Past Social Science and Public Policy Events

February 26, 2020

Hebrew Culture and Conversation Table

February 26, 2020 at 12:30pm1:30pm

Eggers Hall, 352

Come join us for some good conversation in Hebrew in a relaxed setting. Hebrew Culture and Conversation Table will be led by Michal Downie, Instructor of Hebrew, Department of Languages, Literatures,…

Brexit: How Did We Get Here? What Happens Next?

February 26, 2020 at 12:30pm2:00pm

Eggers Hall, 100

Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs Center for European Studies present Brexit: How Did We Get Here? What Happens Next? The UK finally left the EU on January 31st this year. Although a transition…

February 25, 2020

Arabic Culture and Conversation Table

February 25, 2020 at 5:00pm6:00pm

Eggers Hall, 352

Come join us for some good conversation in Arabic in a relaxed setting. Arabic Culture and Conversation Table will be led by faculty members of the Arabic Program, Department of Languages,…

Magallanes – Film Screening

February 25, 2020 at 5:00pm7:00pm

Eggers Hall, 341

Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs Program on Latin America and the Caribbean present Magallanes – Film Screening  The sins of the past force a painful reckoning in the present in…

The Intelligence Community: Missions and Public Service

February 25, 2020 at 12:30pm2:00pm

Eggers Hall, 341

Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs South Asia Centers presents Robert Murrett, Deputy Director, Institute for Security Policy and Law, Syracuse University The Intelligence Community: Missions and…

February 24, 2020

Export Markets and Long-Run Industry Adjustment: State, Private, and Foreign Firms in Vietnam

February 24, 2020 at 4:00pm5:30pm

Eggers Hall, 341

Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs Trade, Development and Political Economy Brian McCaig Associate Professor of Economics Wilfrid Laurier University Export Markets and Long-Run Industry Adjustment:…

Export Markets and Long-Run Industry Adjustment: State, Private, and Foreign Firms in Vietnam

February 24, 2020 at 4:00pm5:30pm

Eggers Hall, 341

Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs Trade, Development and Political Economy Brian McCaig Associate Professor of Economics Wilfrid Laurier University Export Markets and Long-Run Industry Adjustment:…

Italian Culture and Conversation Table

February 24, 2020 at 2:00pm3:00pm

Eggers Hall, 306B

Qui si parla italiano! If you are interested in Italian language and culture, please join us for pizza, biscotti, caffè, and conversazione! All levels of language ability are welcome (from beginners…

The Puzzle of Prison Order: Why Life Behind Bars Varies Around the World

February 24, 2020 at 12:00pm1:30pm

Eggers Hall, 341

Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs Sovereignty, Order and Conflict David Skarbek Brown University Associate Professor Department of Political Science Political Theory Project The Puzzle of Prison…

February 21, 2020

Russian Culture and Conversation Table

February 21, 2020 at 3:30pm5:30pm

Eggers Hall, 341

Please join us for a great opportunity to practice your Russian conversation skills and learn about Russian culture. All are welcome to attend, from beginners to native speakers. Sponsored by…

Spanish Culture and Conversation Table

February 21, 2020 at 12:00pm1:00pm

Eggers Hall, 341

This is a wonderful opportunity to practice your Spanish conversation and learn about the cultures of Latin America, the Caribbean and Spain. Sponsored by Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs,…

February 20, 2020

Radhika Govindrajan: On the Political Lives of Cows, Rivers, and Mountains in Contemporary India

February 20, 2020 at 4:00pm5:00pm

Maxwell Hall, 204

Dr. Radhika Govindrajan will  discuss More-Than-Human-Democracy: On the Political Lives of Cows, Rivers, and Mountains in Contemporary India Sponsored by the Department of Anthropology, the…

February 19, 2020

Hindi-Urdu Culture and Conversation Table-SAC

February 19, 2020 at 2:15pm3:45pm

Eggers Hall, 352

Please join us for a great opportunity to practice your Hindi-Urdu conversation skills. All are welcome to attend, from beginners to native speakers.This event is sponsored by the South Asia Center…

Hindi-Urdu Culture and Conversation Table-SAC

February 19, 2020 at 2:15pm3:45pm

Eggers Hall, 352

Please join us for a great opportunity to practice your Hindi-Urdu conversation skills. All are welcome to attend, from beginners to native speakers.This event is sponsored by the South Asia Center…

How Beauty Can Save Us

February 19, 2020 at 12:30pm1:30pm

Eggers Hall, 400A

Prof. Harvey Teres, Professor, Dean’s Professor for the Public Humanities, English, will speak as part of the PARCC Conversations in Conflict Studies Speaker Series.  Sponsored by PARCC. For…

Election 2020: Foreign Policy Challenges

February 19, 2020 at 12:00pm1:00pm

Eggers Hall, 225B

This is a conference call hosted by the Council on Foreign Relations. The Academic Conference Call series provides the opportunity for students across the country and around the world to participate…

February 18, 2020

Claiming Water: Building Dams and Subjects in British India

February 18, 2020 at 12:30pm1:45pm

Eggers Hall, 341

Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs South Asia Center presents Radha Kumar, Assistant Professor of History, Syracuse University Claiming Water: Building Dams and Subjects in British India The 1930s…

February 14, 2020

Mamluk Metalwork in West Africa: Material Dialogues during the Age of Empire

February 14, 2020 at 12:45pm2:30pm

Eggers Hall, 112

Mamluk Metalwork in West Africa: Material Dialogues during the Age of Empire A Talk by Raymond Silverman, Professor, History of Art, African Studies and Museum Studies, University of Michigan The…

February 13, 2020

Russian Culture and Conversation Table

February 13, 2020 at 3:30pm5:30pm

Eggers Hall, 341

Please join us for a great opportunity to practice your Russian conversation skills and learn about Russian culture. All are welcome to attend, from beginners to native speakers. Sponsored by…

Reputation for Resolve: How Leaders Signal Determination in International Politics

February 13, 2020 at 12:00pm1:30pm

Eggers Hall, 341

“Danielle Lupton’s Reputation for Resolve: How Leaders Signal Determination in International Politics (Cornell University Press, 2020) examines how leaders establish reputations in…