Gray on September 20, 13

10am to noon, Saturday Van Cleve Community Center, 901 15th Avenue SE Minneapolis A WILPF "Coffee with" discussion Panel: Ali Durgunoglu, President,...

Get Involved in IPID - Positions Open in Committees

Sherry Gray on September 19, 13

Hello IPID members (potential members), Welcome to all of our new members and it was wonderful seeing such diversity at our General...

Sept 20 Trade & Development Seminar: "Explaining the Persistence of Female Genital Cutting in the Gambia"

Sherry Gray on September 19, 13

Marc Bellemare, Applied Economics, University of Minnesota, will present: "All in the Family: Explaining the Persistence of Female Genital Cutting in the...

Sept 30 Minnesota International Center Foreign Service Career Panel

Sherry Gray on September 19, 13

LEARN ABOUT THE FOREIGN SERVICE Join MIC on Monday, September 30, 2013 for a discussion with former foreign service officers about the...

Sept 25 Palestine-Israel Conflict from humanitarian & legal perspectives

Sherry Gray on September 19, 13

A Look at the Palestine-Israel Conflict from both humanitarian and legal perspectives Wednesday, September 25, 5:00 - 7:00 pm University of Minnesota...

26th Annual Leiv Eriksson International Festival

Sherry Gray on September 19, 13

September 29 - October 13, 2013 The Leiv Eriksson International Festival was formed in 1987 under the leadership of Pastor John Mauritzen,...

Hmong Across Borders conference Oct 4-5

Sherry Gray on September 19, 13

http://ias.umn.edu/2012/11/30/hmong-across-borders/ Registration is now open for these upcoming conferences: Hmong Across Borders · October 4-5, 2013...

Sept 26: Citizenship & Citizenship Education in Finland (lunch, RSVP req)

Sherry Gray on September 19, 13

CEHD International Connections Dr. Jussi Ronkainen, Mikkeli University, Finland Date: Thursday September 26 Time: 12:15pm-1:00pm (lunch will be served) Location: 325 Education...

Sept 26 MIC Forum with Amb Jaramillo of Panama ($5 student rate)

Sherry Gray on September 19, 13

MEET THE PANAMANIAN AMBASSADOR On Thursday, September 26, the Minnesota International Center (MIC) will host a public luncheon forum with His Excellency...

Reminder Sept 18 Wed 5pm, please join us for Humphrey School International Fellows Welcome Reception

Sherry Gray on September 17, 13

Humphrey Forum- Humphrey School of Public Affairs, 301 19th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55455 Wednesday, September 18, 2013 from 5:00 PM...

Thurs 11am, Sept 19 MEIG Tea Time to focus on Egypt

Sherry Gray on September 17, 13

For the Middle East Interest Group's first event of the semester, we are hosting a "Tea Time" discussion around a few graduate...

For HHH community: Sept 19 Humphrey School Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival Party

Sherry Gray on September 17, 13

Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival Party! This Thursday Noon! Hi Humphrey, This coming Thursday (Sep, 19) is a traditional Chinese festival--Mid-Autumn Festival. This is...

Sept 20 ICGC Brown Bag: "Hot affect" and the 'claiming of notice': The textual ideation of a blind boxer from South Africa"

Sherry Gray on September 17, 13

Brown Bag Series Friday, September 20, 2013 12:00pm, 537 Heller Hall Presented by Kurt Campbell, UWC Visiting Scholar Abstract: "A South African...

Tues Sept 17 IPID FAll Meeting

Sherry Gray on September 16, 13

Is International Development your thing? Maybe just a curiosity? Join Interdisciplinary Perspectives on International Development (IPID) for their Fall members meeting. Our...

Sept 16 Humphrey Fellow Arqam Tariq speaking on "Beautiful Gilgit Baltistan & Stranglehold of Sectarianism"

Sherry Gray on September 16, 13

2013-14 Humphrey Fellow Arqam Tariq is giving presentation at OLLI on 16th September, 2013 at 2:15 p.m. on "Beautiful Gilgit Baltistan and...

Sept 22 "China's Macroeconomy - Adjustment & Risks of Econ Slowdown" 中国宏观经济:增长减缓中的调整与风险 (lecture in Chinese only)

Sherry Gray on September 16, 13

September 22, 2:00-4:00pm Chinese economist Dr. Yuan Gangming will deliver a lecture titled, "China's Economic Trend Analysis" in the University International Center,...

Mondays at Coffman: The Dynamic History & Culture of S. Korea

Sherry Gray on September 16, 13

Korea has been more ethnically as well as culturally diverse, becoming an influential country, along with economic growth. Throughout 11 sessions, the...