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Telling 100 Stories: Italian History and Culture in Special Collections

Date:October 18, 2019
Time:09:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location:976 Memorial Library
Description:Framed by Boccaccio’s Decameron, a collection of tales set during the Plague, this exhibit highlights holdings in Special Collectionsabout Italy, its history, language, and culture. Books & manuscripts on display (in Italian, English, French, German, Spanish, Latin) datefrom the Renaissance through the 20th century. Installed in conjunction with the triennial conference of the American Boccaccio Association (Madison, October 3-6). Local conference sponsor is the Department of French & It
URL:https://www.library.wisc.edu/specialcollections/exhibits/physical-exhibits/

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Global Hot Spots: The Economic Consequences of Trump’s War on Multilateralism

Date:October 18, 2019
Time:1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Location:Howard Auditorium, Fluno Center For Executive Education
Description:About the eventnProfessor Menzie Chinn will discuss how, formost of the postwar era, the United States has led the establishment andextension of the multilateral economic system, represented by the World Trade Organization and its precursors, as well as by the IMF and World Bank. Chinn is a professor of public affairs and economics at UW–Madison’
URL:https://www.uwalumni.com/event/the-economic-consequences-of-trumps-war-on-multilateralism/

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MANNRS Regional Conference

Date:October 19, 2019
Time:07:00 AM - 08:00 AM
Location:Best Western Hotel, 2424 University Ave.
Description:Opportunity Fair, Mock Interviews, Student Competitions, Alumni Mixer, oh my!. MANRRS is a national society that welcomes membershipof people of all racial and ethnic group participation in agricultural andrelated science careers. Their regional meeting is two days over the weekend. Peace Corps will have an recruiting table at this event, with an opportunity to speak with the Peace Corps Recruiter for the state of Wisconsi
URL:http://www.manrrs.org/

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MANNRS Regional Conference

Date:October 20, 2019
Time:07:00 AM - 08:00 AM
Location:Best Western Hotel, 2424 University Ave.
Description:Opportunity Fair, Mock Interviews, Student Competitions, Alumni Mixer, oh my!. MANRRS is a national society that welcomes membershipof people of all racial and ethnic group participation in agricultural andrelated science careers. Their regional meeting is two days over the weekend. Peace Corps will have an recruiting table at this event, with an opportunity to speak with the Peace Corps Recruiter for the state of Wisconsi
URL:http://www.manrrs.org/

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Peace Corps Advocates Meeting

Date:October 20, 2019
Time:4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location:Beefeaters, Memorial Union
Description:Learn more about Peace Corps on campus and what you can do to enhance your competitiveness. At this planning meeting, learn what you cando to support Peace Corps on campus, while ensuring that you're developing the skills you need to be a competitive applicant after graduation.nn

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Telling 100 Stories: Italian History and Culture in Special Collections

Date:October 21, 2019
Time:09:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location:976 Memorial Library
Description:Framed by Boccaccio’s Decameron, a collection of tales set during the Plague, this exhibit highlights holdings in Special Collectionsabout Italy, its history, language, and culture. Books & manuscripts on display (in Italian, English, French, German, Spanish, Latin) datefrom the Renaissance through the 20th century. Installed in conjunction with the triennial conference of the American Boccaccio Association (Madison, October 3-6). Local conference sponsor is the Department of French & It
URL:https://www.library.wisc.edu/specialcollections/exhibits/physical-exhibits/

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Peace Corps Walk-In Advising

Date:October 21, 2019
Time:11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location:200B Bascom Hall
Description:The Campus Peace Corps Recruiter can answer your questions!. The UW Campus Peace Corps Recruiter is on hand to answer your questions about Peace Corps service and provide application assistance. No appointment n

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Lecture: "Favelas at the Vanguard: Rethinking Our Assumptions in Sustainable Development"

Date:October 21, 2019
Time:12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location:260 Bascom Hall
Description:Presented by Theresa Williamson, PhD, City Planner and Executive Director of Catalytic Communities. Favelas as models of sustainable development. This goes straight to what our organization has become most kno

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Latin American, Caribbean & Iberian Studies (LACIS) UndergraduateDrop-in Advising

Date:October 21, 2019
Time:2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location:206 Ingraham Hall
Description:Are you interested in geography, culture, languages, and more? Please drop in and meet with the LACIS undergraduate advisor, Sarah Ripp, who will review your DARs report and discuss the program with you!n

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Women's Global Health and Human Rights

Date:October 21, 2019
Time:4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Location:2301 Sterling Hall
Description:Claire Eldred will speak at the Gender Womens Studies class onher humanitarian aid work. Claire Eldred is a UW alum 2008 in Anthropologyand a certificate in African Studies. She served in Peace Corps Benin inthe Health sector from 2011-2013. In 2016 she gained her Masters in PublicHealth. Since then she's been working in humanitarian aid on maternal andchild health issues in countries including DRC, Nigeria, Mali, and Bangladesh. She will be speaking about her work and the issues at this class

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Telling 100 Stories: Italian History and Culture in Special Collections

Date:October 22, 2019
Time:09:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location:976 Memorial Library
Description:Framed by Boccaccio’s Decameron, a collection of tales set during the Plague, this exhibit highlights holdings in Special Collectionsabout Italy, its history, language, and culture. Books & manuscripts on display (in Italian, English, French, German, Spanish, Latin) datefrom the Renaissance through the 20th century. Installed in conjunction with the triennial conference of the American Boccaccio Association (Madison, October 3-6). Local conference sponsor is the Department of French & It
URL:https://www.library.wisc.edu/specialcollections/exhibits/physical-exhibits/

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Language Institute Brownbag: Inclusivity in the Language Classroom

Date:October 22, 2019
Time:12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location:254 Van Hise Hall
Description:Jeanne Schueller, Department of German, Nordic, and Slavic.A brownbag for language educators on cultivating a classroom environment that is welcoming to all learners and grounded in inclusivity, equity, an
URL:https://languageinstitute.wisc.edu/language-matters-brownbags-for-language-educators/

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LACIS Lecture Series: “From the Grounds Up: Building and Export Economy in Southern Mexico”

Date:October 22, 2019
Time:12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Location:206 Ingraham Hall
Description:Presented by Casey Lurtz, Assistant Professor of History, Johns Hopkins University. In the late nineteenth century, Latin American exports boomed. From Chihuahua to Patagonia, producers sent industrial fibers, tropical fruits, and staple goods across oceans to satisfy the ever-increasing demand from foreign markets. In this talk, Casey Lurtz uses thegrowing coffee economy of southernmost Mexico to examine who built theseexport economies and how they transformed rural societies.nnCasey Lurtzis a historian of modern Latin America and an Asst. Prof. at the Johns Hop
URL:https://lacis.wisc.edu/outreach/upcoming-events-2/

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Spanish Conversation Table

Date:October 22, 2019
Time:5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location:The Sett, 2nd floor, Union South
Description:La mesa de conversación. All levels of Spanish speakers are welcome at this informal weekly conversation table, sponsored by the Depart
URL:http://spanport.wisc.edu/department-life/conversation-tables

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Film Screening: "The Unafraid"

Date:October 22, 2019
Time:6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location:Marqee Theater, Union South
Description:Screened in English (1 hr, 27 minutes).. Imagine you are a kidgrowing up in Georgia. You attend elementary school with kids from your neighborhood. In high school, you cheer on the football team; you attendprom with ​your sweetheart; ​you have dreams of going to college. Youare an American. Until one day you realize you’re not. You don’t havethe same rights as your classmates because you are undocumented. And the
URL:https://www.facebook.com/events/2638990122811816/

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Umberto D.

Date:October 22, 2019
Time:7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location:L196 Education Building
Description:Hosted by La Cineteca Italiana. When elderly pensioner UmbertoDomenico Ferrari (Carlo Battisti) returns to his boarding house from a protest calling for a hike in old-age pensions, his landlady (Lina Gennari)demands her 15,000-lire rent by the end of the month or he and his smalldog will be turned out onto the street. Unable to get the money in time,Umberto fakes illness to get sent to a hospital, giving his beloved dog to the landlady's pregnant and abandoned maid (Maria-Pia Casilio) for tempo
URL:https://www.facebook.com/events/418106548817903/

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Telling 100 Stories: Italian History and Culture in Special Collections

Date:October 23, 2019
Time:09:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location:976 Memorial Library
Description:Framed by Boccaccio’s Decameron, a collection of tales set during the Plague, this exhibit highlights holdings in Special Collectionsabout Italy, its history, language, and culture. Books & manuscripts on display (in Italian, English, French, German, Spanish, Latin) datefrom the Renaissance through the 20th century. Installed in conjunction with the triennial conference of the American Boccaccio Association (Madison, October 3-6). Local conference sponsor is the Department of French & It
URL:https://www.library.wisc.edu/specialcollections/exhibits/physical-exhibits/

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Africa at Noon: Arms Flows and Conflict in Africa

Date:October 23, 2019
Time:12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location:206 Ingraham Hall
Description:Talk by Ivor Fung of the United Nations Office for Disarmament
URL:https://africa.wisc.edu/event/africa-at-noon-ivor-fung-2/?instance_id=1904

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Boren Graduate Fellowship Information Session

Date:October 23, 2019
Time:4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location:336 Ingraham Hall
Description:Boren Fellowships provide up to $36,000 to U.S. graduate students to add an important international and language component to their graduate education through specialization in area study, language study, orincreased language proficiency. We will review the range of options, eligibility requirements, the application process, service requirements, an
URL:https://iris.wisc.edu/funding/students/boren/

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The Lost Art of Literary Criticism

Date:October 23, 2019
Time:6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location:L140 Conrad A. Elvehjem Building
Description:2019 Germaine Brée Lecture. Professor Alice KaplannFrench, Yale UniversitynnWhat did it mean to be a literary critic in 1960, and what does it mean today? Kaplan will explore the life and career of Germaine Bree (1907-2001), reflecting both on her key role in bringing Albert Camus’s fiction to American readers, and on her clear-eyed engagement with “French theory” at the onset of the great culture wars of the 1960s
URL:https://irh.wisc.edu/event/the-lost-art-of-literary-criticism/

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Telling 100 Stories: Italian History and Culture in Special Collections

Date:October 24, 2019
Time:09:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location:976 Memorial Library
Description:Framed by Boccaccio’s Decameron, a collection of tales set during the Plague, this exhibit highlights holdings in Special Collectionsabout Italy, its history, language, and culture. Books & manuscripts on display (in Italian, English, French, German, Spanish, Latin) datefrom the Renaissance through the 20th century. Installed in conjunction with the triennial conference of the American Boccaccio Association (Madison, October 3-6). Local conference sponsor is the Department of French & It
URL:https://www.library.wisc.edu/specialcollections/exhibits/physical-exhibits/

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CSA Fall Lecture Series: Meenakshi (Sumathi) Krishnan (Director, Research Centre, Music Academy, Madras)

Date:October 24, 2019
Time:12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location:206 Ingraham Hall
Description:The Making of Carnatic Music (CE 1800- 2000) & The Forces of Change. In the 200-year period of the 19th and 20th centuries, there have been unprecedented changes in music theory and practice. These have givenrise to upheavals, revolts against traditional practices, and a breakingfrom accepted and existing formats of performance in what has come to kno
URL:https://southasia.wisc.edu/2019-fall-lecture-series/dr-meenakshi-sumathi-krishnan/

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Peace Corps Walk-In Advising

Date:October 24, 2019
Time:2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location:200B Bascom Hall
Description:Get your questions about Peace Corps service answered. The UW Campus Peace Corps Recruiter is on hand to answer your questions about Peace Corps service and provide application assistance. No appointment necessa

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Lecture: "The News Media in Puerto Rico: Journalism in Colonial Settings and Times of Crisis"

Date:October 24, 2019
Time:3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Location:336 Ingraham Hall
Description:Presented by Dr. Federico Subervi-Vélez, Co-Editor-in-Chief of The Oxford Encyclopedia of Race, Ethnicity and Communication, and Honorary Fellow. The presentation will address the current state of the mass media and journalism in Puerto Rico in the midst of the Island’s ongoingeconomic and political crises; it will bring together three areas of inqu
URL:https://www.facebook.com/events/532699214158693/

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Demand and Supply in Post-Conflict Governance: Legacies of Armed Conflict in Chechnya

Date:October 24, 2019
Time:4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Location:206 Ingraham Hall
Description:CREECA Fall Lecture Series. What alternatives to the state exist after conflict and when do citizens rely on them instead of state authorities? In the case of Chechnya it is best characterized as a case of centralized governance but the pathways to centralization varied across domainsof governance. While the historical legacies of Soviet institutions constrained the range of possible governance arrangements, the differential patterns of violence in the Chechen Wars altered both the demand and supply
URL:https://creeca.wisc.edu/event/sasha-klyachkina/

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Info Session for Chinese Art, Design and Wellness, Summer Study Abroad

Date:October 24, 2019
Time:4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Location:3115 Nancy Nicholas Hall
Description:Join us to learn more about Chinese Art, Design and Wellness -- an exciting program combining arts, wellness, history, environment,

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A Day in the Life of a Peace Corps Volunteer

Date:October 24, 2019
Time:5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location:159 Wisconsin Idea Room, Education Building
Description:Hear from returned volunteer Alexandra Walters, the Gambia inAgriculture. Alexandra and Kevin Walters served together as a married couple in The Gambia from 2015-2017, supporting many community activities inAgriculture and in Health. Today they are both grad students at the UW working on Masters degrees in Agriculture Science and Microbiology, respectively. Alexandra will be speaking at the Badger Volunteers Program Education session about her Peace Corps experience. Expect to hear many stories ab

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Telling 100 Stories: Italian History and Culture in Special Collections

Date:October 25, 2019
Time:09:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location:976 Memorial Library
Description:Framed by Boccaccio’s Decameron, a collection of tales set during the Plague, this exhibit highlights holdings in Special Collectionsabout Italy, its history, language, and culture. Books & manuscripts on display (in Italian, English, French, German, Spanish, Latin) datefrom the Renaissance through the 20th century. Installed in conjunction with the triennial conference of the American Boccaccio Association (Madison, October 3-6). Local conference sponsor is the Department of French & It
URL:https://www.library.wisc.edu/specialcollections/exhibits/physical-exhibits/

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Annual United Nations Day Luncheon: "Women's Rights are Human Rights"

Date:October 27, 2019
Time:11:45 AM - 12:45 PM
Location:Monona Terrace Convention Center
Description:Presented by Honorable Satya Rhodes-Conway, Mayor of Madison,WI. Please join UNA-USA Dane County Chapter for their annual luncheon featuring a keynote presentation by Madison Mayor, Satya Rhodes-Conway. TheGlobal Citizen of the Year Award will be given to Lori Diprete Brown of UW-Madison.nnCo-sponsored by the Latin American Studies Program at UW-Madi
URL:https://www.eventbrite.com/e/annual-un-day-luncheon-womens-rights-are-human-rights-tickets-72154603361

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Telling 100 Stories: Italian History and Culture in Special Collections

Date:October 28, 2019
Time:09:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location:976 Memorial Library
Description:Framed by Boccaccio’s Decameron, a collection of tales set during the Plague, this exhibit highlights holdings in Special Collectionsabout Italy, its history, language, and culture. Books & manuscripts on display (in Italian, English, French, German, Spanish, Latin) datefrom the Renaissance through the 20th century. Installed in conjunction with the triennial conference of the American Boccaccio Association (Madison, October 3-6). Local conference sponsor is the Department of French & It
URL:https://www.library.wisc.edu/specialcollections/exhibits/physical-exhibits/

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Peace Corps Walk-In Advising

Date:October 28, 2019
Time:11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location:200B Bascom Hall
Description:The Campus Peace Corps Recruiter can answer your questions!. The UW Campus Peace Corps Recruiter is on hand to answer your questions about Peace Corps service and provide application assistance. No appointment n

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Latin American, Caribbean & Iberian Studies (LACIS) UndergraduateDrop-in Advising

Date:October 28, 2019
Time:2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location:206 Ingraham Hall
Description:Are you interested in geography, culture, languages, and more? Please drop in and meet with the LACIS undergraduate advisor, Sarah Ripp, who will review your DARs report and discuss the program with you!n

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Telling 100 Stories: Italian History and Culture in Special Collections

Date:October 29, 2019
Time:09:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location:976 Memorial Library
Description:Framed by Boccaccio’s Decameron, a collection of tales set during the Plague, this exhibit highlights holdings in Special Collectionsabout Italy, its history, language, and culture. Books & manuscripts on display (in Italian, English, French, German, Spanish, Latin) datefrom the Renaissance through the 20th century. Installed in conjunction with the triennial conference of the American Boccaccio Association (Madison, October 3-6). Local conference sponsor is the Department of French & It
URL:https://www.library.wisc.edu/specialcollections/exhibits/physical-exhibits/

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Memorials of Waste: Disaster Monuments as Sites of Encounter in Nigeria

Date:October 29, 2019
Time:12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location:4322 Sewell Social Sciences
Description:Special lecture by visiting African Studies Association scholarDr. Babajide Olusoji Ololajulo, Department of Archaeology and Anthropology, University of Addis Abadan, Nigeria

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“The Jakalteko Language of Guadalupe Victoria: Documenting an Endangered Dialect of the Mayan Language Jakalteko-Popti'

Date:October 29, 2019
Time:12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Location:206 Ingraham Hall
Description:Presented by Grant Armstrong, Associate Professor, Departmentof Spanish and Portuguese, UW-Madison. Please join us for weekly lecture
URL:https://lacis.wisc.edu/outreach/upcoming-events-2/

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Language Institute Brownbags: Language Over Lunch

Date:October 29, 2019
Time:1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location:1351 Van Hise Hall
Description:Connect and Share!. An informal space for UW-Madison language educators to share successful teaching practices and engaging classroom act
URL:https://languageinstitute.wisc.edu/language-over-lunch-connect-and-share/

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Funding Study Abroad Info Session

Date:October 29, 2019
Time:1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location:TITU, Union South
Description:Applying to study abroad or considering making an internationalexperience part of you time at UW, but not sure how to fund the opportunity? Attend our upcoming Funding Study Abroad Info Session! Offered in col
URL:https://studyabroad.wisc.edu/

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Spanish Conversation Table

Date:October 29, 2019
Time:5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location:The Sett, 2nd floor, Union South
Description:La mesa de conversación. All levels of Spanish speakers are welcome at this informal weekly conversation table, sponsored by the Depart
URL:http://spanport.wisc.edu/department-life/conversation-tables

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Dogman (2018)

Date:October 29, 2019
Time:7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location:L196 Education Building
Description:Hosted by La Cineteca Italiana. Marcello is a mild-mannered doggroomer who commits petty crimes for Simoncino, a former boxer who terrorizes the neighborhood. When Simoncino's abuse brings Marcello to the breaking point, he finally decides to take matters into his own hands.nnCON
URL:https://www.facebook.com/events/355149048773462/

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Telling 100 Stories: Italian History and Culture in Special Collections

Date:October 30, 2019
Time:09:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location:976 Memorial Library
Description:Framed by Boccaccio’s Decameron, a collection of tales set during the Plague, this exhibit highlights holdings in Special Collectionsabout Italy, its history, language, and culture. Books & manuscripts on display (in Italian, English, French, German, Spanish, Latin) datefrom the Renaissance through the 20th century. Installed in conjunction with the triennial conference of the American Boccaccio Association (Madison, October 3-6). Local conference sponsor is the Department of French & It
URL:https://www.library.wisc.edu/specialcollections/exhibits/physical-exhibits/

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