Post Tagged with: "Challenging Dialogues"

Week on Immigrants | Displaced Peoples and Migrant Health: The Case of the Karen in Akron, Ohio, Feb. 4

Meredith Gartin

The Wealth and Poverty theme presents the Ohio University Week on Immigrants, featuring Dr. Meredith Gartin on “Displaced Peoples and Migrant Health: The Case of the Karen in Akron, Ohio,” on Monday, Feb. 4, from 5-6 p.m. in Alden 319. Watch on A&S TV. Gartin is a Visiting Assistant Professor of Global […]

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February 1, 2019 at 11:15 pmEvents

Week on Immigrants | Debating Migration: The Labyrinth of Law and Public Imaginary, Feb. 5

Dr. Luis Plascencia

The Wealth and Poverty theme presents the Ohio University Week on Immigrants, featuring Dr. Luis F.B. Plascencia on “Debating Migration: The Labyrinth of Law and Public Imaginary,” on Tuesday, Feb. 5, from noon to 1:20 p.m. in Alden 319. Watch on A&S TV. Plascencia is currently an Instructor in the M.A. […]

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February 1, 2019 at 11:00 pmEvents

Screening of ‘The Judge,’ First Female Sharia Judge in Palestine, Feb. 5

Judge Kholoud al-Faqih

 A film screening of “The Judge” is free and open to the public on Tuesday, Feb. 5, at 5 p.m. in Bentley 124. The documentary features Kholoud al-Faqih, the first female Sharia (Islamic law) judge in Palestine, who is appointed to a court in Ramallah in the West Bank. To […]

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February 1, 2019 at 11:00 pmEvents

Week on Immigration | Integration of Immigrants in Japan, Feb. 6

Dr. Charlie Morgan

The Wealth and Poverty theme presents the Ohio University Week on Immigrants, featuring Dr. Charlie Morgan on “Integration of Immigrants in Japan: How My Personal Journey Led to My Research Interests,” on Wednesday, Feb. 6, from 6 to 7 p.m. in Alden 319. Watch on A&S TV. Morgan is an Associate Professor […]

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February 1, 2019 at 10:45 pmEvents

Week on Immigration | Understanding and Crippling Human Trafficking Networks, Feb. 6

Dr. Felipe Aros-Vera

The Wealth and Poverty theme presents the Ohio University Week on Immigrants, featuring Dr. Felipe Aros-Vera on “Understanding and Crippling Human Trafficking Networks,” on Thursday, Feb. 7, from 10:30 to 11:50 a.m in Alden 319. Watch on A&S TV. Aros-Vera is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Industrial and Systems […]

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February 1, 2019 at 10:45 pmEvents

George Washington Forum | What Was Political Economy? Feb. 6

George Washington Forum | What Was Political Economy? Feb. 6

The George Washington Forum at Ohio University presents “What Was Political Economy?” on Thursday, Feb. 6, at 7:30 p.m. in Galbreath Chapel. The speaker is Jason Peacey, Professor of Early Modern British History at University College, London. He earned a Ph.D. from Cambridge University and before coming to UCL, he […]

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February 1, 2019 at 10:45 pmEvents

Week on Immigrants | Populist Nationalism and Politics of Migration in Central and Eastern Europe, Feb. 8

Dr. Myra Waterbury

The Wealth and Poverty theme presents the Ohio University Week on Immigrants, featuring Dr. Myra Waterbury on “Populist nationalism and the politics of migration in Central and Eastern Europe” on Friday, Feb. 8, from noon to 1 p.m. in Alden 319. Watch on A&S TV. Waterbury is Associate Professor of Political Science at […]

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February 1, 2019 at 10:15 pmEvents