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Food Sovereignty in Practice – LUNCH TALK with Michelle Nikfarjam

Join us for the upcoming Lunch Talk with Michelle Nikfarjam on Friday, March 15 at 12 p.m. in PLC 348 for a discussion about her research and experiences surrounding modern day Food Sovereignty in India. INTL Lunch Talks are Free and Open to the public. Coffee and light snacks will be provided.

CANCELED: Salt, Jamaica and Research! – Friday, Mar 1, Noon (CANCELED: To be Rescheduled), 348 PLC

Please note: This talk has been CANCELED and will be rescheduled to a date to be determined. Once rescheduled, the new date will be posted on this website. International Studies M.A. student, Alyssa Sperry will speak at Friday’s (Mar 1) Lunch Talk about her M.A. research into the salt industry ...

Duck Gifts for Pakistani Orphanage: Anita Weiss and UO Duck Store team up!

This winter the INTL Professor Anita Weiss worked with the UO Duck Store to bring a bounty of presents for young orphans from the streets of Peshawar Pakistan who have since found home in the ZamungKor Orphanage for boys. After being invited by a friend, Imtiaz, who volunteers at the ...

Immigrant Communities and the Public Charge Rule

Originally Published on www.anthropology-news.org by Sarah Horton, Whitney Duncan, and Kristin Yarris

Anthropologists must trace the ripple effects of fear that impede health service use.

One crisp January afternoon one of us (Sarah) sat in the living room of Guadalupe, an immigrant farmworker in ...

Professor Anita Weiss interviewed on France 24 TV

International Studies Professor Anita Weiss spoke in a France 24 TV interview on July 26, providing context to the recent Pakistani election, in which Imran Khan appears set to be the new prime minister (though vote counting continues). Weiss said, “He really has the military behind him; he is ...

Commencement 2018 – June 18th

  IS Core Faculty (from left to right) Back Row: Galen Martin, Derrick Hindery, Stephen Wooten, Kristin Yarris; Front Row: Dennis Galvan, Kathie Carpenter, Anita Weiss, Angela Joya. Not pictured: Yvonne Braun  

There are no longer Summer Commencement ceremonies held for the University of

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Spring Lunch Talk, June 1st

We are excited to organize the last lunch talk of the Spring term which will take place in 348 Prince Lucien Campbell Hall. Snacks and coffee/tea will be available, and the talk will begin at 11:15am and go until right about 11:55 (if you have class at noon, that should give you time to rush ...

Globalization and the Migrant Crisis in the Mediterranean – Tuesday May 15th

INTL Professor and Wayne Morse Center Resident Scholar Angela Joya will be giving a presentation – “Globalization and the Migrant Crisis in the Mediterranean” – on Tuesday, May 15th at 4pm in Knight Law Center 141. This talk will compare how Algeria, Tunisia, Morocco, and ...

Spring Term Lunch Talks!

Flowers are blooming and Spring term is just around the corner!  And that means our Spring lunch talks are on their way, too!

All of our lunch talks this term will take place in 348 Prince Lucien Campbell Hall. Snacks and coffee/tea will be available, and the talk will begin at 11:15am and go until ...

Presentation: “What Matters Most? Social Roles, Biology, and Wellbeing in India and Brazil” Friday, April 13th

The International Studies Department is excited to announce that Professor Jo Weaver will be visiting UO this week! She will give a presentation titled, “What Matters Most? Social Roles, Biology, and Wellbeing in India and Brazil” on Friday, April 13th from 2pm – 3:30pm in Lillis ...
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