Category Archive for 'Current Events'
The Second Annual Wesleyan International Relations Associations Conference: “The Cold War of the Middle East: Saudi Arabia-Iran Relations” Since tensions have been escalating recently between the two nations, with notable US involvement, this is particularly timely topic. From nuclear concerns to religious conflict, this topic features multiple facets that cannot be understood alone. Though the [...]
Social Justice Leadership Conference: The Social Justice Leadership Conference (SJLC) is a collaborative effort which provides a space for students, student groups, community members, alumni, faculty, and staff to discuss social justice and to learn and refine leadership skills. SJLC seeks to empower its participants to create change by applying the skills and knowledge acquired [...]
The Wesleyan Forum for International Development Saturday, February 18, 2012 9:30 am – 5 pm Check-in table at 41 Wyllys. Attendance is free. No registration is required. Come and go as you please. Free breakfast, Iguanas Ranas lunch and book for those who arrive by 10 am. Come engage in a dialogue about what works and what doesn’t [...]
The Wesleyan International Relations Association invites you to its 2011 Conference, “Deciphering Pakistan and US-Pakistan Relations” organized in collaboration with Wesleyan South Asian Studies Faculty and Wesleyan Pakistan Flood Relief Initiative. The conference includes panel discussions, a key note talk, a sufi-rock concert by Junoon and a movie screening of Ramchand Pakistani. FREE TO [...]
Dr. F. Christine Fair, Georgetown University “Lashkar-e-Taiba and Pakistan” Thurs., April 7, 2011 4:30-6:00 p.m. PAC 001 Reception to Follow Dr. Fair is an assistant professor in the Center for Peace and Security Studies (CPASS), within Georgetown University’s Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service. Previously, she has served as a senior political scientist with the [...]
The Cambridge Debates Thursday, March 31, 2011 8 p.m. Daniel Family Commons The Cambridge Union Society from Cambridge, England is the oldest student union in the world. They join forces with Wesleyan’s Woodrow Wilson Debate Society to debate the rise of facebook. Don’t miss out on this wildly entertaining program! Free Admission. For more information [...]
The Wesleyan Media Project’s Post-Election Wrap-Up and Public Forum Friday, December 3 at 1 p.m. in Usdan 108 Event is free and open to the public (though seating is limited) Welcome and Project Overview “Interest Groups & Citizens United” – Professor Michael Franz, Bowdoin College and Wesleyan Media Project Co-Director “Advertising Trends in 2010” – [...]