Global Lunch Series

The Office of International Services offers a Global Lunch Series each semester for university faculty, staff and students. The Global Lunch Series was created to use our resources to help internationalize our campus and offer fascinating information on a global topic during lunchtime. If you are interested in presenting or would like to suggest a topic, please email


Spring 2017

Japan: The Land of the Rising Sun, From the Inside Out

Wednesday, February 22
11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in the E-Lounge
IEP Director, Akiko Ota
International Services Coordinator, Maribeth Voss

“Mythology Personalizes the World”

Understanding culture through mythology

Wednesday, March 22
11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in the E-Lounge
Adjunct Professor of Philosophy,
Dr. Bill Craig

Messy Politics of Land Acquisition in West Bengal, India

Wednesday, April 19
11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in the E-Lounge
Assistant Professor of Humanities and Social Sciences,
Dr. Sayoni Bose