October 2010 Archives

Friends of IHRC Annual Dinner to Celebrate Center's 45th Anniversary

IHRC Director Donna Gabaccia will speak at the 2010 Friends of the IHRC's Annual Meeting and Dinner on Saturday, Nov. 6, at the Minnesota Humanities Dinner. Her talk will highlight the Center's emerging Digitizing Immigrant Letters Project and note the 45th anniversary of the IHRC.

Graduate Seminar "An Interdisciplinary Approach to Global Migrations"

Offered in spring 2011 by professors Cawo M. Abdi & Donna R. Gabaccia, an important goal of this seminar is to allow students to develop expertise on a single migration (usually meaning two connected areas of the world), while interpreting that migration from global perspectives. FFI

SVOBODA Indexes Available as PDF

IHRC staff Mia Overly, Dan Grussing and Chris DiSalvi have completed scanning the 4 volume Svoboda Ukrainian Daily index and posted the files online.

CARLA Hosts Lunchtime Panel on Ethical Dilemmas of Research with Immigrants

The Center for Advanced Research on Language Acquisition will sponsor a lunchtime panel at 12:20 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 13, discussing the experiences of graduate students in ensuring high ethical practices for research involving immigrants.