Milano School of International Affairs, Management, and Urban Policy Tue, 31 Mar 2015 08:37:31 +0000 en-US hourly 1 GPIA Alumnae and Novelists Tanwi Nandini Islam and Mala Kumar to be Panelists at South Asian Women’s Creative Collective Literary Festival Tue, 31 Mar 2015 03:43:00 +0000 SAWC Literary FestivalTanwi and Mala will be part of a panel titled Sex on Paper: Emerging Sexual Identities and will discuss the shifting sexual identities of the characters they have written, reflecting on how sexuality is portrayed in South Asian literature. Their panel is scheduled for April 4th from 4:30 to 6 PM. ]]> 0 Professor Sakiko Fukuda-Parr Speaks at the UN on Post-2015 International Development Agenda Wed, 18 Mar 2015 19:22:53 +0000 UN Stat 03Professor Sakiko Fukuda-Parr has been contributing to several of the many events in the Post-2015 Agenda setting process.  February 20 – At the Statistical Commission Seminar on nationally owned monitoring framework for Sustainable Development Goals (SDGS) organized by the UN – she argued that holding governments to account with a single one size fits all goal […]]]> 0 Associate Dean Nina Khrushcheva on Putinism in Russia Thu, 12 Mar 2015 20:53:17 +0000 NinaAssociate Dean of Milano, Nina Khrushcheva, authored a piece published in Reuters, injecting realism into overly optimistic projections by some that recent protests might eventually sweep Putin out of office. ]]> 0 GPIA Conflict & Security Concentration: Immigration, Identity, & Islam Panel Thu, 05 Mar 2015 16:00:41 +0000 0 New Publications from Professor Joseph Heathcott Wed, 04 Mar 2015 17:36:59 +0000 JosephBorderlands: Traveling the Brooklyn-Queens Divide   The Architectural League of New York’s magazine Urban Omnibus featured a recent photodocumentary project by Joseph Heathcott, Associate Professor of Urban Studies.   Heathcott’s article, titled “Borderlands: Traveling the Brooklyn-Queens Divide” appeared in the January 14th edition on line.  It reports on a two-year effort by Prof. Heathcott to study the […]]]> 0