When: April 5, 2018 @ 4:30 pm
Where: Chazen Auditorium, first floor, 750 University Ave, Madison, WI 53706, USA

The New Barbarianism, followed by a panel and reception. Medical and humanitarian workers are increasingly in the crosshairs as hospitals and aid centers have become part of the battlefield in today’s wars. So far, there …

“Towards African Cultural Studies” Conference

When: May 2, 2015 all-day

“Towards African Cultural Studies” Conference The Department of African Languages & Literature will hold a two-day international conference. For fifty years, the department has taught African languages, African literature, linguistics, and oral tradition. In its …

“Towards African Cultural Studies” Conference

When: May 1, 2015 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

“Towards African Cultural Studies” Conference The Department of African Languages & Literature will hold a two-day international conference. For fifty years, the department has taught African languages, African literature, linguistics, and oral tradition. In its …

[CANCELED] Fish-Harnack Lecture: LGBTI Rights in Uganda

When: March 17, 2015 @ 4:00 pm
Where: AT&T Room, Pyle Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 702 Langdon Street, Madison, WI 53706, USA

Homophobia in Africa: Perspectives from Uganda We regret to inform that this event as been canceled. Frank Mugisha Executive Director Sexual Minorities Uganda (SMUG) This event honors Mildred Fish-Harnack, a Milwaukee native who was a …

[CANCELED] Lecture: Henry Drewal

When: October 14, 2015 @ 5:30 pm
Where: Conrad A. Elvehjem Building, L140, 750 University Ave, Madison, WI 53706, USA

“Come to Your Senses! – Sensiotics and Understandings of Art, Culture, and History” Henry Drewal Evjue-Bascom Professor, Departments of Art History and Afro-American Studies University of Wisconsin-Madison Description In this talk, Drewal explores the vital …

[POSTPONED] Lecture: Mahmood Mamdani

When: October 23, 2015 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Where: Law School, Room 2260, 975 Bascom Mall, Madison, WI 53706, USA

Regretfully, this even has been postponed until further notice. Beyond Nuremberg: Re-thinking Responses to Political Violence Mahmood Mamdani Herbert Lehman Professor of Government & Professor of Anthropology, Political Science, & African Studies: Columbia University Professor …

#147NotJustANumber: Garissa University Memorial

When: April 30, 2015 @ 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm
Where: Bascom Hill, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Bascom Hill, 500 Lincoln Drive, Madison, WI 53706, USA

#147NotJustANumber – Garissa University Memorial Schedule: 12:30-12:35 – Arrival and welcome 12:35-12:40 – Prayer and blessing 12:40-12:45 – Prayer and blessing 12:45-12:50 – Song 12:50-12:53 – Moment of Info on the memorial: Selah Agaba – …

#StudyStrong Academic Resource Fair

When: September 27, 2017 @ 3:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Where: College Library, First and Second Floor, 600 N Park St, Madison, WI 53706, USA

Join your peers at College Library to enjoy free pizza, balloon art, and a retro photo booth, all while visiting tables of academic resources that can help you #StudyStrong this year. Utilizing campus resources is …

2015 Global Health Symposium

When: April 8, 2015 @ 4:30 pm
Where: First Floor, Health Sciences Learning Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 750 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53705, USA

2015 Global Health Symposium: Advancing Health in an Interconnected World The 11th annual global health symposium again brings together students, faculty, staff and the wider community to showcase global health activity at the UW-Madison. Keynote …