October 7, 2015

Moving Targets: Migration Increasingly Criminalized

From Quest: Recent UT graduate Valerie King is quickly becoming one of the planet’s brightest thinkers in the field of "crimmigration"—an emerging area of study focusing on the criminalization of immigration. "Migration is on the rise, and many governments are setting policies that criminalize migration, making various groups vulnerable to detention, imprisonment, and other types of harm," King says. "Scholars around the world are trying to find the answers, and I hope to be one of them." Read more...

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Students from UT and India Partner to Promote Clean Drinking Water
Students from UT's Haslam College of Business are partnering with college students in India to promote clean drinking water through Procter and Gamble's Children's Safe Drinking Water program. This international program provides water-cleansing packets to developing countries. Read more...
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Ready for the World Music Series Begins with Latin American Music
The School of Music kicks off the Ready for the World Music Series with the music of Latin America on Sunday, October 11, at the Natalie L. Haslam Music Center. Cuarteto Latinoamericano is a world-renowned chamber ensemble performing classical music from Latin America. Cultural exhibits and a reception begin at 12:30 p.m., followed by a musical presentation at 2:00 p.m. Read more...
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'Father of Nubian Archaeology' to Deliver Lecture October 13

Renowned archaeologist W. Y. Adams will discuss Nubian history in a talk presented by the UT Departments of Anthropology, Classics, and History and the Marco Institute for Medieval and Renaissance Studies on Tuesday, October 13. Read more...

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Colloquia Encourage Researchers to Make Use of Advanced Computing Resources
Tony Mezzacappa, director of the Joint Institute for Computational Sciences (JICS), is hosting a series of campus sessions this semester to share how JICS resources and expertise can assist with research in a wide variety of fields. Read more...
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Announcements
October 13 Performance of "Of Mice and Men" Added Read more...
Reminder: Current FSA Users That Want to Continue Program in 2016 Need to Re-enroll on Health Hub Read more...
Humorist Sam Venable to Speak at Hodges Library on October 15 Read more...

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Events
UT Market Place Training, 2:00-4:00 p.m. Thursday Read more...
Humans, Gods, and Emperors: Statecraft and Ritual in Han China, 5:00 p.m. Thursday Read more...
Print Club Lecture: Print Critic and Author Susan Tallman, 7:30 p.m. Thursday Read more...

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