Monthly Archives: February 2013

African Feminisms – March 1 – An African Studies Cluster Event

African Feminisms The African Studies cluster symposium March 1st, 2013, Allbritton 311 1:30pm: Welcome remarks 1:40pm: Ousseina Alidou, Associate Professor, Department of African, Middle Eastern and South Asian Languages and Literatures, and Director of the Center for African Studies, Rutgers University. “African Muslim Women’s Agency, Leadership and Contribution to Social Change.” Followed by ten minutes…

Honors Theses | Michael Nelson

I have just posted my own requirements for students who wish to work with me on an Honors Thesis. Please note that I strongly recommend you contact me PRIOR to Spring Break. Go this page for more information: Honors Theses | Michael Nelson.

Apply Now! International Human Rights Conference in Storrs

International Human Rights Leadership Conference Announcement – Call for Applications 2013: The UNESCO Chair & Institute of Comparative Human Rights at the University of Connecticut invites applications for the ninth annual International Leadership Training Programme: A Global Intergenerational Forum, to be held August 9 – 18, 2013 in Storrs, Connecticut. Applications must be received by…

For Juniors: Information on Government Honors

If you are serious about this, NOW is the time to begin thinking about it. Information on our honors program can be found here: Here is the relevant information about eligibility: To be eligible for Honors in Government you must (1) be a Government major on track to complete the major requirements in a timely…

Undergraduate Research Opportunity

Summer 2013 Research Experience For Undergraduates (REU) in Conflict Management and Peace Science Call for Applications   The University of North Texas    Contact:  Dr. John Ishiyama, PhD ( Opportunity:  Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates
Theme:  Civil Conflict Management and Peace Science
Dates:  June 3 through July 26
Benefits:  $4000 stipend, housing and board
  Program Information The aim…

Peace Corps Info Sessions Feb. 5 @ Noon

Peace Corps at Wesleyan: Make a Difference Abroad with Peace Corps 02/05/2013 12:00pm 41 Wyllys, Room 112 Middletown, CT 06457 Find your place in the world and make a difference in the lives of others. Come to this session to hear from a returned Peace Corps Volunteer who will walk you through the highpoints: what…