International Zoom Coffee Hour
November 5 to November 12
This and every Thursday of the summer semester, join us for International Zoom Coffee Hour, a weekly opportunity for international students and scholars visiting the University of Maryland to come and meet faculty, staff, and other students of the University. Everyone is invited! Campus community members get together for an hour of casual (and often global) socializing.
U.S. Foreign Policy in 2021 and Beyond: A Post-Election Assessment
At a time of extraordinary political tumult in the United States, alongside a global pandemic and a major economic crisis, this panel of UMD experts discussed a cross-section of major foreign policy issues in the aftermath of the 2020 presidential election.
The Role of the Western Savior Complex in International Development
The IDEV Council, in partnership with SEEC and the ISEP Council, hosted a discussion on "The Role of the Western Savior Complex in International Development."
CISSM Global Forum
Margarita Konaev is a research fellow at Georgetown’s Center for Security and Emerging Technology (CSET) interested in military applications of AI and Russian military innovation. Previously, she was a non-resident fellow with the Modern War Institute at West Point, a post-doctoral fellow at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, and a post-doctoral fellow at the University of Pennsylvania’s Perry World House. Before joining CSET, she worked as a senior principal in the marketing and communications practice at Gartner.
Race Relations in the U.S.: A Perspective Through the Experience of International Students
November 18 at 10 a.m.
Five international students engaged in a thoughtful conversation about their experience entering the US environment, navigating a new dynamic of social constructs around race, nationality, and language.
ECP International Education Week Event
November 19 at 3 p.m.
A conversation with facilitators and participants of ECP about the benefits of cross-cultural engagement.