All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, February 18

The “Burning Sea”

Depicting Tragedies of Illegal Mediterranean Crossings in Maghrebi Cinema

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Zoom
This presentation by Valérie Orlando, professor of French and Francophone Literatures in the Department of French and Italian at the University of Maryland, College Park, focuses primarily on two millennial films—Harragas (Merzak Allouache, …
This event originated in Modern Languages and Literatures.

Global Café: The Hidden History Behind China’s Hidden Camps

The Historical Context of Xinjiang and China’s Uighurs Detention Camps

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Zoom
Presented by Christopher C. Heselton, Ph.D., associate director, Office of Global Strategies. Since 2017, the People’s Republic of China has been engaged in the massive detention of up to 1.5 million ethnic Uighurs in hidden camps across Xinjiang …
This event originated in School of Global Integrative Studies.

Navigating a Virtual Career Fair

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:00 pm Location: Zoom
Join Fast Enterprises to learn what you need to do to be successful at a virtual career fair. Employees will be available to talk about what you need to do to prepare, participate, and follow up to successfully get that interview!
This event originated in Computer Science & Engineering.