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10/24/2012 | 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Guitarist Edilio Paredes, one of the founders of bachata -- the Dominican Republic’s most popular and spirited music -- will be joined by special guests in an acoustic concert.
10/24/2012 | 6:30 PM
Join us for a discussion on the restoration model of Hadrian's Villa, a World Heritage Site and the best-preserved imperial villa in the hinterland of Rome. Read more
Join prominent historians and activists to rethink the history of enduring associations among race, criminality, poverty, and welfare, and their current framing in American politics. Read more
10/24/2012 | 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
This talk will examine the status of the Arabic language within the context of the "Arab Spring" that has ushered in significant change to the Arab political and social scenes. Read more
10/24/2012 | 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Hear alumni talk about their own careers and experiences seeking and succeeding in jobs outside academia. Speakers will discuss their career path, job searches, success in different work environments, and how they see their Ph.D. now. Read more