Center for International Studies

Upcoming Events

25 Aug
4th Annual EuroFest

EuroFest is a family friendly festival featuring all things Europe in the ‘Burgh. Local artisans and vendors will create a dynamic marketplace and...

August 25, 2019 11:00 a.m.
12 Sep
ASP Welcome Reception

Join the African Studies Program as we welcome in the new academic year with our annual welcome reception! Meet staff, affiliated faculty and fellow students...

September 12, 2019 4:00 p.m.
12 Sep
Producing Power: The History of the Soviet Nuclear Industry

The Chernobyl disaster immediately comes to mind when we think of the Soviet nuclear industry. What about the history of Soviet nuclear power in the four...

September 12, 2019 4:00 p.m.
20 Sep
Let's Talk Africa: African Languages in Colleges and Universities

Professor Antonia Schleicher serves as the Executive Director of both the National Council of Less-Commonly Taught Languages (NCOLCTL) and the African...

September 20, 2019 1:00 p.m.
10 Oct
Everyday Radioactive Life in Semipalatinsk, Kazakhstan

From 1949 to 1989, the Soviet Union conducted 456 nuclear tests at Semipalatinsk nuclear test site in Kazakhstan. Despite decades of nuclear fallout, Kazakh...

October 10, 2019 4:00 p.m.
16 Oct
Let's Talk Africa: ASP Student Panel on Summer Experiences in Africa

Join the African Studies Program students as they share their summer abroad experiences while in Africa! We will hold a round-table discussion at the event....

October 16, 2019 3:00 p.m.
17 Oct
Atoms and Aliens in Eurasian Science Fiction

Since the mid-20th century , science fiction ahs shaped our view of the nuclear. The possibilities and horror of the nuclear has had a comparable impact on...

October 17, 2019 4:00 p.m.
01 Nov
Let's Talk Africa: Role of Ethics in Ghanaian Women's Business Leadership Development

Dr. Jennifer Petrie will be presenting on the Role of Ethics in Ghanaian Women’s Business Leadership Development. She describes the findings from her mixed...

November 01, 2019 1:00 p.m.
07 Nov
Soviet and American Plans to Survive Nuclear Armageddon

The United States and the Soviet Union were locked n a decades-long nuclear race. Though the Cold War rivals acheived "mutual-assured destruction" in the...

November 07, 2019 4:00 p.m.