In this week's edition, the Pardee School hosts the diplomatic and consular corps of Boston for a dinner and conversation on the state of diplomacy, the Center for the Study of Europe hosts former member of the German Bundestag Karsten Voigt for a series of lectures and class visits, Professor Julie Klinger published a journal article on environmental geoplitics and outer space, the GDP Center hosts a workshop on trade treaties and SDGs and Pardee professors in the media on protests in the Balkans, fear in the active shooter era, and New Zealand's Prime Minister. 
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This Week @BUPardeeSchool

Week of March 27, 2019

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Event News

Pardee School Hosts Diplomatic and Consular Corps of Boston

The Pardee School hosted the diplomatic and consular corps of Boston for a conversation on the "State of Diplomacy."

Center Spotlight

CSE Hosts Karsten Voigt for Lecture, Panel, Class Visits

The Center for the Study of Europe hosted former member of the German Bundestag Karsten Voigt for a series of lectures and class visits.

Faculty News

Klinger Publishes Journal Article on Geopolitics and Outer Space

Prof. Julie Klinger published a journal article entitled "Environmental Geopolitics and Outer Space," in the journal "Geopolitics."

Center Spotlight

GDP Center Hosts Workshop on Trade Treaties and SDGs

The Global Development Policy Center held a workshop entitled “Rethinking Trade Treaties and Access to Medicines" at Boston University’s Washington, DC offices.

School News

Join the Pardee School Network on LinkedIn

Update your education profile on LinkedIn to include "Boston University -- Frederick S. Pardee School of Global Studies"     
Student Spotlight

Pardee Works: Federal Resume Workshop

Students who attended the workshop received advice on how to construct a federal resume and navigate USAJOBS.

Faculty News

Garcevic Interviewed for Documentary on China and the Balkans

Amb. Vesko Garcevic was interviewed for a documentary entitled "The Silk Road or Silk Cord" on China's influence in the Balkans. 

Center Spotlight

CSE Hosts Talk on Northern Ireland's Public History

Olwen Purdue, Director of the Centre for Public History at Queen’s University Belfast,  spoke on “The Uses of the Past in Divided Societies: Northern Ireland and the US.” 

Faculty News

Greenwald Speaks at Monterey Threat Finance Forum

Michael B. Greenwald (Pardee ’07) spoke at the Monterey Threat Finance Forum as part of a panel entitled "Sanctioning Non-State Actors."



Amb. Vesko Garcevic 

Protests in the Balkans

The Globe Post
Jessica Stern

Fear in the Active Shooter Era

Washington Post
Amb. Paul Hare

Prince Charles and Cuba

Reuters, AFP, The Daily Mail
Adil Najam 

New Zealand's Prime Minister

Voice of America, Aaj TV News
Amb. Vesko Garcevic 

1999 NATO Yugoslavia Intervention

Balkan Insight, Eurasia Review

March 27, 2019                     

Lost and Found in the Liminoid Zone: Rediscovered Fronterizo Literature and Film of the Mexican Revolution

March 28, 2019                                

The Politics of Vexed Capital: China's Railway Projects and Financing Coalitions in Southeast Asia

Threats to Democracy: Ethical Responses and Local Action

Explaining EU Asymmetry: A Comparison of Borders and Asylum Policy Development

Literature and Activism in the Equatorial Guinean Diaspora  

March 29, 2019

27th Annual Graduate Student Conference in African Studies

Drone Warfare: Interfaith Responses to Technological Advancement of Violence 

Inaugural Paul Streeten Distinguished Lectureship Featuring Joseph E. Stiglitz 

Screening: Liyana 

April 1, 2019      
Pardee School Travel Grant Presentation

The Nyayo House Torture Case: A Crucible of Human Rights in Postcolonial Kenya 

April 2, 2019    

Home and Hearth: Motherland, Mothering and Post-Conflict Return to Liberia

Beyond the Headlines: Brexit

Who Controls Multilateral Development Finance?   
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