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  • 10/21/2020 - Speaker: Chimène Keitner (Alfred and Hanna Fromm Professor of International Law, UC Hastings Law) Respondent: Patrick Keenan (...

  • 10/14/2020 - Speaker: Eric T. Freyfogle Professor Freyfogle is the author or editor of a dozen books dealing with issues...

  • 10/09/2020 - Speaker: Courtney Cuthbertson Using the sociological framing of the stress process model, this presentation will share findings from a...

  • 09/21/2020 - Speaker: Ian Brooks This presentation will describe the Center for Health Informatics, what it means to be the WHO/PAHO Collaborating...

  • 09/15/2020 - Speaker: Professor Rajmohan Gandhi In his talk for CGS, Prof. Rajmohan Gandhi examined how the pandemic influenced inequalities in the world’s largest democracies, the U.S. and India. What is the...

  • 09/05/2020 - Please see the list of upcoming CGS talks and panel discussions for the fall semester of 2020. To download, please click here.  9/15     Rajmohan...

  • 04/10/2020 - Congratulations Ananya Tiwari for winning the Illinois Innovation Prize for $20,000! Ananya is the co-founder of the SwaTaleem Foundation. The SwaTaleem Foundation works with schools in the remotest...

  • 04/10/2020 - Sanghoon Kim is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Political Science at the University of Illinois. His dissertation research focuses on voting behavior for political parties that are linked...

  • 04/10/2020 - The University of Illinois is part of a global community including students, scholars, and artists. All of us are experiencing the pandemic in different ways shaped by culture, the situations of our...

  • 04/03/2020 - Robert Wegner is a historian of science at Brazil’s national public health institute, Fiocruz.  He spent the 2019 academic year at Illinois conducting research on early 20th century genetics, looking...

  • 03/27/2020 - Mahmood Khosrowjerdi is a senior academic librarian (førstebibliotekar) at the Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences (Rena, Norway). Mahmood has a PhD in Library and Information Science (...

  • 01/10/2020 - Yasuyo Inoue is a Library Science professor at Dokkyo University in Saitama, Japan and had spent from September 2019 to January 2020 at the Center for Global Studies as a visiting scholar....