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Map of Middle EastPanel presentation on ISIS April 17

3 to 4 p.m.
Friday, April 17
Bernhard Center Rooms 105-107

Join us for a panel presentation, "The Islamic State: Its Origins, Aims, and Capabilities," focused on the political and cultural climate surrounding the recent actions taken by ISIS--the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, to explore the ideological and structural sources from which the Islamic State arose, what it’s short-term and long-term plans appear to be, and whether it has the resources to achieve those goals. Event flier.

WMU's International Festival

Thousands of campus and community members celebrated WMU's 26th annual International Festival on Sunday, March 22--Photo GalleryInformation.

WMU East Asian Forum: April 17

Faculty and staff and members of the academic community of the West Michigan region engaged in ongoing projects and interests related to East Asia are invited to participate in WMU's East Asian Forum planned for Friday, April 17, 2015. The forum will include panel presentations and a keynote speaker. Panel submission deadline is January 31. Information. Registration form.