"Making Sense of North Korea" at 16:00-18:00, in J311 Abstract: With a robust nuclear weapons program, an enduring conflict with the US and South Korea and now in the midst of a transition to a young, untested new leader, Kim Jong Un, North Korea remains a country as important as it is misunderstood.
UM Dept. of Communication signs exchange agreement with Lisbon Consortium allowing for student exchanges in the areas of Creative and Cultural Industries.
In July, Tim Simpson delivered an invited keynote address at the Lisbon Summer School for the Study of Culture, a graduate program offered by the Catholic University of Lisbon and the Lisbon Consortium. While in Lisbon, Prof. Simpson and Prof. Isabel Gil, Dean of Human Sciences at Catholic University, also signed an exchange