Wed, March 25, 2015 • 12:00 PM • College of Liberal Arts Glickman Conference Center
The 2015 conference, “Feminist Geographies: Mapping Spaces, Nations and States of Being” will be held in the Student Activities Center and the College of Liberal Arts Building (CLA) Glickman Center.
Professor Simone Browne, CWGS Core Faculty and in the Department of African and African Diaspora Studies, whose scholarship focuses on place, borders, race and surveillance, will deliver the pre-conference key note address on Tuesday, March 24 at 6pm in the College of Liberal Arts Glickman Conference Center in CLA 1.302E
Professor Omise’eke Natasha Tinsley, CWGS Core Faculty and in the Department of African and African Diaspora Studies, will deliver the keynote address at a luncheon on Thursday, March 26 at 12:00pm in CLA 1.302E. will be the speaker. with a reception to follow.
Moderated panels will take place from 12pm-5pm Wednesday on March 25th and from 9am-6pm Thursday on March 26th at the Student Activity Center (SAC), Rooms 3.106 & 3.116.
Conference Program: http://sites.utexas.edu/feministgeographies/program/
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The 2014-15 Berkeley-AIPS Urdu Language Program in Pakistan will begin in mid-August 2014. Jointly administered by the America Institute of Pakistan Studies (AIPS) and the Center for South Asia Studies (CSAS) at the University of California at Berkeley, the program will be based in Lahore with language instruction offered at the Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) campus. This will be an intensive language program that will provide daily classroom instruction, five days a week. Classes will be small and individual tutorials will be provided. There will be regular assignments outside of class and special emphasis will be placed on connecting with the local speech community as well as self-management of learning. Participants will need to take part in all program events, such as attending films, plays and other cultural activities and will be expected to devote all their energies to activities that will increase their competence in all areas of language skills, such as speaking, listening, reading, and writing.
The program will award annual fellowships to (a) ten US-based students to spend approximately fifteen-weeks to study Urdu through an intensive Urdu language immersion program based at Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) in Pakistan and (b) two to three US-based internships, for Pakistan-based Urdu teachers, focused on teaching Urdu as a second language.
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Please see the attached CALL FOR PAPERS for the 11th Annual Duke-UNC Islamic Studies Graduate Student Conference in February 2014. This year’s theme is “Cartographies of Islam: Creating Locations and Places Beyond Meaning.”If you could forward this CFP to a listserv that reaches your graduate students, we would greatly appreciate it.
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Greetings from study abroad,
I want to share information from one of our affiliate partners, CIEE…
The new LIFT scholarship is targeted to students studying Chinese, Japanese, Portuguese, Arabic and Russian.
CIEE is attempting to help students attain their goal of language acquisition through long-term study abroad and they have therefore allocated $100,000 to the new LIFT scholarship fund. CIEE is offering $5,000 scholarships to students who apply for an academic year CIEE program of language study in one of the aforementioned languages.
You may learn more about the LIFT scholarship using the following link:
The deadline for 2014 programs is April 15.
Thanks for your attention,
Advising Team Leader | Study Abroad
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