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Upcoming Events

Date & Time February 25, 2019 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Location
Olin 012
Program
Empower

Empower Fellows Information Session

The Empower Fellows will be hosting an information session next Monday, February 25th at 1pm in Olin 012. The Empower Fellowship provides students the opportunity to launch social enterprises, participate in internships, and conduct applied research related to social entrepreneurship in international or local community development.

Stop by the meeting to learn more about how you can be selected to receive funding.

The application is now live! Click the link to learn more. http://tiny.cc/Empower19

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Date & Time February 26, 2019 8:00pm
Location
Tisch 304
Program
EPIIC

EPIIC Film Series: Chasing Asylum

"Migration in a Turbulent World" Film Series presents: Chasing Asylum tells the story of Australia's cruel, inhumane treatment of asylum seekers and refugees, examining the human, political, financial and moral impact of current and previous policy. Then I Came by Boat is a short, animated film that tells the story of a Vietnamese migrant who arrived in Australia as a boy after the Vietnam War and his life in Australia since.

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Date & Time February 27, 2019 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Location
Braker 118
Program
ALLIES

War Journalism with Jessica Donati

Join ALLIES this week for a very special guest appearance by Jessica Donati, a reporter with a distinguished career as a war correspondent in Iraq, Afghanistan, and Libya including as the Wall Street Journal's Kabul Bureau chief. Please join us for an exciting discussion on her career and experience reporting from some of the world's most dangerous warzones.

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Date & Time March 1, 2019 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Location
Cabot 206
Program
Latin American Committee

Migration in Latin America: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

Whether driven by the hope of a better future or forced by conflict, migration is essential to human survival. With the significant changes in migration flows in Latin America within the last decade, it is important to understand the push and pull factors that cause human migration and its effects on individuals, society and the economy as a whole. The purpose of this panel is to help individuals understand migration in the Latin American context.

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Date & Time March 5, 2019 8:00pm
Location
Tisch 304
Program
EPIIC

EPIIC Film Series: 4.1 Miles & The White Helmets

"Migration in a Turbulent World" Film Series presents: 4.1 Miles (2016) and the White Helmets (2016) These short, award winning documentaries tell stories of Syrian refugees seeking entry to Europe during the Syrian Civil War and of volunteers and workers trying to save their lives. These eye-witness accounts of a migration and heroism are as captivating as they are harrowing.

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