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MPP student Paul Linnell blogs from summer internship with CVT in DC

Sherry Gray on August 20, 14

From Paul: "Here are a couple of blog posts that I worked on for the Center for Victims of Torture while in...

PIRE project finishes in Xiamen, China early August with conference "Sustainable Urban Development & Low Carbon Infrastructure Construction"

Sherry Gray on August 19, 14

http://piresustainability.wordpress.com/page/2/ Group photo courtesy of Jeremy Yune, Tsinghua University....

Oct 7 Judd Fellows Expo

Sherry Gray on August 18, 14

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

MPA alum Brendan Crosby working in Nigeria for International Fertilizer Development Center

Sherry Gray on August 15, 14

From recent graduate Brendan Crosby: "I am currently in Nigeria working for the International Fertilizer Development Center on an agricultural subsidy project...

HHH students on overseas projects, please send update for Global Notes

Sherry Gray on August 15, 14

Judd and Stassen award winners, MDP field teams, international (themed) internships and capstones, new jobs, alumni, current students, please let us know...

Humphrey School offering course on international development policies focused on families & health, fall 2014

Sherry Gray on August 15, 14

From Prof. Greta Friedemann-Sánchez, very good course for anyone interested in family policy in the international context. PA 5522, see attached flyer:...

Humphrey course studies Urban & Environmental Sustainability Innovation in Austria

Sherry Gray on August 14, 14

Prof. Carissa Schively Slotterback, Associate Professor and Director, Urban and Regional Planning Program, at the Humphrey School of Public Affairs offered a...

New course for fall 2014: Global & US Perspectives on Health & Mortality

Sherry Gray on August 14, 14

PA 8390 - section 002 Fall 2014 - Tu,Th 11:15 A.M- 12:30 P.M. Prof. Audrey Dorélien No prerequisites Audrey_PA 8390_Class flyer.pdf MA...

HHH Prof. Atwood on USAID, development assistance and reform

Sherry Gray on August 13, 14

cross listed from MFAN NEWS Modernizing Foreign Assistance Network MFAN The Clashes of the Nineties: The Administrator's Take J. Brian Atwood August...

Carving Africa's future: MDP students Bior, Rayanatou & Israel project featured in Kenya

Sherry Gray on August 12, 14

cross posted from: http://adesoafrica.org/carving-africas-future-todays-students-tomorrows-gurus/ Carving Africa's future: today's students, tomorrow's gurus University of Minnesota students who trained with the REGAL-IR program for...

2014-15 Hubert H. Humphrey Fellows arrive at the Humphrey School

Sherry Gray on August 11, 14

The Humphrey School of Public Affairs is pleased to welcome the 2014-15 Hubert H. Humphrey Fellows: Ms. Kimberly Molitas, Baguio City, Philippines...

Government of India MPA Fellows arrive at Humphrey School

Sherry Gray on August 11, 14

The Humphrey School of Public Affairs is very pleased to announce the arrival of the Government of India 2014-15 Fellows Puneet Agarwal...

MURP alum Rubenstein joins Forum for the Future

Sherry Gray on August 11, 14

Georgia Rubenstein (MURP '13) is now the senior sustainability advisor at Forum for the Future based in their Brooklyn, NY office....

The International Fellowship Programs at Humphrey School moving to new space!

Sherry Gray on August 7, 14

The IFP (http://www.hhh.umn.edu/ifp/), which hosts a number of short term visitors to the Humphrey School (see list below) is moving offices. Please...

MPP Kiwook Ha starting new position with Childfund Korea

Sherry Gray on August 6, 14

Recent MPP graduate Kiwook Ha (Haggie) has started a new position as M&E specialist for an NGO in the field of...

MDP student Hume blogs from field experience in Hue, Vietnam

Sherry Gray on August 5, 14

Meagan Hume, a member of the MDP team doing their field experience in Hue, Vietnam for the summer, has been blogging about...

MpP student Kassira Absar blogs from internship in Patan, Nepal

Sherry Gray on August 5, 14

Greetings from Patan, Nepal. Attached is my blog post about my internship. Kassira Absar Here's the thing about working for a small...

MDP field group finishes work in Kenya for ADESO

Sherry Gray on August 5, 14

These are some pictures from our presentation in Nairobi. Our presentation was on July 25, 2014 in Adeso office Nairobi, and was...

Jamaica MDP Team interviewed by Independent Talk Radio Show's (106FM) Agricultural Program

Sherry Gray on August 4, 14

Finally, we got the recording of our radio interview the link is Interview - TTFF - June 26 2014.mp3.download.zip The Jamaica MDP...

PIRE team in Yixing, China--heading to final conference next week in Xiamen

Sherry Gray on August 4, 14

US & Chinese PIRE grad students pose for group photo at Tsinghua University in Beijing, July 2014. Keep abreast of PIRE doings...

New course for fall 2014: Global & U.S. Perspectives on Health & Mortality, taught by incoming HHH faculty member Audrey Dorelien

Sherry Gray on August 4, 14

PA 8390 Advanced Topics in Advanced Policy Analysis Methods Global & U.S. Perspectives on Health & Mortality , 3 credits , The...

Humphrey School event for alumni, faculty & students in Beijing

Sherry Gray on July 29, 14

July 24, 2014 Humphrey faculty members Jason Cao, Anu Ramaswami and Jerry Zhao met with alumni Guo Yufang, Lu Xuan, Wang...

Former HHH Fellow Smith presents at International Conference on Cochlear Implants

Sherry Gray on July 29, 14

Former Humphrey Fellow Dr. Magteld Smith presented a podium presentation and e-poster at the 13th International Conference on Cochlear Implants and other...

MPP alum Dinara Shakhmetova attended 2014 Astana Economic Forum

Sherry Gray on July 29, 14

Update from MPP alum Dinara Shakhmetova "I am still working at the Ministry of labor. (At last I am sending my photo)....

HHH Prof. Zhao publishes Paulson Policy Memo: Making China's Urban Transportation Boom Sustainable

Sherry Gray on June 26, 14

http://www.paulsoninstitute.org/think-tank/paulson-policy-memorandum/2014/making-chinas-urban-transportation-boom-sustainable Making China's Urban Transportation Boom Sustainable By Zhirong Jerry Zhao May 09, 2014 Jerry Zhao makes a case for why China...

HHH Prof. Soss speaking to 15th International Congress of the Basic Income Earth Network in Montréal, Canada

Sherry Gray on June 25, 14

http://www.usbig.net/index.php The 13th North American Basic Income Guarantee Congress will be held in conjunction with the next BIEN Congress in Montréal, Canada,...

MSTEP's Erin Cowles blogs from 2014 International Summer School in Oslo

Sherry Gray on June 24, 14

Here is my blog from the 2014 International Summer School in Oslo: http://norwayadventure2014.wordpress.com/ Erin R. Cowles M.S. in Science, Technology, and Environmental...

2014 Distinguished Leadership Award for Internationals

Sherry Gray on June 24, 14

It is my pleasure to announce the 2014 recipients of the Distinguished Leadership Award for Internationals: Ramon Gustilo, Philippines - Medical School...

Former Humphrey Fellow Agnes Igoye awarded UMN's Distinguished Leadership Award for Internationals

Sherry Gray on June 23, 14

Distinguished Leadership Award for Internationals 2014 Recipients Agnes Igoye, Uganda, Humphrey Fellow (2010-2011) Agnes Igoye is a senior immigration officer and training...

Humphrey Fellow Andrés Pérez completes UNDP affiliation project

Sherry Gray on June 23, 14

Andrés Pérez of Colombia has completed his 2013-2014 Humphrey Fellowship at the Humphrey School of Public Affairs with an affiliation at the...

PIRE China project participants gather at Humphrey School for project prep week

Sherry Gray on June 22, 14

Prof. Ramaswami leads PIRE Sustainability course in China. Sustainable Infrastructure, Sustainable Cities: Partnership in International Research and Education, July 8-August 8, 2014....

MDP Kenya field experience team working on M&E project

Sherry Gray on June 22, 14

MDP students Bior Keech, Rayanatou Laouali, and Israel Ghebreamlack are in Kenya together with project advisor Prof. Paul Porter with African...

Humphrey Fellow Miljevic completes affiliation with World Learning

Sherry Gray on June 22, 14

Ms. Suzana Miljevic of Montenegro has just completed her 2013-2014 Humphrey Fellowship at the Humphrey School of Public Affairs with an affiliation...

Global Mentor video with MPP alum Heather Schommer

Sherry Gray on June 22, 14

Heather Schommer speaking to Global Mentor Conference at theHumphrey School Public Affairs, University of Minnesota Watch the Global Mentor Conversation from...

Humphrey School welcomes 25 Young African Leaders to summer program (YALI)

Sherry Gray on June 20, 14

From HHH Associate Dean Laura Bloomberg: Washington Fellows biographies and photos from IREX.docx This weekend 25 public and private sector leaders from...

Humphrey Fellow Lidija Karakamceva completes affiliation with National Democratic Institute

Sherry Gray on June 20, 14

Ms. Lidija Karakamceva of Macedonia has just completed her 2013-2014 Humphrey Fellowship at the Humphrey School of Public Affairs with an affiliation...

Humphrey Fellow Arqam Tariq completing affiliation at World Bank

Sherry Gray on June 20, 14

2013-14 Humphrey School of Public Affairs Humphrey Fellow Arqam Tariq is currently in Washington, DC completing a professional affiliation with the Governance...

Fieldwork blog from MDP Team Jamaica

Sherry Gray on June 20, 14

Link to the blog of the Jamaican team, which consists of Afia Adaboh and me. http://rldemel.wordpress.com/2014/05/27/summer-field-research-project-in-jamaica/ Randi De Mel Master of...

Judd Fellowship Humphrey School alums Glass, Nezhad, Scherpelz & Venegas-Swanson profiled in UofM Newsletter

Sherry Gray on June 17, 14

Kaela Glass (2011) joined the U.S. Agency for International Development's (USAID) Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance (OFDA) as an information officer....

MDP student Saxena blogs from summer field experience in Vietnam

Sherry Gray on June 17, 14

http://shrutisaxena.blogspot.com/ Judd Fellow Awarded Global Spotlight Grants Shruti Saxena (2014) awarded Global Spotlight grant for international research. In combination with funding from...

IPID leadership for 2014-15

Sherry Gray on June 17, 14

The 2014-2015 IPID Board was elected March 2014. President - Amanda Lee, HHH Vice President - Wahutu Siguru, Sociology Secretary - Chelsea...

MPA student Moxamuud Abdallah selected for UN Summer Program at Seton Hall

Sherry Gray on May 14, 14

The program is organized by the School of Diplomacy and International Relations and runs for 5 days starting from July 7th through...

Read MDP alum Erin Collinson's post on "Three Reasons House Passage of the Electrify Africa Act Is Big News"

Sherry Gray on May 14, 14

MFAN News--Modernizing Foreign Assistance Network Join the reform discussion at the ModernizeAid blog, on Twitter @ModernizeAid, and on Facebook News Clips 5.13.2014...

Naor Bitton: From the Governor's Office to the UN: tcjewfolk.com spotlights MPP candidate Naor Bitton!

gpa on May 12, 14

Naor Bitton was featured recently on tcjewfolk.com in an article titled Naor Bitton: From the Governor's Office to the UN. Naor Bitton:...

India's Urban Poor Financial Services Needs: Challenges and Solutions - MPP Candidate Harshada Karnik's Professional Paper

gpa on May 12, 14

MPP Candidate Harshada Karnik had her professional paper completed, signed and turned in last week! The title is India's Urban Poor...

MDP students De Mel & Hylton publish in Humphrey Public Affairs Review

Sherry Gray on May 8, 14

ISSUE 1: QUALITY STUDENT WORK http://humphreyreview.com/ Development Policy China in Angola: The Pros and Cons of China's Aid Structure. An analysis of...

University of Minnesota appoints new permanent CAS Faculty Director

gpa on May 8, 14

IPID 2014 travel grants recipients announced!

gpa on May 6, 14

IPID is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2014 travel grants. The goal of the grant is to provide an additional...

Benedicata C. Agusiobo, former Humphrey Fellow (2001-2002): petition on abducted girls in Nigeria

gpa on May 6, 14

Benedicata C. Agusiobo was a Humphrey Fellow (2001-2002) from Nigeria. During her fellowship year she focused on child rights and completed a...

Former Humphrey Fellow Dana Seetahal Assassinated in Trinidad

gpa on May 6, 14

Dana Seetahal (left) with host family members Rhea Lewis and Sheila Thoulouis. ">http://www.hhh.umn.edu/features/Dana_Seetahal.html The International Fellowship Programs at Humphrey School of...

The Times of Israel highlights a piece by Humphrey Student Ido Sivan Sevilla

gpa on May 6, 14

The Times of Israel highlights a piece by Humphrey Student Ido Sivan Sevilla! Read the article at http://blogs.timesofisrael.com/peace-with-your-neighbor/...

2014 Rookie Volunteer of the Year Award, American Red Cross- Randika De Mel

gpa on May 6, 14

2014 Rookie Volunteer of the Year Award, American Red Cross- Randika De Mel Randika De Mel, Master of Development Practice (MDP) graduate...

MPD students Adaboh, De Mel, Getahun, Keech, Laouali, & Saxena awarded Judd Fellowship

Sherry Gray on April 30, 14

Introducing the 2014 Judd Fellows Cohort--for release May 1: The Global Programs and Strategy Alliance has awarded $37,000 in Walter H. Judd...

2008-09 Humphrey Fellow alum Vichet Than Kun visits Humphrey School

Sherry Gray on April 29, 14

The Humphrey School of Public Affairs International Fellowship Programs office is pleased to welcome back 2008-09 Humphrey Fellow Vichet Than Kun, Administrative...

2008-09 Humphrey Fellow Alum Stanley Adrabo visits Humphrey School

Sherry Gray on April 29, 14

The Humphrey School of Public Affairs International Fellowships Program was pleased to welcome back 2008-09 Humphrey Fellow from Uganda, Mr. Stanley A....

Population growth is an ecological problem, contraception is a solution: article by Malcolm Potts & Humphrey Professor J. Brian Atwood

gpa on April 28, 14

http://america.aljazeera.com/opinions/2014/4/overpopulation-climatechangesahelunhealthsustainability.html...

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

Sherry Gray on April 27, 14

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

Professor and former Humphrey Dean Brian Atwood talks to MDP students about development (video)

gpa on April 22, 14

On Thursday, April 17 2014, Professor and former Humphrey Dean Brian Atwood addressed a group of students and faculty from in the...

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

Sherry Gray on April 21, 14

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

MSTEP student Cowles awarded 2014 Smaby Peace Fellowship to study in Oslo

Sherry Gray on April 20, 14

Erin R. Cowles, M.S. in Science, Technology, and Environmental Policy Candidate, 2015, Humphrey School of Public Affairs has been awarded the Philip...

MDP alum Ouedraogo selected for 2014-15 Princeton in Africa Fellowship

Sherry Gray on April 17, 14

Congratulations to MDP alum Gilles Amadou Ouedraogo who was selected as Fellow for the Princeton in Africa program. He will start this...

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...

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...

HHH Diplomat-in-Residence Mary Curtin speaking at ASI event Ap 23 on European Parliament elections

Sherry Gray on April 14, 14

European Parliamentary Elections: Why We Need to Pay Attention Wednesday, April 23, 6-8 p.m. Join European experts and policy makers at the...

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...

Capstone team in Jamaica for US AID project evaluation

Sherry Gray on April 13, 14

Over the Spring break our capstone team traveled to Jamaica to collect data for our project. This trip was part of an...

MDP Capstone Students Travel to Nicaragua

Sherry Gray on April 9, 14

Master's in Development Practice candidates Alli Cruz ('14), Tatyana Venegas-Swanson ('14) and Amy Walsh ('14) traveled to Nicaragua over spring break...

Humphrey Fellow Tariq featured in Ft. Wayne, Indiana newspaper story

Sherry Gray on April 9, 14

http://www.journalgazette.net/article/20140404/LOCAL/304049950/1002/LOCAL Published: April 4, 2014 3:00 a.m. Lesson in US education - and hockey Overseas pair visits city as part of fellowship...

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...

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...

MS-STEP Nicole Kessler selected for Japan Travel Program for US Future Leaders

Sherry Gray on April 7, 14

Congratulations to Nicole Kessler MS-STEP candidate 2015 on her selection to participate in this year's program, which is sponsored by the...

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...

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...

HHH Prof. Ragui Assaad new edited book on the Jordanian Labour Market

Sherry Gray on April 3, 14

I would like to share with you the announcement for the recently published volume I edited: The Jordanian Labour Market in the...

HHH Prof. Levison speaking at UC Davis conference on Child Labor in Global Agricultural Supply Chains

Sherry Gray on April 2, 14

http://childlaborconference.com/ HHH Prof. Levison speaking on "Challenges in Addressing Child Labor in Agriculture" at the Confronting Child Labor in the Global Agricultural...

MDP alum Ariel Pinchot wins Global Spotlight grant

Sherry Gray on April 2, 14

Congratulations to MDP alum Ariel Pinchot on winning a 2014 Global Spotlight grant for MA, Professional, and Doctoral International Grants (pre-oral exam)....

MDP students Hume, Moua & Saxena win Global Spotlight grants for field project in Vietnam

Sherry Gray on April 2, 14

Congratulations to MDP students Meagan Hume, Chou Moua, and Shruti Saxena for winning the MA, Professional, and Doctoral International Grants (pre-oral exam)...

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...

HHH Professors Atwood & Zhao discuss China's local debt

Sherry Gray on April 2, 14

Short discussion below held recently between HHH professors Brian Atwood and Jerry Zhao in response to event: China Reality Check: China's Local...

Former HHH Visiting Scholar receives Doctorate from Beijing University

Sherry Gray on April 1, 14

From 2012 Visiting Scholar Sun Shiao (faculty sponsor Prof. Joe Soss): "I have achieved the doctorate last July, and I do research...

MPP alum Pi Chendong co-writes IATP report: "Fair or Fowl? Industrialization of Poultry Production in China"

Sherry Gray on April 1, 14

http://www.iatp.org/documents/fair-or-fowl-industrialization-of-poultry-production-in-china Fair or Fowl? Industrialization of Poultry Production in China By Shefali Sharma Ben Lilliston Chendog Pi, Zhang Rou, Sarah Horowitz, Eds....

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...

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;...

HHH Prof. Atwood Brookings blog: "Global Partnership Ministerial in Mexico City"

Sherry Gray on March 26, 14

http://www.brookings.edu/blogs/up-front/posts/2014/03/20-global-partnership-ministerial-mexico-city-atwood There is a natural link between the post-2015 United Nations development goals process and the Global Partnership for Effective Development Cooperation...

HHH Profs Ramaswami, Cao & Friedemann-Sánchez awarded Global Spotlight International Research Seed Grant for project "Rapid Urbanization, Public Infrastructure and Stranger Violence Against Women in India"

Sherry Gray on March 23, 14

These grants support innovative project-based scholarly research and creative production of an international nature with a focus on the region of South...

HHH Prof. Deborah Levison part of team awarded Global Spotlight International Research Seed Grant for project "The New Green Revolution and the Politics of Agricultural Policymaking in Tanzania"

Sherry Gray on March 23, 14

These grants support innovative project-based scholarly research and creative production of an international nature with a focus on the region of South...

HHH Prof. Greta Friedemann-Sánchez part of team awarded Global Spotlight International Research Seed Grants for project studying caregiving for older adults in India

Sherry Gray on March 23, 14

These grants support innovative project-based scholarly research and creative production of an international nature with a focus on the region of South...

HHH Prof. Anu Ramaswami part of grant team awarded Global Spotlight Major Intern'l Research Grant for project "Assessing and Prioritizing Needs for the Occupational Health Infrastructure in India"

Sherry Gray on March 23, 14

The purpose of these grants is to promote the establishment of major international research and creative activity initiatives with global visibility. Grants...

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...

HHH visiting scholar Prof. Xu Yunxiao publishes article on Chinese local government debt in UK public finance journal

Sherry Gray on March 17, 14

PMM ND Xu et alFINAL.pdf Beijing University Professor and 2013-14 visiting scholar to the Humphrey School of Public Affairs Dr. Xu Yunxiao's...

MPP Paul Linnell awarded 2014 Center for Victims of Torture/Humphrey School Summer Internship

Sherry Gray on March 17, 14

International Human Rights Internship in CVT's Public Policy Department - Washington, DC The purpose of the Humphrey School of Public Affairs...

Hubert Project Reaches Africa

gpa on March 13, 14

Hubert Project Reaches Africa Through the Hubert Project, the Humphrey School has embarked on an exciting partnership with the Partnership for African...

Humphrey Fellow Sarah Kyei speaks about women & girls in Ghana to AAUW Minneapolis

Sherry Gray on March 11, 14

On Monday March 24th February 2014, Humphrey Fellow Sarah Kyei was invited by Minneapolis Branch of the American Association of University Women...

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...

MPP alum Kaela Glass monitoring humanitarian relief efforts at USAID/OFDA

Sherry Gray on March 9, 14

Reprinted from Humphrey School Alumni Notes on 01 23, 14 Kaela Glass (MPP/MSW '12) joined the U.S. Agency for International Development's (USAID)...

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

Sherry Gray on March 3, 14

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

Sherry Gray on March 3, 14

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

Sherry Gray on March 3, 14

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

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

Sherry Gray on March 3, 14

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

HHH Prof. Fennelly offering PA 5451 Immigrant Health Issues, fall 2014

Sherry Gray on March 2, 14

I'm sharing a quote from one of my students in PA 5451, Immigrant Health Issues, last year. If you know of grad...

Update on MPP alum Brandon Wu's work on Green Climate Fund

Sherry Gray on February 27, 14

Humphrey alum Brandon Wu is one of two civil society "active observers" on the Board of the Green Climate Fund, which just...

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

Sherry Gray on February 26, 14

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

Humphrey Prof. Ramaswami to Join UN's International Resource Panel

Sherry Gray on February 26, 14

Anu Ramaswami, Denny Chair in Science, Technology & Public Policy, has been invited to join the prestigious International Resource Panel, an initiative...

Humphrey students: Freeman-Stassen Award for International Activities

Sherry Gray on February 24, 14

The Freeman-Stassen Award is given to the Humphrey student who has demonstrated the greatest achievement in the field of global affairs. The...

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

Sherry Gray on February 23, 14

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

Update from MPP alum Olga Reshetova in Kiev

Sherry Gray on February 23, 14

We are doing good and things are turning for the better for us here with every minute. This was an immensely hard...

Video highlights international students at Humphrey School

Sherry Gray on February 20, 14

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X6_z72hVPNs&list=PLgTVvhJQ-fkK0CCbFIh5XlJgVEsZqG5g8&feature=c4-overview-vl Sook Jin Ong, originally from Malaysia, is a master's student at the Humphrey School of Public Affairs. She completed her undergraduate...

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

Sherry Gray on February 19, 14

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

Listen to Humphrey Dean Schwartz's Feb 6 talk on "Managing Global Crises & the Future of Our World"

Sherry Gray on February 18, 14

Audio from the 2014 Headliners Series, UMN College of Continuing Education Managing Global Crises and the Future of Our World Dr. Eric...

Humphrey School Call for Apps--Carnegie Centennial Fellowship in Support of Visiting Scholars in the Social Sciences from Arab Universities

Sherry Gray on February 17, 14

Call for Applications Humphrey School of Public Affairs, University of Minnesota Andrew Carnegie Centennial Fellowship in Support of Visiting Scholars in the...

UMN students note lots of IPID opportunities (grant program, IPID board, call for papers to development journal)

Sherry Gray on February 17, 14

IPID OPPORTUNITIES IPID Grant Program - For those working/studying abroad in 2014 Application period opened on January 24, 2014. Completed applications are...

Feb 19 HHH MPA Fellow from India Venkatasamy speaking on Public Accountability Systems in India

Sherry Gray on February 16, 14

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...

Humphrey alums Collinson & Krafft highlighted in Judd alumni newsletter

Sherry Gray on February 16, 14

Erin Collinson (2012) is a policy outreach associate at the Center for Global Development (CGD). Read her blog at the CGD http://www.cgdev.org/blog/authors/ecollinson...

Brian Atwood & Peter Fenn write in the Washington Post: "The president should clarify 'Helms' law to allow abortions for wars' rape victims"

Sherry Gray on February 14, 14

By Brian Atwood and Peter Fenn, Published: February 13 Brian Atwood is chairman of global studies at the University of Minnesota's Humphrey...

Humphrey Fellow Kyei blogging for the UMN Women's Center

Sherry Gray on February 14, 14

http://mnwomenscenter.wordpress.com/2014/02/13/winter-holiday-in-accra-ghana/...

Feb 21 Acara Challenge Finals & Open House--come cheer on Humphrey students

Sherry Gray on February 14, 14

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 Thiruppathi Venkatasamy speaking on Public Accountability Systems in India

Sherry Gray on February 11, 14

Same Sun Happy Hour: Wednesday, February 19: 2:30-3:30 The first Same Sun Happy Hour of the semester is coming up next Wednesday,...

Humphrey alum Philbrook named "Ambassador for Peace"

Sherry Gray on February 10, 14

reprinted from Humphrey School Alumni Notes on 11 18, 13 Burnham "Bud" Philbrook (MA '79), Global Volunteers CEO and Co-founder, has been...

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...

Past Recipients of Judd Fellowship from the Humphrey School

Sherry Gray on February 7, 14

Walter H. Judd International Graduate & Professional Fellowships: Past Recipients from the Humphrey School 2013 Judd Fellows Edwin Dorbor Humphrey School of...

For HHH employees: Intercultural Competence Training Feb 7

Sherry Gray on February 6, 14

The Humphrey School will sponsor up to 15 Humphrey School employees to participate in a training on intercultural competence using the Intercultural...

MPP alum Mandy Bai profiled on ISSS Global Scholar Profiles

Sherry Gray on February 5, 14

Highlighting the University of Minnesota's international scholars Mandy Bai, China Center http://www.isss.umn.edu/Departments/scholars-featured.html (from People's Republic of China) As the Assistant Director at...

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...

UMN New Student International Travel Registry now live, see updated requirements

Sherry Gray on February 5, 14

The new online Student International Travel Registry is now live. Note: This registry is for students traveling abroad for University purposes, but...

Letter to friends of Bior Keech MDP about recent events in South Sudan

gpa on February 4, 14

Dear colleagues As you might know, first year MDP student Bior Keech is from Bor, South Sudan. Bior's family has been deeply...

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...

MURP John Pierce completes 3 week January internship in China

Sherry Gray on February 2, 14

John Pierce in China Jan 2014.webarchiveHHH Prof. Jerry Zhao arranged for first year MURP student John Pierce to undertake a three-week internship...

Feb 8 HHH Prof. Brian Atwood speaking on UN Leadership in International Development

gpa on January 29, 14

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,...

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,...

ADC Announces MPP Alummi Nasibu Sareva as New Executive Director

gpa on January 21, 14

ADC Announces Nasibu Sareva as New Executive Director With an unquestionable commitment to the organization, a strong understanding of strategic operations, and...

HHH MPP Sook Jin Ong awarded Mestenhauser Student Award for Excellence in Campus Internationalization, celebration Feb 14

Sherry Gray on January 20, 14

The Global Programs and Strategy Alliance is pleased to announce the recipients of the inaugural Mestenhauser Student Award for Excellence in Campus...

Register now for Humphrey May term course in Austria led by Carissa Schively Slotterback

Sherry Gray on January 16, 14

May 19-31, 2014 Urban & Environmental Austria The program is intentionally interdisciplinary, intended for students in disciplines such as urban planning, geography,...

Reminder: Registration open for PA 5920 Public Communication course, spring term 2014

Sherry Gray on January 13, 14

PUBLIC COMMUNICATION - A Skills Course - PA 5920, Section 005 Professor Deborah Levison Spring 2014 - 2 credits Class: Wednesdays 4-5:15...

HHH Prof. Ragui Assaad interviewed on Egyptian English language TV on Jan 9

Sherry Gray on January 12, 14

Please find below two links to Dr.Ragui's appearance on Nile TV speaking about ELMPS http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W8zy2yJZwGU http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=An8HgGtvCBM Egyptian English language TV on Thursday...

HHH's Brian Atwood & Joe Clark: "Follow Mandela's example in Côte d'Ivoire"

Sherry Gray on January 9, 14

Follow Mandela's example in Côte d'Ivoire JOE CLARK AND BRIAN ATWOOD Contributed to The Globe and Mail (crossposted from Jan 9 2014)...

HHH Prof. Levison offering PA 5920 Public Communication course, Spring 2014 (seats open for registration)

Sherry Gray on January 8, 14

PUBLIC COMMUNICATION - A Skills Course - PA 5920, Section 005 Professor Deborah Levison Spring 2014 - 2 credits Class: Wednesdays 4-5:15...

MPP alum Sarah Yeo working with World Vision

Sherry Gray on December 16, 13

src="http://blog.lib.umn.edu/gpa/globalnotes/assets_c/2013/12/YeoSarah2013-thumb-200x450-181833.jpg" width="200" height="450" class="mt-image-left" style="float: left; margin: 0 20px 20px 0;" />I started my career as Evaluation and research officer at World...

MDP alum Colleen Waterston blog on American perspectives of international engagement

Sherry Gray on December 9, 13

From MDP 2013 graduate Colleen Waterston: "I wanted to pass along the link to a blog I co-wrote with my colleague Zach...

HHH Prof. Assaad & alum Krafft co-author paper on Egypt's labor market

Sherry Gray on December 9, 13

http://english.ahram.org.eg/NewsContent/3/12/88594/Business/Economy/Underemployment,-weak-private-sector-growth-Warnin.aspx Underemployment, weak private sector growth: Warning signs for Egypt economy Shrinking female workforce participation and job growth also revealed in 14-year...

Dec 4 Civic Politics Around the World A citizen discussion

gpa on December 4, 13

Civic Politics Around the World A citizen discussion December 4, 7 pm, Oren Gateway Center, Augsburg College The discussion will be kicked...

Fellow Friday: João Abreu Martins

gpa on November 8, 13

Happy Friday, Everyone! Our next International Fellow that we spoke with is João Abreu Martins. Mr. Abreu Martins is an architect...

Fellow Friday: Kanwar Sameer Lather

gpa on November 1, 13

Welcome Back to our Fellow Friday series! Our next International Fellow that we spoke with is Kanwar Sameer Lather. Below is...

Fellow Friday: Lidija Karakamceva

gpa on October 24, 13

Happy Friday! Our next International Fellow is Lidija Karakamceva. Please read on to learn more about Ms. Karakamceva. Ms. Karakamceva is...

Fellow Friday: Leandro Ivan Chulak

gpa on October 18, 13

Hello Everyone! Here is some information about our next International Fellow highlighted for the Fellow Fridays Series. Mr. Chulak was the...

Fellow Friday: Sarah Kyei

gpa on October 11, 13

Sarah Kyei is our first international fellow to be highlighted for Fellow Fridays this academic year. After with speaking Sarah, this...

Upcoming Global Notes Series: Fellow Fridays

gpa on October 8, 13

Global Notes and the International Fellowship Program at the Humphrey School are teaming up to showcase our international fellows! For those...

Sad Day for the African Development Center

Sherry Gray on August 26, 13

Sun, Aug 25, 2013 Good evening, It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that we send this email to inform you...

Tyler Zabriskie on "Leading Strategy & Change in Culturally Complex Contexts"

Sam Bedker on June 4, 13

On April 30, 2013 MINN and ARC (African Refugee Committee) co- sponsored a presentation led by Tyler Zabriskie entitled Leading Strategy and...

HHH community--GN seeks your updates, international activities

Sherry Gray on December 28, 12

HHH alums, students, current and former Fellows, former visiting scholars, faculty: Global Notes readers want to know what you're doing. Please send...

HHH incoming IFP Associate Coordinator Rosa Tock featured in Twin Cities Daily Planet

Sherry Gray on November 28, 12

http://www.tcdailyplanet.net/news/2012/11/22/rosa-tock-increasing-possibilities-minnesota MN VOICES | Rosa Tock finds "sense that working together, we can achieve things" in Minnesota By Michelle Tran, TC Daily...

Advocates for Human Rights survey on diaspora communities

Sam Bedker on October 19, 12

The Advocates for Human Rights is working on a project with diaspora communities. As part of this project, they are conducting a...

Dean Schwartz on R2P & Syria

Kaying Vang on June 26, 12

The following essay by Dean Eric Schwartz is adapted from remarks he shared at an event for retired Foreign Service Officers in...

HHH's Camille Gage Saturday Mar 3 Nobel Peace Prize Forum event: Artists Respond to a Decade of Conflict (Iraq)

Sherry Gray on March 1, 12

Illustrating the Cost of War: Artists Respond to a Decade of Conflict Camille Gage & Susanne Slavick, University of Minnesota and Carnegie...

Humphrey's Camille Gage art project marking 10th anniv of US war in Afghanistan

Sherry Gray on October 10, 11

http://kaaltv.com/article/stories/S2319393.shtml?cat=10728 Humphrey staff member Camille Gage featured on the television news this weekend; the moving news piece covered artist Camille's recent project...

Dr. Sherry Gray off to Bolivia!

carth012 on May 19, 11

Dr. Sherry Gray, coordinator and lecturer in the Global Policy Area here at Humphrey is off to Bolivia for the next 3...

Update from former Dean Brian Atwood

carth012 on May 9, 11

In case you were wondering what former Dean Brian Atwood is up to in his new position as the chair of the...

PA 5802 Policy Challenges of the Global Economy (required course for global policy concentrations)

Sherry Gray on April 25, 11

Prof. Robert Kudrle will be offering PA 5802 fall term 2011. HHH students who are GPP concentrators are required to take this...

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