Past Events

Wednesday, November 17 2021

Peace Corps Information Session

Wednesday, November 17, 2021, 11 AM - 12 PM CT Serving in the Peace Corps is a great way to immerse yourself in a new culture, learn a new language, and have the experience of a lifetime. Join this information...

Wednesday, November 10 2021 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Global and International Studies – Virtual Open House

Join us to learn more about the pre-professional Global Studies degree program and International Studies major at UWM!

Tuesday, February 2 2021 1:00pm

GS/IS Winter Welcome Event in Collaboration with the Spring Virtual Study Abroad Fair

February 2, 2011 @1:00 p.m. – The 411 on Virtual Study Abroad & International Experiences

Monday, May 4 2020 - Friday, May 8 2020

Amplified, Putting the World Back Together – Virtual Ideas Summit

Wednesday, May 4 – 8, 2020
You’re invited. Putting the World Back Together marks the first time World Affairs Councils across the country will gather virtually for a special, inclusive ideas summit.

Wednesday, April 29 2020 12:15 pm - 1:45 pm

Midwest’s Diplomat in Residence-Ron Packowitz- Campus Visit

Wednesday, April 29th, 2020, 12:15 pm – 1:45 pm
Bolton B-46
Are you interested in pursuing an internship or career abroad? The Midwest’s Diplomat in Residence, Ron Packowitz, is visiting campus on Wednesday, April 29th! Stop by to hear him talk about his experience working abroad for the state department, his advice on entering related fields, and ask any questions you may have regarding international careers and working for the government. This is a great opportunity particularly for GS and IS students, but all are welcome!

Thursday, March 12 2020 3:00pm and 7:00pm

New Voices in Jewish Studies

Both book talks are free and open to the public. Books will be available for purchase and signing at the evening talk, courtesy of Boswell Book Company.

Wednesday, January 29 2020 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Study Abroad Fair

Wednesday, January 29, 2020, 9:00 am-2:00 pm
UWM Union Ballroom

Explore international academic and internship opportunities available through UWM. Ask study abroad program representatives questions, learn about financing and career development options, and check out the many ways to distinguish yourself with an international experience. Free Pizza while supplies last!

Thursday, December 5 2019 6:00pm - 8:00pm

The Impact of Incarceration on Communities: A Systems Perspective

Thursday, December 5, 2019
6:00pm – 8:00pm

Join us for “The Impact of Incarceration on Communities: A Systems Perspective”, a panel discussion presented by The Milwaukee Turners Confronting Mass Incarceration Committee.

Tuesday, November 12 2019 7:00pm - 9:00pm

The Arab Spring: A Psycho-Social Perspective

Tuesday, November 12, 2019 | 7:00–9:00pm
UWM Student Union, Fireside Lounge

Join Director of Global Studies Dr. Caroline Seymour-Jorn for a special talk with Libyan-American Psychiatrist and author Dr. Omar Reda!

Thursday, October 31 2019 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Don’t Leave Money on the Table!

Thursday, October 31, 2019, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
UWM Union, Room 280

Attend a free AAUW Start Smart salary negotiation workshop for college students. Snacks provided!