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Virtual International Conference with Sun Moon University

June 8, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Please join us on Zoom for the First Annual International Conference between POL SCI @ UWM and the GSEI at Sun Moon University!

Wednesday, June 8, 2022 6pm CST
(Thursday, June 9, 2022 9am Korea time)

Opening remarks by Professors Lee and Horowitz 

Session 1: Faculty Panel – 8 am – 9 am (Korea)/ 6 pm – 7 pm (Central time, USA) 

1. Dr. Yunhee Choi (Post-Doctoral Researcher, GSEI)
“The Effectiveness of Green ODA on CO2 Emission Reduction” 

2. Professor Shale Horowitz (Professor, UWM) with Jingnan Liu (ABD, UWM)
“China’s ‘New Era’ in Foreign Policy: Explaining Change under Xi Jinping.” 

Session 2: Graduate Panel – 9 am – 10 am (Korea)/ 7 pm – 8 pm (Central time, USA) 

1. Eunjin Choe (Graduate Student, Sun Moon University)
“Do Discounted Power Bills Promote Proper Power Use for Cooling in Abnormal Climates – A South Korean Case Study” 

2. Tsurue Teshigawara (Graduate Student, Sun Moon University)
“Transboundary Particulate Matter Pollution and the Environmental Kuznets Curve in Korea” 

3. Samantha Hagle (ABD, UWM)
“Explaining Variance in Indigenous Constitutional Outcomes in Latin America: 1960-2016” 

4. Enes Ayasli (Ph.D Student) with Patrick Kraft (Assistant Professor, UWM), Nasrin Chaleshtari (PhD Student), and Jennifer Jerit (Professor, Dartmouth)
“We Need to Talk: Correcting Misinformation Through Political Discussions”  



June 8, 2022
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm