Events

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DACA Renewal Legal Clinic 4:00 pm
DACA Renewal Legal Clinic @ Multicultural Student Center (2nd Floor Red Gym)
Oct 2 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Come to the Multicultural Student Center to get your questions answered about changes to DACA and...
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The Merle Curti Lecture Series presents Fred Cooper
The Merle Curti Lecture Series presents Fred Cooper @ Pyle Center's Vandeberg Auditorium, Room 121
Oct 4 – Oct 6 all-day
The thirty-ninth Merle Curti Lecture Series will be delivered by Professor Frederick Cooper of New York...
AFRICA AT NOON: Ndirangu Wachanga 12:00 pm
AFRICA AT NOON: Ndirangu Wachanga @ 206 Ingraham Hall
Oct 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
AFRICA AT NOON: Ndirangu Wachanga @ 206 Ingraham Hall  | Madison | Wisconsin | United States
“The Poetry and Activism of Micere Mugo” Ndirangu Wachanga Associate Professor of Media Studies and Information...
Marketing Your Language Skills 4:00 pm
Marketing Your Language Skills @ SuccessWorks at the College of Letters & Science
Oct 4 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Unsure how to use your language skills can help you after college? We’re here to help...
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Chronotopes of the Global Novel 4:00 pm
Chronotopes of the Global Novel @ Helen C. White 6191
Oct 5 @ 4:00 pm
Please join the English Department’s Modernisms/Modernities Colloquium for a talk by Professor Rita Barnard titled “Chronotopes...
Multicultural Career Fair 4:00 pm
Multicultural Career Fair @ Union South
Oct 5 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
 
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AFRICA AT NOON: Marie Berry 12:00 pm
AFRICA AT NOON: Marie Berry @ 206 Ingraham Hall
Oct 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
AFRICA AT NOON: Marie Berry @ 206 Ingraham Hall  | Madison | Wisconsin | United States
“Women, War, and Power in Rwanda” Marie Berry Assistant Professor of International Studies University of Denver...
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Peace Corps & International Studies Workshop 5:00 pm
Peace Corps & International Studies Workshop @ Ingraham Hall, Room 206
Oct 16 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Calling all International Studies students! Are you interested in learning more about serving with the Peace...
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AFRICA AT NOON: Gregory Mann 12:00 pm
AFRICA AT NOON: Gregory Mann @ 206 Ingraham Hall
Oct 18 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
AFRICA AT NOON: Gregory Mann @ 206 Ingraham Hall  | Madison | Wisconsin | United States
“Africa, France, and the Future: Exile in Ndjolé (Gabon), ca. 1900″ Gregory Mann Professor of History...
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Building Community 2017: A Global Health Celebration 5:00 pm
Building Community 2017: A Global Health Celebration @ Mendota Room
Oct 19 @ 5:00 pm – 7:15 pm
The University of Wisconsin-Madison Global Health Institute is a community builder and catalyst that pulls together...
Christina Sharpe: Black. Still. Life. 6:00 pm
Christina Sharpe: Black. Still. Life. @ L-140 Conrad A. Elvehjem Building
Oct 19 @ 6:00 pm
Christina Sharpe: Black. Still. Life. @ L-140 Conrad A. Elvehjem Building | Madison | Wisconsin | United States
In In the Wake, Christina Sharpe interrogates literary, visual, cinematic, and quotidian representations of Black life...
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Africanists at Work 12:00 pm
Africanists at Work @ 260 Bascom Hall
Oct 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Africanists at Work @ 260 Bascom Hall | Madison | Wisconsin | United States
Meet alumni who transformed their interest in the continent into a substantial career! Join the African...
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Trump’s America in the World 6:30 pm
Trump’s America in the World @ Pyle Center, Alumni Lounge
Oct 23 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Last year’s U.S. presidential election delivered the most radical shock to the international order of any...
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Crimmigration: Criminal Justice and Immigration in the U.S. 4:30 pm
Crimmigration: Criminal Justice and Immigration in the U.S. @ Discovery Building, DeLuca Forum
Oct 24 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
A staff writer at The New Yorker since 2013, Sarah Stillman provides new and compelling perspectives...
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AFRICA AT NOON: Daniel Magaziner 12:00 pm
AFRICA AT NOON: Daniel Magaziner @ 206 Ingraham Hall
Oct 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
AFRICA AT NOON: Daniel Magaziner @ 206 Ingraham Hall  | Madison | Wisconsin | United States
“Art and Education in Apartheid South Africa” Daniel Magaziner Assistant Professor of History Yale University More...
Peace Corps Application Workshop: Federal Resume 12:00 pm
Peace Corps Application Workshop: Federal Resume @ Ingraham Hall, Room 336
Oct 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Looking to apply to the Peace Corps, but your resume needs work? Come join us for...
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BLAXPLOITALIAN: 100 Years of Blackness in Italian Cinema 4:00 pm
BLAXPLOITALIAN: 100 Years of Blackness in Italian Cinema @ Room 206, Van Hise
Oct 26 @ 4:00 pm
Join us for a presentation and screening of BLAXPLOITALIAN: 100 Years of Blackness in Italian Cinema,...
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The 1994 Rwandan Genocide: Carl Wilkens – The American Who Stayed Behind 6:00 pm
The 1994 Rwandan Genocide: Carl Wilkens – The American Who Stayed Behind @ Edgewood High School, Sr. Kathleen O'Connell Auditorium
Oct 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
The public is invited to a free presentation (donations welcome) by Carl Wilkens, who will lead...
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Quality Improvement: Collaborative Approaches to System Strengthening for Health and Well-being 5:00 pm
Quality Improvement: Collaborative Approaches to System Strengthening for Health and Well-being @ 1325 Health Sciences Learning Center
Oct 31 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Lori DiPrete Brown, GHI associate director for Education and Engagement, has spent decades collaborating to bring...