March 23, 6 -8 pm "Race and Science Faculty Seminar" presented by Jennifer Terry, Associate Professor of Women's Studies, University of California, Irvine. FCWSRC, 83 College Street, Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley. | This event is part of the 2015 Race and Science series, presented by the Five College Feminist Science and Technology Studies Initiative and Five College Women's Studies Research Center
March 24, 5-7 pm, "Racialized Viruses/Militarized Biomedicine: Armed Interventions Made in the Name of Health," a public talk, presented by Jennifer Terry, Associate Professor of Women's Studies, University of California, Irvine. Franklin Patterson Hall, Hampshire College, Amherst. | This event is part of the 2015 Race and Science series, presented by the Five College Feminist Science and Technology Studies Initiative and Five College Women's Studies Research Center
March 27-28 (see below), "Re-imagining Latin@ Studies in Higher Education"
--March 27, 3pm | "Who is Latino Studies for? Minority Knowledge and Americanness" presented by distinguished guest Silvio Torres-Saillant (Professor of English, Syracuse University) in Herter 301
--March 28, 9am -11:30am | Latina/o Studies workshop with Professor Torres-Saillant for faculty and graduate students in Thompson 919. If interested please contact Gloria Bernabe-Ramos at firstname.lastname@example.org so that you can receive a PDF of the reading that will anchor the discussion.
April 2, 12 - 1 pm | Women of Color and Media (Mis) Representation" presented by Prof. Mari Castaneda, Communications Department, UMass, Amherst. Shirley Bu Bois Library (Room 203), New Africa House | This event is part of The Women of Color Leadership Network Brown Bag Lunch Series
April 6, 4:30 pm | Lecture: “Transnational Fight for the Rights for Undocumented Migrants, 1965-1986,” Ana Raquel Minian (Assistant Professor of History and Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity, Stanford University) | 2014-2015 Feinberg Family Distinguished Lecture Series
April 6, 4 pm | "Gender Matters"with Priyamvada Natarajan, Ph.D. Cosmologist, Theoretical Astrophysicist, Yale University, Campus Center Auditorium, UMass Amherst | This event is part of the College of Natural Sciences 2015 Spring Lecture Series, Women in Science Initiative
April 8, 11:30 -1pm | "Family and the Reproduction of Political Inequality" presented by professor, Laura Stoker which"explores the role of political socialization within the family in sustaining the persistent upper-class bias in who participates in American politics," will be located in the Integrative Learning Center, rm. N101
April 8, 5:30 -6:45 pm | "All Voices Matter: Real Talk about Diversity in Public Radio" presented by Professor, activist, and hip-hop artist Dr. Chenjerai Kumanyika | Integrative Learning Center room N151. See More: Kumanyika’s January 2015 article on Vocal Color in Public Radio produced for Transom.org.
April 14, 4:00 pm | "Valuing Intimacy: Does Money Corrupt?" presented by sociologist Viviana Zelizer from Princeton University in Campus Center Room 904-08.