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


Date Concentration Event Speaker Location/Time Event Sponsors
3/2/2020 Multiple CLACS Lecture Series. "Acoustic Surveillance in Brazil" Dr. Leonardo Cardoso, Assistant Professor, Performance Studies, Texas A&M University 3:00pm
International Studies Building, Room 101
Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (CLACS)
3/2/2020 Multiple Panel | Race, Place and the Politics of Census 2020 Julie 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
3/2/2020 Multiple At the King's Gate': Jewish Government Officials and Rabbinic Authority in Abbasid Baghdad Jennifer Grayson (Hebrew Union College/Xavier University) 5:00 pm
2090B Foreign Language Building
Program in Jewish Culture & Society Co-Sponsors: WGGP and Others
2/5/2020 Multiple A Look into North Korea through Photos Ray Cunningham 6:00 pm
Armory 345
ACDIS Student Security Group
2/3/2020 Multiple Refugee Passage: The Spectacle of Magnanimity and the Politics of Nepali-Bhutanese Arrival in the United States Dr. Retika A. Desai Asian American Studies Conference Room, 1208 W Nevada St, Urbana Asian American Studies
1/29/2020 Energy and Environmental Security Oceans of Oil: Mody-Dick, Energy, and the Environmental Humanities Jamie Jones, English Fellow 2018-2019 Levis Faculty Center Conference Room 210 Center for Advanced Study
1/28/2020 Physical Security Conflict, Migration, and Return: Negotiating Registration and Displacement in Ukraine, 2014-present Dr. Cynthia Buckley
Jarod Fox
Grace Ruxlow
Main Library, Room 106 Center for Global Studies
01/27/2020 Multiple Crisis in Puerto Rico Dr. Jose Atiles, Sociology
Dr. Luis Rodriguez, Agricultural & Biological Engineering
Dr. Antonio Sotomayor, Latin American and Caribbean Library
101 International Studies Building Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (CLACS)