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The United States is the largest source of greenhouse gases in the world and influences international policy. It turns out that Native American communities have the potential to generate up to one half of present US electrical consumption through producing power from the wind. This is the alternative to both military intervention into oil rich countries, and represents the potential for ecological sustainability.
2013 - 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
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Book sales will be available in the Great Hall on the first floor of Weill Hall from 11:20 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
2013 - 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
Feb
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Free and open to the public. This event will be live Web-streamed. A link will be posted on the International Institute's homepage ( www.ii.umich.edu ) on the day of the roundtable. About the event On July 9, 2011, Sudan, Africa's largest country, split into two nations. The secession is a result of the longest civil war in world history between the north and the south that dates back to the country's independence in 1956. More than two million people died in the struggle and millions more were uprooted.
2012 - 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Dec
02
Admission is free; tickets are required. Register here for a ticket to attend all Summit events . Making Race Heard is a student-driven initiative at the University of Michigan School of Social Work that aims to bring race to the forefront of our experiences as professionals and future social workers. Despite primarily serving Detroit and surrounding areas, there was a general lack of acknowledgement around how race affects our work and so this monthly series was developed.
2011 - 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Dec
02
Admission is free; tickets are required. Register here for a ticket to attend all Summit events . Making Race Heard is a student-driven initiative at the University of Michigan School of Social Work that aims to bring race to the forefront of our experiences as professionals and future social workers. Despite primarily serving Detroit and surrounding areas, there was a general lack of acknowledgement around how race affects our work and so this monthly series was developed.
2011 - 10:30 am to 2:00 pm