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Harmony and Evolution: An Exhibition of the Chinese American Art Faculty Association

Date:April 12, 2021
Time:All day
Description:*Note: actual end time may vary.* n Online Exhibit. This online exhibit showcases work by faculty from across the country that addresses how art and design express cultural integration and creativity. The Chinese American Art Faculty Association (CAAFA) is a national organization with over 130 members representing art and design in the U.S. and China. This iteration of the CAAFA’s biennial exhibit represents the first time the association has exhibited in the Midwest and draws from the UW-Madison
URL:https://cdmc.wisc.edu/harmony-and-evolution-an-exhibition-of-the-chinese-american-art-faculty-association/

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Peace Corps Virtual Advising - Monday on Zoom

Date:April 12, 2021
Time:4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description:Mondays on Zoom. Ready to learn more about Peace Corps? Have questions about how to be most competitive or submit an application? Drop-in

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Populism and the Pandemic: A Comparative Perspective Virtual Lecture Series

Date:April 13, 2021
Time:All day
Description:*Note: actual end time may vary.* n The Philippines/Indonesia. Sponsored by the Jean Monnet EU Center of Excellence for Comparative Populism at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and the Political Science Institute at the University of Brasília.nnThis international virtual lecture series titled “Populism and the Pandemic- A Comparative Perspective” investigates the response of populists in different countries to the COVID-19 pandemic. The lectures will be held every second Tuesday of the mo
URL:https://europe.wisc.edu/the-university-of-wisconsin-madison-jean-monnet-eu-for-comparative-populism-2019-2022/populism-and-the-pandemic-a-comparative-perspective/

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"Violence and anonymity in the Mexican blogosphere"

Date:April 13, 2021
Time:12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description:As part of the LACIS Lunchtime Lecture Series. This presentation engages some of the ways in which violence in Mexico has reshaped the Mexican blogosphere. In particular, here I analyze the uses of anonymity incitizen journalism and engage this anonymity from the perspective of foundational ideas about the public sphere and about liberal democratic politi

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L'Isola delle Rose

Date:April 13, 2021
Time:7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Description:hosted by La Cineteca Italiana. English title: Rose Island nnBased on the true story of Giorgio Rosa and the tiny nation he founded in1968 off the Rimini coast, embodying a generation's dreams and aspiration
URL:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qS2NtbEoIc8

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Engineering Majors Study Abroad: Hamburg University of Applied Sciences

Date:April 14, 2021
Time:12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description:Virtual Info Session. Engineering - made in Germany. If you would like to get an insight into this expertise, then join us for an onlineinformation session. Learn about the opportunities for engineering students in the beautiful city of Hamburg, Germany! nnHamburg University of Applied Sciences offers engineering courses in a variety of fields, in bot
URL:https://studyabroad.wisc.edu/program/?programId=607

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Put Your Language Skills to Work

Date:April 14, 2021
Time:4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description:Hosted by Souvenirs, Kaitlin Koehler, International Direction
URL:https://go.wisc.edu/language-events

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Peace Corps Virtual Advising

Date:April 15, 2021
Time:11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description:Thursdays on Zoom. Ready to learn more about Peace Corps? Havequestions about how to be most competitive or submit an application? Drop-

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UW Languages Live!

Date:April 15, 2021
Time:1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Description:Let's talk.. Learn how to take your language skills to the nextlevel while connecting with other students who love language. Second Language Acquisition PhD Candidate, Ryan Goble, will join us to share how la
URL:https://go.wisc.edu/language-events

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CSA Spring Virtual Lecture Series: Panel Presentation

Date:April 15, 2021
Time:3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description:Presence, Prescience, and Re-Presentation in Photographic Aft
URL:https://southasia.wisc.edu/lecture-series-home/

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Balancing Independent and Peer/Group Work in Language Class

Date:April 15, 2021
Time:3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description:Language Collaboratory: A Professional Development Series for Language Educators. Takako Nakakubo;  Asian Languages and Cultures, University of Wisconsin-Madison. The series of conversations for language educators focuses this spring on striking a balance on the professional, academic, and personal goals to achieve the well-being of instructors and students. It is sponsored by language centers and institutes at the University of Iowa, the University of Michigan, the University of Minnesota, Michigan State University, and the University of Wisconsin-Madison.nnCONTA
URL:https://languageinstitute.wisc.edu/balancing-independent-and-peer-group-work-in-language-class/

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International Studies Careers: International Business

Date:April 15, 2021
Time:4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Description:Career Series for undergraduate and graduate students interested in international careers. Join us for an International Studies career event designed to support you in developing your career path in international fields. Our theme will be International Business.nnSpeakers Jay Nash and Tanja Nitschke will discuss how to leverage your international and regional studies and related expertise to achieve your career goals in Interna
URL:https://irisnrc.wisc.edu/event/international-studies-careers-international-business/

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CREECA Lecture: Calling the Future: What Names in Russian and EastEuropean Science Fiction Reveal

Date:April 15, 2021
Time:4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Description:In Eastern Europe and Russia, science fiction has often offered ways to make implicit assertions about the future. Authors could deploythe element of personal names, which would suggest with their ethnic andnational associations that this future would be international. This talk will present a number of examples from Czech, Polish, and Russian sciencefiction, bringing in not only nationality but also race and gender and a
URL:https://creeca.wisc.edu/event/creeca-lecture-forrester/

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CSEAS Friday Forum Lecture Series/Archaeology Brownbag Series

Date:April 16, 2021
Time:12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Description:Fifteen Years of Archaeobotanical Investigations in Mainland So
URL:https://seasia.wisc.edu/spring-2021/

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Lecture: "Brazilian Tragedy: The Government's Strategy and COVID-10Dissemination"

Date:April 16, 2021
Time:12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Description:Presented by Former Tinker Visiting Professor, Glauco Arbix.

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All Out! with Hoofer Ambassadors

Date:April 16, 2021
Time:4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location:The Terrace, Outside of the Outdoor UW Office, Memorial Union
Description:Experience the outdoors for a weekend and make new friends!. All Out! is a fun, educational, community-building event intended for a diverse group of students who are interested in gaining new exposure to theoutdoors.nnApril 16 will be in person. April 17 will be virtual (Zoom).
URL:https://www.hoofers.org/all-out

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Harmony and Evolution: An Exhibition of the Chinese American Art Faculty Association

Date:April 19, 2021
Time:All day
Description:*Note: actual end time may vary.* n Online Exhibit. This online exhibit showcases work by faculty from across the country that addresses how art and design express cultural integration and creativity. The Chinese American Art Faculty Association (CAAFA) is a national organization with over 130 members representing art and design in the U.S. and China. This iteration of the CAAFA’s biennial exhibit represents the first time the association has exhibited in the Midwest and draws from the UW-Madison
URL:https://cdmc.wisc.edu/harmony-and-evolution-an-exhibition-of-the-chinese-american-art-faculty-association/

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Steven Brooke: “Mosques and Islamist Activism: Spatial Evidence from Interwar Cairo”

Date:April 19, 2021
Time:12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description:Why do Islamists mobilize in some mosques, but not others? Weanswer this question by matching a list of mosque-based lectures, sermons, and collections carried out by the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood in inter
URL:https://mideast.wisc.edu/event/steven-brooke-mosques-and-islamist-activism-spatial-evidence-from-interwar-cairo/

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Mosques and Islamist Activism: Spatial Evidence from Interwar Cairo

Date:April 19, 2021
Time:12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description:Part of the Middle East Studies Program Lecture Series, featuring Steven Brooke.. Why do Islamists mobilize in some mosques, but not others? We answer this question by matching a list of mosque-based lectures, sermons, and collections carried out by the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhoodin interwar Cairo. These findings deepen our understanding of the conditions under which certain mosques become sites for Islamist mobilization, and demonstrate how historical spatial data can be utilized to study politi
URL:https://uwmadison.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_nSoGrP0TT1O0rfdJoPE2Hg

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Peace Corps Virtual Advising - Monday on Zoom

Date:April 19, 2021
Time:4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description:Mondays on Zoom. Ready to learn more about Peace Corps? Have questions about how to be most competitive or submit an application? Drop-in

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Dream of Ding Village: A Conversation with Novelist Yan Lianke

Date:April 19, 2021
Time:7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description:Yan Lianke is a Chinese novelist frequently nominated for the Nobel Prize for Literature. In this special virtual Humanities Without Boundaries talk, Yan will discuss his experiences researching and writing Dream of Ding Village, the prescient story of a public health crisis of the1990s when rural villages selling their blood led to an AIDS outbreak. Hewill reflect on the novel’s perspective on pandemic profiteering, gover

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Facing the Environmental Mission: Small Farmers in Nicaragua & Agro-Ecological Challenges of the Neoliberal Food Regime

Date:April 20, 2021
Time:12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description:As part of the LACIS & the Holtz Center's "Science and Technology in the Hispanic World" series. The efforts of small development NGOs tointroduce agro-ecology in remote regions of Nicaragua categorized as fragile and barely fit for agriculture, create structures of surveillance andcontrol that challenge the ideal of peasant autonomy. In this lecture, Professor Birgit Müller will examine the national and international compensation schemes that influence these practices and create global chains ofgovernance. Co-sponsored by the Center for Culture, History and the Envir

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Online: "Cor-po/etics: A Poetics of the Body in Performance"

Date:April 20, 2021
Time:4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description:Lecture by Violeta Luna. A ritual poetics as counter-narrative
URL:https://cvc.wisc.edu/programs/violeta-luna/

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Il Traditore (Marco Bellocchio, 2019)

Date:April 20, 2021
Time:7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Description:hosted by La Cineteca Italiana. English title: The Traitor nnIn the early 1980s, an all out war rages between Sicilian Mafia bosses over the heroine trade. Tommaso Buscetta, a made man, flees to hide out in Brazil. Back home, scores are being settled and Buscetta watches fromafar as his sons and brother are killed in Palermo, knowing he may be next. Arrested and extradited to Italy by the Brazilian police, Buscetta ma
URL:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iQF1uhlQH5s

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Study Abroad 101

Date:April 21, 2021
Time:10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description:Virtual Info Session. Join us to learn the study abroad basics& how to plan ahead - including virtual programs & what you can do NOW to
URL:https://studyabroad.wisc.edu/

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Water, Culture and Development - Earth Day Special

Date:April 21, 2021
Time:4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description:Native American service in Peace Corps Bolivia among 'los indigenas'. Meet Ursula Pike, who served in Peace Corps Bolivia 1994-1996. Her

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Center for South Asia end-of-year gathering

Date:April 22, 2021
Time:12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

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Building of Online Chinese Learning Community

Date:April 22, 2021
Time:3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description:Language Collaboratory: A Professional Development Series for Language Educators. Xuefei Hao; Linguistics and Germanic, Slavic, Asianand African Languages, Michigan State U. The series of conversations forlanguage educators focuses this spring on striking a balance on the professional, academic, and personal goals to achieve the well-being of instructors and students. It is sponsored by language centers and institutes atthe University of Iowa, the University of Michigan, the University of Minnesota, Michigan State University, and the University of Wisconsin-Madi
URL:https://languageinstitute.wisc.edu/building-of-online-chinese-learning-community/

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CREECA LECTURE: Technological Solutions for Complex Problems

Date:April 22, 2021
Time:4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Description:Emerging Electronic Surveillance Regimes in Eurasian Cities.‘Smart city’ is the new buzzword in cities across Eurasia. Most largeurban areas in the post-Soviet space have embraced smart city technologiesand those that have not are in the process of finding smart technology solutions to criminal and disorderly behavior. On the example of Kyiv, Almaty and Bishkek, this presentation will discuss how the pursuit of smart cities in Eurasia strives to attain modernity without the burden of deeper
URL:https://creeca.wisc.edu/event/creeca-lecture-marat/

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Center for Southeast Asian Studies Friday Forum Lecture Series

Date:April 23, 2021
Time:12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Description:The Jurisprudence of Torture in Thailand, by Nick Cheesman. Lecture by Nick Cheesman, Fellow, Department of Political & Social Change, Coral Bell School of Asia Pacific Affairs, College of Asia & the Pacifi
URL:https://seasia.wisc.edu/spring-2021/

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Global Conversations

Date:April 23, 2021
Time:1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Description:Ensuring Health for All. CALS Global is delighted to announce its new seminar series, Global Conversations. This monthly event will feature CALS faculty and staff sharing their international research and development work. nnApril's topic is Ensuring Health for All and includes pres
URL:https://global.cals.wisc.edu/global-conversations/

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Planetary Health Annual Meeting

Date:April 25, 2021
Time:All day
Description:*Note: actual end time may vary.* n Attend the upcoming Planetary Health Annual Meeting. This meeting brings together transdisciplinaryleaders from around the world to advance planetary health research and practice. This year the event is virtual and FREE!! The conference is a wond
URL:https://www.planetaryhealthannualmeeting.com/

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Planetary Health Annual Meeting

Date:April 26, 2021
Time:All day
Description:*Note: actual end time may vary.* n Attend the upcoming Planetary Health Annual Meeting. This meeting brings together transdisciplinaryleaders from around the world to advance planetary health research and practice. This year the event is virtual and FREE!! The conference is a wond
URL:https://www.planetaryhealthannualmeeting.com/

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Harmony and Evolution: An Exhibition of the Chinese American Art Faculty Association

Date:April 26, 2021
Time:All day
Description:*Note: actual end time may vary.* n Online Exhibit. This online exhibit showcases work by faculty from across the country that addresses how art and design express cultural integration and creativity. The Chinese American Art Faculty Association (CAAFA) is a national organization with over 130 members representing art and design in the U.S. and China. This iteration of the CAAFA’s biennial exhibit represents the first time the association has exhibited in the Midwest and draws from the UW-Madison
URL:https://cdmc.wisc.edu/harmony-and-evolution-an-exhibition-of-the-chinese-american-art-faculty-association/

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Peace Corps Virtual Advising - Monday on Zoom

Date:April 26, 2021
Time:4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description:Mondays on Zoom. Ready to learn more about Peace Corps? Have questions about how to be most competitive or submit an application? Drop-in

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Fulbright US Student Program information session

Date:April 26, 2021
Time:5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description:Information session for those interested in learning about theopportunities available through the Fulbright US Student Program (FUSP),the campus process, and more! The FUSP 2022-2023 competition will open inlate March/early April; applicants must be US citizens to be eligible. F
URL:http://iris.wisc.edu/funding/students/fulbright-us-student-program/

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Planetary Health Annual Meeting

Date:April 27, 2021
Time:All day
Description:*Note: actual end time may vary.* n Attend the upcoming Planetary Health Annual Meeting. This meeting brings together transdisciplinaryleaders from around the world to advance planetary health research and practice. This year the event is virtual and FREE!! The conference is a wond
URL:https://www.planetaryhealthannualmeeting.com/

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“Short-term prospects for the Mexican economy"

Date:April 27, 2021
Time:12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description:As part of the LACIS Lunchtime Lecture Series. This lecture wil

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Dealing with China

Date:April 27, 2021
Time:12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description:A panel discussion on U.S.-China relations under a Biden administration, focusing on national security, economics, and higher education. East Asia Now Wisc Politics webinar on China, featuring U.S. Rep. Kind(D-Wis.), U.S. Rep. Gallagher (R-Wis.), Bonnie S. Glaser (senior adviser for Asia and the director of the China Power Project at the Center for Strategic and International Studies), and Steve Ackerman (vice chancellor

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Decolonizing Literacy and English Practices in Mexico

Date:April 27, 2021
Time:4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Description:Mario E. López-Gopar, Universidad Autónoma Benito Juárez deOaxaca. This invited lecture brings international perspectives to the lecture series on Critical Approaches to Language Studies sponsored by the Second Language Acquisition Doctoral Program and the Language Institute. Theseries also includes talks by Sara P. Alvarez, Queens College, City University of New York (March 10) and Jonathan Rosa, Stanford University (April 6.) The three lectures are followed by a panel discussion with all spe
URL:https://sla.wisc.edu/decolonizing-literacy-and-english-practices-in-mexico/

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