International

Today, February 20, 2018

12:30-1:30 p.m.

Every Day We Live Is the Future. Stories of Nicaraguan Migrant Families

Presented by: Douglas Haynes, Associate Professor, Department of English at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh

206 Ingraham Hall

3-5 p.m.

5-7 p.m.

Spanish Conversation Table

La mesa de conversación

The Sett, 2nd floor, Union South

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

11 a.m.-1 p.m.

6 p.m.

Wednesday dinner at the French House

Weekly French immersion dinner for all levels

The French House, 633 N Frances St.

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Noon-1 p.m.

Center for South Asia Weekly Lecture Series

"Namaste Nation: Postcolonial Orientalism and the American Yoga Industry" Rumya Putcha (Assistant Professor, Performance Studies, Texas A&M University)

206 Ingraham Hall

4-5:30 p.m.

CREECA Spring Lecture Series

Shadow of the Hegemon: Eastern Europe, Havel, and their Interpreters

206 Ingraham Hall

6-8 p.m.

International Trivia Night

State Street Brats, 2nd Floor

7 p.m.

Cineteca Film Screening - "Terraferma"

Italian film with English subtitles

L196 Education Building

Friday, February 23, 2018

Noon-1:30 p.m.

Center for Southeast Asian Studies Friday Forum Lecture Series

William Robichaud, "New Species, New Extinctions in Laos & Vietnam"

206, Ingraham Hall

12:15 p.m.

Friday lunch at the French House

Weekly French immersion lunch for all levels

The French House, 633 N Frances St.

Saturday, February 24, 2018

10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

International Festival

Local is Global

Overture Center

Monday, February 26, 2018

5-7 p.m.

A Tip or Two from Peace Corps

Meetup with returned volunteers

Rathskellar, Memorial Union

6:30 p.m.

Conversation à Barriques

Weekly French conversation for all levels

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

12:30-1:30 p.m.

The Politics of Blackness. Racial Identity and Political Behavior in Contemporary Brazil.

Presented by: Gladys Mitchell-Walthour, Assistant Professor of Public Policy & Political Economy Department of Africology, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee

206 Ingraham Hall

5-7 p.m.

Spanish Conversation Table

La mesa de conversación

The Sett, 2nd floor, Union South

7-8:30 p.m.

Kiribati: Voices From the Last Generation

Film and panel on environmental issues in Peace Corps countries

Marquee Theater, Union South

7-8:30 p.m.

A Conversation about Russian Influence in U.S. Elections

UW-Madison Faculty Panel Discussion

325/326, Pyle Center

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

10-11 a.m.

Narrating the ‘Righteous in the Colombian Armed Conflict’:

A civil pedagogy of solidarity for highly polarized and deeply divided societies

206 Ingraham Hall

11 a.m.-1 p.m.

12:30-1:30 p.m.

The Political Consequences of Economic Shocks:

Evidence from Poland

La Follette House Conference Room, 1225 Observatory Dr.

4-5:30 p.m.

Writing Center Workshop

Peace Corps Application/Reapplication Workshop: Writing the Résumé and Motivation Statement

6172 Helen C. White Hall

4-5:15 p.m.

FRIT Research Seminar Series

February Edition

TITU , Union South

6 p.m.

Wednesday dinner at the French House

Weekly French immersion dinner for all levels

The French House, 633 N Frances St.

Thursday, March 01, 2018

Noon-1 p.m.

Center for South Asia Weekly Lecture Series

"Illicit Sex in a ‘Globalizing’ World: Gender, Mobility, and Law in Eighteenth-Century Marwar" Divya Cherian (Assistant Professor, History, Princeton University)

206 Ingraham Hall

2:15-4:15 p.m.

Open House at Peace Corps

It's Peace Corps Week!

260 Bascom Hall

4-5:30 p.m.

CREECA Spring Lecture Series

Hate Crimes against LGBT People in Russia: The Current State of Affairs and Prospects for Further Research

206 Ingraham Hall

7 p.m.

Cineteca Film Screening - "La siciliana ribelle"

Italian film with English subtitles

L196 Education Building

Friday, March 02, 2018

11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Noon-1:30 p.m.

Center for Southeast Asian Studies Friday Forum Lecture Series

Stephanie Koning, "Structured and Stricturing: Social Patterns of Discrimination, Human Rights Abuses, and Violence Against Women at the Thai-Myanmar Border"

206, Ingraham Hall

12:15 p.m.

Friday lunch at the French House

Weekly French immersion lunch for all levels

The French House, 633 N Frances St.

Saturday, March 03, 2018

9 a.m.-4 p.m.

11:30 a.m.-2 p.m.

Freeze for Food

5K/10K Walk/Run

1602 Vilas Park Dr., Madison WI, ice skating shelter

7:30 p.m.

Eighth Blackbird

Contemporary classical

Wisconsin Union Theater

Monday, March 05, 2018

Noon-1 p.m.

Middle East Studies Lecture Series

Bican Sahin: "An Assessment of Democracy in Turkey from A Liberal Perspective"

206 Ingraham Hall

6:30-8:30 p.m.

Flag Football 101

Learn the basics of flag football from Rec Sports staff

Gymnasium-Natatorium

6:30 p.m.

Conversation à Barriques

Weekly French conversation for all levels