Council on Internationalization and Global Engagement News
Finnish fiddle duo Teho to perform June 10
Teho's music features a unique blend of contemporary folk, Scandinavian tradition, western swing and improvisational styles.
Academics, diplomats to debate peace and security in Eurasia
Academics and diplomats from the United States and Europe will gather this week at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire to debate how peace and security can best be achieved in Eurasia — a region that includes Europe and Asia — and what policies the U.S. should adopt to promote those actions. The Lazda Symposium on Global Issues will host the two-day event, titled “U.S. Foreign Policy and the Future of Eurasian Security.” The symposium, free and open to the public, will include a series of discussions Friday and Saturday, May 5-6, in Hibbard Hall and Schneider Hall on UW-Eau Claire’s lower campus.
Symposium to discuss challenges, rewards of poetry translation
How does one translate a poem? In an attempt to provide answers, the UW-Eau Claire department of languages will host a symposium, "Mission Impossible? Translating Poetry — Example: German to English," May 1-4.
Reflections from the Guatemala immersion experience
A Winterim immersion experience abroad told through the lens of photographer Heidi Giacalone.