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Telling 100 Stories: Italian History and Culture in Special Collections

Date:September 16, 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:September 16, 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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The European Union and the Global Economy: Domestic and International Challenges

Date:September 16, 2019
Time:12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Description:Luncheon Career Session for Undergraduates. Join us and guest speakers Ben Carliner and Kris Orsini to discuss "The European Union and th

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CSA Fall Lecture Series: Dr. Ilse Kohler-Rollefson (Projects Coordinator, League for Pastoral People and Endogenous Live

Date:September 16, 2019
Time:12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location:15 Science Hall
Description:Culture, Commerce, and Conservation: The Curious Case of theCamel. This lecture is co-sponsored with the Nelson Institute.nnFor morethan two-decades, Dr. Ilse Köhler-Rollefson has utilized her backgroundin veterinarian medicine and archaeozoology to support socially responsible and ecologically sustainable livestock development. In particular, shehas focused much of her work on camels, authoring the book, Camel Karma: twenty years among India's camel nomads and starting the social enterpri
URL:https://nelson.wisc.edu/events/event.php?e=4222

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Writing Center Workshop

Date:September 16, 2019
Time:3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Location:TBA, Pyle Center
Description:Peace Corps Application/Reapplication Workshop: Writing the Résumé and Motivation Statement. Co-led by a Writing Center instructor andPeace Corps recruiter, this workshop will walk you through the Peace Corps application process, briefly discuss the expectations of a federal résumé, and help you draw on your experiences to write an effective Peace C
URL:https://writing.wisc.edu/workshops/peace-corps-application-reapplication-workshop-writing-the-resume-and-motivation-statement/

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Peace Corps Application/Reapplication Workshop

Date:September 16, 2019
Time:3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Location:Pyle Center
Description:Writing the Résumé and Motivation Statement. Co-led by a Writing Center instructor and Peace Corps recruiter, this workshop will walkyou through the Peace Corps application process, briefly discuss the expectations of a federal résumé, and help you draw on your experiences towrite an effective Peace Corps motivation statement.nYour registration at

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Japanese Karate Club Beginners' Kick-Off!

Date:September 16, 2019
Time:5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location:510 Lathrop Hall
Description:Learn to control your body and protect yourself, while stayingin shape and making new friends!. The Madison Japanese Karate Club, an RSO and RecWell sports club, is hosting our Beginners' Kick-Off for the fall semester. All levels of experience (including "none of it!") and all students, faculty, and staff are welcome. At the first class, we will introduce the way of karate to all prospective new members, and at 7 pm there will be FREE PIZZA! Please bring comfortable workout clothes, and be prepared to practice barefoot. nSee our website URL for more info and our f
URL:https://mjkc.madcitykarate.com/

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Telling 100 Stories: Italian History and Culture in Special Collections

Date:September 17, 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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LACIS Lecture Series: “Screening Slaughter. Evasive Figuration inSpanish American Slaughterhouse Documentaries"

Date:September 17, 2019
Time:12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Location:206 Ingraham Hall
Description:Presented by Glen Close, Professor, Department of Spanish & Portuguese, UW-Madison. Professor Close will discuss Nicaraguan director Gabriel Serra Argüello’s La Parka (The Reaper, 2013) -- a documentary film shot primarily in a Mexican slaughterhouse; it circulated widely at international festivals, and was screened for the Mexican Senate and nominated for a U.S. Academy Award.nnLACIS organizes a weekly lecture seriesduring the academic year. These events feature a catered luncheon on a first-come first-served basis, and are FREE and open to the public.nnCONTA
URL:https://lacis.wisc.edu/event/screening-slaughter-evasive-figuration-in-spanish-american-slaughterhouse-documentaries/

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Study Abroad Advising for Scandinavia (DIS Programs)

Date:September 17, 2019
Time:1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location:Study Abroad Resource Center, 301, Armory and Gymnasium (Red Gym)
Description:Are you interested in studying in Scandinavia?. Stop in for advising with professional advising staff at the Study Abroad Resource Centerabout IAP (specifically DIS) programs in Scandinavia!nnLearn more aboutthe application process, eligibility, program logistics, and more.

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Study Abroad Advising for Field Study Programs

Date:September 17, 2019
Time:1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location:Study Abroad Resource Center, 301, Armory and Gymnasium (Red Gym)
Description:Are you interested in gaining research and field experience while studying abroad?. Stop in for advising with professional advising staffat the Study Abroad Resource Center for School for Field Studies (SFS) pr

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Study Abroad Advising for Australia and the UK

Date:September 17, 2019
Time:1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location:Study Abroad Resource Center, 301, Armory and Gymnasium (Red Gym)
Description:Have specific questions about studying abroad on an IAP programin Australia or the UK?nDrop-in for advising with professional advisingstaff who can answer your questions on the application process, eligibility, program logistics, and more!

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Marketing Your Language Skills: Drop-In Career Advising

Date:September 17, 2019
Time:1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location:1338 Van Hise Hall
Description:Meet with the International Career Advisor to learn how to highlight your language skills and international experiences in your resume.n

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Language Institute Brownbags: Language Over Lunch

Date:September 17, 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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WAYWO East Asia

Date:September 17, 2019
Time:4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location:206 Ingraham Hall
Description:WAYWO - What are you working on: East Asia topics. Brief remarks on current research topics and projects by various CEAS members. Panel will include Japanese Literature Professor Charo D'Etcheverry, CEAS Associate Director David Fields, History Graduate Student Galen Poor, and EastAsian Librarian Yoriko Dixon. Learn about what CEAS members are working on and how research projects evolve.nFirst event in the CEAS fall semesterseries, which will include a variety of events on the 1st and 3rd Tuesda
URL:https://www.facebook.com/events/498395377647187/?active_tab=about

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Spanish Conversation Table

Date:September 17, 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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Telling 100 Stories: Italian History and Culture in Special Collections

Date:September 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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Study Abroad Fair

Date:September 18, 2019
Time:1:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Location:Varsity Hall, Union South
Description:Discover why so many Badgers make study abroad a part of theirexperience at UW-Madison. The Study Abroad Fair features over 90 exhibitshighlighting 260+ programs, including faculty- led programs, exchanges,international internships, research opportunities and much more. This isthe best and easiest way to start your study abroad journey!nnYou'll have the opportunity to chat with program leaders and returned students, and attend info sessions about internships and funding study abroad.nnCONT
URL:https://www.facebook.com/events/658102744656917/

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Funding Study Abroad Info Session

Date:September 18, 2019
Time:2:45 PM - 3:30 PM
Location:Traditions, 2nd Floor, 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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Funding Study Abroad Info Session

Date:September 18, 2019
Time:4:45 PM - 5:15 PM
Location:Traditions, 2nd Floor, 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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Telling 100 Stories: Italian History and Culture in Special Collections

Date:September 19, 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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Spotlight on Denmark

Date:September 19, 2019
Time:09:45 AM - 10:45 AM
Location:260 Bascom Hall
Description:A panel discussion with members of the Danish Parliament on thefuture of Danish transatlantic relations. Members of the Danish Parliament's Foreign Policy Committee, led by former Minister of Foreign Affairs Martin Lidegaard,will discuss what the future holds for relations betweenDenmark and the United States, European Union, and the world.nnCONTACT: 261-1359, maj.fischer@wisc.edu

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Study Abroad Advising for Scandinavia (DIS Programs)

Date:September 19, 2019
Time:10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location:Study Abroad Resource Center, 301, Armory and Gymnasium (Red Gym)
Description:Are you interested in studying in Scandinavia?. Stop in for advising with professional advising staff at the Study Abroad Resource Centerabout IAP (specifically DIS) programs in Scandinavia!nnLearn more aboutthe application process, eligibility, program logistics, and more.

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Study Abroad Advising for Field Study Programs

Date:September 19, 2019
Time:10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location:Study Abroad Resource Center, 301, Armory and Gymnasium (Red Gym)
Description:Are you interested in gaining research and field experience while studying abroad?. Stop in for advising with professional advising staffat the Study Abroad Resource Center for School for Field Studies (SFS) pr

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CSA Fall Lecture Series: Nathan McGovern (Assistant Professor, Philosophy & Religious Studies, UW-Whitewater)

Date:September 19, 2019
Time:12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location:206 Ingraham Hall
Description:Following the Snake and the Mongoose: Brahmanism and Its Avant-Garde in the Period Between the Empires. I have argued that the oppositionbetween the śramaṇa and the Brahman in ancient India was not intrinsicbut rather arose out of contestation over the category “Brahman.” This lecture will explore broader trends in the development of religious identity in ancient India. I argue that śramaṇism represented the avant-garde within 5th-century-BCE Brahmanism that developed a distinct identity asreactionary householder Brahmans successfully arrogated to themselves the
URL:https://southasia.wisc.edu/2019-fall-lecture-series/nathan-mcgovern/

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Study Abroad Advising for Scandinavia (DIS Programs)

Date:September 19, 2019
Time:12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Location:Study Abroad Resource Center, 301, Armory and Gymnasium (Red Gym)
Description:Are you interested in studying in Scandinavia?. Stop in for advising with professional advising staff at the Study Abroad Resource Centerabout IAP programs in Scandinavia!nnLearn more about the application process, eligibility, program logistics, and more.

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Study Abroad Advising for Field Study Programs

Date:September 19, 2019
Time:12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Location:Study Abroad Resource Center, 301, Armory and Gymnasium (Red Gym)
Description:Are you interested in gaining research and field experience while studying abroad?. Stop in for advising with professional advising staffat the Study Abroad Resource Center for School for Field Studies (SFS) pr

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Study Abroad Advising for Australia and the UK

Date:September 19, 2019
Time:1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Location:Study Abroad Resource Center, 301, Armory and Gymnasium (Red Gym)
Description:Have specific questions about studying abroad on an IAP programin Australia or the UK?nDrop-in for advising with professional advisingstaff who can answer your questions on the application process, eligibility, program logistics, and more!

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Peace Corps Walk-In Advising

Date:September 19, 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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LACIS Fall Ice Cream Social -- Welcome Back to Campus!

Date:September 19, 2019
Time:3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location:University Club
Description:Sponsored by the Latin American, Caribbean, and Iberian Studies Program. The Latin American, Caribbean, and Iberian Studies Program cordially invites all students, faculty, staff, and alumni to attend ourfall welcome back reception!nnWe will share information about academicprograms, as well as about our various lectures, etc. that are planned throughout the academic year.nnCome and learn more about us and enjoy a m
URL:https://lacis.wisc.edu/

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Russia and the European Human Rights System

Date:September 19, 2019
Time:4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Location:206 Ingraham Hall
Description:CREECA Fall Lecture Series. Russia eagerly ratified the European Convention on Human Rights in 1998. Now, the Chairman of its Constitutional Court expresses resentment at the subordination he claims it works onRussian sovereignty. Although other ratifying parties have been delinquent in meeting their legal obligations under it, only Russia has taken defiant steps. This raises both theoretical and practical questions about thefuture of this extraordinarily successful human rights system, and Russia
URL:https://creeca.wisc.edu/event/jeffrey-kahn-professor-of-law/

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Intern in Europe!

Date:September 19, 2019
Time:4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location:336 Ingraham Hall
Description:Learn about internship opportunities and relevant resources (credit, scholarships, visas) in Europe for UW-Madison undergraduates! An advisor from the International Internship Program (IIP) will present inform
URL:https://internships.international.wisc.edu/

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Telling 100 Stories: Italian History and Culture in Special Collections

Date:September 20, 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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University Lectures Committee Lecture/CSEAS Friday Forum Lecture Series

Date:September 20, 2019
Time:12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Location:206 Ingraham Hall
Description:"The Mass Killings of 1965-66 in Indonesia: Questions of Responsibility," by Geoffrey Robinson. Lecture by Geoffrey Robinson, Professorof History, University of California–Los Angeles. Sponsored by the University Lectures Committee. Co-sponsored by the Center for Southeast Studi
URL:https://seasia.wisc.edu/event/friday-forum-geoff-robinson/

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CSA Fall Lecture Series: Thomas Blom Hansen (Professor, Anthropology, Stanford University)

Date:September 20, 2019
Time:5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location:206 Ingraham Hall
Description:Democracy Against the Law: Reflections on India's Illiberal Democracy. Thomas Blom Hansen will speak about the discrepancy between the liberal language of rights in the Constitution and the largely illiberal andoften violent ways in which the ‘force of law’ is visited upon non-elite Indians by the country’s police powers, and the effects of the Hind
URL:https://southasia.wisc.edu/2019-fall-lecture-series/thomas-blom-hansen/

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Telling 100 Stories: Italian History and Culture in Special Collections

Date:September 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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Peace Corps Walk-In Advising

Date:September 23, 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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Displaced Sympathies: Finnish Out- and In-Migration, Then and Now

Date:September 23, 2019
Time:7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location:Memorial Union
Description:A Musical Lecture. A lecture and musical performance featuringJimmy Träskelin and Tallari of the Finnish Folk Music Institute, to markthe publication of the new book Songs of the Finnish Migration (by ThomasDuBois and B Marcus Cederström) and the release of the new album Lähtölaulu—Songs of Departure by Trâskelin and Tallari. Co-sponsored by theCES, the Sustaining Scandinavian Folk Arts in the Upper Midwest grant, and the Margaret B. Cargill Philanthropies in the Department of German, Nordic & Slavic.

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Telling 100 Stories: Italian History and Culture in Special Collections

Date:September 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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LACIS Lecture Series: “Panel on Indigenous Studies”

Date:September 24, 2019
Time:12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Location:206 Ingraham Hall
Description:Presented by Jessica Hurley, Reynaldo Morales, and Armando Muyolema and Moderated by Kata Beilin, LACIS’ Faculty Director and Professor, Department of Spanish and Portuguese, UW-Madison. Please join us fo
URL:https://lacis.wisc.edu/outreach/upcoming-events-2/

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