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ICGC Brown Bag Series

ICGC offers a series of informal noon-time lecture-discussions called “Brown Bag Talks” where guests are invited to bring their lunches and eat during the sessions. Most of the presenters are ICGC Scholars and ICGC-affiliated faculty whose presentations focus on their current research projects. Visiting scholars and practitioners also make presentations in the talk series.

These events are open to the public. All ICGC Brown Bag Talks take place on Fridays from noon to 1:00 p.m. in room 537 Heller Hall, ICGC Commons Area (unless otherwise noted).


ICGC Brown Bag
Apr
30
2021

Lee Walters

Event Time: Fri, 04/30/2021 - 12:00pm
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Presented by Lee Walters, University of the Western Cape

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Abstract forthcoming

ICGC Brown Bag
Apr
23
2021

"The Social Reintegration of FARC Ex-combatants"

Event Time: Fri, 04/23/2021 - 12:00pm
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Presented by Michael Soto, Department of Sociology

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Abstract forthcoming

ICGC Brown Bag
Apr
16
2021

Phokeng Setai

Event Time: Fri, 04/16/2021 - 12:00pm
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Presented by Phokeng Setai, University of the Western Cape

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Abstract forthcoming

ICGC Brown Bag
Apr
02
2021

Frances Vavrus

Event Time: Fri, 04/02/2021 - 12:00pm
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Presented by Frances Vavrus, Department of Organizational Leadership, Policy and Development

Abstract forthcoming

ICGC Brown Bag
Mar
26
2021

Sam Longford

Event Time: Fri, 03/26/2021 - 12:00pm
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Presented by Sam Longford, University of the Western Cape

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Abstract forthcoming

ICGC Brown Bag
Mar
19
2021

Community Science in Urban Agroecology: exploring the roles of farms and gardens in urban socio-ecological systems

Event Time: Fri, 03/19/2021 - 12:00pm
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Presented by Jennifer Nicklay, Department of Soil, Water and Climate

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ICGC Brown Bag
Mar
12
2021

"You know what it means to be close to a power plant? Being close to trouble."

Event Time: Fri, 03/12/2021 - 12:00pm
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Presented by Ntombizodwa Mpofu, Department of History

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The introduction of electricity in South Africa led to the foundation coal mining towns like Witbank which...

ICGC Brown Bag
Mar
05
2021

Improving Access to Justice for Women Victims of Domestic Terrorism and Torture in Colombia: A Public Scholarship Research Project

Event Time: Fri, 03/05/2021 - 12:00pm

Presented by Greta Friedemann-Sánchez, Humphrey School of Public Affairs

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Colombia’s 1996 and 2008 legislation addressing domestic violence against women is comprehensive. Despite the...

ICGC Brown Bag
Feb
26
2021

"Honey bee health and industrial agriculture"

Event Time: Fri, 02/26/2021 - 12:00pm

Presented by Maggie Shanahan, Department of Entomology

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When honey bee researchers talk about honey bee health, we usually start by...

ICGC Brown Bag
Feb
19
2021

Finding hides in Kenya: from Chinese “value return” to African donkey slaughterhouses

Event Time: Fri, 02/19/2021 - 12:00pm

Presented by Wei Ye, Department of Anthropology 

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 E’jiao is a gelatin obtained by processing the dehaired skin of donkeys,...

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