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The UCCS Global Intercultural Research Center (GLINT)

GLINT is an interdisciplinary unit of the University of Colorado Colorado Springs that supports faculty-sponsored global intercultural scholarship. The purpose of GLINT is to leverage financial and human resources to facilitate innovative global intercultural-related scholarship among its faculty members. GLINT promotes global intercultural research activities through both internal information exchange and advocacy as well as through external project development and funding.

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Events

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE 2020 GLINT SEED GRANT WINNERS!

 

Dr. Elizabeth Daniels, Department of Psychology, LAS with "Cultural Contributions to Body Image: A Global Survey"

 

Dr. Deborah Kenny, Department of Nursing, Beth-El with "Comparisons of Services and Support for Homeless Veterans across Global Allied Forces"

 

Dr. Farida Khan, Department of Economics, with "Water Use and Migration among Indigenous groups in Northwest Bangladesh"

 

Dr. Sudhanshu Semwal, Department of Computer Science, EAS & Dr. Esther Lamidi, Department of Sociology, LAS with "Agent based NetLogo™ Computational Modeling towards study of Event Triggers on the Mental Health of Immigrant Children"

 

Dr. Emily Skop, Department of Geography & Environmental Studies with "Placemaking in Refugee-Led Urban Farms"

The remaining presentations spring 2020 GLINT TALK Series presentations will be hosted via teleseminar.

GLINT DIRECTOR, CERIAN GIBBES, AWARDED FULBRIGHT AWARD TO RESEARCH INNOVATION, SUSTAINABILITY IN TAIWAN
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GLINT ADVISORY BOARD MEMBER AND AFFILIATE FACULTY LOOKS TO HISTORY TO MAKE SENSE OF CURRENT PANDEMIC: DR. MARTINEZ-DAVILA LAUNCHES FREE LECTURE SERIES "MEDIEVAL PLAGUE MODERN PANDEMIC"
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THE INTERNATIONAL COOPERATIVE MOVEMENT: LESSONS FROM ITS RECENT HISTORY AND PROSPECTS FROM GRASSROOTS ECONOMIC DEMOCRATIZATION"
April 24th, 2020 @ 12-1PM .
Click here to join the teleseminar The PIN to access the room is 42101 **We recommend using Google Chrome** Conference call-in number: 719-357-4962 We hope you are able to join us on Friday.

DR. ESHE LEWIS "CONTEMPORARY INSIGHTS ON AFRO-DESCENDANT IDENTITY IN PERU"
April 17th, 2020 @ 12-1PM .
Click here to join the teleseminar The PIN to access the room is 42101 **We recommend using Google Chrome** Conference call-in number: 719-357-4962 We hope you are able to join us on Friday.

This Friday (3/20) from 12 p.m.-1p.m., we welcome Dr. Farida Khan. Her presentation is titled "Development and Change among Indigenous Peoples in Bangladesh".
Click here to join the teleseminar The PIN to access the room is 42101 **We recommend using Google Chrome** Conference call-in number: 719-357-4962 We hope you are able to join us on Friday.

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Dr. Skop and Dr. Gibbes

DR. CERIAN GIBBES, GLINT DIRECTOR, AND DR. EMILY SKOP, FEATURED IN COMMUNIQUE ARTICLE TITLED "SKOP AND GIBBES TO TELL STORIES OF REFUGES PLANTING NEW ROOTS IN U.S"

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GLINT AFFILIATE, DR. GEORGE CHENEY, FEATURED IN CU FACULTY VOICES "COMING TO TERMS WITH GROWTH"

GLINT AFFILIATE, DR. EMILY SKOP, FEATURED IN COMMUNIQUE ARTICLE TITLED "UCCS RESEARCHERS HIGHLIGHT CHANGED PERCEPTIONS OF REFUGEES OVER PAST 100 YEARS"

"PEACE CORPS INFORMAL PANEL" CO-HOSTED WITH THE OFFICE OF INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION
 
March 13th, 2020 @ 11-12:30PM | UC 302 |

DR. GEORGE WU BAYUGA, DEPARTMENT OF ANTHROPOLOGY, YALE UNIVERSITY "THE MORAL ECONOMY OF CHINESE WORKING NUN" CO-HOSTED WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF ANTHROPOLOGY, THE CENTER OF RELIGIOUS DIVERSITY AND PUBLIC LIFE, AND THE KRAEMER FAMILY LIBRARY
March 13th, 2020 @ 2:30-4PM | UC 302 | CLICK HERE!

JUST TALK PANEL "UNDERSTANDING THE REFUGEE CRISIS: GLOBAL & LOCAL PERSPECTIVES"

Co-sponsored by the Kraemer Family Library & GLINT

February 24th, 2020 @ 4:30-6PM | Library 2nd Floor Apse


DR. CHRISTINA JIMENEZ WIH "A CITY OF AMBULANTES: ITINERANT URBAN WORKERS AND MUNICIPAL REGISTRIES IN GUADALAJARA, MEXICO,1880-1940"
February 21st, 2020 @ 12-1PM | UC 309 | CLICK HERE!

DR. JIMENEZ AWARD

CONGRATULATIONS TO DR. CHRISTINA JIMENEZ FOR BEING AWARDED OUTSTANDING ACADEMIC TITLES FOR 2019 FOR HER BOOK TITLED "MAKING AN URBAN PUBLIC: POPULAR CLAIMS TO CITIZENSHIP IN MEXICO, 1839-1922"

DR. TARA ROBINS with "PARASITE INFECTION AND IMMUNE SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT: EXPLORING RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN ECONOMIC EVELOPMENT, CLIMATE CHANGE AND HUMAN HEALTH"
November 15th, 2019 @ 12-1PM |UC 122 | CLICK HERE!

#UrbanCOS PUBLIC FORUM TO EXPLORE THE CONCEPTS OF LOCAL URBANISM
November 4th, 2019 | UC 122 |

Glen Whitehead

DR. GLEN WHITEHEAD with "NEW SONIC ECOLOGIES: ENVIRONMENTAL IMPROVISATION IN AN AGE OF CLIMATE CRISIS"
October 18th, 2019 @ 12-1PM | Columbine 127 | CLICK HERE!

#UrbanCOS PUBLIC FORUM TO EXPLORE THE CONCEPTS OF LOCAL URBANISM
October 14th, 2019 | 102 S. Tejon St. St 105-A |

THE FACULTY ASSEMBLY WOMEN'S COMMITTEE INVITES YOU TO JOIN US FOR THE LEADERSHIP PATHWAYS WORKSHOP, LED BY DR. PATRICIA PRICE
October 4th, 2019 @ 9AM-1PM | Upper Lodge  | CLICK HERE!