Lecture/Talk
Dinner On Us parent-to-parent roundtable offers parents of young children the opportunity to learn more about themselves while acquiring new approaches to raising children.

September 12, 2016
5:30 pm-7:30 pm

Student Union

Five panelists from across the Five Colleges and the Pioneer Valley will discuss photography's relationship with the book.  

September 15, 2016
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, Lower Level

While the vast majority of incarcerated people in the US are men, the rate of growth for women's imprisonment has outpaced men by more than 50 percent between 1980 and 2014 and trans women have one of the highest rates of incarceration of any group.

September 20, 2016
5:30 pm

Campus Center, Cape Cod Lounge

 

September 21, 2016
4:30 pm

Institute for Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies

This event is also part of the the Basque Inaugural Symposium sponsored by the department of Anthropology. William Douglass founded the Basque studies program and has had a long career of both ethnographic and historical work tracing the demographic patterns, economic causes and lived experience of Basque migration across the world.

September 26, 2016
5:00 pm

Campus Center, Hadley Room

Anthropologist Caroline Brettell, an internationally recognized immigration expert, discusses how the technology boom affects immigration, trends of new immigration gateway cities such as Dallas, Atlanta and Minneapolis and the challenges of women immigrants. 

September 27, 2016
4:30 pm

Campus Center, 805

A lecture and book signing with Reginald Dwayne Betts. Betts is the author of “A Question of Freedom,” a PEN New England Award winner and a national spokesperson for the Campaign for Youth Justice. Feinberg Family Distinguished Lecture Series feature event.

September 28, 2016
7:00 pm

Campus Center, Cape Cod Lounge

Labor Econonomist from Harvard University, George Borjas, will discuss main arguments from his book “We Wanted Workers: Unraveling the Immigration Narrative” as part of a panel for the Social Science Matters speaker series on Migration.

September 29, 2016
5:00 pm

Goodell Hall, Bernie Dallas Room

Jay Lund, professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of California, Davis, presents “Drought and Global Change-Lessons from California.”

October 6, 2016
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Campus Center, Amherst Room

Dennis Childs is associate professor of African American Literature and an affiliate faculty member of the department of ethnic studies and critical gender studies at the University of California, San Diego.

October 13, 2016
4:00 pm-6:30 pm

Goodell Hall, Bernie Dallas Room

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