NH International Seminar

To cultivate community-wide dialogue on critical global issues, the Global Education Center showcases UNH faculty members' international research interests and brings leading scholars and practitioners to campus. To browse previous NHIS presentations, please go to the Scholars' Repository.

Spring 2018 - Diplomacy & Innovation in a Globalizing World

NHIS Spring 2018 speaker info: Diplomacy & Innovation in a Globablizing World
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Thursday, February 15, 12:40-2:00pm, MUB Theater II
Devi  Lockwood, Poet/ Touring Cyclist/ Storyteller
1,001 Stories on Water and Climate Change
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Tuesday, March 27, 12:40-2:00pm, MUB Theater II
Kelsey Halling, Director of Sales, Thread
Zachary Angelini '14/'16G, Environmental Stewardship Manager, Timberland
Thread X Timberland in Haiti: From Bottle to Boot
Co-sponsored by Center for Social Innovation and Enterprise
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Tuesday, April 10, 12:40-2:00pm, MUB Theater II
Ambassdor Thomas Pickering, Former Ambassador to the U.N., Russia, India, Israel, Nigeria, Jordan and El Salvador
Leadership on the World Stage: A New Role for the U.S.?
Co-sponsored by World Affairs Council of New Hampshire
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NH Int'l Seminar fall 2017 poster on Technology & Innovation in a Globalizing World
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Fall 2017 - Technology & Innovation in a Globalizing World

Thursday, September 14, 12:40-2:00 pm, MUB Theater II
Nancy Hafkin, Senior Associate, Women in Global Science and Technology
Women, Technology and Innovation in the Developing World
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Tuesday, October 17, 12:40-2:00 pm, MUB Theater II
Lisa Palmer, Senior Fellow, National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center
Big Ideas and Innovation for a Hot, Hungry Planet
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Tuesday, November 14, 12:40-2:00 pm, MUB Theater II
Panel Discussion
James Ramsay (moderator), Professor of Security Studies, UNH Manchester
Maeve Dion, Assistant Professor of Security Studies, UNH Manchester
Greg Falco, Co-Founder of NeuroMesh; Adjunct Professor, Columbia University
Cybersecurity: Impacts on the Nation, the World & You
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NH Int'l Seminar fall 2016 poster on Migrations: Soldiers, Merchants & Refugees
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Spring 2017 - Migrations, Labor, & Natural Resources

Wednesday, February 8, 12:40-2:00 pm, MUB Theater II
Nicole Constable, Professor of Anthropology, University of Pittsburgh
Precarious Labor Migrations in Asia: An Anthropologist's Perspective
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Tuesday, March 21, 12:40 – 2:00 pm, MUB Theater II
Mary Malone, Associate Professor of Political Science, UNH
Leaving the Devil You Know: Violence and Migration in Central America
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Tuesday, April 11, 12:40 – 2:00 pm, MUB Theater II
Shadi Atallah, Assistant Professor of Resource and Environmental Economics, UNH
Climate Change in Your Cup: The Bio-Economics of Shade-Grown Coffee
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NH Int'l Seminar fall 2016 poster on Migrations: Soldiers, Merchants & Refugees
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Fall 2016 - Migrations: Soldiers, Merchants & Refugees

Thursday, October 13, 12:40 – 2:00 pm, MUB Theater II
Eric Tagliacozzo, Cornell University
How the Spice Trade Migrations Made the World Modern
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Wednesday, November 16, 12:40 – 2:00 pm, MUB Theater II
Steven Zyck, Center for Conflict and Humanitarian Affairs, Doha Institute, Qatar
The International Humanitarian Response to the Syrian Refugee Crisis
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Tuesday, December 6, 12:40 – 2:00 pm, MUB Theater II
Ambassador Robert Ford, Former Ambassador to Syria and Algeria
Inside the Sausage Making Machine - Policymaking in Iraq and Syria
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