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Upcoming Events


Thursday, January 29, 7:30-9p

“An Evening With Ari Shavit”

Location: Fine Arts Auditorium

*Sponsored by IU Hillel


Monday, February 2, 4-6p

“The Foreign Mother Tongue”, Lecture by Bestselling Author Sayed Kashua

Location: Ballantine Hall, Rm 310

*Co-Sponsoring with Jewish Studies Program


Monday, February 9, 4-6p

“Covering Islam 2015 with Arsalan Iftikhar”

Location: Grand Hall of the Neal Marshall Black Cultural Center



Wednesday, February 11, 11:45a

Lunch and a Lecture: "Does Iran still need a Supreme Leader?", by Prof. Choksy

Location: CSME, 1105 E Atwater


Thursday, February 12, 12:00p

"Does Iran still need a Supreme Leader?", by Andrew Reynolds

Location: Maurer School of Law, Room 124

*Sponsored by Center for Constitutional Democracy, IU Maurer School of Law


Wednesday, February 18, 4:30-6:30p

"My Voice Is My Weapon": Book Signing and Lecture by Prof. David McDonald

Location: IMU, Dogwood Room


Thursday, February 26, 12-1p

Forum discussion with University of Pittsburgh School of Law's Prof. Haider Ala Hamoudi

Location: Maurer School of Law, Rm 213



Monday, March 2, 12-1p

Lunch and a Lecture:"Gender Ideology in North Africa and the Middle East "

Graduate Student Tamara van der Does, Department of Sociology and Department of Statistics, IUB

Location: CSME, 1105 E Atwater



Thursday, March 12, 6 - 8:30pm

"Jumping Over Fire: Writers on Iran and Identity "

Location: Neal-Marshall Black Culture Center

*Sponsored by IU Creative Writing Program



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"States of Palestine at the International Arena: A Discussion on Current Events in Palestine" - A Lecture by Dr. Riyad H. Mansour, Permanent Observer of Palestine to the United Nations


Jan. 20, 2015





Registration Open for:

Institute for Curriculum and Campus Internationalization

Sponsored by the Center for the Study of Global Change, School of Global and International Studies

Why Attend ICCI?

This unique institute facilitates the internationalization of your campus or unit, curriculum, and/or individual course, to better prepare students, faculty, and staff to be effective scholars, practitioners, and citizens of the 21st century.

Deadline to Apply: April 15, 2015

Costs: Institute- $450 (includes all events, materials, all meals except 1 dinner); Pre-institute- $75 (includes materials & meals).

Date: May 17-20, 2015 (in Bloomington, Indiana)

For questions, contact: