Category Archives: Global Issues

‘The Little Heart’ screening + Panel Discussion

Come join the UW Women’s Center for a free screening of the “The Little Heart” followed by a panel discussion on gender-based violence in Vietnam. The Little Heart’ screening + Panel Discussion Hosted by the University of Washington, Women’s Center   Monday, … Continue reading

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Free Film Showing: “The Last Train Home”

Geography’s Real To Reel  film series is offering a free showing of The Last Train Home, in the Allen Library Auditorium at 3:30pm on Thursday, February 9. The film indelibly portrays one family caught up in the midst ofChina’s annual New Year’s mass migration from the teeming urban centers back to … Continue reading

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Upcoming Peace Corps Information Meeting

Hello, You are invited to a Peace Corps general information meeting on Thursday January 26th from 5-6:30PM in Thompson Hall room 125, at the University of Washington. In celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day we will be discussing … Continue reading

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Egypt One Year After the Revolution

Wednesday January 18, 2012 3:00-4:00 p.m. Thomson Hall, Room 317 Egyptian Ambassador Hesham Elnakib; Moderated by Ellis Goldberg Middle East Center   Ambassador Hesham Elnakib has held a variety of important posts within the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs including … Continue reading

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Jan 19th Colloquium on Combating and Preventing Human Trafficking

Recent Developments in Combating and Preventing Human Trafficking: Facts, Myths, Challenges Brownbag colloquium by Dr. Helga Konrad Thursday, January 19, 11:45am-1:15pm, CMU #104 Sponsored by the UW Department of Communication Overview: In recent years hundreds of anti-trafficking recommendations have been … Continue reading

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Summer Study Abroad in Italy and Spain

Border(less) Destinies: Youth, Immigration and Education in Italy and Spain Location: Rome, Italy and León, Spain Department: School of Education Estimated Program Dates: July 19 – August 17, 2012 (Summer B Term) Estimated Program Fee: $5,310 Credits: 12 Program Director: Manka M. Varghese (College of Education); … Continue reading

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