The Proof is in the Pudding: Putin’s Pivot to Asia with Dr. David Abramson ’87 — Today, 4:30 p.m.

The Proof is in the Pudding: Putin’s Pivot to Asia Monday March 26, 4.30 pm, PAC 001 Dr. David Abramson, Senior Analyst in the Office of Analysis for Russia and Eurasia at the U.S. Department of State. will discuss the drivers of Russia’s outreach in Asia and its prospects for success. Putin initiated his pivot to Asia policy even before … Read moreThe Proof is in the Pudding: Putin’s Pivot to Asia with Dr. David Abramson ’87 — Today, 4:30 p.m.

REES Lecture: “Derelict Futures: Soviet Industrial Space in Contemporary Russian Culture” by Daria Exerova — 12/5, 11:50 a.m.

Please join us for a lecture by Daria Ezerova, “Derelict Futures: Soviet Industrial Space in Contemporary Russian Culture.” Tuesday Dec. 5, 11:50-1:00, 112 Boger Hall Daria Ezerova is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures at Yale University. Her dissertation is titled “Derelict Futures: The Spaces of Socialism in Contemporary Russian … Read moreREES Lecture: “Derelict Futures: Soviet Industrial Space in Contemporary Russian Culture” by Daria Exerova — 12/5, 11:50 a.m.

Africa Week Events — Nov. 28-Dec. 2

African Students Association’s Africa Week! Tomorrow, Tuesday, November 28th, 2017 will kick off our first event with a film screening of Stories of Our Lives, which is a Kenyan film that was released in 2014 and created by The Nest Collective, a Nairobi-based arts collective. The film is an anthology of five short films dramatizing true stories of LGBT … Read moreAfrica Week Events — Nov. 28-Dec. 2

International Education Week Activities November 13-17

Dear Wesleyan students, November 13-17 marks this year’s International Education Week, an initiative that is cosponsored by the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education in order to highlight the importance of global learning on our university campuses. The Fries Center for Global Studies staff has put together a rich agenda of … Read moreInternational Education Week Activities November 13-17

Danza Organica — today

DANZA ORGÁNICA: Marsha Parrilla TALK and PARTICIPATORY DISCUSSION Friday, November 3, 1:40PM Schonberg Studio, 247 Pine Street Puerto Rico was hit by the worst hurricane in over a century. There is currently a humanitarian crisis. Hurricane María left the entire island without electricity, water, and has taken the homes of thousands of Puerto Ricans. The country … Read moreDanza Organica — today

Discussion: “The Political Crisis in Catalonia” –10/10 at noon

Tuesday October 10, 2017 12:00-1:00 pm, Fisk 201 Pizza will be served The Catalonian drive for independence has met with fierce resistance from the Spanish government in Madrid. Does Catalonia deserve independence? What are the ways that the political standoff can be resolved? These issues will be discussed by Antonio Gonzalez (Romance Languages) and Peter … Read moreDiscussion: “The Political Crisis in Catalonia” –10/10 at noon

International Education Posters — Submission Deadline: 10/15

The Fries Center for Global Studies (FCGS) is now accepting proposals for posters during International Education Week (November 13 – 17). Posters will be presented during lunch on Tuesday, November 14. We invite students to submit a proposal to share their international experience — including experiences in the United States — to showcase research, internships, … Read moreInternational Education Posters — Submission Deadline: 10/15