University of Wisconsin–Madison

Events

To publicize an event on our calendar, contact events@africa.webhosting.cals.wisc.edu.

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2018 African Studies Association Meeting
2018 African Studies Association Meeting @ Atlanta Marriott Marquis
Nov 29 – Dec 1 all-day
 
Maasai Fundraiser for IndiMark 6:00 pm
Maasai Fundraiser for IndiMark
Dec 1 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
On Saturday, December 1 from 6:00 pm–9:00 pm, the Second Maasai Open House will be hosted at 5013 La Crosse Lane in Madison. Stories will be shared from the savannas of Kenya and all funds …
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Project 1808 Benefit Gala 5:00 pm
Project 1808 Benefit Gala @ The Brink Lounge
Dec 2 @ 5:00 pm
Join Project 1808 on December 2 at the Brink Lounge for a formal gala which will include a silent auction, seated dinner, drinks, and a live performance to benefit Project 1808. Project 1808 is a …
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Boredom & Belonging: Youth Ma(r)king Their Place in Niger 3:30 pm
Boredom & Belonging: Youth Ma(r)king Their Place in Niger @ 8417 Sewell Social Sciences
Dec 3 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Adeline Masquelier Lecture: Boredom and Belonging: Youth Ma(r)king their Place in Niger Adeline Masquelier is a Professor of Anthropology at Tulane University who will discuss her analysis of decades-long anthropological research conducted in West Africa, …
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Chadbourne Residential College Welcomes Moustafa Bayoumi 4:00 pm
Chadbourne Residential College Welcomes Moustafa Bayoumi @ Chadbourne Main Lounge, UW-Madison
Dec 4 @ 4:00 pm
Chadbourne Residential College Welcomes Moustafa Bayoumi @ Chadbourne Main Lounge, UW-Madison
Chadbourne Residential College is excited to bring Moustafa Bayoumi to Madison and CRC. Join CRC as the author of  How Does It Feel to Be a Problem?: Being Young and Arab in America, this year’s CRC …
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AFRICA AT NOON: ABADIR IBRAHIM 12:00 pm
AFRICA AT NOON: ABADIR IBRAHIM @ 206 Ingraham Hall
Dec 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
AFRICA AT NOON: ABADIR IBRAHIM @ 206 Ingraham Hall
LECTURE After overthrowing an authoritarian regime last April, the new (as of yet unelected) government of Ethiopia has put human rights and democracy at the forefront of its political discourse. While the amount of optimism …
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70th Anniversary Celebration of The Universal Declaration of Human Rights 3:00 pm
70th Anniversary Celebration of The Universal Declaration of Human Rights @ Lubar Commons Law Building
Dec 10 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Human Rights Program will be hosting the 70th Anniversary Celebration of The Universal Declaration of Human Rights and Awards Ceremony on Monday December 10, 2018 from 3:00 – 4:00PM in Lubar Commons, 7200 Law Building. Hon. Sothy …
In the Shadow of the State: Gender Contestations in Post- Revolutionary Tunisia and Egypt 3:30 pm
In the Shadow of the State: Gender Contestations in Post- Revolutionary Tunisia and Egypt @ 3401 Sterling Hall
Dec 10 @ 3:30 pm
UW-Madison’s Middle Eastern Studies Program will be hosting the job talk, “In the Shadow of the State: Gender Contestations in Post- Revolutionary Tunisia and Egypt.” The talk will be delivered by Hind Ahmed Zaki, PhD Graduate …
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Study Abroad Drop-In Financial Aid Advising 12:30 pm
Study Abroad Drop-In Financial Aid Advising @ Study Abroad Resource Center, 3rd Floor Red Gym
Dec 11 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Meet with a returned student Peer Advisors to discuss program selection, funding, academics and anything else you need to know to take your first steps toward studying abroad! Financial Aid Drop-In Flyer Fall 2018
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