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Upcoming Events

Date & Time September 23, 2021 8:00pm - 9:30pm
Program
MERG

Symposium on Afghanistan: Day 1

The Middle East Research Group (MERG) in collaboration with the Tufts Institute for Global Leadership is hosting a hybrid symposium on September 23rd and 24th on the topic of the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan. The symposium will include three panels focused on the regional implications of Taliban control, the impact of the withdrawal on Afghan women, and the legacy and impact of US involvement.

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Date & Time September 24, 2021 1:30am - 5:00am
Program
MERG

Symposium on Afghanistan: Day 2

The Middle East Research Group (MERG) in collaboration with the Tufts Institute for Global Leadership is hosting a hybrid symposium on September 23rd and 24th on the topic of the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan. The symposium will include three panels focused on the regional implications of Taliban control, the impact of the withdrawal on Afghan women, and the legacy and impact of US involvement.

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Date & Time March 17-19, 2022 9:00am - 9:00pm
Location
TBD
Program
EPIIC

The Norris and Margery Bendetson EPIIC International Symposium

Problems Without Passports
March 17-19, 2022

The international symposium is an annual public forum designed and enacted by EPIIC students. It features international practitioners, academics, public intellectuals, activists and journalists who come to Tufts each year for three days of discussion and debate in panels and small-group discussions determined by students in the EPIIC course. Students who conduct research projects also have the opportunity to present alongside the invited experts.

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Date & Time April 7-9, 2022 12:00pm - 8:00pm
Program
Inquiry

Inquiry Simulation 2022: Problems Without Passports

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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