Jul 18, 2019  |  Funding

2019 UGPN Research Collaboration Fund Awarded

The University Global Partnership Network recently awarded the eighth round of the annual Research Collaboration Fund to nine projects between the consortium’s universities. NC State faculty are represented on six of the funded projects this year. The University Global Partnership […]

Apr 12, 2019

CALS International Seminar Series

Dr. Jay Jayaratne, State Leader for Extension Program Evaluation in the Dept of Agricultural and Extension Education, will take us on a journey through his international experiences during his International Seminar titled, “Sharing my International Experience and Learning: opportunities in […]

Apr 11, 2019

Middle East Film Festival: ‘When I Saw You’

Join the Middle East Studies Program for the final film in the Middle East Film Festival. When I Saw You (2012) is written and directed by Annemarie Jacir. The year is 1967. The world is alive with change: brimming with […]

Apr 9, 2019

Global Film Series: Bending the Arc

Bending the Arc is a documentary about a team of young people—Paul Farmer, Jim Yong Kim, Ophelia Dahl—whose charitable medical work 30 years ago ignited a global health movement. Their goal was simple but daring: to make high-quality health care […]

Apr 4, 2019

Middle East Film Festival: ‘Wadjda’

Join the Middle East Studies Program for another incredible film in its Middle East Film Festival. This year’s theme is female directors. Wadjda (2012)  is a Saudia Arabian film, written and directed by Haifaa Al-Mansour. It was the first feature […]

Apr 3, 2019

Can Japan Save the Liberal Economic Order in the Asia Pacific?

Once attacked for having protectionist and mercantilist economy, Japan is now the champion of liberal economic order that led the successful conclusion of the TPP-11 after the US withdrawal from the agreement. How did Japan transform, and can Japan lead […]