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Summer 2015 Field School for Undergraduate Students - Agroecology in Cuba with Dr. Erin Nelson (Applications due Jan 30th 2015).

Undergraduate Research Assistantship (URA) positions have now been posted - Apply by Feb 2!

Upcoming Seminar: Revolutionary organizations and gender: Women in the Maoist movement in India by Juhi Tyagi, Wednesday, Feb. 4 2015, 12:30-2, 621 MacKinnon

This year's Derry lecturer is Dr. Mick Jackson.  His lecture, entitled "How a dollar can change the world" will be on Monday, Feb. 23 2015, 6-7:30pm in War Memorial Hall.  See Derry Lecture details for more information.

Dr. Adam Sneyd, professor in the dept. of Political Science and Dr. Lauren Sneyd, who recently finished her doctorate in Geography-IDS, wrote a policy brief "Food security and emerging powers in Cameroon" that was the fourth most downloaded paper on the Eldis website this year!

IDS Guelph alumnus, Elizabeth Nadurille Santos, is developing Cafeedzin as a direct-trade option linking individual coffee growers in developing parts of the world, notably Central America, with customers in Canada and further afield.

IDS Master's student Asad Butt wrote a book review strongly critical of the work of renowned economist Jeffrey Sachs, as part of the course requirements for Dr. Adam Sneyd's POLS*6730 class. This piece has now been published in a leading Pakistani English language news weekly.

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