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“Women In Revolutions” Volume 1, Issue 1

Submit your feedback / criticism of the Wellesley Globalist first edition to globalist@wellesley.edu. Subject line: FEEDBACK. Your comments will remain anonymous, unless indicated to us otherwise. We are eager to ...

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Strikes hit the European Union

In response to the economic problems that have colored much of Europe for many years, unrest has taken on a more vocal and at times, violent, dimension in Spain, Portugal, ...

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Women in China Face Rising University Entry Barriers

According to an New York Times article, on 31 August 2012, three female university students in Beijing shaved their heads in order to protest against gender discrimination that made it harder ...

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Malian Crisis: The story of intervention

As the Tuareg rebels gained full strength and control in Northern Mali, ...
Protests that erupted on Friday, Nov. 23 in response to a decree Egyptian President Morsi issued last Thursday

Video of recent protests in Egypt

Link to video: Protests in Egypt in response to Morsi’s decrees. This video, ...
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Aung San Suu Kyi returns from Europe to hero’s welcome in Burma

By Siqi Gao June 30, 2013 Aung San Suu Kyi collects her ...

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The Wellesley Globalist Vol.1, Issue.2 | Frontiers

The Wellesley Globalist Vol.1, Issue.2 | Frontiers

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The Grand Mosque of Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan

The fog covering the skies cannot shield your vision from seeing  the grand monumental building that lies ahead. As you drive on  the paved 4 lane highway, it is immediately hard to observe the other cars driving by, but instead all you can do is fixate your eyes on the big white domes and large complex. The […]

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Cancer: The Unforeseen Effects of the Iraqi War

There may not have been an atomic bomb involved in the war, but the effects of war on Iraq have resulted in equal, if not worse, health consequences compared to Hiroshima in World War II. According to a study released by the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, “the increases in cancer, leukemia and infant mortality and perturbations […]

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The Ebola Epidemic

While the events of the past year have been daunting for public health officials, the future is less bleak. U.N. Ebola Chief Dr. David Nabarro hopes that with improved public health responses, the outbreak will be contained within the next few months. In fact, by December 1st, the U.N. aims to have 70% of cases contained. Within a year, Dr. Nabarro hopes to eradicate the disease

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The Wellesley Globalist Presents: A Trek Across North Korea: In Translation

Join Wellesley ASU and The Wellesley Globalist on Monday November 17th as we welcome Professor Carolyn Morley to discuss her work translating the diary of a Japanese woman during her trek across North Korea fleeing the Russian invasion after World War II.

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Submit to the Wellesley Globalist Cover Contest!

The Wellesley Globalist is looking for photo/design/artwork submissions for the front cover of our magazine.

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“Framed” Lecture

Come to the Wellesley Globalist “Framed” Lecture with Professor Roxanne Euben of the Wellesley College Political Science Department and Professor Salem Mekuria of the Art Department.

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