Events Calendar

Working with Social Movements: Lessons from the Front Lines

Event Dates: 
Fri 27th, February 2009
Event Time: 
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: 
Thompson Hall Room 620

The Public Engagement Project held a panel discussion for faculty on the challenges and rewards of working with social movements.

 

Featured speakers:

Sonia Alvarez, Professor of Political Science, Director of the Center for Latin American Studies, and holder of the Leonard J. Horwitz Professorship in Latin American Politics and Studies, UMass Amherst.

Stephanie Luce, Associate Professor and Acting Chair of the Labor Center, UMass Amherst.

Amilcar Shabbazz, Professor and Chair of the W.E.B. Du Bois Department of Afro-American Studies, UMass Amherst.

M. V. Lee Badgett, Professor of Economics, Director of the Center for Public Policy and Administration, UMass Amherst, and Research Director at the Williams Institute for Sexual Orientation Law and Public Policy, UCLA.