[MGSA-L] MGSA-L Digest, Vol 166, Issue 2

Gail Lillian Holst-Warhaft glh3 at cornell.edu
Mon Feb 5 06:20:50 PST 2018

We're doing something similar at Cornell -- bringing Psaropoulos again.

I'm disappointed in Theodorakis, lending his support to the ultra-nationalist cause.


Gail Holst-Warhaft

Cornell University

Adjunct Professor, Comparative Literature,

Biological and Environmental Engineering

Faculty Fellow, Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future

Ithaca, NY 14853

glh3 at cornell.edu<mailto:glh3 at cornell.edu>

From: MGSA-L <mgsa-l-bounces at maillists.uci.edu> on behalf of mgsa-l-request at maillists.uci.edu <mgsa-l-request at maillists.uci.edu>
Sent: Thursday, February 1, 2018 3:00 PM
To: mgsa-l at maillists.uci.edu
Subject: MGSA-L Digest, Vol 166, Issue 2

Send MGSA-L mailing list submissions to
        mgsa-l at maillists.uci.edu

To subscribe or unsubscribe via the World Wide Web, visit
or, via email, send a message with subject or body 'help' to
        mgsa-l-request at maillists.uci.edu

You can reach the person managing the list at
        mgsa-l-owner at maillists.uci.edu

When replying, please edit your Subject line so it is more specific
than "Re: Contents of MGSA-L digest..."

Today's Topics:

   1. Program on migrants and refugees (Syrimis, George)


Message: 1
Date: Thu, 1 Feb 2018 19:10:24 +0000
From: "Syrimis, George" <george.syrimis at yale.edu>
To: MGSA List <MGSA-L at uci.edu>
Cc: "Gupta, Kasturi" <kasturi.gupta at yale.edu>
Subject: [MGSA-L] Program on migrants and refugees
Message-ID: <AE124C3C-A69D-4620-8905-666DC52920AD at yale.edu>
Content-Type: text/plain; charset="utf-8"

Friends and colleagues working with refugees and migrants in Greece,

The MacMillan Center at Yale University inaugurated last semester a program on refugees and migrants. We are looking for programming ideas related to the topic, especially video and other visual material but also for possible speakers who have worked in the field and may be traveling to the US.

The Program on Refugees, Forced Displacement, and Humanitarian Responses is an intellectual hub for research, teaching, and policy recommendations that takes a people-centered approach to the refugee experience ? from internal displacement at home, to the transit experience inside and outside the camp, to challenges of resettlement and integration. Acting as a catalyst for innovation, it will be open to new and unconventional ideas of research or public outreach. Rigorous, inter-disciplinary, evidence-based research will be conducted and linked to policy and practice.

The Program is a campus wide initiative, drawing on the intellectual resources of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences and Yale?s twelve professional schools, including more than fifty Yale faculty and scholars in anthropology, economics, history, sociology, political science, medicine, nursing, public health, law, divinity, management, and forestry & environmental studies. It also will engage students who have been taking the lead in many initiatives on refugee and displacement issues on campus.

More broadly, the Program on Refugees, Forced Displacement, and Humanitarian Responses will put the resources of academic institutions, and the field experience of humanitarian workers and policy makers under one virtual roof, encompassing a wide range of issues that cover the entire refugee experience, to foster quality academic research and sound policy advice.

Please disseminate to others not on the list.


George Syrimis

-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://maillists.uci.edu/pipermail/mgsa-l/attachments/20180201/1ca21f85/attachment-0001.html>


Subject: Digest Footer

List-Info: https://maillists.uci.edu/mailman/listinfo/mgsa-l


End of MGSA-L Digest, Vol 166, Issue 2
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://maillists.uci.edu/pipermail/mgsa-l/attachments/20180205/abec92f1/attachment.html>

More information about the MGSA-L mailing list