Events

Date & TimeTitleGroup
September 26, 2016
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Department of Political Science Commune MeetingDepartment of Political Science
September 26, 2016
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Department of Political Science Teaching Committee MeetingDepartment of Political Science
September 26, 2016
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
1st Presidential Debate Watch PartyDepartment of Political Science
September 27, 2016
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Fall Internship & Job FairDepartment of German
September 27, 2016
12:15 PM - 2:00 PM
Spaces of the Holocaust lecture (CCHS/HEF)Center for Historical Studies
September 27, 2016
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Buffett Institute open houseBuffett Institute for Global Studies
September 28, 2016
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Fall Internship & Job FairDepartment of German
September 28, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: The Contributions of Fulani Scholars to the Development of Islamic Scholarship in Mali, 18th-19th CenturiesProgram of African Studies
September 28, 2016
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Asian American Studies + Latina and Latino Studies Welcome ReceptionThe Latina and Latino Studies Program
September 28, 2016
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Welcome ReceptionAsian American Studies Program
September 28, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
German Department Grillfest Department of German
September 28, 2016
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
GESI Info Session Global Engagement Studies Institute (GESI)
September 30, 2016
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Party@PAS - Open HouseProgram of African Studies
October 3, 2016
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
MENA Monday. "Languages of the Literatures of the Maghreb"Department of French and Italian
October 3, 2016
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
An Evening with Thomas Meinecke: Recordplayer/PlattenspielerDepartment of German
October 3, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Global Capitalism & Law Research GroupDepartment of Political Science
October 4, 2016
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Breakfast and discussion with Abdelfattah KilitoDepartment of French and Italian
October 4, 2016
12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
Commune: How to Give A Job TalkDepartment of Political Science
October 4, 2016
4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Honorable Norman Y Mineta SpeaksAsian American Studies Program
October 4, 2016
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Vice Presidential Debate Watch PartyDepartment of Political Science
October 5, 2016
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Norman Mineta speaks on "Perspectives on Japanese Internment & Redress During WW2"Asian American Studies Program
October 5, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: Vigilantes, Security Institutions, and Regime Longevity: Governing through Arbitrary Intervention in Northern UgandaProgram of African Studies
October 5, 2016
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Admiral Weber Lecture: Norman Y. Mineta, "National Security and Civil Rights"Department of Political Science
October 5, 2016
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
The Admiral Weber Lecture presented by Secretary Norman Y Mineta Speaks on "National Security and Civil Rights"Asian American Studies Program
October 5, 2016
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Yates McKee: Contemporary Art, #BlackLivesMatter, and the Decolonization of Debt ResistanceAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
October 6, 2016
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Return Engagement: Josh WeinerEnglish Department
October 7, 2016
Conference: Health Awareness in Africa in the 21st CenturyProgram of African Studies
October 7, 2016
SPECTERS, HAUNTINGS, PRESENCESReligious Studies Department
October 7, 2016
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
The Penultimate Voyage: Dante, Sindbad, UlyssesDepartment of French and Italian
October 8, 2016
Conference: Health Awareness in Africa in the 21st CenturyProgram of African Studies
October 8, 2016
SPECTERS, HAUNTINGS, PRESENCESReligious Studies Department
October 9, 2016
SPECTERS, HAUNTINGS, PRESENCESReligious Studies Department
October 9, 2016
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2nd Presidential Debate Watch PartyOne Book One Northwestern 2016-2017
October 10, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Dept of German Lecture Series; Nikolaus Müller-Schöll, University of Frankfurt, Derrida's TheaterDepartment of German
October 10, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
SHC Klopsteg Lecture: MICHAEL GORDINScience in Human Culture Program
October 12, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: The Unjust City in Nollywood Cinema: Gentrification & Urban Injustice in Femi Odugbemi’s MarokoProgram of African Studies
October 12, 2016
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Return Engagement: Mary SouthEnglish Department
October 13, 2016
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Study Abroad Open HouseDepartment of German
October 13, 2016
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Medieval ColloquiumEnglish Department
October 14, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
American Politics WorkshopDepartment of Political Science
October 17, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Security Studies Working Group: Guest Presentation by Professor Katharina ColemanSecurity Studies Working Group (Buffett Institute)
October 17, 2016
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Commune Job Talk: Swati SrovastavaDepartment of Political Science
October 17, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
SHC Klopsteg Lecture: SHELLEN WUScience in Human Culture Program
October 18, 2016
12:15 PM - 2:00 PM
Migration from Eastern Europe lecture (CCHS)Center for Historical Studies
October 18, 2016
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Jason Salavon - Artist TalkAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
October 19, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: A Paradox Otherwise: Ontological Problems and Possibilities Along Uganda’s Southern LittoralProgram of African Studies
October 19, 2016
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3rd and Final Presidential Debate Watch PartyDepartment of Political Science
October 20, 2016
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Louis Hyman: From Personal Credit to Market Debt: How Loans Became CommoditiesAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
October 20, 2016
12:15 PM - 2:00 PM
Market Debt lecture (CCHS / Kaplan Institute)Center for Historical Studies
October 21, 2016
2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
German Department HomecomingDepartment of German
October 24, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
IPR Colloquium: Lori Beaman - Improving the Productivity of Subsistence Farmers: Policy Lessons from MaliInstitute For Policy Research
October 24, 2016
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Michael Cherney/Qiu Mai - The Sun Is Not So CentralAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
October 24, 2016
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Summer Study Abroad SessionDepartment of German
October 25, 2016
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Humanities Grad Student Happy HourAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
October 26, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: Narrating Nollywood, Narrating African TimeProgram of African Studies
October 27, 2016
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Allison Davis LectureAfrican American Studies Department
October 27, 2016
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Beyond OccitaniaDepartment of French and Italian
October 27, 2016
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Historical Debts: Trauma, Memory, and Decolonization (Panel)Alice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
October 27, 2016
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Vivas to Those Who Have Failed: A Poetry Reading by Martín EspadaThe Latina and Latino Studies Program
October 28, 2016
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Beyond Occitania Department of French and Italian
October 28, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
American Politics WorkshopDepartment of Political Science
October 28, 2016
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Dept of German Lecture Series; Eyal Peretz, The Off Screen: Shakespeare, Bruegel, TarkovskyDepartment of German
October 29, 2016
10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Chicago Humanities Festival at NorthwesternAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
October 31, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
SHC Klopsteg Lecture: JOHN PARKERScience in Human Culture Program
November 1, 2016
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
The Debt Drive, Between Philosophy, Psychoanalysis, and NeoliberalismAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
November 2, 2016
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Comparative Politics WorkshopDepartment of Political Science
November 2, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: The Ebola Outbreak in West Africa: Corporate Gangsters, Multinationals & Rogue PoliticiansProgram of African Studies
November 2, 2016
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
PAS and University of Chicago Red Lion Lecture: Women’s Autonomy in Childbearing: The "Obligations" of Bridewealth PaymentsProgram of African Studies
November 3, 2016
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Global McCormick FairDepartment of German
November 3, 2016
12:15 PM - 2:00 PM
"ISIL and the Global Past" lecture (CCHS) [copy]Center for Historical Studies
November 3, 2016
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
PAS Special Lecture: Nervous States, Reverie, and a Colonial History: Violence and Moods in the CongoProgram of African Studies
November 3, 2016
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Elizabeth J. Chin: Where Credit is DueAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
November 4, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
American Politics WorkshopDepartment of Political Science
November 4, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
John Low, Ohio State University, Imprints: The Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians & the City of ChicagoEnglish Department
November 7, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
SHC Klopsteg Lecture: MARK HARRISONScience in Human Culture Program
November 9, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: Born-Again Demonization of “African Tradition”Program of African Studies
November 9, 2016
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Study Abroad FairDepartment of German
November 9, 2016
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Return Engagement: Tom PeterEnglish Department
November 10, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Renée and Lester Crown Speaker Series The Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
November 14, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Comparative Politics WorkshopDepartment of Political Science
November 14, 2016
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Political Theory Colloquium Department of Political Science
November 14, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
SHC Klopsteg Lecture: ON BARAKScience in Human Culture Program
November 15, 2016
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Annie McClanahan: The Culture of Secular StagnationAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
November 16, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: Islamic Fundamentalism from Below in Dakar, SenegalProgram of African Studies
November 16, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Israel Story – live podcastThe Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
November 24, 2016
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Christkindlmarket ChicagoDepartment of German
January 9, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
SHC Klopsteg Lecture: LINDA BARNESScience in Human Culture Program
January 12, 2017
12:15 PM - 2:00 PM
Lecture on the painter Copely (CCHS) [copy] [copy] [copy]Center for Historical Studies
January 27, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
American Politics WorkshopDepartment of Political Science
January 30, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
SHC Klopsteg Lecture: KELLY WISECUPScience in Human Culture Program
February 6, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
SHC Klopsteg Lecture: ELIZABETH ROBERTSScience in Human Culture Program
February 10, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
American Politics WorkshopDepartment of Political Science
February 16, 2017
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Lecture on African American History by David Blight (CCHS /CAAH) [copy] [copy] [copy] [copy]Center for Historical Studies
February 20, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
SHC Klopsteg Lecture: BRETT WALKERScience in Human Culture Program
February 21, 2017
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Lecture on the History of the Book (CCHS / University Library) [copy] [copy] [copy] [copy] [copy]Center for Historical Studies
March 6, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Clara Han - A Life in Debt to the Dead: Learning Kinship in a Setting of Pervasive DeathAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
March 6, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
SHC Klopsteg Lecture: CLARA HANScience in Human Culture Program
March 10, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
American Politics WorkshopDepartment of Political Science
March 31, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
“Cowboyistan: The Social Costs of Fracking”English Department
March 31, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Toni Jensen: Cowboyistan: The Social Costs of FrackingAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
April 3, 2017
Debt and Promise: Puerto Rican Performance in Times of CrisisAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
April 3, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
SHC Klopsteg Lecture: PAULA FINDLENScience in Human Culture Program
April 4, 2017
Debt and Promise: Puerto Rican Performance in Times of CrisisAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
April 4, 2017
12:15 PM - 2:00 PM
Lecture by Anand Yang (CCHS) [copy] [copy] [copy] [copy]Center for Historical Studies
April 5, 2017
Debt and Promise: Puerto Rican Performance in Times of CrisisAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
April 6, 2017
Debt and Promise: Puerto Rican Performance in Times of CrisisAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
April 6, 2017
SHC Graduate Student Conference “SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY IN GLOBAL AFFAIRS”Science in Human Culture Program
April 7, 2017
Debt and Promise: Puerto Rican Performance in Times of CrisisAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
April 13, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Susie Phillips: Dallying with Debt: Credit Hijinks in Premodern EnglandAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
April 17, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
SHC Klopsteg Lecture: MARY MORGANScience in Human Culture Program
April 19, 2017
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Leon Forrest LectureAfrican American Studies Department
April 19, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:45 PM
Leon Forrest Lecture: Anna Deavere SmithWeinberg College of Arts and Sciences
April 19, 2017
5:30 PM - 6:15 PM
Reading by Playwright Driss Ksikes: Title TBACenter for the Writing Arts
April 21, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
American Politics WorkshopDepartment of Political Science
April 27, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Jenny Adams: Degrees of Collateral: Medieval Academic Loans and Life in the Early UniversityAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
May 2, 2017
12:15 PM - 2:00 PM
Lecture by Cynthia Radding (CCHS) [copy] [copy] [copy] [copy] [copy]Center for Historical Studies
May 5, 2017
Chicago Area social and political Behavior (CAB) workshopDepartment of Political Science
May 5, 2017
SHC Faculty Conference “MEDICAL CULTURES, TRADITIONS, & LAW “Science in Human Culture Program
May 9, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
10th Annual Spring Writers' FestivalEnglish Department
May 10, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
10th Annual Spring Writers' FestivalEnglish Department
May 11, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
10th Annual Spring Writers' FestivalEnglish Department
May 12, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
American Politics WorkshopDepartment of Political Science
May 17, 2017
5:30 PM - 6:15 PM
Lecture by Moroccan Playwright Driss Ksikes: Tiltle TBACenter for the Writing Arts
June 2, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
American Politics WorkshopDepartment of Political Science