Spring 2014

Pathways into Single Motherhood and Their Implications for Children in Nicaragua”, Speaker Prof. Mary Arends-Kuenning, Director, Lemann Institute for Brazilian Studies; Agricultural and Consumer Economics

Mar 7, 2014
Time: 3:00-5:00pm
Location: 101 International Studies Building

Sponsor WGGP; Co-sponsors: Agricultural and Consumer Economics, Illinois Program in Law and Philosophy, Lemann Institute, Latina/Latino Studies, Sociology, and Social Work

Poverty Simulation
Hosted by: WGGP Inequality Initiative and College of Business Outreach and Engagement

Mar 7, 2014
All Day- Must pre-register at http://illinois.edu/lb/article/4673/80687
Location Business Instructional Facility Atrium

Sponsor WGGP and College of Business Outreach and Engagement; Co-sponsors: College of Agricultural, Consumer & Environmental Sciences; College of Business; College of Liberal Arts & Sciences; Department of Philosophy; International Programs and Studies, School of Literatures, Cultures & Linguistics; School of Social Work

Immigration and Collective Ownership of the Earth
Speaker Mathias Risse (Philosophy and Public Policy, Harvard)
April 11, 2014
Location: Levis Faculty Center, 3rd Floor

Sponsored by: WGGP, Center for Advanced Study, Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities, Philosophy

“International Conference on Societal Risk Management of Natural Hazards (ICSRM)”
April 17-18, 2014
Location: I Hotel and Conference Center
Contact Paolo Gardoni, gardoni@illinois.edu

Sponsored by: Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Additional Co-sponsors include the College of Law, Department of Philosophy, and Women and Gender in Global Perspectives Program

Panel Discussion on Climate Change: National Climate Assessment Report
April 22, 2014
Location: Illini Union, Room 314B

Professor Don Wuebbles
Coordinating Lead Author for the international IPCC Assesment of Climate Change, Department of Atmospheric Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Professor Arden Rowell, College of Law, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign