8th Annual Going Global Conference: Promoting Global Understanding

Launched in 2011, the UCLA International Institute’s Going Global Graduate Student Conference provides a forum for graduate students across disciplines to present their research that examines critically a wide variety of global issues from different angles and perspectives. The theme for the 8th Annual Conference is Promoting Global Understanding. We will be accepting proposals from ALL fields and universities.


Please check our website for 2019 conference schedule .

      8th Annual Going Global Conference

Promoting Global Understanding 

Friday, May 28, 2021


 Call for Abstracts

We seek paper proposals from graduate students of all fields whose work is related to the international and transnational scope of the UCLA International Institute.  Papers dealing with Regional and Area Studies, International Relations, International Development, Transnational Approaches to Domestic and International Issues are highly encouraged (pre-modern and modern research topics are welcome).  Students from ALL fields and universities are welcome to participate.

Abstracts of 150-250 words must be submitted by March 28, 2021 11:59 pm.  

Submit your abstract here

Questions? Contact uclagoingglobal@gmail.com 


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