A three-day workshop—Sept 2: 5-8 pm; Sept 3: 5-8 pm; Sept 4: 5:30-7:30 pm
UMass Minutemen vs. University of Colorado Buffalos
"Letter to a Wound: The World We Live in Today," presented by Vijay Prashad
Professor Michael Ash (economics and public policy) will be among the faculty honored for Accomplishments in Research and Creative Activity.
"The Law of the Executive Branch: Presidential Power" presented by Dr. Louis Fisher, Scholar in Residence at the Constitution Project
The UMass Amherst Political Science Department invites you to join them in launching UMass Women into Leadership (UWiL), an initiative designed to support women through training and education in becoming the next generation of public leaders.
"Waging Democracy: The Politics and Process of Raising the Minimum Wage"
Thomas Piketty, author of Capital in the 21st Century and perhaps the first to document the 20th-century fall and rise and rise of The One Percent, will deliver the Gamble Lecture.
"On the Run: Fugitive Life in an American City," presented by Alice Goffman, Assistant Professor of Sociology, University of Wisconsin-Madison.