Events & News
Join and be a part of the Global Hangouts - a three part series presented by UChicagoGRAD, the Office of International Affairs, and International House. These monthly sessions aim to mitigate the isolating effects of lockdown by providing international graduate students with a space to come together, chat, share ideas, and connect with other folks from different countries. This series is exclusively for graduate students.
To celebrate the tenth anniversary of its inception, the University of Chicago Center in Beijing will host a series of virtual events featuring UChicago faculty and leading Chinese scholars discussing pivotal research in science, humanities, social sciences and more. Tune in every Tuesday and Thursday at 7 p.m. in Chicago | Wednesday and Friday at 9:00 a.m. in Beijing throughout the month of January (1/6 - 1/29). The celebration will conclude with a reflection by presidents of leading universities on the future of higher education.
Event details, including the full list of speakers and event descriptions, are available on the website.
Wed., Jan. 27, 2021
Join the International House Global Voices Lecture Series for a discussion based on the impact of COVID-19 on girls' rights in Africa. The talk will be led by Stanley Ndambakuwa, MAIDP’19, Founder, President, and CEO of the African Community Fund for Education Group (ACFE) and Gillian Brand, AM'20 and centered around an op-ed written by the two speakers.
Calendar of Public Events
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