Center for International Studies

Upcoming Events

24 Feb
East European Festival

Join the Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies for the annual East European Festival on Sunday, February 24, from noon until 4:00pm in the...

February 24, 2019 12:00 p.m.
27 Feb
Antisemitism Then and Now: Perspectives After Tree of Life

This lecture is a part of a one-credit mini course and public lecture series at the University of Pittsburgh. Antisemitism Then and Now: Perspectives After...

February 27, 2019 12:00 p.m.
28 Feb
Police Abolitionism: Power to the People

Lamont Lilly, African-American political activist, will provide a lecture on the topic of abolishing policing in America. This lecture is part of a special...

February 28, 2019 11:30 a.m.
28 Feb
Faculty Networking: The Global Salon

The Year of Pitt Global announces the launch of the Global Salon! All University of Pittsburgh faculty, tenure stream and non-tenure stream, are invited to...

February 28, 2019 12:00 p.m.
07 Mar
Cat Brooks: The Anti Police - Terror Project (APTP)

Cat Brooks, co-founder of the Anti Police-Terror Project, and an organizer for the Black Lives Matter movement, will provide a lecture on the topic of...

March 07, 2019 11:30 a.m.
07 Mar
Spies, Coups and National Liberation: Warsaw Pact Espionage in Africa During the Cold War

A live interview with Natalia Telepneva, University of Warwick The Soviet Union and its Warsaw Pact satellites were ideologically, materially, and...

March 07, 2019 12:00 p.m.
22 Mar
The CISG at Middle Age

On March 22 and 23, 2019, join more than two dozen international scholars on the campus of the University of Pittsburgh for a conference celebrating the...

22 Mar
Maroon Queen, Mother of The Nation & 'Science Woman'

Dr. Harcourt Fuller is an Associate Professor at Georgia State University. His lecture is titled: Maroon Queen, Mother of the Nation, & “Science Woman”:...

March 22, 2019 2:00 p.m.
25 Mar
Critical Research on Africa Series

Dr. Mary B. Setrana is a lecturer at the Centre for Migration Studies, University of Ghana, Legon. She was appointed the first female lecturer at the Centre...

March 25, 2019 1:00 p.m.
28 Mar
Let's Talk Africa: Peacekeeping

Dr. Dennis Jett will give a presentation on why peacekeeping succeeded in Mozambique at the same time it failed in Angola. He will go over perspectives on...

March 28, 2019 1:00 p.m.
28 Mar
Peering Under the Rug: Sources of Information about Russia

Mark Galeotti, Senior Associate Fellow at Royal United Services Institute Maxim Trudolyubov, Vedomosti, Kennan Institute Kevin Rothrock, Meduza A popular...

March 28, 2019 4:00 p.m.
29 Mar
Latin American Social and Public Policy Conference

The LASPP Conference was first held in 1996 and has been held annually since then. It has been organized by the graduate students from the LASPP Graduate...

March 29, 2019 8:30 a.m.
02 Apr
Shaping National Memory: Ukrainian Secret Police Archives and WWII

Jared McBride, University of California, Los Angeles Following the Maidan Revolution, the Ukrainian government opened the former KGB archives after years of...

April 02, 2019 12:00 p.m.
12 Apr
ON TRIAL: The North American Premiere of an Irish Classic

Written in Irish Gaelic in 1964, ON TRIAL is set against the backdrop of the Republic of Ireland’s draconian laws that denied women bodily autonomy by...

April 12, 2019 8:00 p.m.
13 Apr
The 39th Annual Latin American & Caribbean Festival

The Latin American & Caribbean Festival features Latin American and Caribbean food, arts, crafts, and information on local and regional organizations. Latin...

18 Apr
The Stories Polish Secret Police Files Tell Us

Anna Krakus, University of Southern California Police files tend to catalog a suspect’s crime. Police files in communist countries, however, go much further...

April 18, 2019 12:00 p.m.
26 Apr
UCIS Graduation Celebration

Students from all UCIS Centers graduating in Spring and Summer 2019 are invited with their families to join this UCIS wide ceremony celebrating their...