Global Studies

Senior Concludes Study Abroad Experience With U.S.-China Summit

07/22/2014

Beijing China is more than 6,300 miles from Grant Nordby’s hometown of Stanton, Neb.

Documentary Screening and Discussion: "Komora: To Heal"

04/09/2014 - 7:30pm
Location: 
Callen Conference Center

Nebraska Wesleyan University will screen the documentary "Komora: To Heal." The film follows orphan survivors of the 1994 Tutsi genocide in Rwanda and the people who stepped in to raise them.

Documentary Screening, Discussion to Share Lives of Rwandan Genocide Orphan Survivors

03/31/2014

Nebraska Wesleyan University will screen the documentary "Komora: To Heal." The film follows orphan survivors of the 1994 Tutsi genocide in Rwanda and the people who stepped in to raise them.

Rwandan Genocide Survivor to Share Story of Faith, Forgiveness - Postponed

02/05/2014

Immaculée Ilibagiza's lecture scheduled for Tuesday, February 18 has been postponed due to her canceled flight. The lecture has been rescheduled for Wednesday, February 26 at 6:30 p.m in Olin B Lecture Hall.

Swan Lecture: Rwandan genocide survivor Immaculee Ilibagiza

02/26/2014 - 6:30pm
Location: 
Olin B Lecture Hall

Immaculee's life was transformed dramatically during the 1994 Rwandan genocide where she and seven other women spent 91 days huddled silently together in a cramped bathroom of a local pastor's house.

Fulbright Scholarship Will Send Political Science, Global Studies Major to Taiwan

04/18/2013

A Fulbright Scholarship will send political science and global studies major Michael Pirnie to Taiwan next year.

"Mobilizing for Women's Rights in Africa"

04/06/2012 - 3:00pm
Location: 
Callen Conference Center

Dr. Alice Kang, political science professor at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln will present "Mobilizing for Women's Rights in Africa."

Rwandan Genocide Survivor to Share Personal Story, Film Of "The Children Who Lived"

11/16/2011

A survivor of the Rwandan genocide will share his personal story and present an edited version of his documentary at an upcoming Nebraska Wesleyan University lecture.

Student, Professor Research Migrant Education in China

09/02/2011

Michelle Zhang wrote a traditional research paper for her “Politics of China” class. Little did she know that assignment would eventually lead to a collaborative research project with her professor that would take her from a political science classroom at Nebraska Wesleyan University to a migrant school in China.

Filmmaker to Discuss Work With Survivors, Perpetrators of Rwandan Genocide

03/29/2011

An award-winning filmmaker will speak at Nebraska Wesleyan University to discuss his following of survivors and perpetrators of the 1994 Rwandan genocide.