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Spanish Conversation Table

Date:February 25, 2020
Time:5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location:TBD (due to Mardi Gras events in The Sett)
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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I soliti ignoti (1958)

Date:February 25, 2020
Time:7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location:L196 Education Building
Description:Hosted by La Cineteca Italiana. English title: “Big Deal on Madonna Street”. Best friends Peppe and Mario are thieves, but they'renot very good at it. Still, Peppe thinks that he's finally devised a master heist that will make them rich. With the help of some fellow criminals, he plans to dig a tunnel from a rented apartment to the pawnshop next door, where they can rob a safe. But his plan is far from foolproof and thefact that no one in the group has any experience digging tunnels proves t
URL:https://www.facebook.com/events/469895243915111/

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Center for South Asia Weekly Lecture Series: Lakshmi Sreeram (Fulbright Scholar, University of Colorado, Boulder)

Date:February 27, 2020
Time:12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location:206 Ingraham Hall
Description:The Crane Knows Not the Glory of the Lotus: Bhakti and CarnaticMusic. Beginning by locating Carnatic compositions in the larger contextof the Bhakti movement, the talk will trace the careers of four early andeminent women performers of the twentieth century and two leading male musicians of today to explore the complex negotiation with the two dimension
URL:https://southasia.wisc.edu/2020-spring-lecture-series/lakshmi-sreeram/

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Financial Aid Drop-In Advising for Study Abroad

Date:February 27, 2020
Time:12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Location:Study Abroad Resource Center, 301, Armory and Gymnasium (Red Gym)
Description:Concerned about funding your study abroad experience?. Don't betoo concerned about funding your study abroad experience. It's more possible than you think!nnAttend this session to learn about the cost of studying abroad and how to usenvarious resources (including financial aid, scholarships, and savings) to fund your program.

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Peace Corps Walk-In Advising

Date:February 27, 2020
Time:2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location:200B Bascom Hall
Description:Get your questions about Peace Corps answered!. The UW Campus Peace Corps Recruiter is on hand to answer your questions about Peace Corpsservice and provide application assistance. No appointment necessary. Ope
URL:https://peacecorps.wisc.edu/

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Policy vs. Practice: Anti-Corruption Efforts in Kazakhstan

Date:February 27, 2020
Time:4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location:206 Ingraham Hall
Description:CREECA Spring Lecture Series. nnCONTACT: 262-3379, info@cree
URL:https://creeca.wisc.edu/event/creeca-lecture-with-margaret-hanson-arizona-state-university/

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Reimagining the Future of Postsecondary Language Education

Date:February 28, 2020
Time:1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location:Orchard View Room, Discovery Building
Description:What are the most pressing challenges in language education today and how can we address them? How do UW-Madison students view language learning? In rapidly changing times, how can we adapt to meet diverse student interests? All are warmly invited to participate in this mini-symposium to reimagine the future of language education at UW-Madison. Come to learn and to share your ideas for possible new forms of innovation, collabor
URL:https://languageinstitute.wisc.edu/reimagining/

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Chinese Language Table

Date:February 28, 2020
Time:4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Location:Rm. 2619, 2625 and 2631, Mosse Humanities Building
Description:Weekly Chinese Language Table encourages people of any speakingproficiency to come and converse in Chinese with each other, native speakers and Chinese TAs. An extra-credit opportunity if you are taking a Chin

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UW Russian Folk Orchestra Performance

Date:February 29, 2020
Time:11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Location:Overture Center for the Arts, 201 State St.
Description:as part of the Annual International Festival. The UW Russian Folk Orchestra presents a 45-minute program during the Annual InternationalFestival at the Overture Center for the Arts.nnRussian and East-Europeanfolk music performed on authentic Russian instruments, balalaikas, domr
URL:https://www.overture.org/programs/international-fest

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Fulbright US Student Program information session

Date:March 2, 2020
Time:3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location:336 Ingraham Hall
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 2021-2022 competition will open March 31; applicants must be US citizens to be eligible. Full details on FU
URL:http://iris.wisc.edu/funding/students/fulbright-us-student-program/

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Department of Anthropology Colloquia

Date:March 2, 2020
Time:3:15 PM - 4:15 PM
Location:8417 Sewell Social Sciences
Description:"From Passing to Becoming: Cochlear Implants and Auditory Verbal Therapy in India" by Michele Friedner, Department of Comparative HumanDevelopment, University of Chicago. This paper draws on research conducted on government programs in India providing children living below the poverty line with cochlear implants. Government administrators in India arguethat cochlear implants “make children normal” and that they “can become normal” once they have undergone implantation and follow-up re/habilitation and training. Families in India as well state that they had been counseled that if they wanted their children to “listen and speak,” th

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Funding Study Abroad Info Session

Date:March 3, 2020
Time:11:00 AM - 12:00 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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“The fight for land and water rights in the Yaqui River Area of Sonora, Mexico"

Date:March 3, 2020
Time:12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Location:206 Ingraham Hall
Description:Presented (in Spanish with simultaneous English translation) byMario Luna Romero. TBA.nnA free lunch will be served on a first-come,
URL:https://lacis.wisc.edu/event/lacis-spring-lecture-series-2020-03-03/

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International Opportunities for CALS Students

Date:March 3, 2020
Time:12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Location:BioCommons, Steenbock Library
Description:Find out about the countless opportunities around the globe for

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Study Abroad Open House

Date:March 3, 2020
Time:4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Location:260 Bascom Hall
Description:Join us for FREE PIZZA and to learn about study abroad optionsfor students of every major, from freshman to senior!nnStudy Abroad 101

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Spanish Conversation Table

Date:March 3, 2020
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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Sicilan Ghost Story (2017)

Date:March 3, 2020
Time:7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location:L196 Education Building
Description:Hosted by La Cineteca Italiana. In a little Sicilian village atthe edge of a forest, Giuseppe, a boy of 13, vanishes. Luna, his classmate who loves him, refuses to accept his mysterious disappearance. Sherebels against the silence and complicity that surround her, and to findhim she descends into the dark world which has swallowed him up and whichhas a lake as its mysterious entrance. Only their indestructible love will
URL:https://www.facebook.com/events/486937158545863/

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Meet Peace Corps @BBA Career Exploration Studio

Date:March 4, 2020
Time:12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location:3290 Grainger Hall
Description:Find out about the many ways your UW degree can help you succeed as a Peace Corps volunteer!. If you are interested in applying your UW-Madison degree in a developing world country through Peace Corps service,stop by this event at the WSB Career Engagement Studio. Drop-in, no appointment needed. Meet with Peace Corps staff from Milwaukee and Chicago, w
URL:https://peacecorps.wisc.edu/peace-corps-campus-advocates/peace-corps-week/

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Writing Center Workshop

Date:March 4, 2020
Time:3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Location:6176 Helen C. White Hall
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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How LinkedIn Can Help You Find a Job or Internship

Date:March 4, 2020
Time:3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Location:274 Van Hise Hall
Description:Stop by (when you can) and learn how LinkedIn can help with thejob/internship search and virtual networking. *Computers providednnCONT
URL:https://languages.wisc.edu/

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6th Annual Peace Corps Story Slam

Date:March 4, 2020
Time:6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location:Rigby Pub and Grill
Description:Returned Peace Corps Volunteers share 5-minute stories from their service. Come to hear speakers from just about every functional area ofPeace Corps entertain and engage you in 5-minute stories from their service. This year’s Story Slam theme is “The Tipping Point.”nnStory-tellers share answers to questions like… What was your “aha” moment inPeace Corps? What happened that suddenly the reason for your service became clear? Or that your reason for being in that country, at that time, b
URL:https://www.facebook.com/events/487490318637009/

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Center for South Asia Weekly Lecture Series

Date:March 5, 2020
Time:12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location:206 Ingraham Hall
Description:nnCONTACT: 262-4884, info@southasia.wisc.edunnURL: https://southasia.wisc.edu/2020-spring-lecture-series/
URL:https://southasia.wisc.edu/2020-spring-lecture-series/

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Second Language Acquisition Lecture Series: Ethnographic Writing: APolyphonic Approach

Date:March 5, 2020
Time:4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location:104 Van Hise Hall
Description:Adrian Blackledge and Angela Creese, University of Stirling.
URL:https://sla.wisc.edu/2020/01/20/second-language-acquisition-lecture-series/

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Annus Mirabilis? The Lessons and Legacies of 1989

Date:March 5, 2020
Time:4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Location:206 Ingraham Hall
Description:CREECA Spring Lecture Series. Please join us for a lecture withBarbara J. Falk, Associate Professor of Defense Studies, Canadian Force
URL:https://creeca.wisc.edu/event/annus-mirabilus-the-lessons-and-legacies-of-1989/

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"Theatre and Collective Creation: Two Growth Experiences/ Teatro Y

Date:March 5, 2020
Time:4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Location:336 Ingraham Hall
Description:Presented by Tinker Visiting Professor of Spanish & Theatre, Nuria Alkorta. Through two of her most recent productions at RESAD, NuriaAlkorta, a founding member director of the Compañía delabarca in Spain, reflects on two complementary ways of understanding theater creation in
URL:https://lacis.wisc.edu/event/staging-a-drama-text-and-theater-collective-creation-two-growth-experiences-in-a-pedagogical-context/

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Second Language Acquisition Lecture: Translanguaging and Public Ser

Date:March 6, 2020
Time:11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location:104 Van Hise Hall
Description:Adrian Blackledge and Angela Creese, University of Stirling.
URL:https://sla.wisc.edu/2020/01/20/second-language-acquisition-lecture-series/

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Center for Southeast Asian Studies Friday Forum Lecture Series

Date:March 6, 2020
Time:12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Location:206 Ingraham Hall
Description:"Praetorian Divergence: Military Politics in Indonesia and thePhilippines" by Mesrob Vartavarian. Lecture by Mesrob Vartavarian, Visiti
URL:https://seasia.wisc.edu/event/friday-forum-mesrob-vartavarian/

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Open House / Human Library

Date:March 6, 2020
Time:1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location:260 Bascom Hall
Description:Celebrate Peace Corps Week. Drop in to chat with a recruiter and connect with other people on the Peace Corps path. Returned Peace CorpsVolunteers will become your Human Library, where you can learn about their international experiences.nnEnjoy a burrito bar and birthday cake with
URL:https://peacecorps.wisc.edu/peace-corps-campus-advocates/peace-corps-week/

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International Conference: Refugees in/from the Middle East

Date:March 6, 2020
Time:4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location:Nancy Nicholas Hall (1300 Linden Dr, Madison, WI 53706), NancyNicholas Hall
Description:Keynote address of Mohamad Hafez “HOMELAND inSECURITY”. Mohamed Hafez, Syrian-born artist and architect, will give the keynote addr
URL:https://mideast.wisc.edu/event/mohamad-hafez-keynote-lecture-homeland-insecurity/

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Chinese Language Table

Date:March 6, 2020
Time:4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Location:Rm. 2619, 2625 and 2631, Mosse Humanities Building
Description:Weekly Chinese Language Table encourages people of any speakingproficiency to come and converse in Chinese with each other, native speakers and Chinese TAs. An extra-credit opportunity if you are taking a Chin

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Peace Corps - Freeze for Food 5K and 10K

Date:March 7, 2020
Time:All day
Location:Vilas Park ice skating shelter
Description:*Note: actual end time may vary.* n Run a 5K or 10K to support Open Doors for Refugees. The RPCVs of Wisconsin-Madison collaborate withOpen Doors for Refugees and the UW International Division to plan this annual 5K/10K Run/Walk at Vilas Park. You are invited to run and walk with them to raise funds for food security projects related to refugees in Wisco
URL:http://rpcvmadison.org/activities/freeze-for-food

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Middle East Studies Conference: Refugees in/from the Middle East

Date:March 7, 2020
Time:09:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Location:313 Pyle Center, 702 Langdon St, Madison, 53706, Pyle Center
Description:Policy Implications, Education, and Artistic Representations.This interdisciplinary conference brings together scholars from the social sciences and humanities who examine forced migration within the context
URL:https://mideast.wisc.edu/event/international-conference-refugees-in-from-the-middle-east/

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Peace Corps Walk-In Advising

Date:March 9, 2020
Time:11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location:200B Bascom Hall
Description:Get your questions about Peace Corps answered!. The UW Campus Peace Corps Recruiter is on hand to answer your questions about Peace Corpsservice and provide application assistance. No appointment necessary. Ope
URL:https://peacecorps.wisc.edu/

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Girl Rising: Fifth Anniversary

Date:March 9, 2020
Time:6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location:Marquee Theater, Union South
Description:View this movie and post-movie panel discussion, in recognition of International Women's Day. In recognition of International Womens Day! There are millions of girls around the world who are kept out of school, married as children, abused, trafficked and discriminated against. Simply because they are girls. Yet when girls are valued and educated they become women who are healthier, have fewer children, earn more, stand upfor their rights and educate their sons and daughters equally. Families th

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Suzanne Jill Levine

Date:March 9, 2020
Time:7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location:L140 Conrad A. Elvehjem Building
Description:An Evening with Suzanne Jill Levine. Suzanne Jill Levine is a leading translator of Latin American literature and professor at the University of California in Santa Barbara where she directs a Translation Studies doctoral program. Her scholarly and critical works include her award-winning literary biography Manuel Puig and the Spider Woman (FSG & Faber& Faber, 2000) and her groundbreaking book on the poetics of translation, The
URL:https://humanities.wisc.edu/events/entry/suzanne-jill-levine

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Language Institute Brownbag: Language Course Redesign

Date:March 10, 2020
Time:12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location:1351 Van Hise Hall
Description:Julie Larson-Guenette and Jeanne Schueller, Department of Germ
URL:https://languageinstitute.wisc.edu/language-over-lunch-connect-and-share/

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(Live Multimedia Performance) “Antropoloops: Open Musical Collages”

Date:March 10, 2020
Time:12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Location:TBA
Description:Presented by Ruben Alonso. Antropoloops is an artistic project
URL:https://lacis.wisc.edu/event/lacis-spring-lecture-series-2020-03-10/

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Spanish Conversation Table

Date:March 10, 2020
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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Euforia (2018)

Date:March 10, 2020
Time:7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location:L196 Education Building
Description:Hosted by La Cineteca Italiana. A difficult situation gives twodistant brothers the opportunity to get to know each other better. Matteois a successful young entrepreneur, open-minded, charming and dynamic.His brother Ettore still lives in the small provincial town where they wer
URL:https://www.facebook.com/events/2664727420280900/

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Africa at Noon

Date:March 11, 2020
Time:12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location:206 Ingraham Hall
Description:“Wartime Experiences of Civic Leaders: Legacies of Civil War
URL:https://africa.wisc.edu/event/africa-at-noon-justine-davis/

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