NH International Seminar

To cultivate community-wide dialogue on critical global issues, CIE showcases UNH faculty members' international research interests and brings leading scholars and practioners to campus. To learn more about previous NHIS presentations, refer to NHIS Archive.

Fall 2014 - RUSSIA & THE WEST -- 25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall
Co-sponsored by World Affairs Council of New Hampshire

NHIS Fall 2014--RUSSIA & THE WEST: 25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall
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Thursday, September 18, Murkland 115, 12:40-2:00 pm
"Turbulent Times for East and West:  a U.S. Ambassador’s Perspective" more >>

Ambassador to the former Soviet Union


Wednesday, October 22, MUB Theater II, 4:30-6:00 pm
"Pipeline Politics: The Energy Dimensions of U.S.-Russian-European Relations"

Professor and Director of the Five College Program in Peace and World Security Studies


Thursday, November 20, MUB Theater II, 12:40-2:00 pm
"U.S. Russia Relations: One crisis. Two narratives"

Foreign Service Deputy Head, Russia Desk

 Spring 2014 - UNH Faculty Abroad Series

NHIS Spring 2014--UNH Faculty Abroad Series
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 UNH Professor Peter Pekins

Thursday, February 25, MUB Theater I, 12:40-2:00 pm
“Climate Change: Tick, Tick, Tick....Not Amoosing"
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Peter Pekins
Department of Natural Resources and the Environment

 UNH Professor Subhash Minocha

Thursday, March 20, MUB Theater I, 12:40-2:00 pm
“Biotechnology and Agriculture:
Challenges Ahead for Jordan and Kazakhstan”
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Subhash Minocha
Department of Biological Sciences

 UNH Professor Tom Safford

Tuesday, April 15, MUB Theater I, 12:40 - 2:00 pm
“Oil, Development & the Environment:
Coastal Brazil at a Crossroads”
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Tom Safford
Department of Sociology

Fall 2013 - Peacebuilding

This series is made possible through the support and generosity of The United States Institute of Peace.

NHIS Fall 2013 poster--Peacebuilding
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 John Ungerleider

Thursday, September 19, MUB Theater I, 12:40-2:00 pm
“Peace through Dialogue: Empowering Youth Peacebuilders"

John Ungerleider
Professor, SIT Graduate Institute
Founder, SIT Youth Peacebuilding and Leadership Programs

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 Jan Passion

Tuesday, October 15, MUB Theater I, 12:40-2:00 pm
“Unarmed Civilian Peacekeeping:
Responding to Violence with Nonviolent Intervention”

Jan Passion
Faculty, SIT Graduate Certificate in Conflict Transformation Across Cultures
Former Deputy Director, Nonviolent Peaceforce/Sri Lanka

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 Sandra McEvoy

Wednesday, November 20, MUB Theater I, 4:00-5:30 pm
“Creating a Sustainable Peace in Northern Ireland:
Inviting Women Combatants to the Table”

Sandra McEvoy
Associate professor/Director, Political Science and Global Studies Program,
Wheelock College

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