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Fletcher Conference on Decolonizing International Relations by Farah Momen (F’20)

by tuftsigl
Fletcher Conference on Decolonizing International Relations by Farah Momen (F’20) Oct 30

From security scholarship to the frontlines of humanitarian aid, there are few limits to the reaches of colonialism’s legacy. Depending on how one has experienced and understood the world around them, this reality can be all too familiar or it can be completely foreign territory.

In 2017, Latifah Azlan (F’19) and Khadija Mohamud (F’19) shared stories over a shared meal, discovering similar frustrations: why are we only hearing some voices in our curricula and how can we build solutions for global challenges when our very conceptions of them are built on antiquated, harmful power structures?

Nov 21

Dangerous Gaps: Evan Osnos

by tuftsigl

On November 13, New Yorker Reporter Evan Osnos delivered a public lecture at Tufts on “The U.S. and North Korea: A View from the Ground Up”, based on his recent visit to the country and his long-term reporting on the region.

Oct 30

A Better Future Is Possible: Mac Maharaj at Tufts

by mdillard

In October, the Institute for Global Leadership had the pleasure and privilege of hosting Mac Maharaj on campus. One of the founding fathers of post-apartheid South Africa, Maharaj was a member of Nelson Mandela’s inner circle during the days of resistance in South Africa.

Sep 28

Watch a video as Abi Williams talks with Fletcher School Dean James Stravidis about his career

by tuftsigl

Abi Williams (Fletcher MALD ’86, Ph.D. ’87), Director of the Institute for Global Leadership (IGL) and Professor of International Politics at The Fletcher School, sat down with Fletcher’s Dean James Stavridis to chat about his career and his return to Fletcher.

Williams discussed the following:

May 12

Vartan Gregorian and Philip Bobbitt speak at 30th anniversary day program

by tuftsigl
Lectures and Networking took place during the Day Program of the Tufts IGL 30th Anniversary on the Tufts Medford/Somerville Campus on 5/7/16. 
 
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