Events

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POSTPONED: AFRICA AT NOON: Judith Byfield 12:00 pm
POSTPONED: AFRICA AT NOON: Judith Byfield @ Ingraham 206
Apr 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
POSTPONED: AFRICA AT NOON: Judith Byfield @ Ingraham 206
  JUDITH BYFIELD’S PRESENTATION IS RESCHEDULED FOR OCTOBER 14, 2020   “Intimacy and Empire: Creating Over-lapping Diasporas in Postcolonial Nigeria” Judith Byfield Professor of History, Cornell University     PRESENTATION DESCRIPTION The talk draws from …
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CANCELED: AFRICA AT NOON: Dr. Mosoka P. Fallah 12:00 pm
CANCELED: AFRICA AT NOON: Dr. Mosoka P. Fallah @ Ingraham 206
Apr 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
CANCELED: AFRICA AT NOON: Dr. Mosoka P. Fallah @ Ingraham 206
  “Rebuilding a Model Surveillance System after Ebola- The National Public Health Institute of Liberia” Dr. Mosoka P. Fallah Deputy Director General, Epidemiologist, Immunologist, Consultant National Public Health Institute of Liberia     BIO Dr. …
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CANCELED: Reenchanting Teju Olaniyan
CANCELED: Reenchanting Teju Olaniyan @ Wisconsin Institute for Discovery
Apr 9 all-day
Call for Presenters This conference hosted by the African Cultural Studies Students Association invites scholars to engage the works and topics dear to Professor Tejumola Olaniyan. In his magnificent and productive career, Olaniyan published Arrest …
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CANCELED: AFRICA AT NOON: Goretti Kyomuhendo and Hilda Twongyeirwe 12:00 pm
CANCELED: AFRICA AT NOON: Goretti Kyomuhendo and Hilda Twongyeirwe @ Ingraham 206
Apr 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
CANCELED: AFRICA AT NOON: Goretti Kyomuhendo and Hilda Twongyeirwe @ Ingraham 206
“A Conversation about Women, Writing, and Leadership in Uganda” Hilda Twongyeirwe and Goretti Kyomuhendo BIO Hilda Twongyeirwe  Hilda J. Twongyeirwe is a Ugandan Feminist, a mother and a member of different women empowerment initiatives including FEMRITE – Uganda, …
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Online Fulbright US Student Program Information Session 4:00 pm
Online Fulbright US Student Program Information Session @ http://go.wisc.edu/FulbrightInfoSession
Apr 16 @ 4:00 pm
Online Fulbright US Student Program Information Session @ http://go.wisc.edu/FulbrightInfoSession
  The Fulbright U.S. Student Program (FUSP) is designed to give recent B.S./B.A. graduates, master’s and doctoral candidates, and young professionals and artists opportunities for personal development and international experience. Most grantees plan their own programs. Projects …
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AFRICA AT NOON: Kwasi Konadu 12:00 pm
AFRICA AT NOON: Kwasi Konadu @ Ingraham 206
Apr 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
AFRICA AT NOON: Kwasi Konadu @ Ingraham 206
“Our Own Way in the Part of the World: Biography of an African Community, Culture, Nation” Kwasi Konadu       PRESENTATION DESCRIPTION Kwasi Konadu will discuss his newest book, Our Own Way in the …
CANCELED: Global Day 2020 1:00 pm
CANCELED: Global Day 2020 @ HF DeLuca Biochemical Sciences Building, Room 1211 (440 Henry Mall)
Apr 22 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
CANCELED: Global Day 2020 @ HF DeLuca Biochemical Sciences Building, Room 1211 (440 Henry Mall)
Please join us in sharing and learning about global activities across UW and the world. Meet new collaborators, engage with the campus community and be inspired! Date: April 22, 2020 Time: 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM Location: HF …
GLOBAL DAY 2020 1:00 pm
GLOBAL DAY 2020
Apr 22 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
GLOBAL DAY 2020
The theme this year is “HEARTH:  Health, Ecosystems and Agriculture for Resilient and Thriving Societies.”  HEARTH concepts include: biodiversity conservation, health, food security, governance, economic development and livelihoods, water supply and sanitation, education, modern energy solutions, …
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CAREER CONVERSATION WITH JACOB KUSHNER 4:00 pm
CAREER CONVERSATION WITH JACOB KUSHNER @ 336 Ingraham Hall
Apr 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
CAREER CONVERSATION WITH JACOB KUSHNER @ 336 Ingraham Hall
Learn more about: careers as a freelancer how to report on migration, conflict, and human rights becoming a ‘subject expert’ and leveraging your expertise the ethics of reporting abroad Jacob Kushner is an independent journalist …
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AFRICA AT NOON: PRITISH BEHURIA 12:00 pm
AFRICA AT NOON: PRITISH BEHURIA @ Ingraham 206
Apr 29 @ 12:00 pm
AFRICA AT NOON: PRITISH BEHURIA @ Ingraham 206
“Varieties of African Developmentalism” Dr. Pritish Behuria Hallsworth Research Fellow in Political Economy at the University of Manchester’s Global Development Institute   PRESENTATION DESCRIPTION Analyzing experiences of late development has remained an area of epistemic …
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