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Planetary Health Graduate Scholarship

SCHOLARSHIP OVERVIEW The global environment is changing rapidly—as evidenced by warming temperatures, pollinator collapse, extreme weather events, and accelerating food insecurity to name a few. Humans sit at the apex of these issues, driving shifts …

LAURA BASSI SCHOLARSHIP

Applications due MARCH 25! The Laura Bassi Scholarship provides editorial assistance to postgraduates and junior academics whose research focuses on neglected topics of study, broadly construed, within their disciples. The scholarships are open to every …

INTERN IN AFRICA!

APPLICATIONS DUE FEBRUARY 16 INFO SESSION ON FEB 13 The UW International Internship Program (IIP) has several summer internships in Africa this year. On Thursday, Feb 13 from 4:30-5:30 at 336 Ingraham Hall, Africa IIP Advisors Amani DeHolton and Nathaniel Liedl, and Dorothy …

AFRISEM CONFERENCE: CALL FOR PAPERS

AFRICA’S PLACE IN A GLOBALIZING WORLD: REIMAGINING GOVERNANCE, SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ART AND CULTURE Date: April 03 (Fri), 2020, Venue: Evanston, Illinois In his concept of “Flows,” Arjun Appadurai (2000) observed that in today’s globalizing world, …

Afrofuturism: B(l)ack to the Future

VOICES OF THE PAST. LIVING IN THE PRESENT. GUIDING OUR FUTURE. Afrofuturism is the (re)imagining of the future for Black people through various mediums such as the arts, media, and literature. While Afrofuturism’s origins stem …

AFRICA IN OUR LIVES: ITAMAR DUBINSKY

Itamar Dubinsky is a Visiting Assistant Professor at the School of History, Philosophy, and Religion at Oregon State University, and an honorary fellow at the UW-Madison African Studies Program. Itamar examines the intersections of sport …