Past Events

Oct
27
Gender and the Child: A Roundtable on Queer Method
Thursday, October 27, 2016 -
4:30pm to 6:00pm
501 Cathedral of Learning

Professors Tey Meadow, Julian Gill-Peterson, and Amanda Chapman will discuss methodolgies for studying the child, including the transgender child. 

Oct
27
Being a Gender: The Transgender Child and Changes in the Self
Thursday, October 27, 2016 -
8:00pm to 9:30pm
501 Cathedral of Learning

A lecture by Professor Tey Meadow of Columbia University on understanding the proliferation of gender categories in recent years, and what it tells us about what it means to “be” a gender today.

Oct
27
From Other to Us
Thursday, October 27, 2016 -
10:00pm to 11:30pm
Kelly Strayhorn Theater, 5941 Penn Ave.

This community forum will explore national trends in immigrant integration and discuss the good work that’s being done locally to support our immigrant communities, featuring keynote speaker Felicia Escobar, Special Assistant to President Obama for Immigration Policy. Free for students using promo code FOTU.

Oct
28
African American Student Experience: Perceptions and Reflections
Friday, October 28, 2016 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
David Lawrence, Room 232

Assistant Professor James Huguley will facilitate this unique session with a panel of students. Open to all faculty and Teaching Assistants.

Nov
02
Global Issues through Literature: Multicultural Societies - "The Beautiful Things That Heaven Bears"
Wednesday, November 2, 2016 - 9:00pm to Thursday, November 3, 2016 - 12:00am
4130 Wesley W. Posvar Hall

Professor Gayle Rogers will lead a discussion on Dinaw Mengestu's debut novel which tells the story of an Ethiopian refugee living in Washington, D.C., and explores issues of racial, cultural, and national identities.

Nov
03
Diversity Career Conference & Fair
Thursday, November 3, 2016 -
1:00pm to 5:00pm
William Pitt Union - Multiple Locations

This career conference and fair is designed to help students prepare to navigate the complexities of a diverse workplace, as well as understand how to overcome barriers to employment. 

Nov
03
Unjust Sex vs. Rape: A Feminist Analysis of the Heteronormative Sexual Continuum
Thursday, November 3, 2016 -
1:30pm to 2:45pm
501 Cathedral of Learning

Dr. Ann J. Cahill, professor of philosophy at Elon University will address what she calls the problem of the “heteronormative sexual continuum”: how sexual assault and hegemonic heterosex are conceptually and politically related. 

Nov
03
Gamaliel Churata: Envisioning the Circulation of Andean Epistemologies in the Age of Globalization
Thursday, November 3, 2016 - 1:30pm to Friday, November 4, 2016 - 12:30am
Humanities Center, 602 Cathedral of Learning

An international symposium about the works of the Andean philosopher Gamaliel Churata, day one.

Nov
04
Gamaliel Churata: Envisioning the Circulation of Andean Epistemologies in the Age of Globalization
Friday, November 4, 2016 -
12:00pm to 11:00pm
Humanities Center, 602 Cathedral of Learning

An international symposium about the works of the Andean philosopher Gamaliel Churata, day two. 

Nov
04
2016 Diversity Student Weekend: Day 1
Friday, November 4, 2016 - 1:00pm to Saturday, November 5, 2016 - 12:00am
Mervis Hall; Various Locations

This two-day Diversity Weekend focuses on full time MBA opportunities for prospective women, the LGBTQIA community, under-represented racial/ethnic groups (specifically, African American, Hispanic/Latino, and Native American students) as well as current or former military students. All prospective and current Katz students are encouraged to attend to learn about our various programs and interact with staff, alumni, and community partners. 

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