Spring 2012 Events


2012 Genocide Awareness Month
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Spring 2012 Global Challenges Speaker Series
Strategic Non-Violent Conflict

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Spring 2012
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Syria: The Orphan Revolution
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Monday, February 27, 2012
6:15-8:15pm
Musical Event
Sounds of Syria: Music of Hope
Malek Jandali (World Renowned Composer and Pianist)
Prof. Mohamed Alsiadi and Composer (accompanying on the lute)
Dana Room
4th Floor, Dana Library
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Thursday, March 8, 2012
4:00-5:30pm Panel Discussion 
5:30-6:45pm Exhibition Opening
Symposium
Tibet Burning
Jigme Ugen (Tibetan Refugee and Labor Leader)
Heidi Minx (Built on Respect & Human Rights Awareness Project)
Engelhard Hall 100
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Wednesday, March 28
2:30-4:00pm
Lecture
From Democratic Peace to Democratic War: International Relations between Legality and Morality
Britta Krause
Kassel University, Germany     
DGA Conference Room
Engelhard Hall 

Wednesday, April 4, 2012
Seminar
10-11:20am
Genocide and Gender-Violence in Congo: Interfaith Peace-building in the Context of Mass Violence
Center for Urban and Public Service 105
111 Washington Street
 


Monday, April 16, 2012

11:30am-12:50pm
Lecture/Discussion
Can Women Wage Peace in a War Zone? Security Stretegy and the Future of Afghanistan
Rangina Hamidi
President, Kandahar Treasure
Dana Room
4th Floor, Dana Library
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Tuesday, April 17, 2012
1:00-2:20pm
Roundtable
Women, War, and the Military
Robin Baptiste
Amelia Dasa-Weiland
Jenelle Griles
Dana Room
4th Floor, Dana Library

Thursday, April 19
2:30am-4:00pm
Lecture
Reconciliation after the Cambodian Genocide
Laura McGrew (Coventry University, England)
101 Hill Hall

Thursday April 19, 2012
6:00pm-7:15pm
Symposium
Syrian Unity: Voices for Understanding  and Engagement
Dana Room
4th Floor, Dana Library

Thursday April 19, 2012
7:30-8:30pm
Special Invited Lecture
Stories from the Syrian Revolution: Eyewitness Accounts (Homs)
Racan Alhoch
Rise 4 Humanity

Friday, April 20, 2012
11:30am-1:00pm
Special Invited Lecture
Promoting a Robust Human Security Agenda: Making Gender and Arms Control Linkages
Katherine Prizeman
Disarmament Program, Global Action to Prevent War
Global Action to Prevent War Office
866 UN Plaza (RSVP to CGHR required)
 


Monday, April 23

10:00-11:20am
Lecture
Race and Space: The Armenian Genocide in the Context of Population and Territory
Uğur Ümit Üngör
Dana Room
4th Floor, Dana Library

Thursday, April 26
Workshop
Operationalizing the Responsibility to Protect: The Civilian and Military Challenges of the "Third Pillar Approach"
Brussels, Belgium
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Thursday, April 26
6-8pm
Lecture
From Belgrade to Cairo: Nonviolent Revolutions
Srdja Popovic
Center for Applied Nonviolent Action and Strategies
Belgrade, Servia
Dana Room
4th Floor, Dana Library


Thursday, May 1, 2012

10am-12:30pm
Panel Discussion
The Holocaust and Its Legacies in Scandinavia: Research and Education
Anton Weiss-Wendt (Center for the Study of the Holocaust and Religious Minorities, Oslo)
Paul A. Levine (Hugo Valetin Center, Uppsala University)
Oula Silvennoinen (Centre for Nordic Studies, University of Helsinki)
Oivind Kopperud (Center for the Study of the Holocaust and Religious Minorities, Oslo)
Cecilie F. Stokholm Banke (Danish Center for International Studies, Copenhagen)
Karin Kvist Gverts (History, Uppsala University)
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Thursday, June 21, 2012
6:00-7:30pm
Seminar
Genocide, Justice, and Memory
Daniel Feierstein (UNTREF, Argentina)
Donna-Lee Frieze (Deakin University, Australia)
Joyce Apsel (New York University), Discussant
DGA Conference Room
1st Floor, Engelhard Hall