Governments across the World have implemented new laws that promote women's rights. Yet there is still uncertainty about whether the gender progressive laws improve women's lives. There are both theoretical and empirical reasons to believe that formal legal reforms are insufficient unless they consider a variety of obstacles such as accession to courts.
Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 12:00pm
Friday, January 20, 2017 - 8:45am
GISB Room 1060
The 2017 Symposium on Sustainable Development will be a day-long discussion of what is "sustainable development" and how it can be applied to Human Migration. There are many reasons why people migrate, both voluntarily and involuntarily, and every nation on this planet has been shaped by the movement of our populations
Any member of the campus community is welcome to attend for free, so stop by when your schedule allows!
Friday, January 20, 2017 - 12:30pm
GISB Room 1128
Baku, the capital and largest city of Azerbaijan, has increased its visibility and economic
power during the last 10 years thanks to oil money and the international sporting and
cultural events it has hosted. Despite its commonalities with other cities of the post-
Communist states, Baku differs significantly from any other locality. A hybrid regime of
governance, weak civil society, a massive influx of oil money, as well as grand ambitions
have made Baku a unique case. This presentation will identify major forces driving urban
Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 12:00pm to Friday, February 10, 2017 - 12:00pm
Dogwood Room, Indiana Memorial Union
Call for Papers
Proposal submission deadline: Friday, October 28, 2016.
Friday, April 21, 2017 - 8:00am to Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 8:00pm
Holiday Inn - Schaumburg Area 3405 Algonquin Road, Rolling Meadows, IL 60008
The conference aims to pursue a new pathway for advocating innovative approaches in research and practices, maximizing professional exchanges and collaboration among LCTL educators, and leveraging resources and strengths in the less commonly taught languages community. We cordially invite researchers, practitioners, program developers, and administrators in the LCTL community organizations to submit proposals and attend the conference. The 2017 NCOLCTL Conference is scheduled for April 21-23, 2017, with pre-conference workshops scheduled for April 20th, 2017