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July 2019

Free

Global Conversations: State of the State Department and Diplomacy

July 17 @ 6:00 pm CDT
Hennepin County Library – Minneapolis Central, 300 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis, MN 55401 United States

During the Trump administration, the usual ways of conducting diplomacy have been upended. Many positions in the U.S. Department of State have never been filled, and meetings with foreign leaders such as Kim Jong-un and Vladimir Putin have been undertaken with little advance planning. Join us for a discussion with Tom...

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$40 – $50

Culture Through Cuisine: Ethiopia

July 22 @ 6:00 pm CDT
Dilla’s Ethiopian Restaurant, 1813 Riverside Ave. N
Minneapolis, MN 55454

The Twin Cities is home to one of the largest Ethiopian diaspora populations in the United States, including a large number of ethnic Oromo people. And, the Minneapolis-St. Paul area has a correspondingly delicious and vibrant dining scene, such as Dilla's Ethiopian Restaurant. Positioned as a stop along ancient trade...

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$10 – $15

Young Professionals Networking

July 29 @ 6:00 pm CDT
Surly Brewing Co., 520 Malcolm Ave. SE
Minneapolis, 55414

Enjoy a pint and connect with others interested in foreign policy, international travel, and global development and business, at our summer young professional networking event at Surly Brewing Company. The evening will include a short presentation by Somali-American entrepreneur Mohamed Malim and his work creating Epimonia and Dream Refugee, time...

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August 2019

Free

Global Conversations: Challenges and Change in Latin America

August 21 @ 6:00 pm CDT
Hennepin County Library – Minneapolis Central, 300 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis, MN 55401 United States

Countries across Latin America continue to gain global importance as they explore economic and trade opportunities, invest in oil and gas production, and seek out new international partnerships. Yet, in recent years, relations between the U.S. and Latin America have grown more turbulent, especially in the wake of President Trump’s...

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