Lecture/Talk
The Zube Lecture Series, named for former department head of Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning Ervin Zube, continues to enrich our community with the thoughts and works of local, national and international academic and professional leaders.

February 2—April 20, 2017, Thursdays 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
March 31, 2017 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
April 12, 2017 4:00 pm-5:00 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
February 9, March 2—March 22, Thursdays

Design Building, 170

In 23/7, legal scholar Keramet Reiter tells the history of an original "supermax," California's Pelican Bay State Prison, where extreme conditions sparked statewide hunger strikes in 2011 and 2013—the latter involving nearly 30,000 prisoners.

March 27, 2017
4:00 pm

Campus Center, 904-908

Suzana Maia, professor of anthropology and gender studies at the Federal University of Reconcavo da Bahia (UFBR), in Brazil, presents ‘Whiteness Among Brazilian Middle-Classes: Moral Discourse, Solipsism and Politics.’

March 27, 2017
4:00 pm

Thompson Hall, 519

The English Department is pleased to announce its 2017 Troy Lecture featuring playwright, actor and professor Anna Deavere Smith.

March 27, 2017
4:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

Do gender dynamics drive drive women away from science?  Does studying science put women on equal footing with men? What roadblocks do women scientists face in promotion in academia? Join us in discussing these and many other issues for women in science as we celebrate the release of Pathways, Potholes, and the Persistence of Women in Science: Reconsidering the Pipeline, written by 21 scholars and edited by faculty advisor to the chancellor for diversity and and inclusive excellence Enobong (Anna) Branch.

March 28, 2017
11:30 am-1:00 pm

Life Science Laboratories, S330

This presentation provides a critical foundation for learning and applying trauma-informed responses with people who have been sexually assaulted.

March 28, 2017
3:30 pm-5:00 pm

Campus Center, 165-169

The topic for this public lecture was selected in response to CNS faculty interest and will focus on effective strategies for all professionals on how to negotiate well.

March 29, 2017
10:30 am-12:00 pm

Campus Center Auditorium

SES faculty presenters include:

March 29, 2017
4:00 pm

Life Science Laboratories, S330/340

Jim Freeman of UMass Amherst will be presenting a Renaissance Wednesday Lecture titled “The Angel of Hadley.” 

March 29, 2017
4:00 pm

Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies

What does the anthropology of white supremacy have to say about the Global War on Terror? Junaid Rana will discuss the concepts of racial becoming and racial infrastructure as part of an ethnographic description of everyday life in a working class Pakistani neighborhood in New York.

March 29, 2017
4:30 pm

Goodell Hall, Bernie Dallas Room

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