International Forum Schedule of Events Fall 2014

The Department of International Languages, Literatures and Cultures (ILLC) is pleased to announce its Spring 2014 International Forum. The  forum is open to the local community, and consists of a series of presentations (i.e., lectures, debates, and panel discussions) on a wide variety of topics of current international concern.  As an open forum, INST 301 provides ample opportunities for learning and appreciating the richness of multicultural settings. Students may take this course more than once for a maximum of 6.0 units (Credit/no credit grading only). The forum meets every Tuesday, from 4:00 to 5:00 P.M. – 120 Ayres Hall. For additional information, please contact Quirino de Brito, at qdbrito@csuchico.edu , Or (530)898-3251.

 

DATE

 

SPEAKER(s)

 

PRESENTATION TITLE(S)*

 

 

September 2

 

Jim Brobeck

Water Policy Advocate (AquAlliance)

 

 

AquAlliance: Defending Northern California Waters 

 

 

September 16

 

Jennifer Wilking

Political Science Department

 

 

“(Challenges of) Democracy in China”

 

September 30

 

Ann Schulte

School of Education

 

 

One Year Down Under

 [Australia]

 

October 7

 

Muge Akyildiz

(Recreation, Hospitality, and Parks Management Department-RECR)

 

 

Leisure and Social life in Turkey 

 

October 14

 

Jacque Chase and Olivia Vandamme Geography and Planning Department

 

 

Experiencing Sustainability Abroad: From Chico State to Brazil

 

October 21

 

Tony Waters

Sociology Department

 

Africa


 

October 28

 

Paul Lopez

Sociology Department

 

 

Guest Worker Programs: Be careful what you ask for?

 

November 4

 

Jennifer Clowers 

Peace Corps 

 

 

Guinea and Niger

 

November 18

 

Jennifer Gruber & Steve Wilhaber

(Study Abroad-Office of International Education) & a panel of students

 

 

“A funny thing happened along the the way to …”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

*Some of these titles are tentative.