Week of September 9, 2018 in UCIS

Tuesday, September 11

6:30 pm Film
CLAS Cinema Series: The Future Perfect
Location:
Frick Fine Arts Auditorium
Sponsored by:
Center for Latin American Studies along with Spanish Film Club
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The Center for Latin American Studies presents the CLAS Cinema Series Fall 2018:
September 11 ... The Future Perfect
October 2 ... On the Roof
October 23 ... Eyes of the Journey
November 6 ... Spider Thieves
November 27 ... The Candidate
December 4 ... The Queen of Spain

Tuesdays at the Frick Fine Arts Auditorium
6:30 P.M. - Pizza
7:00 P.M. - Movie

For more information, visit: https://clascinema.weebly.com/
Free & Open to the Public!
English subtitles provided.

Sponsored by the Center for Latin American Studies at Pitt, CLAS CINEMA Series, and Spanish Film Club by Pragda

For more information, visit: https://clascinema.weebly.com/

Wednesday, September 12

4:00 pm Reception
Asian Studies Center Welcome Reception
Location:
Frick Fine Arts Cloisters
Sponsored by:
Asian Studies Center
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Join the Asian Studies Center as we welcome the new academic year! This will be a chance to meet the Asian Studies Center staff, mingle with affiliated faculty and students, and learn about opportunities available in the coming year. Refreshments will be served.

Thursday, September 13

12:00 pm Lecture
Party Discipline in the European Parliament: The Challenges of Accountability Beyond the State
Location:
4217 Wesley W. Posvar Hall
Sponsored by:
European Studies Center
4:00 pm Reception
REEES Opening Reception
Location:
4130 Posvar Hall
Sponsored by:
Center for Russian East European and Eurasian Studies
4:00 pm Reception
GSC Welcome Back Reception
Location:
4130 Posvar Hall
Sponsored by:
Global Studies Center
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Join the Global Studies Center for our annual welcome reception. Meet current and new students, faculty, and staff. Lean about GSC new initiatives and enjoy conversation and refreshments.

4:30 pm Lecture Series / Brown Bag
Nicaragua: The April 19th Crisis
Location:
4217 Posvar Hall
Sponsored by:
Center for Latin American Studies
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Join Panoramas in a discussion about the April 19th Crisis in Nicaragua.

Thursday, September 13th
4217 Posvar Hall
4:30 PM

Panoramas provides a web-based venue for thoughtful dialogue of Latin American and Caribbean issues. By enabling a voice for scholars, students, policy makers and others to engage in constructive commentary on relevant current and historical topics, the forum also serves as an academic resource to worldwide educational audiences. Housed at the Center for Latin American Studies at the University of Pittsburgh, and maintained by CLAS faculty, students and alumni, Panoramas strives to be at the forefront of scholarly analysis of affairs in the Latin American region.

For more information and to join the conversation, visit:
https://www.panoramas.pitt.edu/

Friday, September 14

10:30 am Panel Discussion
2018 IISE Symposium Series
Location:
4318 Wesley W. Posvar Hall
Sponsored by:
Asian Studies Center and Global Studies Center along with Institute for International Studies in Education
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Research on Endowed Chairs in American Top Research Universities
Speaker: Humin Chen
IISE Visiting Scholar
Ph.D. Candidate
Faculty of Education
Beijing Normal University, China

Private Tutoring impact On Junior High School Students' Performance In China: Fast Lane or Placebo Effect?
Speaker: Lunxuan Sun
IISE Visting Scholar
Lecturer
School of Educational Science
Tianjing Normal University, China

Saturday, September 15

11:00 am Festival
Euro Fest at the University of Pittsburgh
Location:
Posvar Hall, 230 S. Bouquet Street
Sponsored by:
Director's Office, European Studies Center and European Union Center of Excellence along with Center for International Legal Education, Department of French & Italian Languages and Literatures, Department of History, Department of Hispanic Language and Literature, Department of History of Art and Architecture, Pittsburgh Chapter of the German-American Chamber of Commerce, Wyndham University Place and Allegheny County Airport/Pittsburgh International Airport
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Join us for our 3rd Annual EuroFest!

EuroFest is a family friendly festival featuring all things Europe in the ‘Burgh. Local artisans and vendors will create a dynamic marketplace and performances of song and dance will be presented on the main stage. Food booths featuring various European cuisines will be participating and artistic demonstrations and children’s activities will take place throughout the day.

Free and open to the public!

For more information visit https://www.ucis.pitt.edu/esc/events/eurofest