Events in UCIS

Monday, October 8

12:00 pm Lecture
Applied Demonstrations of Energy Infrastructure Development
Location:
102 Benedum Hall
Announced by:
European Studies Center on behalf of
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This lecture is presented by Bo Riisgaard Pedersen, Special Advisor, Danish Energy Agency - part of the Danish Ministry of Energy, Utilities and Climate. This is the October speaker for the Center for Energy's lecture series.

2:00 pm Presentation
Job Vacancies and Immigration: Evidence from Pre- and Post-Mariel Miami
Location:
4716 Posvar Hall
Sponsored by:
African Studies Program, Asian Studies Center, Center for Latin American Studies, Center for Russian East European and Eurasian Studies, European Studies Center and Global Studies Center along with Department of Economics
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George Borjas will present his recent work on the effects of immigration on labor market opportunities revisiting the Mariel Boatlift episodes with a unique data set on monthly job vacancies.

4:30 pm Lecture
Holocaust Research and Contemporary Politics: A Battlefield of History and Memory
Location:
3703 Posvar Hall (History Department Lounge)
Announced by:
Center for Russian East European and Eurasian Studies on behalf of Department of History and Jewish Studies Program
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The Department of History and the Jewish Studies Program present: Dan Michman, head of the International Institute for Holocaust Research and Incumbent of the John Najmann Chair of Holocaust Studies. He is also Emeritus Professor of Modern Jewish History, Chair of the Arnold and Leona Finkler Institute of Holocaust Research and Incumbent of the Abraham and Edita Spiegel Family Chair in Holocaust Research at Bar-Ilan University.