The 25th Annual Conference of the LDS International Society “Humanitarian Assistance and the Church: In the Lord’s Way,” will be held Monday, 7 April, 8:00 a.m.–4:10 p.m., in the Hinckley Alumni and Visitors Center on BYU’s campus in Provo, Utah. See agenda (PDF)
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The day-long conference will begin with networking at 8:o0 a.m. followed by a welcome from President Cecil O. Samuelson. The program Read More…
“Europe: East & West”
11 April 2014
Abstracts deadline: Monday, 27 January 2014
This annual event is designed to provide undergraduate students with advanced research experiences and opportunities to develop presentation skills. The event is open to undergraduates from all majors and institutions who have written a research paper from a social science, humanities, or business perspective focusing on the study of Eastern or Western Europe or countries of the former Soviet Union. The symposium is held on the University of Pittsburgh—Oakland campus.
See the symposium web site at www.ucis.pitt.edu/ursymposium/.
Thursday, 31 October–Saturday, 2 November
Utah Valley Convention Center
Early bird prices until Sunday, 1 September
Arabic language professionals are invited to attend the Second Language Research Forum (SLRF) and a special workshop and dinner held on Saturday afternoon and evening at the Sundance Resort. Participants include researchers and innovative thinkers from among the ranks of Arabists, such as Emma Trentman (New Mexico), Khaled Abouamsha (Qasid), Martha Schulte-Nafeh (Michigan), Mustafa Mughazy (Western Michigan), Sonia Shiri (Arizona), as well as Ray Clifford and Project Perseverance team members, Dan Dewey and Jennifer Bown.
To attend this workshop, please register for at least one day (Saturday) Read More…
“Social and Economic Transformation in Asia Pacific”
30 September–13 October
Destinations: Honolulu, Hawaii; Beijing, China, Seoul, Korea
Application deadline: Friday, 19 July
Each year the East-West Center invites rising young leaders from the United States and Asia Pacific to participate in The New Generation Seminar (NGS), a two-week intensive educational, dialogue, and study tour travel program. The program is developed around a thematic focus and provides participants with an opportunity to strengthen their understanding of Asia Pacific–U.S. developments and challenges, build a regional network and to become leaders with a more international perspective. The first week of the program is held in Hawaii. Read More…
Tuesday, 4 June
8:00 a.m.—1:30 p.m.
Hotel Monaco, 15 W 200 S, SLC
Women executives and entrepreneurs face a unique set of challenges when expanding their businesses internationally. Attendees will receive practical guidance from business women and experts who have personal experience Read More…