A film and discussion to build collective action in support of science, scholarship and social justice and to prepare for the April 22 March for Science event.
February 27, 2017
Integrative Learning Center, S211
Allyson Hobbs presents her talk titled "Far From Sanctuary: African American Travel and the Road to Civil Rights." This talk argues that the national fraternity of American motorists excluded African Americans during the early to mid-twentieth century despite the ostensibly democratic nature of the “open road.”
March 21, 2017
Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge
Professor Christian Appy of the Department of History will present his talk, “The Atomic Origins of America’s National Security State: How Nuclear Weapons Produced an Imperial Presidency and Degraded Democracy.”