What is regional, international, and global?

Universities around the United States are rethinking area studies, international studies, and global studies, pondering what each adds to our understanding of the world. Some of those institutions were represented…

Agriculture, Aid, and Hunger in India

The issue of development aid is often a complicated one. A recent workshop at Penn State University traced its complicated history in India. “A History of Aid, Agriculture, and Hunger…

Russia, China, and the World: Focus on Africa

As the international community begins to debate what the next set of global development goals will be, scholars at Indiana University recently discussed what the future of Russian and Chinese…

Internet Censorship in a Globally Connected World

Who controls information? State censorship of media continues to expand on the Internet. The latest battle over censorship comes by way of India. Meant to be broadcast on International Women’s…

Learn more about Framing the Global

Framing the Global is focused on producing interdisciplinary research on global issues. This Wednesday you can learn more about how the project is doing that during a NAFSA Academic Programs…

Doctorate In Law And Development Launched

Interested in studying law or development? A new doctorate launched by six universities allows students to do both. The European Joint Doctorate Programme in Law and Development (EDOLAD) is designed ”…

The Struggles of Indigenous Women

First Nations women launched a social media campaign in Canada last year designed to highlight the violence they face. #AmINext began after a young indigenous woman was murdered when she tried…

2015 Foreign Language Oscar Nominees

The five films nominated for a Foreign Language Film Academy Award last week deal with a variety of subjects from the fall of the Soviet Union to jihadists’ arrival in…

Debating Globalization And The Ninth Wave

(Rosemary’s Note: This is the last in a series of posts about Debating Globalization, a class taught by Framing Fellow Sean Metzger at Fudan University as part of a University of California-Fudan…