25 Years

Past News

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...

Master of Development Practice Students Attend Conference

On September 23-24, 2015, University of Minnesota Master of Development Practice (MDP) students attended the International Conference on Sustainable Development.

Hosted by Columbia University in New York, the 2015 International Conference...

ICGC Co-Director Presents on Gender Equity Panel

On Friday, November 20, 2015, ICGC Co-Director Karen Brown was a special guest on "The Sustainable Development Goals: Moving towards Equity?" panel. 

The Humphrey Gender, Sex, and Policy Event Committee (GSPEC) and...

ICGC Receives 2015 Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Grant

ICGC Receives 2015 Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Grant

The Interdisciplinary Center for the Study of Global Change (ICGC) is pleased to announce its award of $910,000 from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation for the renewal of a collaboration between...

Visiting Professor Dr. Truelove (Sma) Mkhwanazi

Dr. Mkhwanazi is a faculty member from the University of South Africa. She comes to ICGC as a resident for one-month. Her visit is supported by the VisionKeepers grant from the University of South Africa to pursue scholarly writing and research...

ICGC Welcomes Global Food Security Fellows

ICGC GLOBAL FOOD SECURITY FELLOWS

With the support of the Office of the Vice President for Research and MnDRIVE funding, ICGC will offer its first of a kind fellowships to support graduate student research focused on interdisciplinary...

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