Events in UCIS

Tuesday, September 21

11:00 am Cultural Event
Mid-Autumn Festival Celebration
Location:
Global Hub - 1st Floor Posvar Hall
Sponsored by:
Asian Studies Center and Global Hub
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Join the Asian Studies Center and Global Hub in celebrating Mid-Autumn Festival! Take some refreshments to-go, make a paper lantern, and enter for a chance to win tickets to the Asian Lantern Festival at the Pittsburgh Zoo or some Screenshot:Asia swag.

12:00 pm Lecture Series / Brown Bag
Black, Red, Green: What to Expect in the German Federal Election
Location:
Zoom
Sponsored by:
European Studies Center and European Union Center of Excellence along with American Council on Germany, Jean Monnet in the USA Network, Jean Monnet Center of Excellence at Florida International University, Center for European Studies at University of Florida, European Union Center at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, Center for Transatlantic Studies at Georgia Tech and American University Transatlantic Policy Center
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On the eve of the German Federal Elections, our panel of experts will explore the issues concerning German voters, the legacy of outgoing Chancellor, Angela Merkel, and the potential impacts of this election on transatlantic relations and the European Union. Panelists: Jae-Jae Spoon, University of Pittsburgh; Marcel Lewandowsky, University of Florida; Kai Arzheimer, University of Mainz; and Jana Puglierin, European Council on Foreign Relations. Moderator: Steve Sokol, American Council on Germany.

Audience participation will be encouraged.
Panelists will be joining remotely.

4:15 pm Workshop
The Department of English Presents: José Olivarez
Location:
Zoom
Sponsored by:
Center for Latin American Studies along with Department of English
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Poet José Olivarez will virtually visit Professor Diana Khoi Nguyen's ENGWRT1210 Poetry Workshop for a reading, Q&A, and writing exercise.

8:00 pm Student Club Activity
Chinese Language & Culture Club
Location:
Global Hub - Conversation Table
Sponsored by:
Global Hub along with Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures
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Join the Chinese Language & Culture Club for their biweekly meetings where we will build our Chinese language skills and participate in fun cultural activities!