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The Effects of Multicultural Education on Elementary School Children in Korea. Hyang Eun Kim, July 15, 2015

The Effects of Multicultural Education on Elementary School Children in Korea July 15, 2015, 12:00-2:00pm Crosby Seminar Room, 240 Northrop A talk by Hyang Eun Kim, Dept. of Social Welfare at Kosin University, South Korea Download: audio, small video, original. There has been a long history of acceptance that Korea consists of people of the […]

Shawny Anderson, Director of Justice, Community and Leadership. July 9, 2015

Download: audio, small video, original. Shawny Anderson is Associate Dean of Liberal Arts at St. Mary’s College of California. Since January 2002 (with a few breaks in between) Shawny has taken Jan Term trips that are now loosely connected under the title “DIRT.” DIRT stands for Dismantle, Immerse, Reflect, Transform. The DIRT trips have sent […]

Ryland Angel, Countertenor and Composer, with Ann Waltner, Prof. of History. July 2, 2015

Download: audio, small video, original. Ryland Angel describes the beginnings of creating The Call, which began in the 2015 Spring semester at the Institute for Advanced Study. The project is headed up by Ryland Angel, Ann Waltner, and Nels Cline.

Robert Wallace, Evolutionary Biologist, on Agroeconomics of Disease. July 1, 2015

Download: audio, small video, original. Robert Wallace is an evolutionary biologist and public health phylogeographer, presently a Visiting Scholar at the Institute of Global Studies at the University of Minnesota. His blog, Farming Pathogens, follows agriculture, infections, evolution, ecological resilience, dialectical biology, and the practice of science. His current work explores the evolution and economics […]

Eva Hudecova, Co-translator of “Danube in America”, May 2015

Download: audio, small video, or original. Eva Hudecova is a Lecturer in the Department of Cultural Studies and Comparative Literature at the University of Minnesota, and a co-translator of Slovak author Michal Hvorecký’s novel “Danube in America”. She also spoke about the collaborative translation project in a discussion in April 2015.

Hyang Eun Kim, Prof. of Social Welfare, with Alex Lubet, Prof. of Music. May 14, 2015

Download: audio, small video, or original. Hyang Eun Kim is Associate Professor in the Department of Social Welfare at Kosin University in Busan, South Korea. She holds a Ph.D. in Human Development from Korea University and was a 2010-11 Visiting Fulbright Scholar at the University of Minnesota in the Department of Psychology, sponsored by Dr. […]