Past Events

Friday, October 16 2020 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Meet Diplomat in Residence-Midwest: Ron Packowitz

Interested in careers and internships abroad? Ever thought about working for the State Department?

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.

Thursday, April 30 2020 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Pandemic at the Polls: Election Integrity and Covid-19

Wednesday, April 39, 2020, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The UWM Institute of World Affairs is pleased to host a virtual town hall discussion exploring how crises like the current pandemic can threaten democracy both here and abroad. Sarah Repucci, the Vice President of Freedom House will be the featured presenter.

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!

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!

Monday, October 21 2019 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

2019 Exploring Majors Fair

Monday, October 21, 2019, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
UWM Union Ballroom

Speak with faculty, advisors, and current students representing the nearly 200 majors, minors, and certificate programs available at UWM. Learn about academic requirements, what you will study, and career opportunities.

Tuesday, April 9 2019 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Careers Across the Map

Tuesday April 9, 12pm – 1pm
Garland 104
Join Carine Kaneza Nantulya, Human Rights Watch Africa Advocacy Director for an informal Q&A about her career path and the future of human rights globally. Drop in as your schedule permits to meet this dynamic and inspiring leader.