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Cornell International Fair

September 4th, 2019 - 11:30AM-2:00PM

Location: Uris Hall

Room: First Floor Terrace

The Cornell International Fair showcases hundreds of opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students to internationalize their Cornell experience. Drop by to talk with faculty, staff, and program reps about study abroad, exchanges, language study, international majors and minors, fellowships, internships, courses with international travel, service learning, and more. This event is...


Meet and Greet

September 5th, 2019 - 12:15PM-1:30PM

Location: Uris Hall

Room: G-08

The Reppy Institute welcomes everyone to attend our 2019-2020 seminar series and this special opening reception during our usual seminar time slot. This first seminar meeting will not follow our usual format of a talk followed by a time for questions and discussion, but will be an informal gathering giving us all the opportunity to meet each other and learn more about what the program has to offer...


Pacifists Making Guns: The Galton Family and Britain’s Industrial Revolution

September 12th, 2019 - 12:15PM-1:30PM

Location: Uris Hall

Room: G-08

Priya Satia, Raymond A Spruance Professor of International History, Stanford University, will speak at 12:15 pm in G-08 Uris Hall on “Pacifists Making Guns: The Galton Family and Britain’s Industrial Revolution” at the Judith Reppy Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies weekly seminar.  Co-sponsored with the Department of Science and Technology Studies....


“Worker Controlled Companies in Latin America” by Dario Azzellini, LASP Weekly Seminar Series

September 16th, 2019 - 12:15PM-1:10PM

Location: Stimson Hall

Room: G01

During the financial crisis in Argentina 2000/01 workers began to take over their companies when they were closed by the owners, and started producing under workers’ control. Company takeovers occurred also in Uruguay, Brazil and Venezuela. In 2019 the number of confirmed Workers’ Recuperated Companies (WRC) was more than 400 in Argentina (with more than 15.000 workers); 78 in Brazil (...


Fulbright Opportunities for Graduate Students

September 18th, 2019 - 4:30PM-6:00PM

Location: Uris G08

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program provides full funding for graduate and professional students conducting research in any field or teaching in more than 150 countries. Open to U.S. citizens only. The Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad program supports doctoral students conducting research in modern languages or area studies for six to 12 months. Open to U.S. citizens and...


The Role of U.S. Military in Cyberspace

September 19th, 2019 - 12:15PM-1:30PM

Location: Uris Hall

Room: G-08

Colonel Suzanne Nielsen, Professor of Political Science and head of the Department of Social Sciences, U.S. Military Academy at West Point, will speak at 12:15 pm in G-08 Uris Hall on “The Role of the U.S. Military in Cyberspace” at the Judith Reppy Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies weekly seminar....


Fulbright U.S. Student Program

September 25th, 2019 - 4:30PM-6:00PM

Location: Uris G08

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program supports college graduates conducting research or teaching in any field in more than 150 countries. Applications are due in the fall; students who wish to begin the program immediately after graduation are encouraged to start the process in their junior year....


Power in Peacekeeping

September 26th, 2019 - 12:15PM-1:30PM

Location: Uris Hall

Room: G-08

Lise Howard, Associate Professor of Government, Georgetown University, will speak at 12:15 pm in G-08 Uris Hall on “Power in Peacekeeping” at the Judith Reppy Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies weekly seminar....


"Activism in Latin America: the role of science communication and NGOs in socio-environmental conflicts,” Diogo Lopes de Oliveira, LASP Weekly Seminar Series

September 30th, 2019 - 12:15PM-1:10PM

Location: Stimson Hall

Room: G01

The speaker will show how a particular approach to studying activism, through science communication, adds richness and nuance to our understanding and including the relationship between politics, science and the Amazon Forest protection today. Diogo Lopes de Oliveira is professor of Social Communications at the Federal University of Campina Grande (UFCG), Brazil and visiting scholar in the...


Workshop: Rethinking the Proposal

October 2nd, 2019 - 4:30PM-6:00PM

Location: Uris G08

Part philosophy, part practical tutorial, this workshop aims to make proposal writing easier and more successful. It also offers an ensemble of remarkably useful tools for producing, revising, and editing, even under the stress of deadline....


Einaudi Center SSRC Dissertation Proposal Development Program

October 9th, 2019 - 4:30PM-6:00PM

Location: Uris G08

This session will provide PhD students with information on the Einaudi Center – SSRC Dissertation Proposal Development program. The program offers seminars, workshops, and faculty mentoring to 12 PhD students in the social sciences or humanities who are developing research projects abroad, or domestic research projects on topics that connect to global issues. Students will receive up to $5,0...


Emplotting Development: Narratives of Land Reform between Turkey and the United States

October 17th, 2019 - 12:15PM-1:30PM

Location: Uris Hall

Room: G-08

Begüm Adalet, Assistant Professor of Government, Cornell University, will speak at 12:15 pm in G-08 Uris Hall on “Emplotting Development: Narratives of Land Reform between Turkey and the United States” at the Judith Reppy Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies weekly seminar....


Lund Debate “U.S.-Mexico Relations Under Trump: Patterns of Change and Continuity;” Lund Debate with former Mexican Ambassador to Canada, Sandra Fuentes-Berain & Former US Ambassador to Mexico, Roberta Jacobson, moderator: Gustavo A. Flores-Macias, Corne

October 21st, 2019 - 4:30PM-7:00PM

Location: Klarman Hall

Room: Rhodes-Rawlings Auditorium

As part of the Einaudi Center's Lund Debate series, two ambassadors, one from the US and one from Mexico, will analyze and debate the implications of changes in U.S. foreign policy towards Mexico under President Donald Trump.  Issues related to trade, migration, and the war on drugs will receive special attention. The Lund Debate speakers will be Sandra Fuentes-Berain, form...


Writing a Winning Fulbright Proposal

October 23rd, 2019 - 4:30PM-6:00PM

Location: Uris G08

Primarily for undergraduates, this session offers guidance on how to write a winning proposal for the Fulbright U.S. Student Program. The session will be led by two Fulbright advisors with years of experience. Applying for a Fulbright? We encourage you to attend!...


Drone Warfare

October 24th, 2019 - 12:15PM-1:30PM

Location: Uris Hall

Room: G-08

Hugh Gusterson, Professor of Anthropology and International Affairs, George Washington University, will speak at 12:15 pm in G-08 Uris Hall on “Drone Warfare” at the Judith Reppy Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies weekly seminar.  Co-sponsored with the Departments of Science and Technology Studies and Anthropology....


Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowships (FLAS)

November 6th, 2019 - 4:30PM-6:00PM

Location: Uris G08

FLAS Fellowships support undergraduate, graduate, and professional students studying modern foreign languages and related area or international studies. Funding is offered in collaboration with the Einaudi Center’s South Asia and Southeast Asia Programs....


Einaudi Center International Research Travel Grant

November 13th, 2019 - 4:30PM-6:00PM

Location: Uris G08

These grants provide travel support for Cornell graduate students conducting short-term research and/or fieldwork outside the United States. They also provide travel support for professional students engaged in various academic experiences in the international arena. ...


Defending Frenemies: Alliance Politics and Nuclear Nonproliferation in US Foreign Policy

November 21st, 2019 - 12:15PM-1:30PM

Location: Uris Hall

Room: G-08

Jeffrey Taliaferro, Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, Tufts University, will speak at 12:15 pm in G-08 Uris Hall on “Defending Frenemies: Alliance Politics and Nuclear Nonproliferation in US Foreign Policy” at the Judith Reppy Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies weekly seminar....


“Pluralism, Difference and an Ethics of Hospitality: Reclaiming the Muslim Woman’s Narrative on the War on Terror,” by Shaireen Rasheed, CMS Seminar Series

December 2nd, 2019 - 4:30PM-6:00PM

Location: Morrill Hall

Room: 404

The image of a veiled woman captioned, ‘’Face of Islam’’ appears in juxtaposition to the photos of the crumbling twin towers of the world trade center. Featured in the NY Times photo essay of the year 2001, those often-repeated media images link the oppression of Muslim women to terrorist violence. They also point to the gender politics on the war on terror. And the ways ge...

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