Past Social Science and Public Policy Events

October 17, 2019

Environment, Sustainability, and Policy Speaker Series: Linda Shi

October 17, 2019 at 6:30pm8:00pm

Eggers Hall, 018

Parasitic Resilience? Governing Water across Urban-Rural Divides in Asian Mega-Regions Linda Shi, Department of City and Regional Planning, Cornell University. Abstract: Dominant discourse on…

German Culture and Conversation Table

October 17, 2019 at 5:00pm6:00pm

Eggers Hall, 352

Do you want to learn more about German culture and language? Come to the German Table! Everyone interested in speaking German, or those who just want to listen in are welcome!

October 16, 2019

China’s Belt and Road Initiative

October 16, 2019 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…

October 15, 2019

Turkish Culture and Conversation Table

October 15, 2019 at 3:30pm5:30pm

Eggers Hall, 341

Interested in learning more about Turkish culture, language and meeting your fellow students? Please join us for a Turkish Table! All are welcome to attend (from beginners to native speakers.) Led…

South Asia Center Meet and Greet

October 15, 2019 at 12:30pm1:30pm

Eggers Hall, 341

You are cordially invited to the South Asia Center’s annual Meet & Greet! This is a wonderful opportunity for students, faculty, staff, and community members interested in South Asia to gather,…

October 13, 2019

East Asia Meet and Greet

October 13, 2019 at 5:00pm7:30pm

Inn Complete

You are cordially invited to the East Asia Program’s annual meet & greet. This event, held at the Inn Complete, South Campus, is an opportunity for students, faculty, staff, and others with…

October 11, 2019

Geography, Environment, and Society Colloquium Series: Wendy Wolford

October 11, 2019 at 4:00pm5:30pm

Eggers Hall, 010

The Social Life of Land with Wendy Wolford, Department of Development Sociology, Cornell University. This talk will be the keynote address of the annual Nature-Society Workshop. Abstract: From the…

Nature and Society Workshop Panel 1- Climate Politics: Climate Justice, Strikes and Resistances

October 11, 2019 at 2:00pm3:30pm

Maxwell Hall, 111

Chair: Dominic Wilkins. Syracuse University Whose Climate Justice? Farhana Sultana. Syracuse University Climate Justice and Indigenous Social Movements. Laura Sauls. Clark University Dilemmas of…

Nature and Society Workshop Panel 2- The Amazon Fires, Livelihoods and the State

October 11, 2019 at 2:00pm3:30pm

Eggers Hall, 018

Chair: Jamie Gagliano (TBC). Syracuse University Pachamama Burning: The Politics of Fire in the Bolivian Amazon. Andrea Marston, Rutgers University Traditional Land Uses and Ecotourism in the…

Spanish Culture and Conversation Table

October 11, 2019 at 1:00pm2:00pm

Eggers Hall, 306B

This is a wonderful opportunity to practice your Spanish conversation and learn about the cultures of Latin America, the Caribbean and Spain.

October 10, 2019

The Exclusionary Foundations of Embedded Liberalism

October 10, 2019 at 12:30pm1:30pm

Eggers Hall, 341

Tom Pepinsky, Professor of Government, Cornell University Under embedded liberalism, free trade, multinational investment, and liberal immigration policies enabled factors of production to flow…

October 9, 2019

Liberalizing Industrial Relations in Europe: Rethinking the Role of the State

October 9, 2019 at 12:30pm2:00pm

Maxwell Hall, 204

Liberalizing Industrial Relations in Europe: Rethinking the Role of the State A talk by Chris Howell, James Monroe Professor of Politics at Oberlin College Over the last three decades and more, the…

October 8, 2019

A Toxic Triangle? The India-Afghanistan-Pakistan Dynamic in the 21st Century

October 8, 2019 at 12:30pm1:30pm

Eggers Hall, 341

Avinash Paliwal, Deputy Director, South Asia Institute, Lecturer, International Studies and Diplomacy, SOAS University of London Great power involvement in Afghanistan has often eclipsed analysis…

October 7, 2019

Film Screening and Discussion: “All in My Family”

October 7, 2019 at 6:30pm8:30pm

Eggers Hall, 220

From documentarian Hao Wu comes a heartfelt portrait of how he created a thoroughly modern family in America, only to face the dilemma of introducing his same-sex partner and their children to his…

October 5, 2019

Sustainable South Asia Annual Workshop

October 5, 2019 at 10:00am2:00pm

Hall of Languages, 500

We invite all those in Central New York who are interested in any aspect of sustainability in South Asia to attend and help us plan future sustainability-related events. 9:00 am — Welcome 9:15 am…

October 4, 2019

Persian Culture and Conversation Table

October 4, 2019 at 5:00pm7:00pm

Eggers Hall, 341

Come join us for some good conversation in Persian in a relaxed setting. Persian Culture and Conversation Table will be led by Haleh Tabesh.

Hindi-Urdu Culture and Conversation Table

October 4, 2019 at 12:00pm1:00pm

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.

ASI Seminar: Intergenerational Exchanges in Europe

October 4, 2019 at 12:00pm1:00pm

Lyman Hall, 314

Marco Albertini, Universita di Bologna “Intergenerational Exchanges in Europe” Sponsored by the Aging Studies Institute

October 3, 2019

German Culture and Conversation Table

October 3, 2019 at 5:00pm6:00pm

Eggers Hall, 352

Do you want to learn more about German culture and language? Come to the German Table! Everyone interested in speaking German, or those who just want to listen in are welcome!

Arabic Culture and Conversation Table

October 3, 2019 at 3:30pm4:30pm

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,…