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The Department of Communication Studies offers many kinds of events, most free and open to the public. We organize and sponsor numerous lectures, workshops and conferences over the course of the academic year. Our programming covers a wide range of topics and features presenters from diverse disciplines and is designed to foster an understanding of the mass media and emerging media.


Global Citizenship in Practice

Global Scholars Program's 2nd Annual Conference
Saturday, December 2, 2017
10:00 AM-4:00 PM
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Global citizenship is a popular idea among many of us, yet we do not always conceptualize or actualize it in the same ways. This conference is an opportunity to share interdisciplinary approaches to global citizenship, with emphasis on how we put this idea into practice.

December 2, 2017

10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

Rackham Graduate School

Lunch provided
Attendance is FREE
Registration deadline: Thursday, November 27. Register here.
Session proposals due: Monday, November 13. Click here to submit a proposal.
Students, faculty, staff, and community members are invited to share their relevant research, experiences, and actions using a variety of formats by submitting a poster or concurrent session proposal by Monday, November 13.

Questions? Contact Ashley Wiseman at

Sponsored by Global Scholars Program and Global Engagement, Office of the Provost

Cosponsored by Center for Global and Intercultural Studies; Communication Studies; Donia Human Rights Center; Honors Program; Language Resource Center; Michigan Community Scholars Program; Nam Center for Korean Studies; Program in International and Comparative Studies ; Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program; Weiser Center for Emerging Democracies
Building: Rackham Graduate School (Horace H.)
Event Type: Conference / Symposium
Tags: International, Public Policy, Sociology, Technical Communications
Source: Happening @ Michigan from Global Scholars Program, Michigan Community Scholars Program, International Institute, Center for Global and Intercultural Study, Nam Center for Korean Studies, Weiser Center for Emerging Democracies, Language Resource Center, Program in International and Comparative Studies, Donia Human Rights Center, LSA Honors Program, Communication Studies, UROP - Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program

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