Category Archives: Events

4th International Children’s Geographies Conference

Young People, Borders & Well-Being

Screen Shot 2014-11-12 at 10.07.25 AMSan Diego, California
January 12-15, 2015

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Invitation to Book Reading – Wed. 10/22 at UMBC

ProductImageHandler.ashxPlease join us on Wednesday, October 22nd, 4:00-5:30pm in the University of Maryland – Baltimore County Library Gallery for: 
“Childhood in a Sri Lankan Village”: Reading, Book Signing, and Reception with UMBC Anthropologist Bambi Chapin.

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Childhood Deployed brown bag at Barnard, Oct 20

A brown bag book talk with Professor Susan Shepler
(American University, Washington DC)

Childhood Deployed:
Remaking Child Soldiers in Sierra Leone

(NYU Press, 2014)

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CFP: Childhood Studies Colloquium (Univ. of Auckland)

Childhood Studies Colloquium
14 November 2014     9.30am – 4.30pm
Faculty of Education, The University of Auckland

Keynote address: Making a difference – connecting rights, research and policy
Emeritus Professor Anne B. Smith, University of Otago

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25 years of the UNCRC

25 years of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC):

The relevance of children’s rights in a
higher education context


It is 25 years this November since the UNCRC was internationally agreed. Join us to celebrate and reflect upon the UNCRC, children’s rights, and higher education: Continue reading