Events in UCIS

Friday, September 15

3:00 pm Lecture
A Covert History of Communications in the Sino-Japanese War, 1894-1895
Location:
4130 Wesley W Posvar Hall
Sponsored by:
Asian Studies Center
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Dr. Jenny Day, assistant professor History at Skidmore College will present a paper that is part of a larger project aimed at re-examining the Sino-Japanese War of 1894-1895 from the perspectives of cultural history and the history of communication. It looks at how the war itself enabled new patterns of mobilization and socialization around new information technology, political discourse and provincial agents.

3:00 pm Reception
REES Opening Reception
Location:
William Pitt Union Dining Room A
Sponsored by:
Center for Russian and East European Studies along with Department of Slavic Languages & Literatures
3:30 pm Information Session
Career Toolkit Series: Successfully Applying to Graduate School
Location:
4217 Posvar Hall
Sponsored by:
African Studies Program, Asian Studies Center, Center for Latin American Studies, Center for Russian and East European Studies, European Studies Center and Global Studies Center
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Get advice on how to apply, insights on writing and tailoring personal statements, and other do's and don'ts of applying for graduate school.

With speakers:
Michael Rizzi
Director of Student Services
Graduate School of Public and International Affairs
University of Pittsburgh

David Fortna
Associate Director of Admissions
Heinz College
Carnegie Mellon University

Kelly Urban
Visiting Lecturer
Department of History
University of Pittsburgh

Emily Rook-Koepsel
Assistant Director for Academic Affairs
UCIS Asian Studies Center
University of Pittsburgh

Meme Jeffries
Director of Financial Aid
School of Law
University of Pittsburgh