Institute of World Affairs UWM
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 :: G.F.K. Distinguished Lecture Series
 :: Fall Programming
 :: International Focus
 :: Model UN
 :: Fireside Forum
 :: Past Events
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George F. Kennan Distinguished Lecture Series
Major annual world affairs event. A panel of international known experts address the most important current world issues.
Fall Programming
Speakers from both within and outside Wisconsin's global community address international issues and engage participants.
International Focus
The Institute's weekly TV program on Channel 36 on Sundays at 4:30 pm.
Model UN
An annual two-day conference for high school students simulating issues discussed at the United Nations during General Assembly meetings.
Fireside Forum
Join us for the Fireside Forum lecture series, our annual look at global issues through a local lens. The Institute of World Affairs at UWM is pleased to once again partner with the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel to bring you this program. Look for opinion pieces by our guest experts in the paper's Sunday Crossroads section before each talk, then join them Tuesday evenings in February for a lively, interactive discussion.
Past Events
An archive of events that the Institute of World Affairs has sponsored in the past.
Fireside Forum
Unsettled, Resettled: Refugees and Their Adopted Communities
February 3, 2015
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Fireside Forum
Hungry Cities: Urban Food Insecurity in Milwaukee and around the Globe
February 10, 2015
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Fireside Forum
Young, Frustrated and Mad: Global Youth Unemployment and Unrest
February 17, 2015
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Fireside Forum
Bringing the Story Home: The Economics of International News
February 24, 2015
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