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IGHC Public Lecture

Mon., Mar. 6, 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., L.R. Wilson Hall 1003, Mobilizing Morality: Migrant Domestic Workers in Dubai, Dr. Rhacel Salazar Parrenas

Feb 15, 2017

IGHC Research Seminar Series

Tue., Feb. 14, 12:30 p.m .- 1:30 p.m., L.R. Wilson Hall 1003, The Travels of ‘Energy Transitions' Thinking Post-Carbon Capitalism in Latin America, Dr. Donald Kingsbury

Feb 10, 2017

IGHC Research Seminar Series

Tue., Jan. 24, 12:30pm - 1:30pm, L.R. Wilson Hall 1003, Encounters that Bite: Social Welfare, Community Engagement, and Transnational Intimacy in Interwar London, Dr. Nadine Attewell

Jan 17, 2017

We are still accepting applications for MA in Globalization Studies

The Institute on Globalization and the Human Condition will continue accepting applications for the September 2017 entry after Jan. 15 until the program is full. Students are advised to submit their applications as soon as possible for an increased chance to be admitted.

Jan 17, 2017

McMaster Welcomes Fulbright Scholar

The Institute on Globalization & the Human Condition to host Fulbright Scholar, Dr. Rhacel Salazar Parreñas in 2017

Jan 12, 2017

IGHC December 2016 Newsletter

The December 2016 issue of the IGHC Newsletter highlighting: research news, academic program news, upcoming IGHC, ppportunities for students, and general Institute updates

Dec 14, 2016

New Book

Congratulations to our colleagues of the Institute on Globalization & the Human Condition (IGHC) Time & Globalization working group – Drs. Paul Huebener, Susie O'Brien, Tony Porter, Liam Stockdale, and Y. Rachel Zhou – for the publication (with Routledge) of their edited volume, Time, Globalization and Human Experience: Interdisciplinary Explorations.

Nov 21, 2016

Download our new MA Program Brochure

The MA Program on Globalization Studies at McMaster University. A unique interdisciplinary program at one of the top universities in Canada.

Oct 29, 2016

The application portal for Sept. 2017 entry will open on Mon, Nov. 14, 2016.

Complete applications received by Jan. 15, 2017 will be guaranteed for consideration.

Oct 22, 2016

IGHC Research Seminar Series

Wed., Nov. 16, 12:30pm - 1:30pm, MDCL 2230 Forced Cooperation with Western Modernity as Colonization in Thailand's Far South Dr. Kee Howe Yong

Oct 22, 2016

Award-winning Film Screening

Free Admission

Oct 21, 2016

IGHC October 2016 Newsletter

The October 2016 issue of the IGHC Newsletter highlighting: Research News, Academic Program News, IGHC Events to Come, Opportunities for Students, and General Institute Updates

Oct 19, 2016

FREE Screening - MIGRANT DREAMS by Min Sook Lee

Fri., Oct. 14, 12:30pm - 1:30pm Workers Arts and Heritage Centre, 51 Stuart Street, Hamilton A screening of MIGRANT DREAMS by Min Sook Lee

Oct 05, 2016

Transnational ruptures in a time of impunity: Genocide, mining & migration

Public Event Co-organized by IGHC Thur., Oct. 13, 3:30pm - 5:30pm, Council Chamber (GH-111) Transnational ruptures in a time of impunity: Genocide, mining & migration A public lecture by Dr. Catherine Nolin,University of Northern British Colombia

Oct 05, 2016

IGHC Research Seminar Series

Mon., Oct. 24, 12:30pm - 1:30pm, MDCL 3022 Imagination, Anticipation, and Governance: The Politics of the Future in Global Security and Beyond Dr. Liam Stockdale, Moderated by Dr. Susie O'Brien

Oct 05, 2016

IGHC Research Seminar Series

Wed., Sept. 21, 12:30pm - 1:30pm, KTH-308 The Mexico-Canada Border: Extraterritorial Border Control and the Production of “Economic Refugees” Dr. Julie Young, Moderated by Dr. Robert O'Brien

Sep 20, 2016

A Talk by Dr. Imre Szeman: "Pipeline Politics: Oil, Borders and Energy Futures"

Join us on Thursday, March 10, 2016 for speaker Dr. Imre Szeman.

Jan 03, 2016

Book Launch and Discussion: CANADA in AFRICA: 300 years of aid and exploitation By Yves Engler

Yves Engler continues his groundbreaking analyses of past and present Canadian foreign policy with Canada in Africa — 300 years of Aid and Exploitation.

Jan 02, 2016

Former IGHC Director, Dr. Robert O'Brien gave a keynote at a conference on "Neoliberalism and Locality"

On the 22nd of October former IGHC director Robert O’Brien was keynote speaker at a conference on neoliberalism and locality at one of our partner institutions, the Korean Studies Institute (KSI).

Oct 23, 2015

A Talk by Kate McInturff: "The Gendered Impact of Austerity"

September 22, 2014 Time: 2:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.

Sep 22, 2015

Asian Research Working Group Conference: Globalization and Asia

May 11, 2015 Time: 8:30 a.m.- 5:30 p.m. Location: McMaster Innovation Park 175 Longwood Road South Hamilton, Ontario

May 11, 2015