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Women in the World Panel by Emma Christman (A’23) and Emily Witherell (A’23)

by Chris Burke
Women in the World Panel by Emma Christman (A’23) and Emily Witherell (A’23) Apr 15

In honor of International Women’s month, Tufts Women in International Relations (WIIR) and Tufts Women for Higher Education Now (WHEN) joined forces to host a panel on Women in the World. Panelists included Tufts Political Science Professors Anna Larson and Deborah Schildkraut, as well as professionals in peacebuilding and women’s empowerment, , Agnieszka Fal-Dutra Santos of the Global Network of Women Peacebuilders and Heela Yoon, founder and CEO of Afghan Women Welfare and Development Association.

Mar 11

The Norris and Margery Bendetson EPIIC International Symposium

by Chris Burke

We held our 2021 Morris and Margery Bendetson EPIIC International Symposium "China and the World" on March 18-20. Watch the recording here.

Mar 05

Eddie Glaude, Jr on the Complex Dynamics of the American Experience

by Chris Burke

In this panel, public Intellectual and frequent Media Commentator Eddie S. Glaude Jr. spoke to the complex dynamics of the American experience. Glaude joined us as part of the IGL-Fletcher School Conversation Series on Race, Justice and Equity.

Feb 12

“China’s Good War”: A Talk with Professor Rana Mitter by Megan Starses (A24)

by Chris Burke

Since the turn of the century, China has grown increasingly more interested in redefining its post-World War II role to reshape both its domestic and international policy.

Feb 11

An Assessment of PTSD Symptoms among Guatemalan Demographic and Health Survey Participants in Active Civil War vs. Post-Civil War Periods

by Chris Burke

As a Guatemalan-American of K’iche’ descent, I aim to apply social and translational science research designs to characterize the psychological effects of the Guatemalan Civil War on the country’s indigenous and Afro-Latino communities.

Feb 05

Commercialization of Space and its Security Implications by Mika Mizobuchi (A24)

by Chris Burke

The Tufts ALLIES 2020 Civil-Military Relations Conference (CMRC) also included a speaker on private actors in space. Katherine Monson, an IGL alumna and a former ALLIES member.