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 practitioners to campus. To learn more about previous NHIS presentations, refer to NHIS Archive.

Spring 2016 - Identity, Marginality & Community

NHIS Spring 2016 poster on identity, Marginality & Community
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Thursday, February 11, 2:10 – 3:30 pm, MUB Theater II
Marla Brettschneider, UNH Department of Women's Studies and Political Science
The Jewish Phenomenon in Sub-Saharan Africa

Wednesday, March 2, 4:30 - 6:00 pm, MUB Theater II
Cathy Frierson, UNH Department of History
Finding Justice in Post-Soviet Russia for Children of Stalin's 'Enemies of the People'

Wednesday, April 6, 4:10 - 5:30 pm, MUB Theater II
Sameer Honwad, UNH Department of Education
Building Resilience Among Climate-Underpriviledged Communities in the Middle Himalayas




Fall 2015 - Global Health

NHIS Fall 2015 poster on Global Health
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Co-sponsored by the New Hampshire Social Venture Innovation Challenge and the UNH Honors Program 

Thursday, September 10, 12:40-2:00 pm, MUB Theater 2  view flyer / view presentation
Sheila Davis, Chief Nursing Officer, Partners in Health
Social Innovation and Ebola: Addressing Global Health Inequities (Pathways to the Challenge Event)

Monday, October 5, 2:00-3:30 pm, MUB Theater 2 view flyer
Erez Manela, Professor of History, Harvard University
The Eradication of Smallpox: Cooperation amid Conflict in the Cold War Era

Friday, October 23, 2:00-3:30 pm, MUB Theater 2 view flyer / view presentation
Lisa Messersmith, Associate Professor of Global Health and Anthropology, Boston University
HIV/AIDS, Human Rights and Gender


Spring 2015 - UNH Faculty Abroad Series

NHIS Spring 2015 - UNH Faculty Abroad Series
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Drew Conroy (UNH Prof. of Applied Animal Science) 

Tuesday, February 24, MUB Theater I, 12:40-2:00 pm  Flyer >>
"Wildlife Conservation and Agricultural Development in Eastern and Southern Africa"

Professor of Applied Animal Science

 Nicoletta Gullace (UNH Associate Profess of History)

Tuessday, March 24, MUB Theater I, 12:40-2:00 pm  Flyer >>
"Contesting the Memory of the Great War"

Associate Professor of History

 Sean Moore (UNH Axxociate Profess of English)

Thursday, April 16, MUB Theater I, 12:40-2:00 pm   Flyer >>
"Censorship and Freedom in Jonathan Swift’s Dublin and Today’s Developing World"

Associate Professor of English
With special guest LEON MORSE, Deputy Director, IREX, speaking on global media sustainability and independence


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 more >>
"Turbulent Times for East and West:  a U.S. Ambassador’s Perspective"

Ambassador to the former Soviet Union
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Wednesday, October 22, MUB Theater II, 4:30-6:00 pm more >>
"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
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Thursday, November 20, MUB Theater II, 12:40-2:00 pm more >>
"U.S. Russia Relations: One crisis. Two narratives" article in The New Hampshire >>

Foreign Service Deputy Head, Russia Desk, U.S. Department of State

Russian Desk Director, U.S. National Security Council