Upcoming Events

Monday, November 18, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
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The Duke Center for Jewish Studies and the annual Rudnick lecture proudly welcomes David Makovsky and Ghaith Al-Omari, senior fellows at The Washington Institute. This event is free and open to the public. A reception and book signing will follow the event. David Makovsky is the Ziegler... Read More »
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Rubenstein Library Carpenter Conference Room 249
In 2018, China's State Council estimated nearly a quarter of Chinese citizens would be age 60 or more by 2030, up from 13.3% of the population in 2010. This looming demographic shift will create challenges for the country's social security system and will require new strategies to provide basic... Read More »
Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 4:30pm to 5:00pm
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Come to the monthly half-hour Hindi Conversation Club to practice with your fellow students. This provides you with an opportunity to engage with and learn from others in a different environment. All abilities and levels of Hindi speakers are welcome. Enjoy chai and make new friends while... Read More »
Friday, November 22, 2019 - 2:00pm to 6:00pm
Smith Warehouse - Bay 10, 2nd Floor
Arpeggio is an annual graduate-student organized interdisciplinary conference of AAHVS department. This year, with the overarching theme of "Spaces of Translation," Arpeggio invites scholars and students to explore the relationship between the original and reinterpreted, the authors and translators... Read More »
Tuesday, December 3, 2019 - 4:00pm
Rubenstein Library Carpenter Conference Room 249
Title: Ghosts from Fukushima In 2016, the miraculous film Grüsse aus Fukushima was released in Germany and appeared at various international film festivals. It expresses the essence of anxiety and hope seen in ordinary people's everyday lives around Fukushima Nuclear Plant no. 1 through the... Read More »
Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Smith Warehouse, Bay 6, room B 271
This workshop provides participants with an interactive learning opportunity to reflect on topics related to research communication to multiple audiences, in order to maximize impact while not compromising the integrity of research. What are the implications of presenting "in-progress" research to... Read More »