Join this Upcoming Webinar Series!
April 7, 4pm CST: The Middle East
Featuring: Abderrahim Foukara, Washington Bureau Chief, Al Jazeera
April 21, 4pm CST: Africa
Featuring: Abera Gelan, Associate Professor, African and African Diaspora Studies, UW-Milwaukee
Chima Korieh, Associate Professor, African History, Marquette University
Registration Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_56SR9EZhS1GYQhpYeBXUug
This series is co-sponsored by Wisconsin Public Radio, the Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies and the Center for Global Health Equity at UW-Milwaukee.
The 42nd Annual Latin American Film Series
Organized by the UWM Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies
April 16-22, 2021
Virtually held through Pragda’s viewing site
Connecting Wisconsin and the world since 1960
For over half a century, the Institute of World Affairs has offered a wide array of programming to help people explore connections between their lives and the world around them. In addition to being the outreach arm of UWM’s Center for International Education, the institute also serves as the Wisconsin affiliate of the World Affairs Councils of America.
Through public lectures, broadcast and web-based media, hands-on workshops and a variety of other global learning opportunities, IWA serves a diverse cross-section of our community, including the university students, faculty and staff, K-12 students and educators, and globally-engaged members of the general public.
Campus & Community Programs
Through both live presentations and broadcast and digital media, these programs help UWM and members of our wider community stay engaged with global issues that impact their lives.
International Focus, Fireside Forum, Kennan Lectures
Professional development and support for K-12 educators to build global awareness and bring global perspectives to the classroom.
Global-to-Local Service-Learning, Professional Development Opportunities, Curricular Resources
Simulations, workshops,and conferences for students of all ages to engage in global awareness and perspectives and build college and career skills for a globally competitive world.
Wisconsin High School Model United Nations (WHSMUN), Global Action Through Engagement (GATE), Volunteer Opportunities
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