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Model G20 staff running the 2021 Leaders Summit virtually.

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SIS’s Model G20 Summit Adapts to the COVID-19 Pandemic

SIS students Rafael Cestero and Charlie Estes reflect on the first fully virtual Model G20 Leaders’ Summit.
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Persian script

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“Lesser Taught” Languages Give Students a Competitive Edge in Global Workforce

Department of World Languages and Cultures now offering Persian, Swahili, Portuguese, Hebrew
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The US and Saudi Arabia flags side by side with the edges touching

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Post-Khashoggi US-Saudi Arabia Relations Under Biden

SIS professor Shadi Mokhtari answers questions about the future of US-Saudi Arabia relations
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A woman holds the flag of Bangladesh over her shoulder.

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Bangladesh at 50: A Nation Created in Violence and Still Bearing Scars of a Troubled Birth

Pakistan comprised two geographical areas, separated by over a thousand miles. The fault lines between the two regions resulted in the birth of Bangladesh.
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A COVID-19 vaccine vial.

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How Equitable Is the Distribution of COVID-19 Vaccines?

SIS professor Maria De Jesus answers questions about global COVID-19 vaccine dose distributions.
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Flags of USA, China, and North Korea isolated on white background.

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How Does Missile Defense Against North Korea Affect US-China Relations?

We recently spoke with SIS professor Ji-Young Lee and SIS PhD candidate Eleni Ekmektsioglou about their research article, “North Korea, missile defense, and US-China security dilemma.”
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Map of Turkey and Syria.

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How Turkey Defines “Safety” on Its Border with Syria

We spoke with SIS professor Doga Eralp about his new research article, “The Safe Zone for Undesirables on the Turkey-Syria Border.”
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Cartoon drawing of Russian village

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Students Attend "Journey into a Lost World" Event

Russian Film Week documentary teaches students about life in Soviet Jewish communities
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Dr Marullo with his book cover

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"Dostoevsky Life and Letters" Book Talk with Dr. Thomas Marullo

The Carmel Institute begins its year-long series
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Two hands hold up a chalkboard sign that reads "Female Genital Mutilation"

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Female Genital Mutilation during COVID-19

A Q&A with SIS Professor Susan Shepler on the effects of COVID-19 on rates of female genital mutilation and forced marriage in Sierra Leone and across Africa
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