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Upcoming Events - Spring 2021

Please check back for upcoming events for Spring 2021.

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USDA FOREIGN AGRICULTURAL SERVICE (FAS) VIRTUAL TOUR

MONDAY, APRIL 19, 2021

3:00 - 4:00PM CDT

Alcorn State University in collaboration with thirteen (13) additional land grant universities, have launched a Global Education Initiative supported by the 1890 Center of Excellence for International Engagement and Development. This initiative will include several "virtual international tours" of USDA and other Federal Departments, gaining greater awareness and knowledge of career opportunities, trade agreements,trade policy, capacity building development, sustainability and technology.

This workshop is the first of several workshops to be hosted by 1890 land grant universities and federal agencies throughout the 2021 calendar year.

To register for this event, click on the flyer below.


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The Second Annual Atlanta Global Studies Symposium
USAID Opportunities for Faculty and Graduate Student Researchers under the Research Technical Assistance Center
Wednesday, April 21, 2021 4:00 - 5:30 pm EDT (3:00 - 4:30 pm CDT)

USAID's Research Technical Assistance Center (RTAC) assists in conducting new research with the participation of a global network of university-affiliated scholars, undertakes a range of research translation and utilization activities, and provides other demand-driven technical assistance. RTAC represents a global network of academic researchers and development experts that provide on-demand expertise for USAID to promote evidence-based policies and programs.

Learn how this innovative mechanism works to support USA/D's development objectives and consider how university-affiliated faculty, post-doctoral candidates, and graduate students can join the RTAC Research Network.

To register for this event, click on the flyer below.

For more information about schedule, topics, and speakers, click here.