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December 2021

Career Conversation with Jacob Kushner – International Journalist

December 8, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Join us to discuss: Working as a foreign correspondent Tips for freelancing (pitching stories) Reporting on science, migration, conflict and human rights Becoming a 'subject expert' and leveraging your expertise   Jacob Kushner, Freelance Journalist…

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March 2022

“Indigenous Struggles to Preserve Their Land in Brazil” A Virtual Roundtable with Indigenous Leaders & Scholars of Brazilian History & Culture

March 7 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Simultaneous translation between Portuguese and English will be available. Please join us (on Zoom) Monday March 7 at 4:00 pm CST for a virtual roundtable featuring indigenous leaders and scholars of Brazilian history and culture. The speakers…

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April 2022

“The Retornados Speak: The Politics of (Non)Belonging Confront Portugal’s Reimagined National Identity”

April 6 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Room 206 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Drive
Madison, 53706 United States
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Professor Ana Catarina Teixeira About the presentation: In the aftermath of the Carnation Revolution in Portugal, from May 1974 until the late 1970s, over half a million Portuguese citizens were forced to leave Portugal’s ex-African…

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Lecture: “Museums and Human Rights: The Constitutional Controversy Presented by the University of Guadalajara to the Mexican Supreme Court”

April 29 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Room 206 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Drive
Madison, 53706 United States
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Dr. Eduardo Santana Castellon About the presentation: On August 2021, the governor of the state of Jalisco, México, decided to remove 140 million pesos from the congressional previously-approved budget of the University of Guadalajara (UdeG)…

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September 2022

“Sustainability and Placemaking in Latinx Communities”

September 22 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

As part of Chican@ & Latin@ Studies Today Series: Contributors to the new volume Building Sustainable Worlds: Latinx Placemaking in the Midwest, just out from the University of Illinois Press, will share their thoughts on the…

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October 2022

“Opacity, Rézonans, and the Politics of Bearing Witness in Anthropology”

October 21 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
3413 North Downer Avenue, Sabin Hall G28 Milwaukee, WI United States

As part of the Anthropology Colloquium Series About the presentation: What are the politics of bearing witness through ethnography? As demands for anthropologists to acknowledge and confront our discipline’s entanglements and complicity with structures of…

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November 2022

“The Perfection of Nature: Animals, Breeding, and Race in the Renaissance”

November 2 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Presented by Professor Mackenzie Cooley. About the presentation: Mackenzie Cooley is an intellectual historian who studies the uses, abuses, and understandings of the natural world in early modern science and medicine. Her first book, The Perfection…

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Lecture: “Into Africa: Reporting on the return of other peoples’ things”

November 28 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
TITU, Memorial Union, 800 Langdon St.
Madison, WI 53706
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About the presentation: The debate over Africa’s lost cultural heritage is transforming. It’s no longer merely a question of whether certain African artifacts should be returned. Some question whether North American and European museums should…

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December 2022

Lecture: “STEM Pipeline or Catalyst for Change? Science Teachers Negotiating Contested Definitions of Equity”

December 1 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Teacher Education Building, 225 North Mills Street
Madison, WI 53706

Dr. Morales-Doyle Presented by Dr. Daniel Morales-Doyle, Associate Professor of Science Education, University of Illinois-Chicago Dr. Morales-Doyle is an associate professor of science education and coordinator of the licensure strand of the MEd Science Education program.…

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Career Conversation with Jacob Kushner – International Journalist

December 1 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Join us to discuss: Working as a foreign correspondent Tips for freelancing (pitching stories) Reporting on science, migration, conflict and human rights Becoming a 'subject expert' and leveraging your expertise   Jacob Kushner, Freelance Journalist…

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