February 24, 2010 — The man credited with overseeing the most successful elections in Bangladesh's history, Fakhruddin Ahmed, is undertaking a yearlong appointment at the University of Virginia as a distinguished visiting scholar.
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U.Va. International Programs Include Panamanian Ambassador's Speech, Discussion on U.S. and the Islamic World
February 12, 2010 — The evolution of democracy in Panama since the removal of military dictator Manuel Noriega will be the topic Wednesday when Panama's ambassador to the United States, Jaime Aleman, arrives on Grounds to continue the University of Virginia's Ambassador's Speaker's Forum.
January 13, 2010
January 13, 2010 — "Hello, I am here to save the world!"
January 04, 2010
January 4, 2010 — The United Nations special reporter on violence against women, Rashida Manjoo, will be in residence at the University of Virginia Jan. 25 through Feb. 16.
December 14, 2009
December 14, 2009 — The University of Virginia has launched its Asia Institute, which unites the activities of the Tibet, East and South Asia Centers and the Asian-Pacific-American Studies program.
December 03, 2009
December 3, 2009 — India's ambassador to the United States, Meera Shankar, told a University of Virginia audience on Wednesday evening that there will be "catastrophic consequences" if the United States does not ramp up its military presence in Afghanistan as President Obama pledged a night earlier.
November 23, 2009
November 23, 2009 — India's ambassador to the United States, Meera Shankar, will speak Dec. 2 at the University of Virginia, continuing the Ambassador's Speakers Forum.
November 19, 2009
November 19, 2009 — Semester at Sea is making its 100th voyage this fall and University of Virginia librarian and composer Fred O'Bryant has written a concert march to commemorate the occasion.
November 19, 2009
November 19, 2009 — Poland's former prime minister, Marek Belka, comes to the Dome Room of the University of Virginia's Rotunda Monday at 4 p.m. to discuss Europe's current economic climate.