For a comprehensive list of international events on and around the
UW-Madison campus, visit Global Happenings.

Declare Me! Declaring the IS Major and Global Culture Certificate. Sponsored by International Studies Major. 10:00-11:00 am, 301 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr. For information, visit the websiteemail, or call 608-265-2631.

Introduction to the International Studies Major. Sponsored by International Studies Major. 2:00-3:00 pm, 336 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr. For information, visit the websiteemail, or call 608-265-2631.

Declare Me! Declaring the IS Major and Global Culture Certificate. Sponsored by International Studies Major. 10:00-11:00 am, 301 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr.
For information, visit the websiteemail, or call 608-265-2631.

Mellon Sawyer Seminar: Bibliomigrancy: World Literature in the Public Sphere. World Literary Studies at UW-Madison: Past, Present, and Future. Michael Bernard-Donals, English and Jewish Studies, John Karl Scholz, Economic Policy and Dean of L&S, Sara Guyer, English, Adam L. Kern, East Asian Languages & Literature, Caroline Levine, English, Venkat Mani, German, Tejumola Olaniyan, English and African Languages & Literature, Ellen Sapega, Spanish & Portuguese, and Nirvana Tanoukhi, English. Sponsored by Center for the Humanities and the A.W. Mellon Foundation. 3:00-5:00 pm, Pyle Center, 702 Langdon St. For information, visit the websiteemail, or call 608-262-2192.

Declare Me! Declaring the IS Major and Global Culture Certificate. Sponsored by International Studies Major. 10:00-11:00 am, 301 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr. For information, visit the websiteemail, or call 608-265-2631.

Introduction to the International Studies Major. Sponsored by International Studies Major. 10:30-11:30 am, 336 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr. For information, visit the websiteemail, or call 608-265-2631.

Language Learning and the IS Major. Sponsored by International Studies Major and the Language Institute. 1:00-2:00 pm, 336 Ingraham, 1155 Observatory Dr. For information, visit the websiteemail, or call 608-265-2631.

Premises for a Peer-to-Peer Economy. Michel Bauwens, Founder, Foundation for Peer-to-Peer Alternatives, and Primavera Research Fellow, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Part of the Capitalism, Post-Capitalism, and Transition Strategies towards a Sustainable and Socially Just P2P Society series of events. Sponsored by the Havens Center and Global Studies. 4:00-6:00 pm, 206 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr. For information, visit the websiteemail, or call 608-262-1420.

Introduction to the International Studies Major. Sponsored by International Studies Major. 4:00-5:00 pm, 336 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr. For information, visit the websiteemail, or call 608-265-2631.

Premises for a Peer-to-Peer Society. Michel Bauwens, Founder, Foundation for Peer-to-Peer Alternatives, and Primavera Research Fellow, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Part of the Capitalism, Post-Capitalism, and Transition Strategies towards a Sustainable and Socially Just P2P Society series of events. Sponsored by the Havens Center and Global Studies. 4:00-6:00 pm, 8417 Social Sciences, 1180 Observatory Dr. For information, visit the websiteemail, or call 608-262-1420.

Declare Me! Declaring the IS Major and Global Culture Certificate. Sponsored by International Studies Major. 10:00-11:00 am, 301 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr. For information, visit the websiteemail, or call 608-265-2631.

Open Seminar: Capitalism, Post-Capitalism, and Transition Strategies towards a Sustainable and Socially Just P2P Society. Michel Bauwens, Founder, Foundation for Peer-to-Peer Alternatives, and Primavera Research Fellow, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Sponsored by the Havens Center and Global Studies. 12:20 pm, 8108 Social Sciences, 1180 Observatory Dr. For information, visit the websiteemail, or call 608-262-1420.

UW Campus Deadline for Applications: Hermes Consortium for Literary and Cultural Studies Seminar 2015: Author, Authorship, and Authority in the Age of Cultural Studies and New Media. In collaboration with the universities united in the HERMES-network. To be held at Charles University, Prague, June 14-19, 2015. Doctoral students in literature are invited to apply to attend this doctoral seminar and symposium. Sponsored by the Mellon Sawyer Seminar and the Center for the Humanities. For information, visit the website or email.

Declare Me! Declaring the IS Major and Global Culture Certificate. Sponsored by International Studies Major. 10:00-11:00 am, 301 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr. For information, visit the websiteemail, or call 608-265-2631.

Introduction to the International Studies Major. Sponsored by International Studies Major. 11:00 am-12:00 pm, 336 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr. For information, visit the websiteemail, or call 608-265-2631.

Russia and the Global Crisis. Boris Kagarlitsky, Institute of Globalization and Social Movements, Moscow, Russia. Sponsored by the Havens Center and Global Studies. 4:00-6:00 pm, Inn Wisconsin, Second Floor, Memorial Union, 800 Langdon St. For information, visit the websiteemail, or call 608-262-1420.

Application Deadline: Scott Kloeck-Jenson (SKJ) Fellowships for Summer 2015. Internship and pre-dissertation travel fellowships are awarded yearly to UW-Madison graduate students doing work with a social justice component. Sponsored by Global Studies. For complete information on the award and to apply, visit the websiteemail, or call 608-265-6070.

Application Deadline: International Institute Graduate Student Summer Fieldwork Award. One-time awards of $3000 in support of UW-Madison graduate students conducting six to eight weeks of summer fieldwork outside the U.S. Any continuing UW-Madison graduate student can apply. Application materials must be submitted electronically. Sponsored by the International Institute. For information, visit the website or email.

Introduction to the International Studies Major. Sponsored by International Studies Major. 1:00-2:00 pm, 336 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr. For information, visit the websiteemail, or call 608-265-2631.

The Critical Relationship between US History and the Climate Crisis. Bill Gallegos, Director, Energy Program, and Former Executive Director, Communities for a Better Environment. Part of the The Strategic Role of Oppressed Communities of Color: Lessons from the Environmental Justice Movement series of events. Sponsored by the Havens Center and Global Studies. 4:00-6:00 pm, 206 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr. For information, visit the websiteemail, or call 608-262-1420.

Peace Corps and the International Studies Major. Learn how you can use your International Studies Major or Area Studies Certificate in the Peace Corps. Sponsored by International Studies Major and Peace Corps at UW-Madison. 5:00-6:30 pm, 206 Ingraham, 1155 Observatory Dr. For information, visit the websiteemail, or call 608-262-1121.

How a Grassroots Movement of People of Color Defeated Chevron Oil in Richmond, California. Bill Gallegos, Director, Energy Program, and Former Executive Director, Communities for a Better Environment. Part of theThe Strategic Role of Oppressed Communities of Color: Lessons from the Environmental Justice Movement series of events. Sponsored by the Havens Center and Global Studies. 4:00-6:00 pm, 8417 Social Sciences, 1180 Observatory Dr. For information, visit the websiteemail, or call 608-262-1420.

Declare Me! Declaring the IS Major and Global Culture Certificate. Sponsored by International Studies Major. 10:00-11:00 am, 301 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr. For information, visit the websiteemail, or call 608-265-2631.

Open Seminar: The Strategic Role of Oppressed Communities of Color: Lessons from the Environmental Justice Movement. Bill Gallegos, Director, Energy Program, and Former Executive Director, Communities for a Better Environment. Sponsored by the Havens Center and Global Studies. 12:20-2:00 pm, 8108 Social Sciences, 1180 Observatory Dr. For information, visit the websiteemail, or call 608-262-1420.

Submission Deadline (11:59 pm): Journal of Undergraduate International Studies Spring 2015 Issue. Open to current undergraduates and recent graduates (one semester or less post-graduation). To submit your work, send attachment via e-mail to address provided below. JUIS seeks to publish the best undergraduate work across the country related to international themes and topics, including, but not limited to: international conflict and conflict resolution, human rights, environmental issues, culture, history, comparative politics & economics, development & trade, global security & international health. Submissions generally range in length from 5-20 pages. Submissions must not have been published in any other publication.
For information, visit the website or email.

Introduction to the International Studies Major. Sponsored by International Studies Major.
12:30-1:30 pm, 336 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr. For information, visit the websiteemail, or call 608-265-2631.

Declare Me! Declaring the IS Major and Global Culture Certificate. Sponsored by International Studies Major. 10:00-11:00 am, 301 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr. For information, visit the website, email, or call 608-265-2631.

Victims of Terrorism in Pakistan: Challenge and Response. Athar Waheed, Fulbright Humprhey Fellow, Law, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis. Sponsored by Center for South Asia, Global Studies, and others. 12:00-1:00 pm, 206 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr. For information, visit the website, email, or call 608-262-4884.

Bibliomigrancy: World Literature in the Public Sphere. World Literature in/and the Spanish-Speaking World. Paloma Celis Carbajal, Latin American & Iberian Studies Librarian, Memorial Library, César Domínguez, Comparative Literature, University of Santiago de Compostela, and Fellow, Stockholm Collegium of World Literary History, Marcelo Pellegrini, Spanish & Portuguese, poet, editor, and translator, Mariano Siskind, Romance Languages & Literatures, and Center for the Environment, Harvard University, and Paulo Slachevsky, Editor and Co-founder, Chilean Publishing House LOM Ediciones, photographer, editor, and journalist. PM session in Spanish w/ translation by Edith Beltrán, Spanish & Portuguese. Mellon Sawyer Seminar. Registration required for access to the readings. Sponsored by the Institute for Research in the Humanities (IRH) and the A.W. Mellon Foundation. 9:30-11:30 am and 3:00-5:00 pm, Pyle Center, 702 Langdon St. For information, visit the website or email.

Declare Me! Declaring the IS Major and Global Culture Certificate. Sponsored by International Studies Major. 10:00-11:00 am, 301 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr. For information, visit the website, email, or call 608-265-2631.

Introduction to the International Studies Major. Sponsored by International Studies Major.
2:00-3:00 pm, 336 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr. For information, visit the websiteemail, or call 608-265-2631.

Kaleidoscope: 2015 Graduate Student Conference of Spanish & Portuguese. Keynote: Apelles in Imperial Spain: Canvases and Ekphrases of a Cobbler, a Goddess, and a Ruler, Frederick A. De Armas, University of Chicago (5:30-7:00 pm). Sponsored by Spanish & Portuguese, Latin American, Caribbean, & Iberian Studies (LACIS), Global Studies, Associated Students of Madison, the Kemper K. Knapp Bequest, the Nave Visiting Scholars Fund, the Brittingham Fund, and others. 8:45 am-7:00 pm, Lake Mendota Room, Dejope Hall, 640 Elm Dr. For information, visit the website or email.

Kaleidoscope: 2015 Graduate Student Conference of Spanish & Portuguese. Keynote: From Structure to Sense: Comparison and Correlation, Javier Gutiérrez-Rexach, Ohio State University (5:30-7:00 pm). Sponsored by Spanish & Portuguese, Latin American, Caribbean, & Iberian Studies (LACIS), Global Studies, Associated Students of Madison, the Kemper K. Knapp Bequest, the Nave Visiting Scholars Fund, the Brittingham Fund, and others. 8:30 am-7:00 pm, Lake Mendota Room, Dejope Hall, 640 Elm Dr. For information, visit the website or email.

Kaleidoscope: 2015 Graduate Student Conference of Spanish & Portuguese. Keynote: Problematizing Textual and Visual Representations of Amazonia: Euclides da Cunha, Alberto Rangel, and José Eustasio Rivera, Leopoldo Bernucci, University of California, Davis (11:00 am-12:30 pm), and Guest Lecture: Some Reflections on the State of Literature in the Narco Nation, Jean Franco, Columbia University (4:30-6:00 pm). Sponsored by Spanish & Portuguese, Latin American, Caribbean, & Iberian Studies (LACIS), Global Studies, Associated Students of Madison, the Kemper K. Knapp Bequest, the Nave Visiting Scholars Fund, the Brittingham Fund, and others. 8:30 am-7:45 pm, Lake Mendota Room, Dejope Hall, 640 Elm Dr. For information, visit the website or email.

Introduction to the International Studies Major. Sponsored by International Studies Major.
2:30-3:30 pm, 336 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr. For information, visit the websiteemail, or call 608-265-2631.

Declare Me! Declaring the IS Major and Global Culture Certificate. Sponsored by International Studies Major. 10:00-11:00 am, 301 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr. For information, visit the website, email, or call 608-265-2631.

Declare Me! Declaring the IS Major and Global Culture Certificate. Sponsored by International Studies Major. 2:00-5:00 pm, 301 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr. For information, visit the website, email, or call 608-265-2631.

Declare Me! Declaring the IS Major and Global Culture Certificate. Sponsored by International Studies Major. 10:00-11:00 am, 301 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr. For information, visit the website, email, or call 608-265-2631.

Introduction to the International Studies Major. Sponsored by International Studies Major.
12:30-1:30 pm, 336 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr. For information, visit the websiteemail, or call 608-265-2631.

World Cinema Day 2015: Bande de Filles (Girlhood). France, 2014. Directed by Céline Sciamma. French w/ English subtitles. Introduction and post-film discussion led by UW-Madison expert. Annual event bringing high school students and teachers to UW-Madison for the screening of a high-quality international film. Held in conjunction with the Wisconsin Film Festival. Registration required; seating limited (registration deadline is March 27). Sponsored by the Wisconsin Film Festival and the Wisconsin International Outreach Consortium (WIOC). Two showings: 8:30-11:30 am and 12:00-3:00 pm, Marquee Theatre, Union South, 1308 W. Dayton St. For information, visit the website, email, or call 608-262-4461.

Declare Me! Declaring the IS Major and Global Culture Certificate. Sponsored by International Studies Major. 10:00-11:00 am, 301 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr. For information, visit the website, email, or call 608-265-2631.

Wisconsin Film Festival: 8 Days of Comedies, Documentaries, Animation, and More. Includes films from many countries. Check the website for ticket information. Sponsored by the Arts Institute, Communication Arts, Cinematheque, Wisconsin Center for Film & Theater Research, Wisconsin Union Directorate Film Committee, Journalism & Mass Communication, and many others. April 9-16, 2015, Venues and times vary. For information, visit the website, email, or call 608-262-9009.

Mellon Sawyer Seminar: Bibliomigrancy: World Literature in the Public Sphere. Reconsidering the Global Novel/Novelist. Søren Frank, Comparative Literature, Institute for the Study of Culture, University of Southern Denmark, and Debjani Ganguly, Literature, Humanities Research Centre, Australian National University, and Jay C. and Ruth Halls Visiting Scholar. Sponsored by Center for the Humanities, the A.W. Mellon Foundation, and others.
Pyle Center, 702 Langdon St. For information, visit the website, email, or call 608-262-2192.

9:30-11:30 am, Session I: Moby-Dick and the Broad Present of Globality, Søren Frank, and The World Novel as a Global Form: A Contemporary Perspective, Debjani Ganguly.
3:00-5:00 pm, Session II: The World Novel and the Conundrum of Global Islam: The Case of Rushdie, Debjani Ganguly, and Bibliomigrancy and The Hans Christian Andersen Literature Award, Søren Frank.

Post-Indignation Pedagogy and Socially Engaged Buddhism. Robert Hattam, Visiting Scholar, Education, University of South Australia. Sponsored by Curriculum & Instruction, Education, Global Studies, and others. 12:00-1:30 pm, 220 Teacher Education, 225 N. Mills St. For information, visit the website, email, or call 608-263-4600.

Introduction to the International Studies Major. Sponsored by International Studies Major. 3:00-4:00 pm, 336 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr. For information, visit the website, email, or call 608-265-2631.

The Myth of American Decline. Sam Gindin, York University, Canada, and UW alum. Part of Politics with Sober Senses: Conditions for Labor Renewal series of events. Sponsored by the Havens Center and Global Studies. 4:00 pm, 206 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr. For information, visit the website, email, or call 608-262-1420.

Barriers to Union Renewal. Sam Gindin, York University, Canada, and UW alum. Part of Politics with Sober Senses: Conditions for Labor Renewal series of events. Sponsored by the Havens Center and Global Studies. 6:00 pm, Madison Labor Temple, 1602 S. Park St. For information, visit the website, email, or call 608-262-1420.

Declare Me! Declaring the IS Major and Global Culture Certificate. Sponsored by International Studies Major. 10:00-11:00 am, 301 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr. For information, visit the website, email, or call 608-265-2631.

Open Seminar: Politics with Sober Senses: Conditions for Labor Renewal. Sam Gindin, York University, Canada, and UW alum. Sponsored by the Havens Center and Global Studies. 12:20 pm, 8108 Social Sciences, 1180 Observatory Dr. For information, visit the website, email, or call 608-262-1420.

Declare Me! Declaring the IS Major and Global Culture Certificate. Sponsored by International Studies Major. 2:00-5:00 pm, 301 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr. For information, visit the website, email, or call 608-265-2631.

Careers with the IS Major Workshop. Focusing on steps you can take now to transition smoothly into the job market. Sponsored by International Studies Major. 4:00-5:00 pm, 336 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr. For information, visit the website, email, or call 608-265-2631.

Call for Applications: 2015 Summer Language Institutes at UW-Madison. Each summer, the University of Wisconsin-Madison hosts several eight-week intensive language programs at beginner, intermediate, and advanced levels, for course credit equivalent to two semesters of study. For information, visit the website.