Global News and Events

Here you will find the latest news items relating to the Center for Global Engagement.

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October 26, 2020  |  The Center for Global Engagement hosts an engaging discussion about the Black experience at UMB as part of the “Human Rights at Home” series.

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July 10, 2020  |  Two Ciheb leaders discuss how they are carrying out the fight against infectious disease in Africa, and what lessons they have learned from past disease outbreaks that may help guide efforts at home.

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June 1, 2020  |  Inaugural grantees must adjust or delay their global health projects because of COVID-19.

January 27, 2020  |  UM School of Medicine experts discuss coronavirus, the risks and prevention measures.

November 20, 2019  |  Project Haifa students learn invaluable lessons in Israel and Baltimore

Recent CGE Events

In the fall of 2020, the Center for Global Engagement is hosting a Global Perspective Series on “Human Rights at Home.” This series brings together experts to discuss why the U.S. has taken a divergent route on human rights and how embracing the international human rights system could make a critical impact in addressing system racism and differential access to education and health care.