Oct
23
Wed
Mansfield Dialogues: Hong Kong’s Civil Society Uprising @ Mansfield Library Theta Rho Room Tickets
Oct 23 @ 12:00 pm – 12:50 pm
Mansfield Dialogues: Hong Kong's Civil Society Uprising @ Mansfield Library Theta Rho Room

Mark L. Sheldon, a 40-year resident of Hong Kong and a Chinese studies academic at The Chinese University of Hong Kong, will share his experiences and analysis of recent developments in Hong Kong’s civil society uprising against the proposed extradition law, the broader issues of Hong Kong’s pan-democratic social movement and responses from the Hong Kong government and establishment parties. This presentation will be made within the context of a variety of ongoing difficulties in US-China relations.

Nov
6
Wed
Mansfield Dialogues: Challenges Facing Developing Nations, Civil Society in Southeast Asia @ Mansfield Library Theta Rho Room Tickets
Nov 6 @ 12:00 pm – 12:50 pm
Mansfield Dialogues: Challenges Facing Developing Nations, Civil Society in Southeast Asia @ Mansfield Library Theta Rho Room

Visiting Professional Fellows sponsored by the U.S. Department of State will present challenges facing their nations as they develop and strengthen their democracies and civil societies.

Nov
20
Wed
Mansfield Dialogues: ‘Climate Change in Vietnam: An Educational Adventure’ @ Mansfield Library Theta Rho Room Tickets
Nov 20 @ 12:00 pm – 12:50 pm
Mansfield Dialogues: 'Climate Change in Vietnam: An Educational Adventure' @ Mansfield Library Theta Rho Room

In celebration of the tenth anniversary of UM’s Climate Change in Vietnam program, learn from past travelers about climate challenges facing this nation, considered one of the world’s most vulnerable to climate change.