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2015 Stanford-University of Vienna Conference on Innovative Experiential Pedagogy

April 10, 2015

This conference, organized by The Europe Center, Mills Legal Clinic at the Stanford Law School and the Research Center for Human Rights at the University of Vienna, will focus on practice-based...

Ukraine: A Roundtable Discussion (note time change)

April 11, 2014

Mark von Hagen teaches the history of Eastern Europe and Russia, with a focus on Ukrainian-Russian relations, at Arizona State University, after teaching 24 years at Columbia University, where he...

Stanford Interdisciplinary Conference on Conscience

November 8, 2012

Conference organizer: Nancy Ruttenburg What is conscience, what was conscience, and what is its future?

History and Memory: Global and Local Dimensions

May 17, 2012

The second conference in the multi-year TEC-Van Leer Jerusalem Institute project on the reconciliation of divided regions and societies.

"The Other Town" (2011; dirs. Nefin Dinç and Hercules Millas; 45 min.)

May 11, 2012

Greece and Turkey event series showing of The Other Town (2011; 45 min.; in Turkish and Greek with English subtitles) followed by a discussion with one of the film's directors, Nefin Dinç.

The Euro-Crisis, Its Impact on the US, and Prospects for Solutions

April 17, 2012

This event is a round table discussion on the current economic crisis in Europe and the transatlantic world, and prospects for positive outcomes.

Emergence of Nationalism in Greece and Turkey: A Comparative Historical Account

October 26, 2011

Greek Nationalism had an early start in late 18th century because of the preponderance of the Greek language in Balkan institutions of learning.

Gender Relations in Transition: Austria and Europe in Comparative Perspective

May 25, 2011

This seminar will sketch the transition of Austria's gender relations between the 1960s and the firts decade of the 20th century.

Alternatives to Partition: New Visions for Israel/Palestine

November 17, 2010

The logic of partitioning the land has dominated the various attempts to settle the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

Will the State Survive the 3rd Millennium?

November 9, 2010

Prince Hans-Adam II has dedicated his reign to bring Liechtenstein into the modern international community.

Post-Conflict International Human Rights: Bright Spots, Shadows, Dilemmas

April 22, 2010

José Zalaquett is a Chilean lawyer and legal scholar known for his work defending human rights in Chile during the regime of General Pinochet.

Aesthetic Education in the Age of Globalization

February 26, 2010

The lecture is preceded by a workshop at 10am in the same location. For additional information please access the DLCL site listing here.

The US-Israel Relationship Today: Historical and Personal Perspectives

February 12, 2010

A graduate of Princeton and Columbia, Dr. Oren has received fellowships from the U.S. Departments of State and Defense, and from the British and Canadian governments.

How Happy Are the Germans Twenty Years After the Fall of the Wall?

November 19, 2009

Born in 1940 and raised in southern Germany, Peter Schneider has greatly contributed to the literary and cultural life of Germany over the last four decades.

Mediterranean Film Series: "Inch'Allah Dimanche"

May 28, 2009

Three internationally recognized films will be screened at Stanford University in April and May 2009.

Mediterranean Film Series: "Carol's Journey"

May 7, 2009

Three internationally recognized films will be screened at Stanford University in April and May 2009.

Mediterranean Film Series: "Gitmek: My Marlon and Brando"

April 30, 2009

Three internationally recognized films will be screened at Stanford University in April and May 2009.

Why French Academics Are Taking to the Streets

April 16, 2009

Professor Canto-Sperber analyzes the immediate causes of the recent protests to university reform in France.

The New Transatlantic Agenda

April 1, 2009

Ambassador Eliasson sets out the current status of Europe-US relations and acknowledges the wide range of daunting problems the world must face today.

European Research Policies - A Way to Increase Growth, Welfare and International Cooperation

March 30, 2009

Europe is increasingly investing in research through its Framework Programme for Research. A European Research Council has been created to foster basic research of the highest quality.

Creating a New Europe

December 4, 2008

Professor Hedlund explores a shift in focus in Europe away from the 'Brussels vs.

The Puzzle of Slovenia and Estonia in the Post-Communist Era: How Deliberated Nationalism Explains Reform and Consensus-Driven Transition

May 27, 2008

Praised by international organizations, Slovenia and Estonia constitute the most successful post-communist economies.

Trafficking of Women in Post-Communist Europe

April 18, 2008

This international conference will examine the trafficking of women for sexual exploitation, a trade that has rapidly expanded since the collapse of communism in Eastern Europe and the USSR.

10th United Nations Association Film Festival

October 25, 2007

UNAFF, which is now completing its first decade, was originally conceived to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.