Past Social Science and Public Policy Events

March 6, 2020

Portuguese Culture and Conversation Table

March 6, 2020 at 12:00pm1:00pm

Eggers Hall, 306B

This is a wonderful opportunity to practice your Portuguese conversation. All proficiency levels welcome! Sponsored by Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs, Program on Latin America and the Caribbean…

March 5, 2020

Dear Ex – Film Screening

March 5, 2020 at 6:00pm8:00pm

Maxwell Hall, 111

Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs East Asia Program present Dear Ex – Film Screening When the husband who left her three years previously finally dies from liver cancer, Sanlian (Ying-Xuan…

Chinese Culture and Conversation Table

March 5, 2020 at 12:00pm1:00pm

Eggers Hall, 352

Please join us for the opportunity to practice your Chinese and learn more about a variety of cultural topics. The Culture and Conversation Table will serve as a forum to meet and converse with…

March 4, 2020

The Radical Potential of Mothering During the Egyptian Revolution

March 4, 2020 at 4:30pm6:00pm

Eggers Hall, 220

Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs Middle Eastern Studies Program present The Radical Potential of Mothering During the Egyptian Revolution A Talk by Nadine Naber, Professor, Department of Gender…

Hebrew Culture and Conversation Table

March 4, 2020 at 2:00pm3:00pm

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,…

Gods Rape, Kings Rape and Demons Rape: History of Sexual Assault in Ancient India

March 4, 2020 at 12:30pm2:00pm

Maxwell Hall, 204

Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs South Asia Centers presents Anisha Saxena, Assistant Professor of History, Onondaga Community College Gods Rape, Kings Rape and Demons Rape: History of Sexual…

U.S. Security and Sovereignty in an Era of Non-State Threats

March 4, 2020 at 12:30pm1:30pm

Eggers Hall, 400A

U.S. Security and Sovereignty in an Era of Non-State Threats, a talk by Prof. Renee de Nevers, part of the PARCC Conversations in Conflict Studies Speaker Series.  Sponsored by PARCC.  For more…

EU-Russian ”Strategic Partnership”: How It All Ended

March 4, 2020 at 12:15pm2:00pm

Eggers Hall, 100

Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs Center for European Studies present EU-Russian ”Strategic Partnership”: How It All Ended A Talk by Arkady Moshes,Program Director for the EU Eastern…

Applied Micro Seminar: Nicolas Ziebarth

March 4, 2020 at 11:00am12:30pm

Eggers Hall, 112

Mandated Sick Pay: Coverage, Utilization, and Welfare Effects. This paper presentation evaluates the labor market effects of sick pay mandates in the United States. Using the National Compensation…

March 3, 2020

The Anthropology Club Presents: Zoë Crossland

March 3, 2020 at 4:00pm5:00pm

Maxwell Hall, 204

Zoë will examine the ways in which the dead body is used as an imaginative resource to think about the workings of fact and evidence in popular texts about North American forensic anthropology. If…

People Power in International Relations

March 3, 2020 at 3:30pm5:00pm

Eggers Hall, 341

Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs Korean Peninsula Affairs Center present People Power in International Relations A Talk by Douglas Hostetter, UN Representative, Pax Christi International Doug…

Turkish Culture and Conversation Table

March 3, 2020 at 12:00pm1:30pm

Eggers Hall, 352

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).…

February 28, 2020

Persian Culture and Conversation Table

February 28, 2020 at 5:30pm7:30pm

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. Sponsored by Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs, Middle…

Studying Up the Volatile State: What Deportation Orders Teach Us About the US Immigration System

February 28, 2020 at 3:30pm4:30pm

Eggers Hall, 032

Guest Speaker: Austin Kocher, Faculty Fellow, Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse, Syracuse University. The U.S. immigration system is in crisis.  As a result of Obama- and Trump-era…

Data Analytics in Foreign Policy

February 28, 2020 at 12:30pm1:30pm

Eggers Hall, 220

‘Data Analytics in Foreign Policy’ presented by Matthew Steinhelfer, Acting Deputy Assistant, Bureau of Conflict and Stabilization Operations, part of the PARCC Conversations in Conflict…

February 27, 2020

The AGSO presents Dr. Cameron Gokee

February 27, 2020 at 4:00pm5:00pm

Hall of Languages, 500

Conflict and Community in a West African Shatter Zone If you have any questions or require accommodations, please contact Julia McDaniel Bouley at jumcdani@syr.edu by 02/14.

Moynihan Institute’s Call for Proposal – Summer Research Grants Deadline Date

February 27, 2020

Call for Proposals for Summer Research Grants Middle Eastern Studies: This year the Moynihan Institute’s Middle Eastern Studies Program will grant awards to PhD and MA candidates from any…

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,…