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Upcoming Events

Date & Time March 1, 2021 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Location
Virtual
Program
Amnesty International

Immigrant Detention in the U.S.

Tufts Amnesty International will be convening a panel of experts to discuss the human rights violations occurring within American immigration detention facilities. While the news cycle periodically includes some of the most egregious violations occurring in detention, basic, sustained human rights violations occur continuously in these facilities without eliciting widespread public outcry.

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Date & Time March 4, 2021 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Program
IGL General

A Conversation with Public Intellectual Eddie Glaude, Jr on the complex dynamics of the American experience

Public Intellectual and frequent Media Commentator Eddie S. Glaude Jr. speaks to the complex dynamics of the American experience.  His most well-known books, Democracy in Black: How Race Still Enslaves the American Soul, and In a Shade of Blue: Pragmatism and the Politics of Black America, take a wide look at black communities, the difficulties of race in the United States, and the challenges our democracy face. 

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Date & Time March 12, 2021 12:00pm
Location
Virtual
Program
MERG

Ramifications of the Abraham Accord: Normalizing of Relations between the United Arab Emirates and Israel

The Middle East Research Group (MERG) will be hosting a moderated panel on the Abraham Accord, a novel agreement between Israel and the United Arab Emirates that normalized diplomatic and commercial ties between the two states. This panel will feature officials experienced in academia as well as policymaking and diplomacy. It will also explore the myriad implications of the accord such as national security and ramifications for Palestine.

Zoom info: https://tufts.zoom.us/j/99148375146.

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Date & Time March 19-20, 2021 9:00am - 5:00pm
Location
Virtual
Program
IGL General
Date & Time April 9-10, 2021 9:00am - 6:00pm
Location
Virtual
Program
Inquiry

30th Annual Inquiry Simulation -- China and the World

Inquiry is a global issues simulation program for high school students developed by EPIIC. Inquiry provides a unique opportunity for high school students from across the country to participate in a weekend-long intellectual and challenging simulation centered on a pertinent international or domestic issue. Inquiry creates a forum for young students to engage deeply with compelling issues through intensive study, role-play, and mentorship by Institute students studying the topic in-depth.

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