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High school teachers of English from Brazil learn the ins and outs of American culture and slang at UCLA Extension.
Visiting scholar Hélène Neveu discussed the impact of increasingly restrictive European immigration policies on Euro-Sénégalese families.
Linguist Adams Bodomo described the lives of African migrants in China at a recent African Studies Center event.
The online magazine Liwanag at Dilim is produced in Filipino and English each year by UCLA lecturer Nenita Pambid Domingo and her intermediate Filipino class.
The event featured Former Israeli Foreign Minister Shlomo Ben Ami as the keynote speaker.
International collaboration and funding arise as main issues for scholars at the Annual Forum.
Journalist, businesswoman and humanitarian Princess Basmah bint Saud spoke about her proposed "Fourth Way" at lecture sponsored by the UCLA Center for Middle East Development.
Dr. Kiyoshi Kurokawa, former Chairman of the Fukushima Nuclear Accident Independent Investigation Commission (2011–2012), and Professor Hitoshi Abe, Director of the UCLA Terasaki Center for Japanese Studies, addressed different aspects of the post-Fukushima world in a symposium on March 22, 2013.
Moving Forward: Life after the Great East Japan Earthquake - Global Agenda in Post Fukushima & Reconstruction Efforts of Japanese Architects
"Fukushima Nuclear Accident awakened us." -- Come listen to Dr. Kiyoshi Kurokawa on March 22 as he gives his thought and experiences while acting as the Chair of the Independent Investigation Commission by the National Diet of Japan. Immediately following is a colloquium about the numerous reconstruction efforts of Japanese architects during the past two years.
Sarah Leah Whitson, the Middle East Executive Director of Human Rights Watch, speaks on migrant worker abuse in the Middle East.
Professor James Gelvin has been invited to the First Istanbul World Forum.
Collaborations, partnerships and perspectives enrich research, education, opportunities, says UCLA Asia Institute director
A lecture by Esra Akcan, University of Illinois at Chicago
Fred Lawson, Mills College
Tariq Ali, editor, New Left Review
Finding solutions to global problems propels international cooperation
Chancellor Gene Block accepts award from Committee of 100 on behalf of university
Manthia Diawara will provide an analysis of the films of Abderrhamane Sissako and Haroun Mahat Saleh
Manthia Diawara, NYU.
Dr. Amina Mama, University of California, Davis
A lecture by filmmaker Leelai Demoz
A Podcast by Jude G. Akudinobi, UC Santa Barbara.
UCLA Center for Korean Studies and The Korea Times-Hankook Ilbo Endowment for Contemporary Korean Studies launches new lecture series that aims to bring prominent speakers to campus to share their expertise on current issues of great interest to both Korean-Americans and non-Koreans.
Jiafu Wei lays out a "roadmap" for capitalizing on the golden opportunities of doing business in China and attracting investment from China to the West Coast, offering valuable insights into what makes business work in China and how the West can take advantage of the expanding markets and investment opportunities both there and in the U.S.
It’s important for Americans to think of Africa and South Africa as places to learn and grow, says university leader.
UCLA's Center for Japanese Studies announces plans for 20th anniversary year
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