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Friday, March 31, 2017

Advising Fortnight Event for Secondary Field in European History, Politics and Societies
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Advising Fortnight Event for Secondary Field in European History, Politics and Societies
  • Aida Vidan – Student Programs Advisor, Center for European Studies, Harvard
  • James McSpadden – PhD Student in History, Harvard University; Graduate Student Affiliate, CES, Harvard University
  • Colin Brown – Coordinator, Short-Term Kennedy Memorial Policy Fellows Program, CES; Harvard College Fellow, Harvard University; Local Affiliate, CES, Harvard University
Friday Lunch
12:30pm - 2:00pm
Friday Lunch

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Strengthening Modern Democracies Through International Electoral Observation Missions in Europe and the US
4:15pm - 6:00pm
European Union Law and Government Study Group — Strengthening Modern Democracies Through International Electoral Observation Missions in Europe and the US
  • Radivoje Grujić – Election Adviser, OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights
  • José Manuel Martinez Sierra – Jean Monnet ad Personam Professor in EU Law and Government, Real Colegio Complutense, Harvard University; Local Affiliate, CES, Harvard University; Co-Chair, A Center-Periphery Europe? Perspectives from Southern Europe Study Group, CES, Harvard University; Co-Chair, EU Law and Government Study Group, CES, Harvard University
  • Victòria Alsina Burgués – Fellow, Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business & Government, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University
  • Chair David Kennedy – Manley O. Hudson Professor of Law, Harvard Law School; Faculty Associate, CES, Harvard University; Co-Chair, EU Law and Government Study Group, CES, Harvard University
What to Expect from the French Presidential Election?
2:15pm - 4:00pm
European Election Monitor Series — What to Expect from the French Presidential Election?
  • Laurent Bigorgne – Director, Institut Montaigne, Paris
  • Hakim El Karoui – Essayist
  • Dominique Moïsi – Senior Counselor, Institut Montaigne, Paris; Co-Founder, Institut Français des Relations Internationales (IFRI)
  • Vincent Pons – Assistant Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School; Local Affiliate, CES, Harvard University
  • Chair Daniel Ziblatt – Professor of Government, Harvard University; Resident Faculty & Seminar Co-Chair, CES

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

"Midnight at the Pera Palace" - The Birth of Modern Istanbul
4:15pm - 6:00pm
Özyeğin Forum Speaker Series — "Midnight at the Pera Palace" - The Birth of Modern Istanbul
  • Charles King – Professor of International Affairs and Government & Chair of the Department of Government, Georgetown University
  • Chair Grzegorz Ekiert – Laurence A. Tisch Professor of Government, Harvard University; Director, CES, Harvard University; Resident Faculty, CES; Chair, Director's Seminar
City Upon the Sea. Global Capitalism from Offshore Oil to Humanity's Colonization of the Ocean
12:15pm - 1:45pm
Visiting Scholars Seminar: New Research on Europe — City Upon the Sea. Global Capitalism from Offshore Oil to Humanity's Colonization of the Ocean
  • Stefan Hübner – Research Fellow, Asia Research Institute, National University of Singapore ; Visiting Scholar, CES, Harvard University

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

GERMANYforYou: Social Media Translates "Germany" for Refugees
2:15pm - 4:00pm
Contemporary Europe Study Group — GERMANYforYou: Social Media Translates "Germany" for Refugees
  • Isabel Schayani – Project Leader, WDRforyou; Editor, Westdeutscher Rundfunk (WDR); John F. Kennedy Memorial Policy Fellow, CES, Harvard University
  • Moderated by Georg Diez – Reporter and Columnist, Politics and Culture, Der Spiegel; 2016-2017 Fellow, Nieman Foundation for Journalism, Harvard University

Monday, March 27, 2017

Beauty in Comparative Perspective: Male and Female Beauty Standards in France, Italy, the Netherlands, Poland and the UK
4:15pm - 6:00pm
Seminar on Social Exclusion and Inclusion — Beauty in Comparative Perspective: Male and Female Beauty Standards in France, Italy, the Netherlands, Poland and the UK
  • Giselinde Kuipers – Professor of Sociology, University of Amsterdam
  • Nina Gheihman – PhD Student in Sociology, Harvard University; Graduate Student Affiliate, CES, Harvard University
Catalonia, Today and Tomorrow
4:15pm - 6:00pm
CES Special Event — Catalonia, Today and Tomorrow
  • Carles Puigdemont – President of the Government of Catalonia
  • Stephen Ansolabehere – Professor of Government, Harvard University
  • José María Beneyto – Pierre Keller Visiting Professor, Harvard Kennedy School; Professor of European Law and Politics, International Relations and International Law; Jean Monnet Chair ad personam; Director, Institute for European Studies in Madrid
  • Bonnie N. Field – Professor & Chair of Global Studies, Bentley University; Local Affiliate, CES, Harvard University
  • Chair Grzegorz Ekiert – Laurence A. Tisch Professor of Government, Harvard University; Director, CES, Harvard University; Resident Faculty, CES; Chair, Director's Seminar
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