Conferences

Upcoming Conferences
 
Kansas & Missouri Councils for History Education
Best Practices in History Education
This conference will focus on the 100th anniversary of WWI and best practices in the discipline.
National WWI Museum, Kansas City, MO
September 25-26, 2014
 
Kansas Art Education Association
Russell, KS
October 9-11, 2014
 
KSWLA & FLAM Together!
Kansas World Language Association (KSWLA) & Foreign Language Association of Missouri (FLAM)
Kansas City Marriott, Kansas City, MO
October 17-18, 2014
 
Missouri Art Education Association
Check website for conference information.
 
Kansas Council for the Social Studies
Check website for conference information.
 
National Council for the Social Studies
94th NCSS Annual Conference
http://www.socialstudies.org/conference
John B. Hynes Veterans Memorial Convention Center, Boston, MA
November 21-23, 2014
 
Modern Languages Association
http://www.mla.org/convention
130th MLA Annual Convention, Vancouver
January 8-11, 2015
 

Highlights

Persian Culture Festival Lecture:
“The Unveiling of
Persian Architecture”
Nilou Vakil
KU Department of Architecture
Wednesday, March 25, 6:00 pm
Spencer Museum, Reception Room

Persian Culture Festival Concert:
Orkideh Music Group
Saturday, March 28, 7:00 pm
Woodruff Auditorium |
Kansas Union

 

Prospects for Improved US-Iran Relations Today at 3 pm, Dole Institute

Prospects for Improved US-Iran Relations Today at 3 pm, Dole Institute http://t.co/WQQasPzPrl
Nader Hashemi at the University of Kansas, Center for Global & International Studies, Pt II "Can Islam be Reconciled with Democracy: Critical Notes on the Arab Spring." Lecture given on November 1, 2012 at the University of Kansas. Presented by the KU Center for Global & International Studies and KU Middle East Studies. Part I contains the full lecture, part II is footage from the Q & A session following the talk.


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