Security Calendar & ACDIS Speaker Series

These events are approved for students who are taking NPRE/GLBL 483 Seminar on Security and GLBL 199S Independent Study, Security Events.

Students are required to prepare a multiple choice quiz with five to ten questions and answers that exhibit an understanding of the lecture. NPRE/GLBL 483 and GLBL 199S students submit the quiz to Illinois Compass. The Certificate students submit the quiz to the ACDIS Office Staff at .

Spring 2020 – Security-related Events

DateConcentrationEventSpeakerLocation/TimeEvent Sponsors
01/27/2020MultipleCrisis in Puerto RicoDr. Jose Atiles, Sociology
Dr. Luis Rodriguez, Agricultural & Biological Engineering
Dr. Antonio Sotomayor, Latin American and Caribbean Library
101 International Studies BuildingCenter for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (CLACS)
1/28/2020Physical SecurityConflict, Migration, and Return: Negotiating Registration and Displacement in Ukraine, 2014-presentDr. Cynthia Buckley
Jarod Fox
Grace Ruxlow
Main Library, Room 106Center for Global Studies
1/29/2020Energy and Environmental SecurityOceans of Oil: Mody-Dick, Energy, and the Environmental HumanitiesJamie Jones, English Fellow 2018-2019Levis Faculty Center Conference Room 210Center for Advanced Study
2/3/2020MultipleRefugee Passage: The Spectacle of Magnanimity and the Politics of Nepali-Bhutanese Arrival in the United StatesDr. Retika A. DesaiAsian American Studies Conference Room, 1208 W Nevada St, UrbanaAsian American Studies
2/5/2020MultipleA Look into North Korea through PhotosRay Cunningham6:00 pm
Armory 345
ACDIS Student Security Group
3/2/2020MultipleCLACS Lecture Series. "Acoustic Surveillance in Brazil"Dr. Leonardo Cardoso, Assistant Professor, Performance Studies, Texas A&M University3:00pm
International Studies Building, Room 101
Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (CLACS)
3/2/2020MultiplePanel | Race, Place and the Politics of Census 2020Julie A. Dowling (Latino/a Studies);
G. Cristina Mora (Sociology, University of California Berkeley);
Michael Rodríguez-Muñiz (Sociology and Latino/a Studies, Northwestern University);
Anita Banerji (Director, Democracy Initiative for Forefront);
Griselda Vega Samuel (Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund [MALDEF]).
4:00 pm
Levis Faculty Center Room 210
Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities and Department of Latina/o Studies
3/2/2020MultipleAt the King's Gate': Jewish Government Officials and Rabbinic Authority in Abbasid BaghdadJennifer Grayson (Hebrew Union College/Xavier University)5:00 pm
2090B Foreign Language Building
Program in Jewish Culture & Society Co-Sponsors: WGGP and Others