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Rachel Quint, Robin Swearingen and Sofia Singer
Feb 11 2019 | Posted In: Students
Global studies alumni Rachel Quint and Robin Swearingen returned to campus in February to talk about their careers in international service at a panel discussion held at the Haas Center for Public Service.
Steven Pifer
Feb 1 2019 | Melissa De Witte, Stanford News | Posted In: Media
U.S. suspension of the INF Treaty – the first step toward withdrawing from the 1987 arms control agreement – allows Russia to develop and deploy missiles that can travel between 3,000–5,500 miles, according to a Stanford scholar with diplomatic experience in the region. While the U.S. is also...
Classes Without Quizzes
Jan 29 2019 | Posted In: Announcements, Faculty
Global Studies-affiliated faculty will participate in Stanford Family Weekend taking place February 22 and 23, 2019. This annual event provides families with a glimpse of their undergraduate student's life at Stanford. The weekend features varied activities and informative sessions, including...
Encina Hall
Jan 24 2019 | Michelle Leung, Stanford Daily | Posted In: Students
Over the past four years, the Stanford Global Studies (SGS) Division of the School of Humanities and Sciences welcomed two new undergraduate academic degree plans offered only as minors. These programs — the Global Studies minor and the Human Rights minor — provide central academic structures for...
Professor Harold Kahn
Jan 15 2019 | Alex Shashkevich, Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty
Harold L. Kahn, a professor emeritus who helped create a generation of leading U.S. scholars in Chinese and Japanese history, died on Dec. 11. Kahn served as the director for the Center for East Asian Studies from 1997-1998. Harold L. “Hal” Kahn, a professor emeritus of history who taught at...
Navi Pillay
Nov 27 2018 | Aparna Verma and Daniel Yang, Stanford Daily | Posted In: Events
Former UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay reflected upon her history in law and human rights, calling for students to stand up for global human rights during a campus roundtable discussion on Monday. Pillay, who served as the High Commissioner from 2008-2014, traced her dedication to...
student presents in mapping poverty course
Nov 1 2018 | Posted In: Students
Still deciding what courses to take next quarter? Check out these intro-level winter quarter courses that have an international focus, and add a new global perspective to your studies: AFRICAAM 31: RealTalk: Intimate Discussions about the African Diaspora
Elaine Fisher
Oct 31 2018 | Posted In: Faculty
Elaine Fisher joined Stanford in the 2017-18 academic year as an Assistant Professor of Religious Studies and an affiliate of the Center for South Asia. Below, she participated in an interview with the center as part of its annual newsletter:
Faculty Senate
Oct 26 2018 | Posted In: Announcements
Stanford Global Studies Director Jeremy M. Weinstein presented at the October meeting of the faculty senate as part of a panel about the university's international efforts. The panel was convened to discuss how Stanford can continue to be at the forefront of efforts to foster global cooperation and...
Oct 19 2018 | Stanford News | Posted In: Events, Media
The exhibition, Hand and Eye: Contemporary Reflections of East Asian Ceramic Traditions, on view through Dec. 14 in the East Asia Library, features historic and contemporary works by Japanese, American and Stanford artists. A new campus ceramics exhibition that displays many works produced in wood-...