Ni Una Menos: The Activists behind the Global Movement against Gender ViolenceEvent Time: Wed, 03/29/2017 - 1:00pm
2017 MN Cuban Film FestivalEvent Time:
Aniceti Kitereza: A Tanzanian EpicEvent Time: Fri, 03/31/2017 - 12:00pm
Presented by Dr. Shoonie Hartwig, founder of Mwangaza Partnership of education, health, family and faith
Dr. Joseph Mbele, University...
Department of Spanish and Portuguese International Graduate Conference "Shifting Landscapes"Event Time:
The graduate students of the Department of Spanish and Portuguese annually host a conference in which graduate students from across the country and internationally gather to present and discuss...
Theory, activism and community building in the natural sciencesEvent Time: Fri, 04/07/2017 - 12:00pm
Presented by Siddharth Iyengar
Department of Ecology, Evolution and BehaviorAbstract: What does a liberatory, socially aware, historicised and humble teaching/learning of natural science look like? What is at stake in...
Institutions and Solidarity: Wild Rice Research and the Commodification of KnowledgeEvent Time: Fri, 04/14/2017 - 12:00pm
Presented by Melanie Bowman
Department of PhilosophyICGC Global Food Security Fellow Abstract: In this paper I express pessimism about the ability of universities and other knowledge-producing institutions to be in genuine...
Land, Gender, Colonial LegaciesEvent Time: Fri, 04/28/2017 - 12:00pm
Presented by Dr. Zakia Salime, professor of Sociology and Women's Studies at Rutgers University.
Her Book Between Feminism and Islam: Human Rights and Sharia Law in Morocco will be published by the University of...
Utopian World-making: Art, Social Justice and Communities of ColorEvent Time:
Art Exhibit: "Remembrance" Quarter Gallery, Regis Center for Art - East
April 25 - May 5, 2017
Opening Reception: April 28, 2017 - 7 to 9pm
Symposium: April 28 1-5pm & April 29 9am-5pm...
Development agronomy, land distribution, and peasant struggle in ColombiaEvent Time: Fri, 05/05/2017 - 12:00pm
Presented by Alexander Liebman, Department of Horticulture, University of Minnesota
Abstract: On November 30th, 2016, the Colombian government and FARC signed a peace agreement following months of deliberation after the Colombian...