Monthly Archives: April 2011

The Winchester Award






The nice young gentlemen at Psi Upsilon gave me their Teacher-Scholar award this year and have posted my remarks on their website: http://www.psiuwesleyan.com/dates?id=0008 The following remarks were delivered by the 2011 Caleb T. Winchester Award Winner, Professor Michael B. Nelson of Wesleyan’s Government Department… I want to begin by saying how truly honored I am…

IR Conference on South Asia Needs Student Assistance!






The recently formed, Wesleyan International Relations Association (WIRA), would like to announce its plans to organize its prospective inaugural International Relations conference. WIRA plans to hosts International Relations Conferences annually, focused on a different region of the world each year, to give Wesleyan students, faculty, administration and community a chance to hear from specialists on…

China’s Aid Statistics






My colleague here at Wesleyan, Masami Imai, recently pointed me to a new China White Paper (news video, full text). This is an important document for a number of reasons. First, the actual amount of Chinese foreign aid has been difficult to discern for researchers. This is due to a number of reasons, including: variations…

DC Internships






I can’t vouch for this, but it might be worth checking out.   ANNOUNCEMENT ******************************************************* CAPITAL SEMESTER www.DCinternships.org/CS Applications are being accepted for Fall 2011 & Spring 2012 Courses accredited by Georgetown University FINAL DEADLINE FOR FALL 2011 – JUNE 1, 2011 Sponsored by The Fund for American Studies, the Institute combines substantive internships, courses…