Lecture/Talk
February 2017 marks the 75th anniversary of President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s signing of Executive Order 9066, which authorized the forced removal and incarceration of 120,000 Americans of Japanese descent.

November 1, 2016
5:00 pm

Herter Hall, 601

Lisa Bowleg's talk “Ain’t I a Woman? and I am a Man: Intersectionality's Travels from Black Feminist Theory to HIV Prevention and Sexuality Research with Black Men,” gives an overview of intersectionality.

November 3, 2016
4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Campus Center, 904-908

The Department of Sociology is hosting the first interdisciplinary graduate student conference on ethnographic methodologies.

November 4—November 5, 2016

All Campus

The College of Information and Computer Sciences presents its Distinguished Lecturer Series featuring  Avi Wigderson.

November 4, 2016
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Computer Science Building, 151

David Jensen's talk “The  Larger Role of Computational Thinking in Public Policy Issues” will draw from his experience in Information and Computer Sciences.

November 7, 2016
12:15 pm-1:15 pm

Thompson Hall, 620

Humphrey Tonkin, University of Hartford, will offer a lecture and a new Special Collection of the UMass Library will be introduced: the Allan C. Boschen Esperanto Collection.

November 9, 2016
4:00 pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, 2601

Giovanna Dell'Orto will present as part of the Social Science Matters speaker series on Migration.

November 10, 2016
4:00 pm

Integrative Learning Center, Communication Hub, 3rd Floor

The College of Information and Computer Sciences presents its Distinguished Lecturer Series featuring Daniel Jackson.

November 10, 2016
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Computer Science Building, 151

A panel discussion with scholars, activists and lawyers on the history and current realities of the migrant detention regime.

November 10, 2016
4:30 pm

Goodell Hall, Bernie Dallas Room

The penitentiary system in early America exploited racist ideologies, gender norms, sexual desire, and antipathy towards the poor to justify its existence and expansion.

November 15, 2016
5:00 pm

Herter Hall, 601

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