The International Affairs Faculty Council will host the inaugural International Scholarship Symposium on Friday, February 27, 2015 from 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. in 130 Page Hall at the John Glenn School of Public Affairs.
This symposium will bring together the Ohio State community and other key partners who engage, or share interest, in international research. The schedule will include four interactive panels on multi-disciplinary international themes, and feature a poster session during lunch.
Barbara Piperata, associate professor in the Department of Anthropology, has been awarded a prestigious Fulbright Scholar Grant. Piperata will be affiliated with the University of São Paulo and the Federal University of Pará in Brazil, where she will teach and work on her research titled, “Tracking the Nutrition Transition in Rural Amazonia: a longitudinal and comparative approach” from September-December 2015.