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Student Event Spotlight

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  • On Tuesday from 12 pm to 1:30 pm, there will be a book talk with authors Allison Carnegie and Austin M. Carson about their book Secrets in Global Governance: Disclosure Dilemmas and the Challenges of International Cooperation, tackling issues of transparency and international law violations. Carnegie is an Assistant Professor of Political Science at Columbia, and Carson is an Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of Chicago. You can register for the event here.
  • Also on Tuesday from 5 pm to 6 pm, join the Heyman Center for the Humanities for their event “Celebrating Recent Work by Deborah Paredez.” Speakers will discuss Paradez’s second poetry collection called Year of the Dog which “tells her story as a Latina daughter of the Vietnam War.” Paradez is an Associate Professor of Professional Practice at Columbia. You can register for the event here.
  • On Wednesday from 12 pm to 1:30 pm, the University Committee on Global Thought is hosting a panel discussion on the impact of the coronavirus on small businesses. Speakers include The Honorable Elizabeth S. Strong, U.S. Bankruptcy Judge for the Eastern District of NY, and Antonia Menezes from the World Bank Group. This event is part of the Rethinking the World series and is co-sponsored by the Alexander Hamilton Society and the CU Journal of Politics and Society. You can register for the event here.
  • On Thursday from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm, there will be a conversation titled “America: WTF?: Comics in a Time of Crisis” with artists R. Sikoryak, Breena Nuñez, Ezra Claytan Daniels, and Derf and moderator Karen Green. You can register for the event here.

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