Category Archives: globalization

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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Summer Social Science Courses

SLink classes for Summer quarter 09′ Continue reading

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Seoul’s Quest For a New Identity:: Lecture 6:30pm 4/22/09

Seoul, Architecture, doojin hwang Continue reading

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New Course in Labor Studies for Spring Quarter!

n Spring 2009, the Bridges Center is proud to sponsor this special course in Labor Studies. Students, please consider registering for this class, which may not be offered again. Faculty, lease help us publicize this course by passing it along … Continue reading

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Between Imperial Visions and Anti-Imperialist Thought: Grand Strategy Dilemmas of the Japanese and Ottoman Empires. 12:00-1:15 PM, 317 Thomson Hall

Between Imperial Visions and Anti-Imperialist Thought: Grand Strategy Dilemmas of the Japanese and Ottoman Empires. 12:00-1:15 PM, 317 Thomson Hall. Speaker: Cemil Aydin The Japanese Empire of the late 1930s, like other modern empires, was fraught with contradiction: Japanese Asianists … Continue reading

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Economics Study Abroad Info Session

Tuesday (20th)  3:30-4:20  Denny 302 The Economics Undergraduate Board (EUB) and the Economics Department will be holding an informal seminar for students interested in studying abroad with the Econ deparment.  Destinations include: Bangkok, Thailand; Tilburg, Holland; Munich, Germany; Balzano, Italy; … Continue reading

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Study Abroad in the Himalayas!

Environment and Development in the Himalayas, Study Abroad Opportunity Fall 2009 Are you excited by the prospect of living, studying and working in the stunning beauty of India’s Himalaya mountains? Then consider joining this program. In a partnership with the … Continue reading

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