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WorldView Good Reads: Off the Press for January 2020

Published: January 20, 2020

Here are good reads from around the globe that have caught our attention during the month of January.

History through Language

By Melanie Krob, Ph.D. | Published: January 13, 2020

Dr. Krob with global studies student

​History is about people, and language allows us to forge connections to people both across cultures and across time. This week, Dr. Melanie Krob discusses the synergy between the study of language and the study of history.

Welcome to 2020!

Published: January 8, 2020

​Welcome to the New Year of the WorldView Blog!

Reflecting on the Past Year: 2019

By The Concordia Language Villages Group Directors | Published: December 16, 2019

As we look back on 2019, the Concordia Language Villages group directors recall the WorldView blog posts that have left a lasting impression.

For Every Child, a Childhood

By Tove I. Dahl | Published: December 10, 2019

What does it mean for someone to not have a name? Skogfjorden dean Tove Dahl discusses the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child, and why the right to a name is so crucial for every child in the world.

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