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annual day in Africa

Annual Day in Africa event on April 28, 2020! This semester The African Studies Program is planning our annual Day In Africa event, an outreach program where Wisconsin high school students visit UW-Madison to explore …

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 …

Pulitzer Center Campus Consortium Reporting Fellowship

The Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting is an award-winning, non-profit news organization that partners with journalists and newsrooms to support in-depth reporting on critical global issues to educate the public, promote solutions, and improve lives. We at the University of Wisconsin-Madison are …

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, …