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Second Language Acquisition Student Symposium

Date:April 19, 2019
Time:All day
Location:Union South
Description:*Note: actual end time may vary.* n Transmodalities: Contesting Borders in Language Studies. Studies in the field of second language acquisition (SLA) and applied linguistics are concerned with the complexities of the multilingual, multimodal, and multisensory nature of language.The theme of the 2019 SLA Student Symposium conference is meant to draw attention to the ways that meaning is constructed across modalities to inform language learning, teaching, and research in globalized and increasing
URL:https://symposium.sla.wisc.edu/

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Second Language Acquisition Student Symposium

Date:April 20, 2019
Time:All day
Location:Union South
Description:*Note: actual end time may vary.* n Transmodalities: Contesting Borders in Language Studies. Studies in the field of second language acquisition (SLA) and applied linguistics are concerned with the complexities of the multilingual, multimodal, and multisensory nature of language.The theme of the 2019 SLA Student Symposium conference is meant to draw attention to the ways that meaning is constructed across modalities to inform language learning, teaching, and research in globalized and increasing
URL:https://symposium.sla.wisc.edu/

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Learn About the Latin American, Caribbean & Iberian Studies Program!

Date:April 22, 2019
Time:2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location:209 Ingraham Hall
Description:Come & Learn More About the Latin American, Caribbean & Iberian Studies Program. Are you passionate about languages? Do you hope to someday live and work in a foreign country? Are you curious about the Spanishand Portuguese-speaking world? Have you ever thought about studying a lesscommonly taught language like Yucatec Maya or Quechua? Are you seeking asmall, intimate program where the office staff knows your name and remembers your specific interests and goals? If you've answered "YES!" to any o

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Italian Film Festival

Date:April 22, 2019
Time:7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Description:Italian filmmaker Renzo Carbonera presents his new film Resinain person.. The 2019 edition of the Italian Film Festival USA will take place Monday, April 22 through Wednesday, April 24, with local premieresof exciting new films by leading Italian directors, including filmmaker Renzo Carbonera in person. Screened free of charge at the Marquee Cinema inUnion South on the UW-Madison campus, all films are shown in the origina
URL:https://europe.wisc.edu/event/italian-film-festival/

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Fulbright US Student Program Open House

Date:April 23, 2019
Time:10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location:301 Ingraham Hall
Description:Drop-in open house for those interested in the Fulbright US Student Program (FUSP). If you have specific questions about FUSP, the application process, or your particular interests, stop by to talk with the campus Fulbright Program Advisor. The FUSP 2020-21 competition opened April
URL:http://go.wisc.edu/fusp

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Media Laboratories: Late Modernist Authorship in South America

Date:April 23, 2019
Time:12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Location:206 Ingraham Hall
Description:By: Sarah Wells. Associate Professor Department of Comparative

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Spanish Conversation Table

Date:April 23, 2019
Time:5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location:The Sett, 2nd floor, Union South
Description:La mesa de conversación. All levels of Spanish speakers are welcome at this informal weekly conversation table, sponsored by the Depart
URL:https://spanport.wisc.edu/conversation/

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Italian Film Festival

Date:April 23, 2019
Time:6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Description:Film Screenings: The Vice of Hope (Il Vizio della Speranza, 2018) and Short Film Program. The 2019 edition of the Italian Film FestivalUSA will take place Monday, April 22 through Wednesday, April 24, withlocal premieres of exciting new films by leading Italian directors, including filmmaker Renzo Carbonera in person. Screened free of charge at the Marquee Cinema in Union South on the UW-Madison campus, all films are show
URL:https://europe.wisc.edu/event/italian-film-festival/

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Peace Corps Walk-In Advising

Date:April 24, 2019
Time:11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location:252 Bascom Hall
Description:Get in-person help and advice on Peace Corps service. Need information on Peace Corps as a post-graduation option? Need application help?

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Africa at Noon: Why do Autocrats Adopt Women’s Rights Reforms? Contrasting the Maghreb and the Middle East

Date:April 24, 2019
Time:12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location:206 Ingraham Hall
Description:Talk by Aili Tripp, Professor of Political Science and Chairof Gender & Women’s Studies at the University of Wisconsin- Madison. Based on a forthcoming book with Cambridge University Press, this talk looksat both domestic and international factors behind why non-democratic governments in Morocco, Algeria and Tunisia adopted women’s rights reforms.This presentation also explains why these three countries are passing legislation around women’s rights almost in tandem, and why these countries have been on a faster trajectory than the Middle East regarding women’
URL:https://africa.wisc.edu/event/africa-at-noon-aili-tripp-4/

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Making the Most of Your Field Experience

Date:April 24, 2019
Time:3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Location:116 Agricultural Hall
Description:Study Abroad. Participating in a field study abroad this summer? Come to this interactive workshop to learn tips and tricks from students who’ve been there!nn> Prepare for a field study abroadn> Reflecton your field experience through journalingn> Learn about electronics andmoney abroadn> Use your field study as a resumé builder and interviewtalking pointsnnIn addition, you'll hear advice from returned field stu
URL:https://www.studyabroad.wisc.edu

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Italian Film Festival

Date:April 24, 2019
Time:6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Description:Film Screenings: As Needed (Quanto Basta, 2018) and The StolenCaravaggio (Una Storia Senza Nome, 2018). The 2019 edition of the Italian Film Festival USA will take place Monday, April 22 through Wednesday,April 24, with local premieres of exciting new films by leading Italian directors, including filmmaker Renzo Carbonera in person. Screened free ofcharge at the Marquee Cinema in Union South on the UW-Madison campus, all films are shown in the original language with English subtitles. Campus
URL:https://europe.wisc.edu/event/italian-film-festival/

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Learn About the Latin American, Caribbean & Iberian Studies Program!

Date:April 25, 2019
Time:10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Location:209 Ingraham Hall
Description:Come & Learn More About the Latin American, Caribbean & Iberian Studies Program. Are you passionate about languages? Do you hope to someday live and work in a foreign country? Are you curious about the Spanishand Portuguese-speaking world? Have you ever thought about studying a lesscommonly taught language like Yucatec Maya or Quechua? Are you seeking asmall, intimate program where the office staff knows your name and remembers your specific interests and goals? If you've answered "YES!" to any o

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Center for South Asia Weekly Lecture Series: Anthony Cerulli (Associate Professor, Asian Languages and Cultures, UW-Madi

Date:April 25, 2019
Time:12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location:206 Ingraham Hall
Description:The Manuscriptistan Project: Aesthetics in India’s Archives.In this talk, Cerulli presents a photo-ethnography project called “Manuscriptistan.” He will discuss the work that’s gone into the project;share some images that will be exhibited in Philadelphia in the fall of 20
URL:https://southasia.wisc.edu/2019-spring-lecture-series/anthony-cerulli/

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Peace Corps Walk-In Advising

Date:April 25, 2019
Time:2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location:252 Bascom Hall
Description:Get help with your Peace Corps application. Need information onPeace Corps as a post-graduation option? Need application help? Meet with

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Fulbright US Student Program information session

Date:April 25, 2019
Time:2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location:336 Ingraham Hall
Description:Information session for those interested in learning more aboutthe Fulbright US Student Program (FUSP) & the campus process. The FUSP 2020-2021 competition opened April 1; applicants must be US citizens to beeligible. New application & country program information is available at ht
URL:http://iris.wisc.edu/funding/students/fulbright-us-student-program/

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Hmong Studies Consortium and CSEAS, Co-Sponsored by The Asian American Studies Program, UW-Madison

Date:April 25, 2019
Time:4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Location:336 Ingraham Hall
Description:"The Rise of Hmong American Literature and the Role of Religion" by Dr. Aline Lo, Assistant Professor of English, Allegheny College. This talk examines the role religion plays in three Hmong American texts,ultimately arguing that religion continues to be a central preoccupation in Hmong American identity and literature. This talk also provides a general survey of Hmong American literature and how Hmong writers are producingtheir own narratives rich with complex characters, speakers, and stories

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Global Café

Date:April 25, 2019
Time:4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Location:Multicultural Student Center Lounge, Armory and Gymnasium (Red Gym)
Description:Global Café is the place to meet other international and U.S.students, make new friends, practice a language, learn about other cultures and share your own, and try different coffee and tea beverages fromaround the world!nnEvery Global Café will feature a different international beverage and a fun activity. Come any time during Café hours to enga
URL:https://iss.wisc.edu/event/global-cafe-19-2/2019-01-31/

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CSEAS Friday Forum Lecture Series

Date:April 26, 2019
Time:12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Location:206 Ingraham Hall
Description:"Piety, possession and “Buddhaization” in Modern Thailand"by Erick White, Assistant Professor of Thai Buddhist Studies, University of Michigan. Professional spirit mediums in contemporary Bangkok envision themselves as pursuing a vocation of Buddhist piety. As a result, theyhave reimagined deities, possession, religious ecstasy, devotion, self-mortification, veneration, and rituals of auspiciousness as virtuous markers of a properly pious Buddhist life. And they see their subcultural vision of piety as broadly conforming to conventional normative Thai understanding of what it means to be a pious Buddhist. In many ways, this self-
URL:https://seasia.wisc.edu/event/friday-forum-erick-white/

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CommuniTea and Connections

Date:April 26, 2019
Time:12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location:Multicultural Student Center Classroom, Red Gym (716 Langdon Street, 2nd floor), Armory and Gymnasium (Red Gym)
Description:Are you looking to connect with other Global Badgers? To talk about life in a new city, country, and campus environment? To share lunchwith new friends? If so, CommuniTea and Connections is for you!nnCommuniTea and Connections provides a casual and safe space for international students to come together and talk about common experiences with other students like you. Each session will have different discussion topics. Tea & l
URL:https://iss.wisc.edu/event/international-student-discussion-group-crafts-and-conversations-2/2019-01-25/

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Global Hot Spots

Date:April 26, 2019
Time:1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Location:Fluno Center For Executive Education
Description:"American Foreign Policy in an Age of National Sentiment". Thistalk will address the future of global economic and military institutions
URL:https://www.uwalumni.com/event/global-hot-spots-american-foreign-policy-in-an-age-of-nationalist-sentiment/

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Expanding Language-Related Undergraduate Research Opportunities inthe Humanities and Social Sciences

Date:April 26, 2019
Time:1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Location:1418 Van Hise Hall
Description:You will hear from faculty and students who participated in language-related research opportunities with the Undergraduate Research Scholars Program and learn about serving as a research mentor. Faculty panelincludes Dr. Rajiv Rao, Associate Professor in the Department of Spanishand Portuguese, and Dr. Rania Huntington, Professor in the Department of Asian Languages and Cultures.nnAll faculty and advanced graduate stud
URL:https://languageinstitute.wiscweb.wisc.edu/urs/

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Middle East Studies Lecture Series

Date:April 29, 2019
Time:12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location:206 Ingraham Hall
Description:Mohammad Hassan Khalil: "Jihad, Radicalism, and the New Atheism". The so-called New Atheists have had a unique and ostensibly significant impact on Western (and to some extent non-Western) intellectual discourse. Notwithstanding their numerous detractors, their views on Islam in particular have shaped the ways that many, typically outside Islamic studies, imagine the world’s second largest religion. In this presentation,Mohammad Hassan Khalil will scrutinize some especially influential New Ath
URL:https://mideast.wisc.edu/event/mohammad-khalil/

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Learn About the Latin American, Caribbean & Iberian Studies Program!

Date:April 29, 2019
Time:2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location:209 Ingraham Hall
Description:Come & Learn More About the Latin American, Caribbean & Iberian Studies Program. Are you passionate about languages? Do you hope to someday live and work in a foreign country? Are you curious about the Spanishand Portuguese-speaking world? Have you ever thought about studying a lesscommonly taught language like Yucatec Maya or Quechua? Are you seeking asmall, intimate program where the office staff knows your name and remembers your specific interests and goals? If you've answered "YES!" to any o

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Portrait of a Port: Industry and Ideology in El Salvador (1805-1900)

Date:April 30, 2019
Time:12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Location:206 Ingraham Hall
Description:By: Lauren Bridges. PhD specialist in the archaeology of Spanish colonialism in the Americas. According to historical documents, this port in Acajutla was in operation between 1805 and 1900 until a new port wasconstructed on the beach about 3 km northwest. This port, or Puerto Viejo de Acajutla, marks a chronological space of 95 years of imports spanning the transition from colonial territory to the emerging nation.nnCONTAC

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Cineteca Film Screening - "Saturno contro" ["Saturn in Retrograde"]

Date:April 30, 2019
Time:7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location:L196 Education Building
Description:Italian film screening with English subtitles. La Cineteca italiana is a weekly film series that showcases a variety of Italian films wit

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Fulbright US Student Program Open House

Date:May 1, 2019
Time:1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location:301 Ingraham Hall
Description:Drop-in open house for those interested in the Fulbright US Student Program (FUSP). If you have specific questions about FUSP, the application process, or your particular interests, stop by to talk with the campus Fulbright Program Advisor. The FUSP 2020-21 competition opened April
URL:http://go.wisc.edu/fusp

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International Student Graduation Celebration

Date:May 1, 2019
Time:5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location:Gordon Dining and Event Center, Sonata and Concerto Rooms
Description:Graduating in May 2019? You are cordially invited to a celebration of your accomplishments! nnRegistration required. nnDetails will b
URL:https://iss.wisc.edu/event/international-student-graduation-celebration-2/

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Learn About the Latin American, Caribbean & Iberian Studies Program!

Date:May 2, 2019
Time:10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Location:209 Ingraham Hall
Description:Come & Learn More About the Latin American, Caribbean & Iberian Studies Program. Are you passionate about languages? Do you hope to someday live and work in a foreign country? Are you curious about the Spanishand Portuguese-speaking world? Have you ever thought about studying a lesscommonly taught language like Yucatec Maya or Quechua? Are you seeking asmall, intimate program where the office staff knows your name and remembers your specific interests and goals? If you've answered "YES!" to any o

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Peace Corps Walk-In Advising

Date:May 2, 2019
Time:2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location:252 Bascom Hall
Description:Get help with your Peace Corps application. Need information onPeace Corps as a post-graduation option? Need application help? Meet with

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A Tip or Two From Peace Corps

Date:May 2, 2019
Time:5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location:Terrace, Memorial Union
Description:Hear Peace Corps stories while enjoying a pre-summer evening onthe Terrace. Join returned Peace Corps volunteers on the Terrace on a sure-to-be-beautiful pre-summer evening. Ask questions, get stories, enjoythe camaraderie before the campus recruiting office closes for the summer
URL:https://www.facebook.com/events/432380407305801/

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Walk-In Advising Hours (Extended)

Date:May 3, 2019
Time:1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location:252 Bascom Hall
Description:Advice on your Peace Corps application before the semester is over. Get advice on your Peace Corps application before May 17, when the office closes for the summer. Juniors, will you be ready to submit your Senior-year application by October 1 for a job that shows up in June? Pro Ti

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UW Russian Folk Orchestra

Date:May 4, 2019
Time:7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location:First Unitarian Society
Description:Annual Spring Concert. The Orchestra, in its 22nd season, will perform Russian and East European music on authentic Russian instruments
URL:http://russorch.wisc.edu/Spring2019.html

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Walk-In Advising Hours (Extended)

Date:May 10, 2019
Time:1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location:252 Bascom Hall
Description:Advice on your Peace Corps application before the semester is over. Get advice on your Peace Corps application before May 17, when the office closes for the summer. Juniors, will you be ready to submit your Senior-year application by October 1 for a job that shows up in June? Pro Ti

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Peace Corps Walk-In Advising

Date:May 15, 2019
Time:11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location:252 Bascom Hall
Description:Get in-person help and advice on Peace Corps service. Need information on Peace Corps as a post-graduation option? Need application help?

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Peace Corps Walk-In Advising

Date:May 16, 2019
Time:2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location:252 Bascom Hall
Description:Get help with your Peace Corps application. Need information onPeace Corps as a post-graduation option? Need application help? Meet with

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ACTFL Oral Proficiency Interview (OPI) Assessment Workshop for Language Instructors

Date:June 3, 2019
Time:All day
Location:TITU, Memorial Union
Description:*Note: actual end time may vary.* n A four-day workshop sponsored by the Language Institute and the Wisconsin Intensive Summer LanguageInstitutes and led by the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Lan
URL:https://languageinstitute.wisc.edu/actfl-summer-institutes-at-uw-madison/

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ACTFL Oral Proficiency Interview (OPI) Assessment Workshop for Language Instructors

Date:June 4, 2019
Time:All day
Location:TITU, Memorial Union
Description:*Note: actual end time may vary.* n A four-day workshop sponsored by the Language Institute and the Wisconsin Intensive Summer LanguageInstitutes and led by the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Lan
URL:https://languageinstitute.wisc.edu/actfl-summer-institutes-at-uw-madison/

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ACTFL Writing Proficiency Test (WPT) Rater Training Workshop for Language Instructors

Date:June 5, 2019
Time:All day
Location:TITU, Memorial Union
Description:*Note: actual end time may vary.* n A four-day workshop sponsored by the Language Institute and the Wisconsin Intensive Summer LanguageInstitutes and led by the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Lan
URL:https://languageinstitute.wisc.edu/actfl-summer-institutes-at-uw-madison/

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ACTFL Oral Proficiency Interview (OPI) Assessment Workshop for Language Instructors

Date:June 5, 2019
Time:All day
Location:TITU, Memorial Union
Description:*Note: actual end time may vary.* n A four-day workshop sponsored by the Language Institute and the Wisconsin Intensive Summer LanguageInstitutes and led by the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Lan
URL:https://languageinstitute.wisc.edu/actfl-summer-institutes-at-uw-madison/

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