IGL General

Date & Time September 14, 2020 6:30pm - 9:00pm
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EXP-0077-F Microfinance and Financial Inclusion

3 semester hours, Letter-graded Monday, 6:30 -9:00 PM. In this course, we will review the global landscape of financial services available to unbanked and underbanked populations from around the world. We will focus our efforts on creating practical solutions for economically-active poor populations to access different financial services including, but not limited to, credit, savings and insurance.

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Date & Time September 8, 2020 6:00pm - 8:30pm
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IGL General

EXP-0076-F Achieving Flow: Learning to Breathe and Developing Your Full Human Potential

This is a course in maximizing your potential. It will include: discussion of the biology and neuroscience of the brain, breath training to optimize your brain function and achieve flow, an analysis of your skills and passions and identification of where they intersect, identifying what is the most important thing in your life-your guiding light, and creating a list of objectives to achieve your most important goal in life.

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Date & Time March 5, 2020 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Location
Breed Memorial Hall, 51 Winthrop Street
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Tisch College Distinguished Speaker Series: Cyntoia Brown-Long

Join Tisch College for a conversation with author, speaker, and advocate for criminal justice reform and victims of sex trafficking, Cyntoia Brown-Long. Born to a mother battling addiction, Cyntoia Brown-Long had a difficult childhood marked by physical and emotional trauma. At 16 years old, she became a victim of sex trafficking and was later arrested for killing a man who solicited her for sex. She was tried as an adult despite her age and was sentenced to life in prison without parole for 51 years.

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Date & Time February 13, 2020 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Location
Mugar 231
Program
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The Iran Nuclear Deal & Its International Implications

Join the South Asian Regional Committee and European Horizons for a discussion about the Iran Nuclear Deal! We will discuss the reasons behind the breakdown of the agreement as well as its international implications.

Here are some of the questions we will consider:
- What is perspective of the OPEC nations on the Nuclear Deal and how has its breakdown affected oil prices?
- How has the Iran Nuclear Deal affected the transatlantic partnership?
- What’s next for the Iran Nuclear Deal and diplomacy?

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Date & Time February 4, 2020 8:30pm
Location
Olin 007
Program
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Tufts Asian Affairs Group- South Asian Regional Committee GIM

The Tufts South Asian Regional Committee is an academic discourse and research group focusing on the 8 countries that fall under the region which include Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Sri Lanka, and Pakistan. This group will have a focus on social, political, historical and economic affairs, with a special focus on current issues facing the South Asian subcontinent.

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Date & Time February 28, 2020 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Location
Distler Performance Hall
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Date & Time January 28, 2020 8:30pm - 9:30pm
Location
Braker 118
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IGL General

European Horizons GIM

Join European Horizons for our Spring General Interest Meeting (GIM) on Tuesday January 28 at 8:30! European Horizons hosts biweekly discussions about European affairs. Our topics are very interdisciplinary and we have previously hosted debates on the Green New Deal, the refugee crisis and cybersecurity. The Spring GIM will provide background on the club and ways to get involved.

No previous IR knowledge is required. All majors and nationalities are encouraged to join!

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Date & Time December 2-3, 2019 1:15pm - 8:15pm
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Giving Tuesday: IGL!

It's almost Giving Tuesday! Double the impact of your gift!

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Date & Time October 25, 2019 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Location
96 Packard ave
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Institute for Global Leadership Information Session and Reception

Please join the Institute for Global Leadership to learn more about its work in preparing new generations of critical thinkers for effective and ethical leadership ready to act as global citizens in addressing the world’s most pressing problems. The IGL is a cross-school, university program with the objective of enhancing the interdisciplinary quality and engaged nature of a Tufts education.

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Date & Time October 25, 2019 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location
Coolidge Room
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U.S. Policy in Afghanistan: A Conversation with Amb. Daniel Feldman (A’90, EPIIC’88)

Ambassador Feldman previously served as deputy and then Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan (SRAP) at the U.S. Department of State, where he was accorded the personal rank of Ambassador by President Obama. He was a principal advisor to Secretaries of State John Kerry and Hillary Rodham Clinton regarding Afghanistan, Pakistan, and broader South, Central, and East Asian issues.

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