Tag: Global Studies

Movie is final fall 2019 Global Studies event, Wednesday, Nov. 13

On Wednesday, Nov. 13, 6 to 8 p.m., the conclusion to the Fall 2019 Global Studies Discussion series will take place. For the last event this semester, the movie, “Measuring the World” (Germany, 2012) in the Christie Theatre (University Union, lower level) will be shown. The movie chronicles the life and legacy of Alexander von Humboldt. Check out the trailer. […]

Reminder: Fall 2019 Global Studies Event, ‘Hong Kong Protests’ Nov. 1

On Friday, Nov., 1, 2019 from 1 to 2:30 p.m. in MAC 111, there will be a Fall 2019 Global Studies event discussing recent Hong Kong Protests in context of both the 70th anniversary of the founding of People’s Republic of China and U.S.-China bilateral relations. Laurie Dennis, Associate Director of UW China Initiative and […]

Fall 2019 Global Studies Event, ‘Hong Kong Protests’ Nov. 1

On Friday, Nov., 1, 2019 from 1 to 2:30 p.m. in MAC 111, there will be a Fall 2019 Global Studies event discussing recent Hong Kong Protests in context of both the 70th anniversary of the founding of People’s Republic of China and U.S.-China bilateral relations. Laurie Dennis, Associate Director of UW China Initiative and […]

Reminder: Friday, Oct. 11 is next Global Studies conversation

Global Studies hosts “Invention of Nature – Alexander von Humboldt’s New World: A Book Discussion,” Friday, Oct. 11, from 1 to 2:30 p.m. in MAC 201/Gathering Room on the Green Bay Campus. This book relates to a semester-long celebration of the legacy of Alexander von Humboldt, whose 250th birthday anniversary the world observes in 2019. The […]

Faculty note: Prof. Coury is invited keynote speaker in North Kosovo

UW-Green Bay Professor David Coury (Humanities, German, and Global Studies) was an invited keynote speaker at the conference “Science Beyond Borders 3” at the University of Priština—Kosovska Mitrovica, North Kosovo. His presentation was entitled “The Winter of our Discontent: Fortress Europe and the Rise of Populism,” dealing with the rise of new borders and the […]

Friday, Oct. 11 is next Global Studies conversation

Global Studies hosts “Invention of Nature – Alexander von Humboldt’s New World: A Book Discussion,” Friday, Oct. 11, from 1 to 2:30 p.m. in MAC 201/Gathering Room, Green Bay Campus. The book is available at The Phoenix Bookstore. This book relates to a semester-long celebration of the legacy of Alexander von Humboldt, whose 250th birthday anniversary […]

Faculty note: Prof. Levintova receives Western Michigan’s Political Science Alumni Achievement Award

Prof. Katia Levintova (Democracy and Justice Studies, Global Studies and Political Science) received Western Michigan’s Political Science Alumni Achievement Award for 2019. Prof. Levintova attended Western Michigan for her doctoral degree. Past recipients and more information can be found here. Congratulations!