CLAS Sponsored Events

CLAS Sponsored Events

Type:
Lecture
Presenter:
by Dr. Mitchell Seligson
DATE:
Friday, January 19
TIME:
12:00 pm
Event Location:
3911 Posvar Hall

Mitchell A. Seligson is the Centennial Professor of Political Science, Alexander Heard Distinguished Service Professor, and Professor of Sociology (by courtesy) at Vanderbilt
University and Founder and Senior Advisor of Latin American Public Opinion Project (LAPOP), which conducts the AmericasBarometer surveys that cur rently covers over 30 countries in the Americas. Seligson has carried out hundreds of surveys of public opinion, mainly focused on democracy and governance, in many...

Type:
Conference
Presenter:
Various
DATE:
Friday, January 26
TIME:
8:30 am to 2:00 pm
Event Location:
548 William Pitt Union

This conference will bring together Pennsylvania faculty with peers affiliated with the Nine University and College International Consortium of Georgia for a workshop on innovative ways to internationalize curricula at community colleges and minority-serving institutions.

To attend, please register by January 19, 2018 via https://tinyurl.com/yaf5hjod.

Type:
Teacher Training, Teacher Training--Area Studies, Teacher Training--Language
DATE:
Monday, June 25 to Friday, June 29
TIME:
8:30 am to 12:00 pm
Event Location:
TBA

Make college more affordable for your high school students—and help them grow as global citizens and 21st century professional—while earning ACT 48 professional development credits.

The College in High School program and the University Center for International Studies will host a summer institute for secondary educators interested in teaching globally focused courses that offer transferable college credit to students at their high school. Courses in which you can obtain certification...