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The Visiting Advisors Program (VAP)
VAP
The Visiting Advisors Program (VAP)
December 01, 1998 to June 01, 2010
This website contains a unique, searchable archive relating to reform initiatives in higher education in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE), the Russian Federation (RF) and the former Soviet Union (FSU) in the period 1998-2010. It is intended as a resource for scholars studying ...
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The Performing Arts in Lean Times: Opportunities for Reinvention
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The Performing Arts in Lean Times: Opportunities for Reinvention
February 21 to 25, 2010
Fifty performing arts leaders from a range of national and professional contexts recently gathered in Salzburg to reflect on opportunities for reinventing the performing arts at a time when many factors are contributing towards a large-scale disruption of the arts, as in ...
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Global Citizenship: America and the World (ISP 37)
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Global Citizenship: America and the World (ISP 37)
March 04 to 11, 2010
From March 4-11, 2010, the Salzburg Global Seminar conducted the 37th International Study Program on Global Citizenship. This particular program was held in conjunction with Miami Dade College. In an age of globalization which increasingly brings people in contact with ...
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Global Labor Migration and its Impact on Asia
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Global Labor Migration and its Impact on Asia
March 26 to 28, 2010
According to the New York Times, some 3% of the world's population lived outside their country of birth in 2005. While this single-figure percentage may seem rather minute, that 3% represents almost 190 million people, whose movement across the world's international boarders ...
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International Study Program on Global Citizenship (ISP 38)
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International Study Program on Global Citizenship (ISP 38)
March 27 to April 03, 2010
From March 27 - April 3, 2010, the Salzburg Global Seminar conducted the 38th International Study Program on Global Citizenship. This particular program was held in conjunction with Bronx Community College, Kingsborough Community College and Queensborough Community College ...
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Mobilizing Democracy to Tackle Climate Change
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Mobilizing Democracy to Tackle Climate Change
April 19 to 20, 2010
Rapid, effective and fair action on climate change calls for radical innovation in democratic decision-making and in the mobilisation of citizens and organisations to act differently. Unsustainable models of economic growth and consumption dominate political discourse yet ...
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What Turkey? What Europe?
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What Turkey? What Europe?
May 09 to 13, 2010
Turkey's strategic position in Europe and the Middle East, and close ties with Russia and other former Soviet states, make it impossible to ignore. The country's negotiations for EU membership are proceeding very slowly and with no certainty of a successful outcome, while ...
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Global Citizenship: America and the World
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Global Citizenship: America and the World
May 19 to 26, 2010
From May 19 - 26, 2010, the Salzburg Global Seminar conducted the 39th International Study Program on Global Citizenship. This particular program was held in conjunction with the City Colleges of Chicago, Louisiana Community and Technical College System, Seminole State College ...
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Global Citizenship: America and the World
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Global Citizenship: America and the World
May 28 to June 04, 2010
From May 26 - June 4, 2010, the Salzburg Global Seminar conducted the 40th International Study Program on Global Citizenship. This particular program was held in conjunction with Houston Community College, Iowa State University, San Diego City College, San Jose State University ...
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The Do's and Don'ts of Intervention
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The Do's and Don'ts of Intervention
June 04 to 07, 2010
The last two decades have seen the rise and fall of doctrines around liberal intervention, including suppositions about consequences for security, managing economic recovery and the building up of political institutions, and exit. Whatever the rights and wrongs of an initial ...
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Strengthening Cooperation Between the US and East Asia
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Strengthening Cooperation Between the US and East Asia
June 05 to 10, 2010
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Salzburg Global Seminar Annual Board of Directors' Meeting 2010
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Salzburg Global Seminar Annual Board of Directors' Meeting 2010
June 24 to 28, 2010
Each year the Salzburg Global Seminar invites an international group of distinguished guests to join its Board of Directors for a weekend discussion at Schloss Leopoldskron in Salzburg, Austria.  The purpose of these annual weekends is twofold. The presence of participants ...
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The Global Prevention of Genocide: Learning From the Holocaust
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The Global Prevention of Genocide: Learning From the Holocaust
June 28 to July 03, 2010
Today, many states have recognized the importance of teaching about the Holocaust and using it as a mechanism for preventing racism, ethnic conflict, and genocide. There are a growing number of state mandates, as well as impressive private initiatives, that seek to achieve ...
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Colleges and Universities as Sites of Global Citizenship
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Colleges and Universities as Sites of Global Citizenship
July 09 to 16, 2010
From July 9 - 16, 2010, the Salzburg Global Seminar conducted the 41st International Study Program on Global Citizenship. This program, for college and university faculty, administrators, and staff was held in conjunction with Bronx Community College, Houston Community College ...
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The Salzburg Academy on Media and Global Change
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The Salzburg Academy on Media and Global Change
July 25 to August 14, 2010
There is no global issue, no political arena, no academic discipline in which the statement of problems and the framing of possible solutions are not influenced by media coverage. The Salzburg Academy, a joint program of the Salzburg Global Seminar in Salzburg, Austria, and ...
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Salzburger Festspiele Cooperation 2010 - Midsummer's Night's Dream
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Salzburger Festspiele Cooperation 2010 - Midsummer's Night's Dream
July 31 to August 10, 2010
On each evening in the park setting, an audience of about 150 people was fortunate enough to lounge on comfortable podia distributed on the green in a true midsummer night. One could not help thinking that the visitors were staged as well, that they were a part of a picnic ...
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American Studies Symposium -To Honor Emory Elliott: "American Literary History in a New Key"
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American Studies Symposium -To Honor Emory Elliott: "American Literary History in a New Key"
September 24 to 28, 2010
Emory Elliott's career both spanned and helped define the changes in the literary canon and in the ways we approach cultural texts that have characterized American studies during these years before and after the turn of the 21st century. When Emory went to college, a book ...
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Optimizing Talent: Closing Educational and Social Mobility Gaps Worldwide
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Optimizing Talent: Closing Educational and Social Mobility Gaps Worldwide
October 03 to 07, 2010
Education provides an essential key for opening the door that permits every individual to realize his or her true potential. Ideally, an equitable and effective educational system facilitates social mobility and leads to the growth, development, and increased prosperity of ...
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Building Cities Like Never Before: The Culture and Sustainability of Urbanization in China
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Building Cities Like Never Before: The Culture and Sustainability of Urbanization in China
October 10 to 24, 2010
According to the McKinsey Global Institute's report, "Preparing for China's urban billion," 350 million people will have joined the ranks of China's urban population by the year 2025 and the total urban population will reach one billion by 2030. Such dramatic change portends ...
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Women and Economic Growth: Making Investments Count for the Future
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Women and Economic Growth: Making Investments Count for the Future
October 17 to 22, 2010
"Forget China, India and the internet: economic growth is driven by women" - The Economist. In recent years there has been both scholarship and experience across the globe that the empowerment and advancement of women is critical not only to women and their families but ...
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Memories of Salzburg: Evening Social for Salzburg Global Fellows
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Memories of Salzburg: Evening Social for Salzburg Global Fellows
October 19 to 19, 2010
This magical evening of memories and stories about the Seminar and the Schloss will offer cocktails and hors d'oeuvres as well as recollections from two men intimately involved in the Seminar's early days. Join other Fellows in the Philadelphia area and share your own stories ...
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Sustainable Futures Academy: Executive Leadership for Sustainability
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Sustainable Futures Academy: Executive Leadership for Sustainability
October 22 to 29, 2010
The first pilot program to be developed will focus on Executive Leadership Development for Sustainability. There is a profound lack of targeted sustainability programs for executive leaders both in the higher education sector and for other types of large employers. There ...
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Mellon Fellow Community Initiative - Colleges and Universities as Sites of Global Citizenship
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Mellon Fellow Community Initiative - Colleges and Universities as Sites of Global Citizenship
October 30 to November 06, 2010
From October 30 - November 6, 2010, the Salzburg Global Seminar conducted a meeting of the Mellon Fellow Community Initiative (MFCI) entitled, Colleges and Universities as Sites of Global Citizenship. With the generous support of the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, this ongoing ...
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Health and Healthcare Seminar Series I. Reforming Health Care: Maintaining Social Solidarity and Quality in the Face of Economic, Health and Social Challenges
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Health and Healthcare Seminar Series I. Reforming Health Care: Maintaining Social Solidarity and Quality in the Face of Economic, Health and Social Challenges
November 07 to 12, 2010
All countries are facing an economic downturn which is acute but may have lasting effects. At the same time there are other significant challenges to healthcare arising from the increasing prevalence of chronic disease, longer life expectancy, the cost and possibilities of ...
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Islamic and International Law: Searching for Common Ground
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Islamic and International Law: Searching for Common Ground
November 14 to 19, 2010
Today, the majority of contemporary debates about Islamic law tend to focus on the Shari'a law tradition as a subjective doctrine rooted in strict religious code. However, the international law community, as well as the Islamic legal and scholarly community, both tend to ...
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Enforcing the Laws of War: Modern day challenges to the Geneva Conventions
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Enforcing the Laws of War: Modern day challenges to the Geneva Conventions
November 16 to 19, 2010
Now 60 years old, the four Geneva Conventions and their two Additional Protocols have been ratified by more countries than are members of the United Nations. But they are also being ever more severely tested. Modern warfare and efforts to combat terrorism have sparked debates ...
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The Future of Asian Integration and Security in the 21st Century: Sharing Experience on Multilateralism and Institution-Building from Europe
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The Future of Asian Integration and Security in the 21st Century: Sharing Experience on Multilateralism and Institution-Building from Europe
November 28 to December 03, 2010
As the Asians seek to manage their rapidly developing economic integration and evolving security landscape and try to develop sustainable strategies of cooperation for the future, Europe's experience of regional integration might provide useful lessons. This session will ...
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Health and Healthcare Seminar Series II. The Greatest Untapped Resource in Healthcare? Informing and Involving Patients in Decisions about Their Medical Care
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Health and Healthcare Seminar Series II. The Greatest Untapped Resource in Healthcare? Informing and Involving Patients in Decisions about Their Medical Care
December 12 to 17, 2010
There are two different but complementary problems facing policy makers in various countries that are calling out for change. In developed countries, there is concern that healthcare delivery systems are becoming overdeveloped and overspecialized, and that downsizing would ...
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The Salzburg Global Fellowship: Seeking an Interdisciplinary Community for Egypt
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The Salzburg Global Fellowship: Seeking an Interdisciplinary Community for Egypt
December 19 to 19, 2010
It is a pleasure to invite you to a meeting to renew the Salzburg Global Fellowship in Egypt. This is an organizational meeting to establish a formal structure for the Fellowship in the region. There are nearly 400 members of the Salzburg Global Fellowship currently residing ...
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2010-2011 Winter Festival
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2010-2011 Winter Festival
December 28, 2010 to January 03, 2011
The 2010-2011 Winter Festival will ring in the New Year in style! The program gives Salzburg Global Fellows and friends of the Seminar a wonderful winter holiday while also providing intellectual stimulus for those who want it - in the tradition of the Salzburg Global Seminar. So ...
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