Gail Y. Hilyard presents “Trust Relieves Math Anxiety: A Study of Community College Mathematics Instructors.”  This talk will highlight qualitative research about trust in the classrooms at all 15 community college in Massachusetts.

April 18, 2017
4:00 pm

Hasbrouck Hall, 138

The choice to pursue a given professional path may feel free but is often constrained by subtle social cues about who does and doesn’t “belong there.” This lecture will show how such constraints can be lifted to allow students real freedom to pursue any academic and professional path, especially ones where their group is underrepresented.

April 19, 2017
4:00 pm

Goodell Hall, Bernie Dallas Room

Susan Martin, Donald G. Herzberg Professor Emerita of International Migration, Georgetown University, will put the actions of the Trump Administration and announced plans into historical perspective using the framework she used in her book “A Nation of Immigrants.” 

April 25, 2017
4:00 pm

Goodell Hall, Bernie Dallas Room

The School of Public Policy (SPP) will continue its Spring 2017 Faculty Colloquium series with a talk by Doug Rice, assistant professor of legal studies.

May 1, 2017
12:15 pm-1:15 pm

Thompson Hall, 620