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

Sherry Gray on April 17, 14

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

Sherry Gray on April 16, 14

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

Sherry Gray on April 15, 14

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

Sherry Gray on April 15, 14

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

Sherry Gray on April 15, 14

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

Sherry Gray on April 15, 14

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

Sherry Gray on April 15, 14

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

Sherry Gray on April 14, 14

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

Sherry Gray on April 14, 14

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

Sherry Gray on April 14, 14

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

Sherry Gray on April 14, 14

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

Sherry Gray on April 14, 14

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

Sherry Gray on April 13, 14

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

Sherry Gray on April 13, 14

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)

Sherry Gray on April 10, 14

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

Sherry Gray on April 10, 14

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)

Sherry Gray on April 9, 14

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

Sherry Gray on April 8, 14

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

Sherry Gray on April 8, 14

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

Sherry Gray on April 8, 14

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

Sherry Gray on April 7, 14

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"

Sherry Gray on April 3, 14

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)

Sherry Gray on April 2, 14

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"

Sherry Gray on April 2, 14

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

Sherry Gray on April 2, 14

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"

Sherry Gray on April 2, 14

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

Sherry Gray on April 2, 14

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

Sherry Gray on April 1, 14

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

Sherry Gray on April 1, 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...

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

Sherry Gray on April 1, 14

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

Sherry Gray on April 1, 14

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

Sherry Gray on March 30, 14

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

Sherry Gray on March 28, 14

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

Sherry Gray on March 28, 14

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

Sherry Gray on March 27, 14

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

Sherry Gray on March 27, 14

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"

Sherry Gray on March 27, 14

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

Sherry Gray on March 27, 14

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

Sherry Gray on March 27, 14

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

Sherry Gray on March 27, 14

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

Sherry Gray on March 26, 14

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

Sherry Gray on March 26, 14

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

Sherry Gray on March 26, 14

"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

Sherry Gray on March 26, 14

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

Sherry Gray on March 26, 14

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

Sherry Gray on March 25, 14

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

Sherry Gray on March 25, 14

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

Sherry Gray on March 25, 14

"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

Sherry Gray on March 25, 14

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

Sherry Gray on March 25, 14

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"

Sherry Gray on March 24, 14

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

Sherry Gray on March 24, 14

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

Sherry Gray on March 24, 14

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.

Sherry Gray on March 24, 14

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

Sherry Gray on March 24, 14

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

Mar 27 China 100 Lecture by HHH alum Patrick Mendis

Sherry Gray on March 23, 14

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"

Sherry Gray on March 23, 14

"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

Sherry Gray on March 23, 14

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

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...

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

Sherry Gray on March 20, 14

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

gpa on March 13, 14

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)

gpa on March 12, 14

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

gpa on March 12, 14

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

gpa on March 12, 14

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

gpa on March 12, 14

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!

gpa on March 12, 14

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

gpa on March 12, 14

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

Sherry Gray on March 11, 14

** 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?

gpa on March 11, 14

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

gpa on March 11, 14

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

gpa on March 11, 14

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

Sherry Gray on March 11, 14

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

Sherry Gray on March 11, 14

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?

gpa on March 10, 14

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"

gpa on March 10, 14

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

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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 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

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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

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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...

"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:...

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...

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

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** 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"

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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"

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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...

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

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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

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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"

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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"

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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"

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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

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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"

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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"

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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.

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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"

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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!

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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

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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"

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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)

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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

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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

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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)

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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"

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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)

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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

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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 -...

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)

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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

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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

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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

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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.)

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Nov. 15 Chinese Culture and Language Workshop

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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)

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Dec. 1 (register by Nov 21) Last HSK Test Date in 2013, Prep Course Offer

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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)

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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)

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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

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"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

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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

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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"

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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...

Sept 18 A Discussion in Preparation for October's High-Level Dialogue on International Migration & Development

Sherry Gray on September 16, 13

This is a Global Conference Call: A Discussion in Preparation for October's High-Level Dialogue on International Migration and Development: What Can We...

Sept 24 Freeman Center hosts Workshop on Global Policy with CSOM's Myles Shaver speaking on "Minnesota & the TC as Corporate Headquarters Cluster"

Sherry Gray on September 16, 13

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

First-ever All Class Reunion (Saturday, October 26th)

gpa on September 15, 13

RSVP by Friday, Oct. 18th!

MINN IDEA Summit (Oct 25, 2013)

gpa on September 15, 13

Friday, October 25, 2013 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM (CDT) University of St Thomas (Downtown Minneapolis Campus) 1000 Lasalle Avenue Minneapolis, MN 55403

Reminder: Join us Fri Sept 13 for Same Sun Happy Hour in the IFP featuring NGO leaders from Pakistan & the US

Sherry Gray on September 12, 13

This week: Grassroots Social Entrepreneurship in Balochistan, Pakistan Date: Friday, September 13 Time: 3-4:30pm Location: International Fellowship Program Lounge (HHH Room 55)...

Sept 19 Middle East Interest Group (MEIG) "Tea Time" discussion on Egypt

Sherry Gray on September 12, 13

For the Middle East Interest Group's first event of the semester, we are hosting a "Tea Time" discussion around a few graduate...

Sept 17 Minnesota International NGO Network--MINN at Work

Sherry Gray on September 12, 13

MINN Event: MINN at Work Tuesday, September 17, 2013 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm.MINN at Work is an annual peer-to-peer learning event held...

HHH faculty Assaad & Parkinson on MPR: Countering Mass Atrocities in Syria: Between Human Rights Ideals & Geo-Political Concerns

Sherry Gray on September 12, 13

Countering Mass Atrocities in Syria: Between Human Rights Ideals and Geo-Political Concerns Sept 12 at 12:00 Noon Minnesota Public Radio http://minnesota.publicradio.org/radio/programs/mpr_presents/ Catch...

Oct 25 MINN IDEA Summit includes keynote address by USAID Asst Admin Nancy Lindborg

Sherry Gray on September 12, 13

Friday, October 25, 2013 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM (CDT) https://www.eventbrite.com/event/7044447131/?ref=enivte001&invite=NDE4NzA5NS9ncmF5eDI2MEB1bW4uZWR1LzA%3D&utm_source=eb_email&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=inviteformalv2&utm_term=attend&ref=enivte001 University of St Thomas (Downtown Minneapolis Campus) 1000 Lasalle Avenue...

Sept 21 "Return of the Sword" Ceremony at Como Park Zoo

Sherry Gray on September 12, 13

"Return of the Sword" Ceremony Saturday, September 21, 2013, 9:30 A.M. Visitor Center, Second Floor Auditorium, Como Park Zoo and Conservatory WWII...

Sept 17: Everyone Welcome to Join Interdisciplinary Perspectives on International Development (IPID) for Fall members' meeting

Sherry Gray on September 11, 13

Is International Development your thing? Maybe just a curiosity? Join Interdisciplinary Perspectives on International Development (IPID) for their Fall members meeting. The...

9am Thurs Sept 12 meeting for HHH students interested in global policy capstone project

Sherry Gray on September 11, 13

PA 5990/8081 global policy area capstone fall meeting--all students interested in a capstone project in global policy in 2013-14, please try to...

Sept 21 Maya Mural Painting Workshop

Sherry Gray on September 11, 13

Maya Mural Painting Workshop: The Bonampak and San Bartolo Murals. Maya Society workshop led by Heather Hurst Saturday, September 21, 9 a.m.-12...

Oct 4 Center for Austrian Studies lecture: Cultural Crossings in Prague, 1900

Sherry Gray on September 11, 13

http://campaign.r20.constantcontact.com/render?llr=ydyftylab&v=001-VufbrhO4aYtbIqQKI57aBUubgqhFrk0apWEpd-BFlJPsRmYIID6g8PQBUeMSrah_tJTjW0AwNcMv2L80yJmSeXQHef-1vwRtI0fGGIqW5s%3D...

Reminder: Sept 11 4pm HHH Profs Ron & Assaad speaking on Countering Mass Atrocities in Syria

Sherry Gray on September 10, 13

Countering Mass Atrocities in Syria: Between Human Rights Ideals and Geo-Political Concerns Wednesday, September 11 4:00 p.m. Room 125 Wiley Hall As...

Sept 17 Humphrey School Career Conversation: Ambassador William Garvelink

Sherry Gray on September 10, 13

Humphrey School Career Conversation: Ambassador William Garvelink 8:15 am - 9:30 am, Tuesday, September 17 Room 186 Humphrey School Coffee & light...

Sept 18 Reception to Welcome International Fellows to HHH

Sherry Gray on September 10, 13

You are cordially invited to the welcome reception for the 2013-14 cohort of Hubert H. Humphrey Fellows, and the Government of India...

Sept 30 MIC presents enRoute to Careers in the Foreign Service

Sherry Gray on September 10, 13

Monday, September 30; 5:30 - 7:30 P enRoute_9.30.13[1].pdf Speakers: Mary Curtin, foreign service officer 1986-2011 Katrina Mosser, foreign service officer 2005-2013 John...

Winnipeg Peace Days Sept 15-21

Sherry Gray on September 10, 13

http://peacedays.ca/ In celebration of the United Nations' International Day of Peace - September 21 September 15 - 21 Winnipeg Join us in...

Tues, Sept 10: Prof. Ragui Assaad speaking about Egypt to Global Policy Seminar

Sherry Gray on September 9, 13

Freeman Center for International Economic Policy, Hubert H. Humphrey School of Public Affairs, presents a Workshop on Global Policy Professor Ragui Assaad,...

2013-14 Humphrey Law School Fellows Welcoming Reception

Sherry Gray on September 9, 13

Monday, September 16, 2013 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM (PDT) University of Minnesota Law School Auerbach Commons 229 19th Avenue South...

Chas Salmen of Organic Health Response speaking Sept 10 at Community Health & Advocacy Talks, UROC

Sherry Gray on September 5, 13

You are invited! CHAT is a monthly series on talks around matters that are important in health and healthcare delivery. CHAT_Flyer_09102013[1].pdf Engaging...

Guide to Conflict Resolution, Peace Studies & Related Annual Conferences

Sherry Gray on September 5, 13

Posted by Sigma Chang on August 6, 2013 on the Peace and Collaborative Development Network, http://internationalpeaceandconflict.org Like other events, conferences are an...

Students interested in creating social ventures: Acara Open House, Sept 9, RSVP.

Sherry Gray on September 3, 13

The Institute on the Environment is delighted to invite you and a guest to attend the Acara Showcase 2013: Outcomes & Opportunities....

Sept 12 event: Business & Public Policy Round Table Discussion with Brian Atwood

Sherry Gray on August 31, 13

Caux Round Table: Business and Public Policy Round Table Discussion with Brian Atwood September 12, 9 a.m. | The University Club, RSVP...

Oct 11 event: Global Food Security

Sherry Gray on August 31, 13

Friday, October 11 6th Annual Great Decisions Conference - Global Food Security Join MIC, local experts, and distinguished keynote speaker, Dr. Jonathan...

Tropical & Travel Medicine Seminar: Negotiating Health Care Across Cultures

Sherry Gray on August 31, 13

Please Join Us http://us7.campaign-archive1.com/?u=0f750687a87aca6f46c2561dd&id=ebc9ea6e2f&e=42516f519e Wednesday, September 18, 2013 6:00pm Global Health Update and Presentations (light dinner provided) 8:00pm Global Health Pathway...

Event on Foreign Service Careers Sept 30

Sherry Gray on August 29, 13

Would you like to hear about others' international experiences? Would you like to share your experience with like-minded people? This is an...

Valerie Plame Wilson speaking Oct 15 at Westminster Town Hall Forum on Security, Surveillance & Privacy

Sherry Gray on August 29, 13

Tuesday, October 15, 7:00 PM Valerie Plame Wilson Security, Surveillance, and Privacy Former CIA officer, authority on national security Free and Open...

The Economic Club of Minnesota's September Luncheon with Timothy Beardson

Sherry Gray on August 28, 13

Timothy Beardson, Author, Stumbling Giant: The Threats to China's Future Timothy Beardson founded, majority-owned and ran Crosby, which became the largest independent...

MINN: Holy Land Deli Networking Lunch (8/27)

Sherry Gray on August 16, 13

http://www.minnesotangos.org/ Minnesota International NGO Network. This is a great opportunity to network with professionals working in international development. SG Join us for...

World Planning Day abstracts due Aug 20

Sherry Gray on August 15, 13

Less than One Week to Submit Abstracts - World Town Planning Day Online Congress World Town Planning Day Online Conference We have...

Acara Open House Sept 9 at UMN Institute on the Environment

Sherry Gray on August 14, 13

Location: University of Minnesota- St. Paul Campus Institute on the Environment Learning and Environmental Sciences Building 1954 Buford Avenue St. Paul, MN...

AFSA luncheon Sept 11 to focus on Morocco

Sherry Gray on August 13, 13

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

UMN Internationalizing the Curriculum & Campus Conference call for conference sessions, poster proposals

Sherry Gray on August 13, 13

Save the date! http://global.umn.edu/icc/conference/index.html#current-tab The 4th Internationalizing the Curriculum and Campus Conference will be held on Friday, April 11, 2014, in Coffman...

Carlson School Global Institute Fall Reception Sept 26

Sherry Gray on August 13, 13

Save the date for the Carlson Global Institute Fall Reception! Thursday, September 26, 2013 4:00-6:00 p.m. Carlson School of Management Atrium...

NAFSA Collegial Conversation, August 20: "Financing Education Abroad for Underrepresented Students"

Sherry Gray on August 12, 13

free webinar on financing education abroad for underrepresented students Underrepresented students face many challenges when contemplating and completing overseas study programs; a...

Minnesota Convening brings together international women peacemakers

Sherry Gray on August 12, 13

For Immediate Release Contact: Senator Sandy Pappas forwardglobalwomen(at)gmail.com (St. Paul, MN -August 8, 2013) Women peacemakers from around the globe will gather...

Women's Participation in Peace-Making and Security in Northern Ireland & Around the World Mon, August 19, 2013

Sherry Gray on August 7, 13

Women and Peacemaking V6.pdfThe website (http://womenandpeacemaking.eventbrite.com/) and attached flyer have been updated to include revised info for Dr. Feste. Women's Participation in...

Call for Papers: MN Symposium in Applied Disability Studies, featuring Michael Perlin

Sherry Gray on August 7, 13

Call for Presentations "I Got a Headful of Ideas" (Bob Dylan) The Minnesota Symposium in Applied Disability Studies October 11-12, 2013 Keynote...

Oct 12 Internationalizing Teaching and Learning Workshop with Dee Fink Course Design for Significant Global Learning

Sherry Gray on August 6, 13

Saturday, October 12, 2013 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. University of Minnesota, Twin Cities campus Register Now http://global.umn.edu/ciregistration/index.php Dee Fink Dr. L....

UMN faculty seminar "Resilience & Sustainability: What Are We Learning from the Maya & Other Ancient Cultures?"

Sherry Gray on August 6, 13

University of Minnesota Faculty Seminar As part of the University Symposium on Site and Incitement, the IAS is offering a faculty seminar...

Women & Peacemaking 8/19 event

Sherry Gray on August 1, 13

Women and Peacemaking V5.pdfAttached is a flier for the event. An event website/registration page has been created (make sure you refresh your...

Economic Club of Minnesota Sept 23 event on China: Timothy Beardson

Sherry Gray on August 1, 13

The Economic Club of Minnesota's September Luncheon withTimothy Beardson, Author, Stumbling Giant: The Threats to China's Future Timothy Beardson founded, majority-owned and...

MIC Aug 20 event at Humphrey School: Human Trafficking - Globally and Locally

Sherry Gray on July 30, 13

Tuesday, August 20; registration 5:30 P; program 6:00 - 8:00 P NotMyLife.pdf Screening of documentary film, followed by a panel discussion....

Register now for MINN Event: Getting Hired (8/1)

Sherry Gray on July 28, 13

http://www.minnesotangos.org/event/minn-event-getting-hired-81 Date: Thursday, August 1, 2013 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm You asked and we answered! Build your professional network just in time...

World Town Planning Day Online Congress 2013 - Call for Papers

Sherry Gray on July 14, 13

Please consider the Call for Papers document attached, or alternatively you can visit our website. WTPD Online Congress 2013 Call for Papers...

Documentary by Drs. V & P Mishra on socially sanctioned sexual servitude in India now available online

Sherry Gray on July 5, 13

Video created by 2012-2013 Humphrey Fellow Dr. Veerendra Mishra and Dr. Priyanka Mishra (pictured) is available for online viewing: "Do I have...

AFSA luncheon John Thavis speaking on Vatican's Role in Global Affairs, July 10

Sherry Gray on July 5, 13

THE UPPER MIDWEST CHAPTER OF THE AMERICAN FOREIGN SERVICE ASSOCIATION (AFSA) Invites you to a luncheon meeting with John Thavis, Author of...

June 20 Discussion on Cuba & the US

Sam Bedker on June 13, 13

A Cuban scholar and a US political scientist report back from the Congress of the Latin American Studies Association 6:30 pm, Thursday,...

Doctors Without Borders in Minneapolis: "Access to the Danger Zone" Film Screening

Sam Bedker on June 12, 13

"Access to the Danger Zone" Film Screening followed by Q. & A. Wednesday, June 12, at 7 p.m. Lagoon Cinema, 1320 Lagoon...

Webinar about Peace Work in Northern Uganda, Wed. June 19, 11 a.m. EDT

Sam Bedker on June 11, 13

On Wed. June 19, 11 a.m. EDT, the Association for Conflict Resolution's International Section presents its last webinar of our Spring series...

June African Development Center Commerce and Community Conversation

Sam Bedker on June 4, 13

June 20th, 2013 · 7:30 - 9:00am African Development Center Main Office 1931 South 5th Street Minneapolis, MN For this month's breakfast...

United Nations Virtual Career Fair May 29

Sam Bedker on May 28, 13

The United Nations Secretariat, United Nations Development Programme, United Nations Children's Fund and United Nations Population Fund are piloting a Virtual Careers...

May 22: The role of America's private sector in reducing poverty and hunger worldwide

Sam Bedker on May 20, 13

Wednesday, May 22, 2013 from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM Our Shared Opportunity: A Vision for Global Prosperity The role of America's...

Lloyd Axworthy speaking Tuesday, May 21

Sherry Gray on May 17, 13

The U.S. government is frequently called upon with requests for humanitarian intervention by foreign governments, the international NGO community and various other...

Former USAID Administrators Atwood & Fore speaking at CSIS-Humphrey School event May 22 showcases CSIS report on shared global prosperity

Sherry Gray on May 15, 13

Opening Remarks Eric Schwartz, Dean, Humphrey School of Public Affairs, University of Minnesota and Former U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Population,...

African Development Center Fourth Annual Gala June 14

gpa on May 14, 13

SAVE THE DATE - ADC Fourth Annual Gala Friday, June 14th Minnesota is extremely fortunate to possess a large and growing community...

Dr. Soraya Castro on U.S. Cuba Relations May 15

gpa on May 14, 13

4 p.m. Wednesday, May 15, in the Luann Dummer Center for Women, Room 103, O'Shaughnessy Educational Center, on the university's St. Paul...

Václav Havel And His Legacy by Dr. Martin Palous

Sam Bedker on May 9, 13

The Czech and Slovak Cultural Center of Minnesota presents lecture and seminar in its series of "Shifting Landscape in Neglected Central Europe"...

May 18: Humphrey international student graduation

gpa on May 8, 13

International Students of the Humphrey School of Public Affairs will be celebrating the 2nd year International Students who are graduating this semester,...

May 10 IPID Presents: Global Policy Capstone Presentations

Sam Bedker on May 7, 13

Are you interested in Global Policy or in participating in the Global Policy capstone course next year? Attend the Humphrey Global...

Fulbright Information Sessions for Students

Sam Bedker on May 7, 13

The Graduate School Fellowship Office will hold four Fulbright Information Sessions for students who are interested in conducting research abroad during...

HHH students Amevor, Clancy & Winger discussing Global Policy Capstone Monday, May 6

Sherry Gray on May 3, 13

Interested in registering for a global policy capstone? Come join us to discuss our experience with the University of Minnesota Extension Global...

USAID Careers- Coffee with Madeline Williams - May 15, 11 AM, Room 280B

Sherry Gray on May 3, 13

Take a study break and talk about USAID careers! Dear HHH Students: Interested in learning what it is like to have a...

Perspectives on Global Food Security and Social Justice: A Roundtable Discussion

Sam Bedker on May 2, 13

May 8, 2013 3:30-5:00pm 180 Humphrey Center Please join us for a discussion of global food security and social justice on themes...

May 6: Professor Peter Andreas on "Smuggler Nation: How Illicit Trade Made America"

Sam Bedker on May 2, 13

Lippincott Room, SS 1314, on Monday May 6th from 3:30-5pm. We are very pleased to announce that on Monday, May 6th, MIRC,...

May 3: Professor Tarak Barkawi on "States, Armies and Empires: Armed Forces and Society in World Politics"

Sam Bedker on May 2, 13

The Colloquium will meet from 1:30-3:00 in the Lippincott Room (Social Sciences Tower 1314) The Minnesota Political Theory Colloquium is proud to...

Volunteers needed for Crisis Simulation May 31-June 2

Sherry Gray on April 30, 13

Humanitarian Crisis Simulation Exercise http://www.globalhealth.umn.edu/education/disaster-camp/index.htm May 31, 2013 - June 2, 2013 (This overnight event starts at 1pm on Friday and ends...

Tarak Barkawi, New School, speaking Friday, May 3

Sherry Gray on April 30, 13

May 3 (FRIDAY) Tarak Barkawi, New School (co-sponsored with the Political Theory Colloquium) 3:30-5pm, in the Lippincott Room (1314 Social Sciences) Co-sponsored...

May 3 ICGC Brown Bag: "Plant a Tree, Save a Life: Urban Vitality, a Green Delhi, & the Water Poor

Sam Bedker on April 30, 13

Friday, May 3, 2013 12:00 noon, 537 Heller Hall Plant a Tree, Save a Life: Urban Vitality, a Green Delhi, and the...

Perspectives on Global Food Security and Social Justice: A Roundtable Discussion

Sam Bedker on April 30, 13

May 8, 2013 3:30-5:00pm 180 Humphrey Center Please join us for a discussion of global food security and social justice on themes...

Why You Must Know The Differences Between Sunni and Shiah Muslims: Publicizing what Islam REALLY teaches

Sam Bedker on April 30, 13

Why You Must Know The Differences Between Sunni and Shiah Muslims Publicizing what Islam REALLY teaches islamicmediamn(at)gmail.com islamicmediamn.org Sat. May 11, 2013...

Tuesday Mock Senate Foreign Relations Committee Hearing in Cowles Auditorium

Sherry Gray on April 29, 13

REMINDER: Mock Senate Hearing in the Cowles Auditorium --- April 30th The class of PA 5890, Bilateral and Multilateral Diplomacy, will hold...

AFSA Luncheon with J. Brian Atwood on "Development Challenges in the 21st Century"

Sam Bedker on April 29, 13

The Upper Midwest Chapter of the American Foreign Service Association invites you to a luncheon meeting with J. Brian Atwood: Development Challenges...

Monday, April 29 Law School Humphrey Fellow Navjuvonov speaking on labor migration from Tajikistan

Sherry Gray on April 28, 13

APRIL 29, 2013 @ 12:10 P.M. - 2:10 P.M. | MONDALE HALL ROOM 45 HUMAN RIGHTS AND LAW SPEAKERS SERIES 2013 LABOR...

Monday April 29 ICGC Distinguished Public Lecture, Premesh Lalu, Univ of W Cape, South Africa

Sherry Gray on April 28, 13

ICGC Distinguished Public Lecture Monday, April 29, 2013 3:30 - 5:00pm Stassen Room, 170 Humphrey School "The absent centre: human capital, nationalism...

Belarusian human rights activist speaking Tuesday

Sherry Gray on April 28, 13

Tuesday at 11:15 am in the Social Sciences building Room 1314, Andrei Sannikov will be speaking about his experiences as a human...

"Running for President in Europe's Last Dictatorship" a conversation with Andrei Sannikov

Sam Bedker on April 24, 13

Running for President in Europe's Last Dictatorship A Conversation with Andrei Sannikov, human rights activist and former Belarusian presidential candidate Tuesday, April...

April 26 Women in Public Policy Happy Hour

Sam Bedker on April 23, 13

WPP Happy Hour: Cutting edge student gender research at the Humphrey April 26 (4-6 p.m., Humphrey School Commons) Help us celebrate the...

April 29 ICGC Distinguished Public Lecture: "The absent centre: human capital, nationalism and the desire for a postcolonial episteme"

Sam Bedker on April 23, 13

Monday, April 29, 2013 3:30 - 5:00pm Stassen Room, 170 Humphrey School "The absent centre: human capital, nationalism and the desire...

April 30 Mock Hearing of the Senate of Foreign Relations Committee

Sam Bedker on April 22, 13

The class of PA 5890, Bilateral and Multilateral Diplomacy, will hold a mock hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee in Cowles...

April 23 MINN sponsors Humphrey Fellows Mkhaliphi & Coker presentation on Cooperatives-Based Sustainable Rural Livelihoods System: Swaziland & Sierra Leone

Sherry Gray on April 18, 13

COOPERATIVES- BASED SUSTAINABLE RURAL LIVELIHOODS SYSTEM: SWAZILAND AND SIERRA LEONE April 23, 2013 HHH 55 (IFP) 1 to 2:30 pm. Refreshments served....

April 24 Humphrey Fellow Mishra documentary "Do I have a Choice? A Saga of Socially Sanctioned Sexual Servitude Special Screening"

Sherry Gray on April 18, 13

Screening: Do I have a Choice? A Saga of Socially Sanctioned Sexual Servitude Wednesday, April 24th 11:45 to 1:00 HHH Room 55...

April 25: Writing West African Lives: My Neighbors' Children Grow Up With Cellphones and Civil War

Sam Bedker on April 18, 13

Thursday, April 25, 2013 4:00 p.m. Reception, 3:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Upson Room 102, Walter Library Writing West African Lives: My...

May 9 Tropical and Travel Medicine Seminar

Sam Bedker on April 18, 13

Please join us for a very special Tropical and Travel Medicine Seminar on May 9 at The Hindu Temple of Minnesota! May...

CAS and the MSP International Film Festival will show "Mama Illegal" next Tuesday at St. Anthony Main

Sherry Gray on April 17, 13

CAS and the MSP International Film Festival will show 'Mama Illegal' next Tuesday at St. Anthony Main.htm...

Friday's ICGC brown bag: "Behind the PowerPoint: Knowledge Production through International Development Evaluation Systems"

Sherry Gray on April 17, 13

ICGC Brown Bag Friday, April 5, 2013 12:00 noon, 537 Heller Hall "Monitoring and Evaluating Non-governmental Organization Water Projects: Lessons from 3...

Fulbright Information Sessions

Sam Bedker on April 16, 13

The Graduate School Fellowship Office is pleased to announce four Fulbright Information Sessions for students who are interested in conducting research abroad...

Reminder: Wednesday 4pm, International Fellows Graduation Ceremony, HHH Cowles Auditorium

Sherry Gray on April 16, 13

You are cordially invited to the International Fellows graduation ceremony for the 2012-2013 cohort of fellows We look forward to celebrating...

Luncheon Forum with Canadian Ambassador Gary Doer

Sam Bedker on April 15, 13

Friday, April 19, 2013 11:30 a.m. registration Noon --1:30 p.m. program Windows on Minnesota 50th Floor, IDS Center 80 South 8th Street...

"9 Billion Networks" invites you for a meet and greet- April 18

Sam Bedker on April 15, 13

WHEN: Thurs Apr 18, 2013 (1 - 2:30 PM) WHERE: University of MN, St. Paul Campus, 200 Hayes Hall We are representing...

You're Invited: Cross boundary anti-human traffickin​g events

Sherry Gray on April 14, 13

Breaking Free's Demand Change Project An interactive 2 day anti-human trafficking event Friday & Saturday, May 3 - 4, 2013 For more...

Dr. Christy Hanson speaking Ap 18 on "Global Public Health: Development's Rising Star"

Sherry Gray on April 14, 13

THIRD THURSDAY GLOBAL ISSUES FORUM Free and open to the public. Hennepin Avenue United Methodist Church, 511 Groveland Avenue, Minneapolis (at Lyndale...

HHH Prof. Atwood speaking to AFSA May 8 on Development Challenges in the 21st Century

Sherry Gray on April 12, 13

THE UPPER MIDWEST CHAPTER OF THE AMERICAN FOREIGN SERVICE ASSOCIATION (AFSA) Invites you to a luncheon meeting with J. Brian Atwood: Development...

April 19 MIC luncheon with Canadian Ambassador to the US, Gary Doer

Sherry Gray on April 12, 13

Ambassador Luncheon 4.19.13.pdfCanadian Ambassador to the United States Gary Doer will be visiting Minneapolis next Friday, April 19th, as part of the...

5th Annual Dinner of Abrahamic Traditions, April 17

Sherry Gray on April 12, 13

Peace and Dialogue in the Plural Society: Common Values and Responsibilities Niagara Foundation of Minnesota cordially invites you to be our guest...

April 17 ICGC Lecture: "Regulating Wartime Migration of Chinese-Burmese in the 1940s: Racial Logics, Patriarchal Records, & International Norms"

Sherry Gray on April 12, 13

ICGC Distinguished Public Lecture Wednesday, April 17, 2013 3:30 - 5:00pm, 1210 Heller Hall (refreshments will be served) "Regulating Wartime Migration of...

Law School Humphrey Fellow Bouity speaking April 15 on Services to Domestic Violence Survivors in Congo

Sherry Gray on April 12, 13

HUMAN RIGHTS AND LAW SPEAKERS SERIES 2013 "SERVICES OFFERED BY WOMEN'S LEGAL CENTER OF CONGO TO SURVIVORS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND STRATEGIES...

HHH Prof. Anu Ramaswami will present on "From Grand Challenges to Grand Solutions: Moving from Knowledge Generation to Real World Action" April 29

Sherry Gray on April 11, 13

President Eric W. Kaler and the University of Minnesota are hosting the regional meeting of the National Academy of Engineering (NAE) on...

Law School Humphrey Fellow Mubarak Zeb on "Drone Attack in Pakistan & Human Rights"

Sam Bedker on April 11, 13

Wednesday, April 17th , 2:15-3:15 in Freeman Commons. Topic: Drone Attack in Pakistan and Human Rights Time: 2:15-3:15, Wednesday, April 17th 45-50...

Conflict Week's Thursday Social Evening moved to Republic

Sam Bedker on April 10, 13

Previously listed as taking place at the Red Sea Bar, Thursday's Social Evening being hosted by IPID, MEIG, & DISP as part...

April 27 lecture & discussion: "Dynamics and complexities of transition from communism to democracy"

Sam Bedker on April 10, 13

Please join us at the next lecture and discussion (via wide screen SKYPE) sponsored by the Czech and Slovak Cultural Center on...

April 12th Student Speaker Conference

Sam Bedker on April 9, 13

2013 Student Speaker Conference Friday, April 12th from 3-7pm U of M Law School, Room 25 CLICK HERE TO REGISTER Conflict Week...

April 12 ICGC Brown Bag: "A Metastasizing Foreign Policy? Civil Rights, Education, & Transnational Citizenship under the Iran Sanctions Regime"

Sam Bedker on April 9, 13

ICGC Brown Bag Friday, April 12, 2013 12:00 noon, 537 Heller Hall "A Metastasizing Foreign Policy? Civil Rights, Education, and Transnational Citizenship...

"Virgilio Piñera o el poder de la ficción" A lecture with Modesto Milanés

Sam Bedker on April 9, 13

Thursday, April 11 4:00 p.m. The Upson Room - 102 Walter Library On the occasion of the centenary of Cuban author Virgilio...

April 16: "Education Under Fire" a documentary & conversation

Sam Bedker on April 9, 13

Tues, April 16, 7-9pm Moos Tower Room 2-650 The University of MN Program in Human Rights & Health Presents: Education Under Fire,...

Conflict Week Events: Movie Night on Wed, Social Evening on Thurs

Sam Bedker on April 9, 13

Wednesday, April 10th 4-6pm, Humphrey School Freeman Commons Movie Night - 5 Broken Cameras, an Oscar nominated documentary about non-violent resistance...

Trauma, Faith and Healing in the Community: Conversations with South Africa's Tutu Sisters

Sam Bedker on April 9, 13

Tuesday, April 23, 6 p.m. Shiloh Temple International Ministries - 1201 West Broadway Ave. N., Minneapolis Wednesday, April 24, 2 p.m. Coffman...

April 11: J. Brian Atwood on "Alleviating Global Poverty"

Sam Bedker on April 9, 13

Thursday, April 11, 2013, 7 p.m. Continuing Education and Conference Center, University of Minnesota, St. Paul campus To register, go to: http://www.cce.umn.edu/courses/HEDL-0008.html...

Global Volunteers gathering at Common Good Books

Sam Bedker on April 9, 13

Wednesday, May 1st at 7 PM Common Good Books 38 South Snelling Avenue St. Paul, MN Please join us for a very...

Daniel Wordsworth to Lead the April African Development Center Commerce and Community Conversation

Sam Bedker on April 9, 13

The African Development Center is proud to announce that this month's roundtable discussion will be led by Daniel Wordsworth, the President and...

HHH students Sande, Shen speaking at IPID Conference: Different Manifestations of Conflict Ap 12

Sherry Gray on April 8, 13

2013 Student Speaker Conference Friday, April 12th from 3-7pm U of M Law School, Room 25 3:30-3:35 Opening and introduction Panel 1:...

MEIG hosting HHH alum Fadia Ap 8 for discussion about Syria

Sherry Gray on April 4, 13

MEIG is very excited to host Fadia, a HHH Alum, who currently works in Los Angeles. She is a very accomplished Syrian...

AP 8: "Beyond Security: (Para)Military Support of Private Interests in the Philippines"

Sherry Gray on April 4, 13

Apr. 8: BEYOND SECURITY: (PARA)MILI​TARY SUPPORT OF PRIVATE INTERESTS IN THE PHILIPPINE​S You are invited to a presentation by Law School Humphrey...

HHH students: APSIA GAP conference opportunity--respond by Monday April 8

Sherry Gray on April 4, 13

See below for opportunity to attend the Global Access Pipeline Consortium diversity conference April 26-27 in Washington, DC. The agenda is attached....

DISP April 17th 2:15-3:15 event -- Law School Humphrey Fellow Mubarak Zeb presentati​on "Drone attack in Pakistan & Human Rights"

Sherry Gray on April 3, 13

DISP (Dialogue on International Security and Peace) is going to host an event on Wednesday, April 17th at 2:15-3:15 in Freeman Commons....

Friday's ICGC brown bag: "Monitorin​g & Evaluating Non-govern​mental Organizati​on Water Projects: Lessons from 3 Organizati​ons in western Kenya

Sherry Gray on April 3, 13

ICGC Brown Bag Friday, April 5, 2013 12:00 noon, 537 Heller Hall "Monitoring and Evaluating Non-governmental Organization Water Projects: Lessons from 3...

Voices from Laos: You're Invited, Twin Cities!

Kaying Vang on April 3, 13

Voices from Laos: You're Invited, Twin Cities!   Legacies of War is very excited to announce that "Voices from Laos: Clearing...

Myanmar/Burma: The Challenging Road to Democracy - Luncheon

Kaying Vang on April 3, 13

Join the Oslo Center on Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 11:30am for a timely discussion on Myanmar/Burma: The Challenging Road to Democracy. ...

April 4: Professor Mark Anner on "The Limits of Voluntary Governance Mechanisms in Monitoring Workers' Rights in Global Supply Chains"

gpa on April 3, 13

Thursday, April 4 4pm in Social Sciences 1450 Professor Mark Anner, Associate Professor of Labor Studies and Employment Relations and Political Science...

April 5-6 Symposium on "Representing Genocide: Media, Law, & Scholarship"

Sam Bedker on April 1, 13

April 5-6, 2013 Representing Genocide: Media, Law and Scholarship Free and open to the public. Reservations required, to reserve please visit: http://repgenchgs.eventbrite.com/...

China Humphrey Initiative: China's Growing Global Role, Ted Farmer speaking at HHH April 3

Sherry Gray on March 29, 13

Please join us for the next CHI event Wednesday April 3, 2:15-3:15pm HHH55 (International Fellowship Program) China's Growing Global Role: An overview...

China Humphrey Initiative: China's Growing Global Role, Ed Farmer speaking at HHH April 3

Sherry Gray on March 29, 13

Please join us for the next CHI event Wednesday April 3, 2:15-3:15pm HHH55 (International Fellowship Program) China's Growing Global Role: An overview...

Ap 1 MIRC: Heikki Patomäki, On the "Complexities of Time & Temporality Implications for World History & Global Futures"

Sherry Gray on March 29, 13

Minnesota International Relations ColloquiumOn the Complexities of Time and Temporality (final AJPH)-1.pdf This coming Monday, April 1st, MIRC is honored to host...

Fri Mar 29 Ragui Assaad speaking at Dept of Geography Coffee Hour Talk

Sherry Gray on March 28, 13

Please join us this Friday, March 29th for the Department of Geography, Environment and Society Coffee Hour. Ragui Assaad, Associate Professor of...

April 22: Humphrey Fellow Mubarak Zeb on "U.S. Drone Attacks in Pakistan"

Sam Bedker on March 28, 13

U.S. DRONE ATTACKS IN PAKISTAN - presented by Humphrey Fellow Mubarak Zeb April 22, 2013 7-9:00 pm 4200 Cedar Avenue South, Minneapolis...

April 4-7 Italian Film Festival

gpa on March 28, 13

Italian Film Festival 2013 Tickets on sale now! Sponsor a film! See below to purchase. The Italian Cultural Center is pleased to...

April 11: "Virgilio Piñera o el poder de la ficción" A Lecture with Modesto Milanes

gpa on March 28, 13

Thursday, April 11 4:00 p.m. The Upson Room - 102 Walter Library On the occasion of the centenary of Cuban author Virgilio...

April 11: An Evening with Ehud Barak

Sam Bedker on March 26, 13

6:00 p.m. · Thursday, April 11, 2013 · Beth El Synagogue 5224 west 26th Street · Saint Louis Park, MN 55416 Don't...

A Young Workshop: Crafting a Film Culture in the Czechoslovak Army

Sam Bedker on March 26, 13

03/29/2013 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM 135 Nicholson Hall Cost: Free Over the course of the 1960s, Czechoslovakia's Army Film studio became...

March 29 ICGC Brown Bag: Black Afrikaans Writing: themes, forms, & issues"

Sam Bedker on March 26, 13

Friday, March 29, 2013 12:00 noon, 537 Heller Hall ""Die dice het verkeerd gaval vi' ons/ daai's maar al". Black Afrikaans writing:...

March 28: Turning Oppression into an Opportunity for Women Worldwide- A discussion of Half the Sky

Sam Bedker on March 26, 13

Thursday, March 28, 2013 from 4:30-6:00pm in Wilkins Room, HHH 215 A discussion on Half the Sky, based on the work of...

April 12 IPID Student Speaker Conference, Spring 2013: "Manifestations of Conflict"

Sam Bedker on March 26, 13

Friday, April 12th, 2012 • 3:00pm - 7:00pm Law School (West Bank), Room 25 Free dinner will be provided! This event is...

Reminder IPID Student Speaker Conference, Spring 2013

Sherry Gray on March 15, 13

Manifestations of Conflict Friday, April 12th, 2012 • 3:00pm - 7:00pm Law School (West Bank), Room 25 Free dinner will be provided!...

March 18 Livestream event: Beyond the Millennium Development Goals: Shaping the Post-2015 Development Agenda

Sherry Gray on March 15, 13

http://psia.sciences-po.fr/content/beyond-millennium-development-goals-shaping-post-2015-development-agenda-live-streaming Beyond the Millennium Development Goals: Shaping the post-2015 development agenda Pascal Canfin French Deputy Minister for Development Jeffrey D. Sachs Director...

MEIG Presents March 26- Modern Turkey: Culture & Regional Influence

Sam Bedker on March 14, 13

Tue Mar 26, 2013 4pm - 5:30pm Freeman Commons MEIG PRESENTS Modern Turkey: Culture and Regional Influence Chet Bodin, MPP Candidate, will...

The Dance That Makes You Vanish: Cultural Reconstruction in Post-Genocide Indonesia - Presentation by Diyah Larasati

Sam Bedker on March 14, 13

03/27/2013 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM 125 Nolte Center for Continuing Education Cost: Free Rachmi Diyah Larasati discusses her new book, The...

Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide: A March 28 Discussion on "Half the Sky"

Sam Bedker on March 14, 13

Thursday, March 28, 2013 from 4:30-6:00pm in Wilkins Room, HHH 215. Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide A discussion on Half...

May 9 Social Innovation Lab: From Convening to Transforming

Sam Bedker on March 14, 13

May 9, 2013 from 1:00 to 5:00 pm, St. Paul What does it take to move from convening conversations to transforming communities?...

International Fellows Graduation - April 17

Sam Bedker on March 13, 13

Wednesday, April 17, 4-6:30pm Cowles Auditorium, Humphrey School International Fellows Graduation You are cordially invited to the graduation ceremony for our 2012-2013...

Minnesota International Center Presents March 14: "The Future of Korea"

Sam Bedker on March 13, 13

Thursday, March 14, 2013 Registration: 6:30 pm Program: 7:00 - 8:30 pm Cowles Auditorium Humphrey School of Public Affairs 301 19th Avenue...

March 14 Minnesota International Relations Colloquium: Michael J. Shapiro on "What does a Weapon See"

Sam Bedker on March 13, 13

Minnesota International Relations Colloquium March 14th, Thursday, 3:30-5pm Social Sciences 609 Michael J. Shapiro, Professor of Political Science, University of Hawai'i Professor...

Persian New Year (March 16) at the McNamara Alumni Center

Sam Bedker on March 12, 13

Please join the Persian Student Organization of Minnesota (PSOM) in celebrating Norouz 1392 at the McNamara Alumni Center located on the University...

April 13 Panel Discussion with Congressman Keith Ellison on US Drone Policy

Sam Bedker on March 12, 13

You are invited to a panel discussion with Congressman Keith Ellison on U.S Drone Policy Panel members include: Robert Naiman Policy Director,...

Anna Lappé on "Building Real Food Communities" at March 14 Westminster Town Hall Forum

Sam Bedker on March 12, 13

Anna Lappé Building Real Food Communities Thursday March 14, noon Westminster Presbyterian Church Nicollet Mall and 12th Street Downtown Minneapolis 612-332-3421 Free...

Resources for the Enrichment of African Lives (REAL) Spring Fundraiser

Sam Bedker on March 12, 13

Saturday March 16, 2013 from 12:00pm--2:00pm Lutheran Church of the Good Shepard 4801 France Ave South, Minneapolis REAL is dedicated to the...

Dr. Grace Mose: Understanding Challenges of Domestic Violence Among Kenyan & Other East African Women in Kenya & the US

Sam Bedker on March 12, 13

April 10, 10:00AM - 12:00PM 215 Ben Pomeroy Student & Alumni Center On the University of Minnesota St. Paul Campus, 55108 across...

At the Guthrie March 18- Inuit Films: Sharing Our Stories

Sam Bedker on March 12, 13

Inuit Films: Sharing Our Stories VIP Reception and Free Screening at the Guthrie Theater Monday, March 18, 2013 Please join the Will...

Nobel Peace Prize Forum - Join Us Online

Kaying Vang on March 9, 13

Join us this weekend for the Nobel Peace Prize Forum - live streamed and discussed online (www.livestream.com/nobelpeaceprizeforum). This year's program is...

HHH event Thursday afternoon, March 7: Unique China

Sam Bedker on March 6, 13

Thursday, March 7, 2013 4.00pm - 6.00pm Room 55, Humphrey School Come and be part of this special event! Learn more about...

March 11 Discussion with Congressman Keith Ellison- Regarding his trip to Somalia & Kenya

Sam Bedker on March 6, 13

4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Monday, March 11 Cowles Auditorium, Humphrey School of Public Affairs 301 19th Avenue South, Minneapolis A Discussion with...

March 12 Viewing of Documentary "About a Village/Children of the High Woods"

Sam Bedker on March 6, 13

Documentary: "About a Village/Children of the High Woods"...

March 11: "Nostalgic Identities: German Refugees from Hungary on Film"

Sam Bedker on March 6, 13

March 11: "Nostalgic Identities: German Refugees from Hungary on Film"...

March 11 Special ICGC Brown Bag: "The Sharing Cultures Project: An Online Collaboration for Students in Developmental Reading and Writing Classes in South Africa, the USA, and Russia"

Sam Bedker on March 5, 13

Special ICGC Brown Bag Monday, March 11, 2013, 12:00 noon, ***1210 Heller Hall*** "The Sharing Cultures Project: an online collaboration for students...

Upcoming Events at the China Center

Sam Bedker on March 5, 13

March 27, 2013: Energy Expert Peggy Liu will speak at ENSIA Live to discuss what China's massively expanding energy infrastructure and...

"Is Communism Dead? Yes, but...." March 23 Talk with Dr. Tomáš Klvaňa

Sam Bedker on March 5, 13

Please join us for the fourth annual lecture series sponsored by the Czech and Slovak Cultural Center of Minnesota at City Bella,...

March 8 ICGC Brown Bag,"Preparing Publication in Graduate School"

Sam Bedker on March 5, 13

Friday, March 8, 2013, 12:00 noon, ***609 Social Science Building*** "Preparing for Publication in Graduate School" Presented by: Jason Weidemann, Senior Acquisitions...

New African Films Festival: March 7-12

Sam Bedker on March 5, 13

TransAfrica, afrikafé and AFI Silver are proud to present the ninth annual New African Films Festival featuring the vibrancy of African filmmaking...

April 5-7 Workshop on Critical Climate Change Scholarship

Sam Bedker on March 4, 13

Workshop on Critical Climate Change Scholarship Dates: April 5-7 2013 Location: University of Minnesota, Minneapolis MN Hosted by the Interdisciplinary Center for...

March 4: Andrew Latham on "Late Medieval 'Heternomy': Tyranny of a Construct"

Sam Bedker on March 4, 13

This Monday, March 4th, MIRC is pleased to host a presentation by Andrew Latham, Professor and Chair of Political Science at Macalester...

March 1: ICGC Brown Bag,"Globalizing through the Vernacular: Transnationalism, translation, & hegemony in the Indian GTB Movement"

Sam Bedker on February 27, 13

ICGC Brown Bag Friday, March 1, 2013, 12:00 noon, 537 Heller Hall "Globalizing through the Vernacular: Transnationalism, translation and hegemony in the...

March 1: ICGC Brown Bag,"Globalizing through the Vernacular: Transnationalism, translation, & hegemony in the Indian GTB Movement"

Sam Bedker on February 27, 13

ICGC Brown Bag Friday, March 1, 2013, 12:00 noon, 537 Heller Hall "Globalizing through the Vernacular: Transnationalism, translation and hegemony in the...

Tomorrow 2/28: Students of Iran vs. TCF Bank: Policy or Profiling

Sam Bedker on February 27, 13

Feb 28 4:30-6:00 U of M Law School, Room 385, Liquist & Vennum Conference Room No cost, open to all students, snacks...

April 10 Talk: Understanding the Challenges of Domestic Violence Among Kenyan and Other East African Women in Kenya & the U.S.

Sam Bedker on February 27, 13

10:00 am-12 Noon Location: Pomeroy Student-Alumni Center, Rm. 215 University of Minnesota St. Paul Campus Address: 1964 Fitch Avenue, St. Paul, MN...

March 13 Luncheon Meeting with Canadian Consul General Jamshed Merchant: MN-Canada Connections

Sam Bedker on February 27, 13

The Upper Midwest Chapter of the American Foreign Service Association invites you to a luncheon meeting with Canadian Consul General Jamshed...

Comparative Politics Colloquium Feb 21: Pablo Beramendi on redistribution and progressive taxation

Sam Bedker on February 20, 13

There will be a meeting of the Comparative Politics Colloquium on THURSDAY (Feb 21) @ noon in Lippincott (1314 Social Sciences Bld)....

What's Going on in Egypt? Feb 20 Discussion with Prof. Ragui Assaad & MPP Candidate Connor Molloy

Sam Bedker on February 19, 13

WEDNESDAY (2/20) in Freeman Commons from 4:30-6:00 Free, plus tasty Iranian treats Join Professor Ragui Assaad and MPP candidate Connor Molloy for...

Feb 21 IPID Spring General Assembly Meeting

Sam Bedker on February 19, 13

Thursday, February 21st, 2013 4:00pm - 5:30pm Blegen Hall (West Bank), Room 240 Food and Refreshments will be provided! Interdisciplinary Perspectives on...

March 8 MINN Coffee Hour at Peace Coffee

Sam Bedker on February 19, 13

Minnesota International NGO Network (MINN) Coffee Hour at Peace Coffee Date: Friday, March 8, 2013 - 7:00am to 9:00am Back by popular...

Feb 21 Brown Bag Lunch: Material/Economic Progress for Women & Changing Social Norms

Sam Bedker on February 19, 13

Noon to 1:30 p.m. in the International Fellows Lounge Humphrey Center 55, Basement, Humphrey Center International Perspectives on Gender: A Brown Bag...

Feb 26 Workshop on Global Policy: Professor Samuel L. Meyers, Jr. on "A Primer on Race & Ethnicity in China"

Sam Bedker on February 19, 13

12:45 - 2:00 pm Tuesday, February 26, 2013 170 HHH - Stassen Room Humphrey Institute, West Bank Campus Freeman Center for International...

Humphrey Fellow Donna Quintero on "The Effect of Corruption on the Right to Health in Colombia"

Sam Bedker on February 19, 13

February 19th from 10:10am-12:10pm. Location: University of Minnesota Law School room 473 Topic: *The Effect of Corruption on the Right to Health...

IPID General Assembly Feb 21 on Aid & Development Effectiveness in Post-Conflict Areas

Sherry Gray on February 18, 13

Please join us for IPID's Spring General Assembly The discussion topic for the meeting will be: Aid and Development Effectiveness in Post-Conflict...

Feb 22 ICGC Brown Bag: Quandrant Fellow, Nikhil Ananad on "Personal Development"

Sam Bedker on February 18, 13

This Friday, February 22, 2013 at 12:00 noon 1210 Heller Hall Co-hosted by ICGC and Quadrant's Global Cultures Group, the February 22...

Feb 18-- Professor Neera Chandhoke on "The Debate on Global Poverty: Is Something Missing?"

gpa on February 14, 13

February 18, 12-1:30 pm 1314 Social Sciences While academics and activists in civil societies have invested a great deal of energy in...

March 6-7-- Develop Global Business Skills to Maximize Worldwide Results

gpa on February 14, 13

March 6-7, 2013 / 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. / $2,500 Are you as effective as you could be when working across cultures? Consider...

Feb 21- Young women in the 'Great Divergence': Textile labor, consumption, and marriage in Europe and China between the mid-17th and the mid-19th centuries

gpa on February 14, 13

02/21, 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM 235 Nolte Center for Continuing Education A project presentation by Emily Bruce, Hui-han Jin, Kan Li,...

Feb 19- Trade: Evolution of Local, Regional and Global Trading Patterns in Eastern African and the Indian Ocean

gpa on February 14, 13

Tuesday, Feb 19, 4pm 125 Nolte Center Trade is a necessity, is ever-present in any system of exchange, and is the material...

Feb 26- Iraq War 10 Years Later: Journalists' First-Hand Reports

gpa on February 14, 13

Feb 26, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM 130 Murphy Hall Cost: Free but registration required. Click here to register. Description: Operation Iraqi...

Feb 21-- 3rd Thurs Forum: Government Secrecy and Drone Warfare

gpa on February 14, 13

Thu, Feb 21st, 2013, 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm Hennepin Avenue United Methodist Church 511 GROVELAND AVE MINNEAPOLIS, MN, 55403-3223 Free and...

Feb 12 History Talk on "Empire of Difference: Religious and Ethnic Diversity in the Ottoman Empire"

Sam Bedker on February 12, 13

6:30- 8:00, 2812 Anthony Ln S, St. Anthony Feb 12 The Turkish American Society of Minnesota will be hosting a History Talk...

Feb 15 ICGC Brown Bag- Carla Manzoni on "Kinetic Collages of Resistance: Argentina's Alternative Multi-Screen Memorials by Women"

Sam Bedker on February 12, 13

Friday, February 15, 2013 12:00 noon, 537 Heller Hall "Kinetic Collages of Resistance: Argentina's Alternative Multi-screen Memorials by women (Argentina 1936-2011)" Presented...

MEIG Presents: Waleed Mahdi & the 2nd Anniversary of the Yemeni Revolution

Sam Bedker on February 12, 13

Tue Mar 5, 4pm - 5:30pm, MEIG Presents: Waleed Mahdi (American Studies PHD Candidate) and the 2nd Anniversary of the Yemeni Revolution...

Feb 26 German Language Sing-Along at Kaiser's Klubhaus

Sam Bedker on February 12, 13

We are planning a "Sing-Along" sponsored by the "Kaiser's Klubhaus" (1079 Rice Street, St. Paul, MN) on Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at...

Reminder Feb 12: Paul Vaaler on "How Well Do We Define Regions in International Research?" (paper available here)

Sherry Gray on February 11, 13

FAMV Regional Groups Working Paper, November 20, 2012.pdfFreeman Center for International Economic Policy, Hubert H. Humphrey School of Public Affairs Presents a...

Feb 12 "How to Get a Fulbright" A Professional Development Series for Students, Staff, & Faculty

Sam Bedker on February 11, 13

Date: February 13, 12:00pm. 385 Peik Hall How to Get a Fulbright...From Application to Acceptance! A Professional Development Series for Students, Staff,...

Feb 8: Ending the Transition in Somalia - available via internet

Kaying Vang on February 8, 13

For those who are unable to attend the former Prime Minister's talk at the Humphrey School, please connect to us via...

Feb 8:Ending the Transition in Somalia: A Personal Account by Dr. Abdiweli Ali

Sam Bedker on February 7, 13

Friday, February 8, 2013 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM Cowles Auditorium, Humphrey School A successful and a transformative process has taken...

Feb 11 Minnesota International Relations Committee Meeting: What is the IRC?

Sam Bedker on February 7, 13

Feb 11th from 1:30-3pm in the Lippincott Room, Social Sciences 1314. The meeting will convene a faculty discussion panel on the question...

Feb 12: Astrid Ogilvie on "Seeking the Iceberg in the Mist"

Sam Bedker on February 7, 13

02/12/2013, 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM 125 Nolte Center for Continuing Education Seeking the Iceberg in the Mist: Reconstructing the Past Climate...

Feb 11: Daniel Schroeter on "Vichy in Morocco"

Sam Bedker on February 7, 13

02/11/2013, 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM 1210 Heller Hall Vichy in Morocco: The French Protectorate, the Sultan and His Indigenous Jewish Subjects...

Feb 20 MEIG Presents: Connor Molloy, MPP, "Recapping Recent Egyptian Events"

Sam Bedker on February 6, 13

Wed Feb 20, 2013 4:30pm - 6pm Freeman Commons, HHH Connor Molloy (2nd year MPP Candidate) will be joining us for an...

EuroConnect-- Europe in MN Networking Event, Feb 20

Sam Bedker on February 5, 13

Wed Feb 20, 5:30-10:30pm Chambers Hotel Rooftop Bar Meridien Hotel, 901 Hennepin Ave $20 in advance $25 at the door We are...

Feb 7 IPID Talk: "Broadening Dimensions of Human Trafficking"

Sam Bedker on February 5, 13

Thursday, February 7th at 4:30 p.m., location TBD IPID Talk is a discussion venue for members (you) of the Interdisciplinary Perspectives in...

Former Prime Minister Dr. Abdiweli Mohamed Ali at the Humphrey - Feb 8, 5pm

Kaying Vang on February 4, 13

Ending the Transition in Somalia: A Personal AccountFormer Prime Minister Dr. Abdiweli Mohamed AliFriday, February 8 5 - 7 p.m. Humphrey School...

Feb 1 ICGC Brown Bag "Human Trafficking: An Overview Beyond Conventional Comprehension"

Sam Bedker on January 31, 13

Friday, February 1, 2013 12:00 noon, 537 Heller Hall "Human Trafficking: an overview beyond conventional comprehension" Presented by: Veerendra Mishra, Humphrey Fellow,...

Jan 30 9am, open meeting with the Director of UNESCO Chair for the Education to Sustainable Development

Sam Bedker on January 29, 13

HHH community welcome to join! Wednesday 30th from 9:00 to 10:30 am IFP Office- HHH 55 The Director of UNESCO's Chair on...

Feb 11 Middle East Interest Group Presents: A talk with a Bahraini Fulbright Scholar, Sara Musaifer

Sam Bedker on January 29, 13

Mon Feb 11, 2013 10:30am - 11:30am HHH, Freeman, Room 205 Middle East Interest Group Presents: A talk with a Bahraini Fulbright...

Feb 26 Middle East Interest Group Presents: An Introduction to Israeli Government and Discussion on Recent Election Results

Sam Bedker on January 29, 13

Tue Feb 26, 2013 4pm - 5:30pm Freeman Room 205 Middle East Interest Group Presents: An Introduction to Israeli Government and Discussion...

Progress in Human Rights in Health: Colombia, Argentina, Chile

Sam Bedker on January 29, 13

February 26, 12:00pm Mayo 3-100, East Bank Humphrey Human Rights Fellow Diana Quintero, J.D., who is Professor and Director of the Universidad...

Jan 29: J. Brian Atwood on "The Challenge of Creating a Meaningful Global Partnership for Development"

Sam Bedker on January 28, 13

The Freeman Center for International Economic Policy sponsors the Global Policy Seminar/Workshop series every other Tuesday. Most sessions are held in the...

International Perspectives on Gender: A Brown Bag Lunch Series

Sam Bedker on January 28, 13

Noon to 1:30 p.m. in the International Fellows Lounge Humphrey Center 55, Basement, Humphrey Center Please bring your lunch and join us...

Jan 30 Film & Panel- What's in Your Pocket? Congo's Minerals, Your Phone, & War

Sam Bedker on January 22, 13

Wednesday January 30, 7-9pm, Blegen Hall Free for students, faculty & staff, $10 general public Film: I am Congo When you think...

Thurs. Jan 24 Book Launch & Author Talk: Somalis in Minnesota

Sam Bedker on January 22, 13

Thursday January 24th from 6-8 pm African Development Center 1931 South 5th Street (@ Riverside Ave.) Minneapolis, MN 55454 Opening reception from...

Feb 8 Lecture Series on Internationalizing Higher Education

Sam Bedker on January 22, 13

Friday, February 8, 2013 2:00-4:00 p.m.; reception to follow 3M Auditorium, CSOM Building Twin Cities campus Internationalizing the Curriculum and Student Learning:...

Third Thursday Global Issues Forum: "Press Freedom 2.0: Opportunities and Threats Around the World"

Sam Bedker on January 14, 13

Thursday, January 17, 7:00-9:00 p.m. Free and open to the public. Hennepin Avenue United Methodist Church, 511 Groveland Avenue, Minneapolis (at Lyndale...

Westminster Town Hall Forum- Upcoming Schedule of Events

Sam Bedker on January 14, 13

Spring 2013 Thursday, February 7, Noon Al Gore Six Drivers of Global Change Vice President, U.S. Senator and Congressman Thursday, February 21,...

Nobel Peace Prize Forum - March 8-10, 2013

Kaying Vang on January 8, 13

Featuring Nobel Peace Prize laureates Tawakkol Karman (2011) and Dr. Muhammad Yunus (2006). March 8-10, 2013 in Minneapolis on the campuses of Augsburg...

Jan 12- Yolka, Russian Winter Festival

Sam Bedker on December 20, 12

The Cultural Center "Russian Soul" is happy to invite guests to our annual "Yolka" Russian Winter Festival! What can you expect: Games,...

Dec 19 Tropical & Travel Medicine Seminar

Sam Bedker on December 10, 12

December 19, 2012 6pm-8pm We are pleased to announce a special evening discussion on Myanmar/Burma. Save the date for the December 19...

Dec 11 Dr. Tariq Mahmood Khan on "Teacher Education in Pakistan"

Sam Bedker on December 7, 12

12 (noon) to 1:30 p.m. (light lunch to be served) Elliot Hall N647 Tuesday, December 11, 2012 RSVP CEHD International Connections Teacher...

Human Rights Day Dec. 10

Sam Bedker on December 7, 12

Please join us for Human Rights Cafe on Dec. 10, 2012 at 9 am Spannaus Commons (Outside Human Rights Center) A day...

Dec 6 Bassam Nasser on "An Eyewitness View From Gaza"

Sam Bedker on December 6, 12

December 6, 12 p.m. | Wilkins Room Get an eyewitness view from Gaza from Bassam Nasser (Humphrey Fellow 1998-1999) and learn about...

Dec. 7 ICGC Brown Bag: Garnet Kindervater, "What is Catastrophe?"

Sam Bedker on December 4, 12

ICGC Brown Bag Friday, December 7, 2012 12:00 noon, 537 Heller Hall "What is Catastrophe?" Presented by: Garnet Kindervater, ICGC Interdisciplinary Doctoral...

Jaime Ginzburg on Brazilian Culture in Times of Violence, Dec 7

Sam Bedker on December 4, 12

Friday, December 7th 1:30 - 3:00 p.m. 112 Folwell Hall The Department of Spanish & Portuguese Presents Brazilian Culture in Times of...

Development Film December 6: GOOD FORTUNE

Sherry Gray on December 3, 12

Assistant Professor Greta Friedemann-Sánchez and IPID (Interdisciplinary Perspectives on International Development) invite you to the sixth development-related film in this year's series....

Miss the Nov 9 Symposium on Human Trafficking?: Webcast now available

Sherry Gray on December 3, 12

https://umconnect.umn.edu/p39923141/?launcher=false&fcsContent=true&pbMode=normal Very informative symposium Symposium Webcast Recording (11/9/12) Human Trafficking: International Perspectives on Policing, Legal and Field Interventions • Introductory remarks &...

Global policy workshop Tues, Dec 4: Daniel Sokol on China's antitrust & mergers

Sherry Gray on December 2, 12

Freeman Center for International Economic Policy, Hubert H. Humphrey School of Public Affairs, presents a Workshop on Global Policy Daniel Sokol, University...

Welcome Reception Monday Dec 3 for Rosa Tock, new IFP Associate Coordinator

Sherry Gray on December 2, 12

We in the Humphrey School International Fellows Program and global policy area are very pleased to announce that Ms. Rosa Tock will...

Dec. 11 Talk on Teacher Education in Pakistan

Sam Bedker on November 30, 12

12 (noon) to 1:30 p.m. (light lunch to be served) Elliot Hall N647 Click here to RSVP Teacher Education in Pakistan Dr....

IPID Talk Thursday 4pm in 50 Willey Hall

Sherry Gray on November 28, 12

Reminder: IPID Talk, Thur. Nov 29th - Tomorrow Please join Interdisciplinary Perspectives on International Development for the next IPID Talk, tomorrow! Thursday,...

HHH UK Fulbright Fellow Andrew Gordon speaking about UK taxes & transparency Nov 29

Sherry Gray on November 27, 12

I am giving a talk plus Q&A session on UK taxes; use of customer understanding to formulate tax strategy; and transparency issues...

Global policy workshop Dec 4: Daniel Sokol on Chinese Merger Control

Sherry Gray on November 26, 12

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

IPID Global Health Networking Night, Mon. Dec 3rd

Sherry Gray on November 26, 12

The Global Health Networking Night is back for another year after last year's great success. The Global Health Impact Group and Physicians...

Acara IonE Frontiers Presentation/IonE Dow Sustainability Innovation Student Challenge

Sherry Gray on November 26, 12

There are two events this week you may be interested in. One is a Frontiers Series presentation from Julian Marshall about Acara....

Monday Nov 26: International Students & Diversity Panel

Sherry Gray on November 25, 12

Featuring Dr. Samuel Myers, Dr. Greta Friedemann-Sanchez, Dr. Sherry Gray and Dr. Kathy Quick. HSOCA is holding a series of events around...

Nov 30 ICGC Brown Bag: "Africans & Afro-Descendants in Portugal: Continuity & Ruptures from Late Medieval to Postcolonial Times"

Sherry Gray on November 25, 12

ICGC Brown Bag Noon, Friday, November 30, 2012, 1210 Heller Hall "Africans and Afro-Descendants in Portugal: Continuity and Ruptures from Late Medieval...

Nov 29 IPID Talk on "Household Bargaining & Decisions"

Sam Bedker on November 23, 12

Please join Interdisciplinary Perspectives on International Development (IPID) for the next IPID Talk. Thursday, November 29th 4:00pm in Room 70 of the...

Conversation with Howard Goldblatt, translator of Mo Yan, 2012 recipient of the Nobel Prize in Literature

Sherry Gray on November 21, 12

Date: 11/27/2012 Time: 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Location: 140 Nolte Center for Continuing Education Cost: Free Description: Join us for a...

Nov. 27 Talk on "Ethnic Identity and Assimilation of Second-Generation Hungarian-America in New Brunswick, New Jersey"

Sam Bedker on November 20, 12

Tuesday, November 27 12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. 308 Andersen Library Timea Oláh, Fulbright visiting researcher at Rutgers, State University of New...

Reminder - Global Policy Workshop/Seminar - Nov 20, 2012 - Lalith Samarakoon Guest Speaker

Sherry Gray on November 19, 12

Freeman Center for International Economic Policy, Humphrey School of Public Affairs, presents a Workshop on Global Policy Lalith Samarakoon, Chair & Professor,...

Nov 20 Humphrey Fellows' Cultural Presentations at UMN Law School (Ethiopia, Pakistan, Philippines)

Sherry Gray on November 16, 12

HUMPHREY FELLOWS' CULTURAL PRESENTATION (PART 5) TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 20 AT 6:30 P.M. MONDALE HALL ROOM 45 As a Humphrey Fellow, Mr. Zeb...

UMN Law School Human Rights Center student fellowship forum Nov 20

Sherry Gray on November 16, 12

NOVEMBER HUMAN RIGHTS CENTER STUDENT FELLOWSHIP FORUM TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 20 AT 12:15 P.M. MONDALE HALL ROOM 55 LUNCH PROVIDED! Exploring human rights...

Twin Cities Young Muslim Professionals Meeting Nov 17

Sam Bedker on November 16, 12

The second meeting for the Twin Cities Young Muslim Professionals will be this Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 1:00 p.m at Ghandi...

Fall 2012 IPID Student Speaker Conference

Kaying Vang on November 15, 12

**Fall 2012 IPID Student Speaker Conference**Topic: The Global Food Crisis: Problems and PossibilitiesDate: Friday, November 16th, 2012 Time: 3:30-7:00pmLocation: Walter Library Rm 101,...

Nov 19 Talk with Assistant Secretary of State Esther Brimmer

Sam Bedker on November 15, 12

Monday, November 19 3 - 4:30 p.m. Humphrey School of Public Affairs Freeman Commons RSVP here Dr. Esther Brimmer was nominated by...

Wed Nov 14: Academy Award winning short documentary: Saving Face

Sherry Gray on November 13, 12

Reminder: Tomorrow @12:15 p.m. (Mondale Hall Room 50) // SAVING FACE We hope to see you there! Mubarak Zeb will be speaking...

Nov 19 Global Policy Capstone Presentation: No Time for Poverty Project

Sam Bedker on November 13, 12

November 19th 11 am-1 pm HHH 55 No Time for Poverty Project MPA Candidates Dario Kanevsky & Erica Schneekloth will present their...

Lecture Series: Shifting Landscape of Neglected Central Europe

Sam Bedker on November 13, 12

Fourth Annual Lecture Series sponsored by the Czech and Slovak Cultural Center of Minnesota: Shifting Landscape of Neglected Central Europe Past, Present...

Nov 16 & 17 Latin American-Themed Movie Night & Coffee Hour

Sam Bedker on November 13, 12

Movie Night-- November 16 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm Coffee Hour-- November 17 from 10am to 11:30am 129 North 2nd Street, Minneapolis Global...

Nov 16th Gender, Sexuality, Power, & Politics Colloquium-- Helen Kinsella on "Afghan Good Enough: Gender & Counterinsurgency"

Sam Bedker on November 13, 12

Friday, November 16th 12:15pm 609 Social Sciences Helen Kinsella, assistant professor of Political Science at the University of Wisconsin at Madison will...

Nov 16 IPID Student Speaker Conference-- The Global Food Crisis: Problems & Possibilities

Sam Bedker on November 13, 12

Friday, November 16th, 2012 3:30-7:00pm Walter Library Rm 101, University of Minnesota East Bank RSVP at http://ipidglobalfood.eventbrite.com We will provide free food...

Nov 20 Global Policy Workshop- The Eurozone Crisis: Policy Responses & Solutions

Sam Bedker on November 13, 12

12:45 - 2:00 pm Tuesday, November 20 The Stassen Room (Room 170) Humphrey School, West Bank Campus Freeman Center for International Economic...

Reinventing the Resistance: Organizational Adaptation in Wartime Lebanon, Nov 14

Sam Bedker on November 13, 12

Wednesday, November 14 11:15-12:30 p.m. 180 HHH School Sarah Parkinson, Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Political Science, University of Chicago; and Post-Doctoral...

Humphrey and Law School Fellows speaking at Nov 9 Symposium on Human Trafficking

Sam Bedker on November 10, 12

Human Trafficking: International Perspectives on Policing, Legal and Field Interventions Friday, November 9 5:30-8:15 p.m. Mondale Hall (Law) 25 Live Webcast link:...

Talk by Helen Kinsella. Gender, Sexuality, Power, and Politics Colloquium

Kaying Vang on November 9, 12

Date: 11/16/2012 Time: 12:15 PM Location: 609 Social Sciences Cost: Free Description: The Gender, Sexuality, Power, and Politics Colloquium is a...

REMINDER: "Crime and Governance in Cape Town's Early Taxi Industry, 1908-1916" - Friday

Sherry Gray on November 8, 12

ICGC Brown Bag Friday, November 9, 2012 12:00 noon, 537 Heller Hall "Crime and Governance in Cape Town's Early Taxi Industry, 1908-1916"...

Luncheon talk Nov 21: "Minnesota's Trade: Where in the World Is It going?"

Sherry Gray on November 8, 12

THE UPPER MIDWEST CHAPTER OF THE AMERICAN FOREIGN SERVICE ASSOCIATION (AFSA) Invites you to a luncheon meeting with Ed Dieter, Interim Director,...

Nov 14 Screening of Documentary "Saving Face"

Sherry Gray on November 8, 12

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 14 @ 12:15 P.M. - SAVING FACE DOCUMENTARY Inbox UMN Law School Humphrey Fellow Mubarek Zeb will speak after the...

Reminder: Regina Bateson - Humphrey School global policy faculty candidate presentation - Friday, Nov 9 at 11:15

Sherry Gray on November 7, 12

Regina Bateson is a candidate for assistant professor of global policy at the Humphrey Institute. She will be giving a presentation to...

Reminder: International Cocktail Potluck Nov 8 in HHH 55, 3-5pm

Sherry Gray on November 7, 12

Just a friendly reminder about the International Potluck tomorrow from 3-5pm at IFP Lounge. HSOCA and the HHH International Students invite you...

Cullen Hendrix, global policy faculty candidate presentation Nov 12: Global Food Prices, Regime Type & Urban Unrest in the Developing World

Sherry Gray on November 7, 12

Cullen Hendrix is a candidate for assistant professor of global policy at the Humphrey Institute. He will be giving a presentation to...

Reminder to register for Nov 14 Arab Spring event

Sherry Gray on November 7, 12

http://campaign.r20.constantcontact.com/render?llr=mmysuzeab&v=0016rCg-GFQumgsjsFmmmy_jinKV29OeydTpodgCYFyPnaDLRLiClynhQuP5ByIYY3_3k7Y2sZtidPZrBN6d50swtx-1JIGRG2cH66zhtkPj4YJfoTlf2HKB6TLxwFukuaeCZ-KjmjQqVUaaC24YkEwdIJ6_HhEd2XXymtxgNcscD0a0P6rGyVxFRWeNI5sma7PhfZSnhPmyVbcMRzlMH-lUpC4Dk9emPi1pbRVAlBsnUE%3D...

Nov 16 event at Economic Club of MN: ECOM's Post-Election Analysis featuring Major Garrett, White House Correspondent, The National Journal

Sherry Gray on November 7, 12

Friday, November 16, 2012 at 12:00 PM (CST) Radisson Plaza Minneapolis, 35 South 7th Street, Minneapolis, 55402 ECOM's Post-Election Analysis featuring Major...

Nov 14 The Buckman Fellowship Panel on Philanthropy's Role in Society

Sherry Gray on November 7, 12

"This Work Is Not For Those With Weak Constitutions" The Buckman Fellowship Panel on Philanthropy's Role in Society November 14, 2012 -...

International Education Week Nov 12-16, joint US Dept of State & Dept of Educ initiative

Sherry Gray on November 7, 12

http://iew.state.gov/ International Education Week is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. This joint initiative of the...

Nov 14 University Libraries is hosting Library Information Fair for international students

Sherry Gray on November 7, 12

https://www.lib.umn.edu/about/internationaleducationweek University Libraries is hosting a Library Information Fair for international students on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 12 to 1:30 p.m., in 101...

Nov. 8 Theatre of Public Policy Performance @ HUGE Theater

Sam Bedker on November 6, 12

7pm at HUGE Theatre (3037 Lyndale Ave S, Minneapolis MN 55408) The Theater of Public Policy uses live improvisational theater to bring...

Celebrate the Horn of Africa with ARAHA

Sam Bedker on November 6, 12

Saturday, November 17, 2012 | 6:30 p.m. Crowne Plaza MSP 3 Appletree Square, Bloomington, MN 55425 Please join us for this special...

Nov 9 event on The Informal Waste Sector: Ways Forward in the Context of Waste Management & Globalization

Sam Bedker on November 6, 12

Friday, Nov. 9 12:00-1:30, HHH 188 Brown Bag Discussion: A recap of the Cason Foundation's 3rd Annual Informal Waste Sector Conference Approximately...

Friday's ICGC Brown Bag: "Crime and Governance in Cape Town's Early Taxi Industry, 1908-1916"

Sherry Gray on November 5, 12

ICGC Brown Bag Friday, November 9, 2012 12:00 noon, 537 Heller Hall "Crime and Governance in Cape Town's Early Taxi Industry, 1908-1916"...

Please join the HHH International Cocktail Potluck this Thursday!

Sherry Gray on November 5, 12

November is International Students month. HSOCA and the HHH International Students invite you to the first of three events: International Cocktail Potluck...

HHH international students--contact Ido if interested in this show

Sherry Gray on November 5, 12

We got 14 tickets for International Students of the Humphrey to this show : http://www.intermediaarts.org/catalyst-series-viva-soul-power Thanks, Ido Sivan Sevilla...

CEHD's "Global Cafe": Madagascar, Turkmenistan, Wales, Fiji, Trinidad & Tobago

Sherry Gray on November 5, 12

Mark your calendars for CEHD's "Global Cafe" Eat food, win prizes, and learn about study abroad and global experiences for students. RSVP...

Reminder: Tuesday Nov 6 Freeman seminar "Immigration & Labor Market Outcomes"

Sherry Gray on November 4, 12

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

Ragui Assaad speaking at Nov 14 event on the Arab Spring

Sam Bedker on November 2, 12

Wednesday, November 14, 2012 McNamara Alumni Center - University of Minnesota Cost - Free Registration required, space is limited Box dinners can...

Nov 8 Development Film Series: "Becoming an American" & "Collateral Damage"

Sam Bedker on November 2, 12

Thursday, November 8, 2012, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM Humphrey 35 Assistant Professor Greta Friedemann-Sánchez, HSOCA (Humphrey Students of Color Association), and...

Nov 1 HHH Student groups organize discussion on US foreign policy & the US election

Sherry Gray on October 31, 12

Hello Humphrey, Foreign Policy! You heard the candidates talk about it last Monday night - now you can, too! Come to the...

FREE - Chinese Culture & Language for Business Education Abroad, Nov 30 (open to all)

Sherry Gray on October 31, 12

CIBER is excited to announce a FREE, half-day workshop on Chinese business culture and language designed for students who plan to study...

Inequality & Methods Workshop Series: This Week "Inequality of Opportunity in Child Health in the Arab World & Turkey"

Sam Bedker on October 30, 12

Friday 11/2 ~ 12:15-1:30 ~ MPC Seminar Room ~ Willey Hall This forum is an opportunity for faculty, staff, and students to...

"The Skyless City," Internationally Acclaimed Play Debuting in St. Paul

Sam Bedker on October 30, 12

Iranian director Kiomars Moradi (http://www.kiomarsmoradi.com/enaboutus/kiomars-moradi-biography.html.php) will soon make his U.S. debut in Minnesota with his internationally-acclaimed play, The Skyless City. The Skyless...

The Future of the Eurozone: The European Project at a Crossroads

Sam Bedker on October 30, 12

12:00 - 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 31 in 614 Social Sciences Building The Center for Austrian Studies presents: Thomas Schnoell, Austrian...

China's Terracotta Warriors at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts

Sam Bedker on October 30, 12

October 28, 2012-January 20, 2013 Minneapolis Institute of Arts Target Galleries Get a glimpse into the life and legacy of China's First...

Reminder: MINN Annual International Potluck

Sam Bedker on October 30, 12

Sunday, November 4th at Woodlake Nature Center, 5-7pm It's time for MINN's Annual International Potluck! We'll toast the time change, Dia de...

Democracy and Human Rights in Post-Election Mexico

Sam Bedker on October 27, 12

Monday, October 29, 4pm Humphrey Forum, Humphrey School of Public Affairs 301 19th Ave. S, Minneapolis, MN 55455 Francisco Valdes Ugalde, Director...

Prof Nora Berend on "Violence as Identity: Christians and Muslims in Hungary in the Medieval and Early Modern Period"

Sam Bedker on October 26, 12

Thursday, November 8, 2012 in Andersen Library at 3:30 p.m. Please mark your calendars for the Center for Austrian Studies annual Robert...

MEIG Tea Time

Sam Bedker on October 26, 12

Monday, Oct 29, 1:30 PM - 3 PM Freeman Commons, Room 205, Humphrey School of Public Affairs Middle East Interest Group will...

2012 Award for Global Engagement Ceremony

gpa on October 25, 12

Thursday, November 15, 2012 4:30-6:30 p.m. (ceremony at 5 p.m.) West Wing, Campus Club 300 Washington Avenue SE, Minneapolis Please join in...

Friday, Oct 26 ICGC Brown Bag: "The Affordable Medicines Facility- Malaria: A health system intervention to improve access to effective antimalarials in eight African countries"

gpa on October 25, 12

Friday, October 26, 2012 12:00 noon, 537 Heller Hall Presented by: John Amuasi Health Policy and Management, Public Health Every year, 3.3...

Nov 26: Come learn about Acara courses & Acara Challenge

Sherry Gray on October 24, 12

Acara Courses & Challenge Humphrey School Center for Science, Technology & Public Affairs Monday, November 26, 2012 from 9:00 AM to 10:30...

PDIB Scandinavia - Sustainability and CSR, Denmark and Sweden

Sam Bedker on October 23, 12

June 9 - 20, 2013 Copenhagen, Denmark and Gothenburg, Sweden Carlson School in Copenhagen More info: http://www.carlsonschool.umn.edu/CIBER/events/PDIB-Scandinavia.aspx Apply: https://work.csom.umn.edu/forms/TakeSurvey.aspx?SurveyID=7lMKn69 Join us for...

Muslim Young Professionals Network: Twin Cities Eid Lunch

Sam Bedker on October 23, 12

Saturday October 27, 2012 @ 2 pm at Ghandi Mahal (3009 27th Avenue South, Minneapolis). This is the organization's first event, and...

MEIG Planning Meeting

Sam Bedker on October 23, 12

Jernberg Lounge, Wed. 10/24, 2 - 3 PM Middle East Interest Group (MEIG) is having a planning meeting for creating an agenda...

Arab Spring- What's Happening Now?

Sam Bedker on October 23, 12

Wednesday, November 14, 2012 McNamara Alumni Center - University of Minnesota Cost - Free Registration required, space is limited Box dinners can...

Oct 26: "Human Rights Diplomacy & the Emerging Powers: The Impact of the IBSATI Countries"

Sherry Gray on October 22, 12

Peggy Hicks, Global Advocacy Director, Human Rights Watch Friday, October 26, 4pm Johnson Great Room McNamara Alumni Center 200 Oak Street SE,...

Event & webcast Oct 23: "Upcycling Plastic Bags for International Relief, Aid, Health & Development"

Sherry Gray on October 22, 12

Tuesday, October 23 (Noon-1:15 pm, Niels Hasselmo Hall 2-110 Next to Coffman Union, one level below entrance) From Waste to Wares: Upcycling...

Global Policy Workshop/Seminar - Chandy John - October 23 - A Reminder

Sherry Gray on October 22, 12

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 25: "Los hombres que dispararon en los quioscos: los autores de la novela popular en España"

Sherry Gray on October 21, 12

The Department of Spanish & Portuguese Studies presents: "Los hombres que dispararon en los quioscos: los autores de la novela popular...

AFSA Luncheon Nov 21, talk on Minnesota's Trade

Sherry Gray on October 21, 12

THE UPPER MIDWEST CHAPTER OF THE AMERICAN FOREIGN SERVICE ASSOCIATION (AFSA) Invites you to a luncheon meeting with Ed Dieter, Interim Director,...

Reminder: Tuesday Oct 23: Chandy John speaking on "Global Health & Public Policy"

Sam Bedker on October 21, 12

12:45-2, Stassen Room (170 Humphrey School), West Bank Tuesday, October 23 Freeman Center for International Economic Policy, Hubert H. Humphrey School of...

Reminder: International events at HHH week of Oct 22

Sherry Gray on October 19, 12

Oct 23, 12:45 p.m Stassen Room Chandy John on Global Health and Public Policy (Freeman Global Policy Seminar) October 23, 12:45 p.m....

Humphrey Fellows' Cultural Presentations in November, at UMN Law School

Sherry Gray on October 19, 12

The University of Minnesota Law School's Humphrey Fellow Program Cordially Invites You To: The Humphrey Fellows' Cultural Presentations In this series, each...

Dialogue for Peace: Arab Spring. What Happens Next?

Sam Bedker on October 19, 12

Wednesday, November 14, 2012- 6 - 9:30pm McNamara Alumni Center - University of Minnesota Norway House | Minnesota Peace Initiative presents THE...

"Social Entrepreneurship: A Solution to Development Sustainability," a panel discussion with MINN

Sam Bedker on October 19, 12

Thursday, November 15 at the African Development Center of Minnesota from 5:30-7 Join Minnesota International NGO Network for a panel discussion on...

MINN Global Potluck

Sam Bedker on October 19, 12

Minnesota's International NGO Network is hosting a global potluck on Sunday, November 4, 2012 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm Join us at the...

Regimes of International Giving: The Politics of Public and Private Foreign Assistance in Britain

Sam Bedker on October 19, 12

Monday, Oct 22 3:30-5pm in the Lippincott Room, Social Sciences building 1383 Minnesota International Relations Colloquium is pleased to host one of...

Frontiers in Global Health Research Symposium

Sam Bedker on October 19, 12

November 1-2 Various locations Over two days, speakers from three world-renowned research institutions--the University of Minnesota, Mayo Clinic, and the Karolinska Institute...

Human Rights Diplomacy and the Emerging Powers: the Impact of the IBSATI Countries

Sam Bedker on October 19, 12

October 26, 4-6pm McNamara Alumni Center Johnson Great Room Peggy Hicks, Global Advocacy Director of Human Rights Watch, will speak about the...

Celebrate the Horn of Africa with ARAHA

Sam Bedker on October 19, 12

Saturday, November 17, 2012 | 6:30 p.m. Crowne Plaza MSP 3 Appletree Square, Bloomington, MN 55425 Please join the American Relief Agency...

MPC event Oct 22: "Global Ethnography/Social Demography of New African Migration"

Sherry Gray on October 19, 12

Seminar:Of German Children and African Mothers on the Move: Global Ethnography/Social Demography of New African Migration 22 October, 2012 12:15pm MPC Seminar...

Event Oct 24: "Ending Human Trafficking From Global to Local"

Sherry Gray on October 19, 12

Wednesday, October 24, 7 pm William Mitchell College of Law Auditorium 875 Summit Avenue, St. Paul. Ending Human Trafficking From Global to...

Oct 23 event: "Upcycling Plastic Bags for International Relief, Aid, Health and Development"

Sherry Gray on October 19, 12

Tuesday, October 23 (Noon-1:15 pm, Niels Hasselmo Hall 2-110 - level below ground ) From Waste to Wares: Upcycling Plastic Bags for...

Oct 26: HRW Peggy Hicks speaking on "Human Rights Diplomacy & the Emerging Powers: the Impact of the IBSATI Countries"

Sherry Gray on October 19, 12

Peggy Hicks, Global Advocacy Director, Human Rights Watch Friday, October 26, 4pm Johnson Great Room, McNamara Alumni Center 200 Oak Street SE,...

Oct 29 at HHH: Democracy & Human Rights in Post-election Mexico

Sherry Gray on October 19, 12

Francisco Valdes Ugalde, Director General of Facultad Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales (FLACSO) Joy Langston, Professor of Political Studies, Centro de Investigacion y...

Dr. Tomáš Klvaňa on Building a Civic Society on the Ashes of Communism: The Czech Republic in an Era of Globalization

Sam Bedker on October 18, 12

Thursday, October 18, 2012 12 (noon) to 1:30 p.m. (light lunch to be served) Upson Room, Walter Library RSVP here Dr. Tomáš...

American Leadership in the 21st Century

Sam Bedker on October 18, 12

Friday, October 26, 2012 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Cowles Auditorium, Humphrey School of Public Affairs Jake Sullivan, U.S. State Department Director...

Oct 22 Event "Factory Girl Literature: Sexuality, Violence & Representation in Industrializing Korea"

Sherry Gray on October 17, 12

https://events.umn.edu/021809 Factory Girl Literature: Sexuality, Violence and Representation in Industrializing Korea Date: 10/22/2012 Time: 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Location: 125 Nolte...

Oct 23 Event "The World in the Year 1000: The View from Beijing"

Sherry Gray on October 17, 12

https://events.umn.edu/022856 The World in the Year 1000: The View from Beijing - Presentation by Valerie Hansen Date: 10/23/2012 Time: 4:00 PM -...

Development Film Series- "The War We Are Living"

Sam Bedker on October 16, 12

Thursday, October 25, 2012, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM Humphrey 35 Assistant Professor Greta Friedemann-Sánchez, the Center on Women and Public Policy,...

The Center for Austrian Studies Presents the film "Mein Bester Feind" and discussion

Sam Bedker on October 16, 12

6:00 pm Monday, October 22, 2012 Monday, Oct. 22 Mein Bester Feind (My Best Enemy) What happens when a treasured painting comes...

Upcoming ICGC Brown Bag on "Developing a Theory of Urban Drought Resilience"

Sam Bedker on October 16, 12

Friday, October 19, 2012, noon, 537 Heller Hall Presented by: Lawrence Baker Professor, Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering Global changes are increasing the...

Event Oct 26: American Leadership in the 21st Century

Sherry Gray on October 15, 12

With Jake Sullivan, U.S. State Department Director of Policy Planning and Deputy Chief of Staff to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Friday,...

HHH students: Important event Oct 18 international internships panel, HHH 55

Sherry Gray on October 15, 12

Dear Students, Next Thursday, Oct 18th at noon, we kick off a series of three internship panels where 2nd year students will...

German language film Oct 22 "Mein Bester Feind"

Sherry Gray on October 15, 12

"Mein Bester Feind" to be shown on Monday, October 22.Flyer[1].pdf...