25 Years

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Master of Development Practice News Fall 2016

The Master of Development Practice (MDP) program, co-administered by ICGC and the Humphrey School, has had a great semester.  They will close it out with the introductory course (Ways of Knowing taught by Professor and Program Director Dave...

A. Mangai Visits the University of Minnesota

On Wednesday, October 26 A. Mangai, leading feminist theater maker from the Department of English, Stella Maris College, visited ICGC to talk with graduate students over lunch, and to give her talk “Performing Violence:...

ICGC Announces 2016 Cohort of Scholars

The 2016 ICGC Scholars, the twenty-eighth cohort, will arrive for ICGC Orientation on September 1, 2016.  The 15 new scholars represent twelve different departments within five colleges and schools at the University of Minnesota. They come...

ICGC Welcomes Visiting Teaching Faculty

ICGC is delighted to welcome back Dr. Asli Calkivik, an ICGC alumnus from the Department of Political Science, as teaching faculty for the 2016-17 academic year.

Asli received her PhD in Political Science at the University of...

ICGC Announces 2016-17 Interdisciplinary Doctoral Fellow

ICGC will welcome Mingwei Huang, from the Department of American Studies as our Interdisciplinary Doctoral Fellow in 2016-17.

The University of Minnesota Graduate School’s Interdisciplinary Doctoral Fellowship (IDF) supports...

ICGC Nominated for MacJannet Prize for Global Citizenship

The Interdisciplinary Center for the Study of Global Change (ICGC) has been selected by the University of Minnesota as one of two nominees submitted to The Talloires Network and the MacJannet Foundation for the 2016 MacJannet Prize for Global...

ICGC Scholars Host International African Studies Conference

The African History Graduate Student Collaborative (AHGSC), consisting of ICGC Mellon scholars in the Department of History Jessica Farrell, Janeke Thumbran, Paul Vig, Virgil Slade, Gabriale Payne, and Elliot James, is hosting the 2016 Inaugural...

ICGC Co-Director Fran Vavrus in New Role Spring 2016

The ICGC team would like to announce a change in staffing this Spring semester.  ICGC Co-Director, Fran Vavrus, will be the new Interim Chair of the Department of Organizational Leadership, Policy, and Development in the College of Education...

MDP Program Director Teaching in Panama

MDP Program Director and Humphrey Global Policy Faculty Member Dave Wilsey is in Panama teaching CFAN 3500 Biodiversity, Ecotourism, and Sustainable Development in Panama, a UMN Learning Abroad Center Global Seminar for...

University of Minnesota Institute "Grasping Water: Rivers and Human Systems in China, Africa, and North America" June 2016

ICGC is cosponsoring a summer institute entitled "Grasping Water:  Rivers and Human Systems in China, Africa, and North America" at the University of Minnesota June 13-17, 2016.   This is an intensive, thematic institute and...

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