The Knapp Social Science Center Faculty-Student Research Symposium
The symposium begins with a faculty panel featuring Nadya Hajj (Peace and Justice Studies), Rosanna Hertz (Women’s and Gender Studies), Casey Rothschild and Kartini Shastry (Economics), who will discuss their approaches to research. Panel discussions with past and current student participants in programs like the KFP and the SSSRP will highlight the fascinating work students can do with faculty, demystify the application process, and shed light on the benefits and challenges of research assistant work.
Light refreshments will be provided to the attendees between the faculty session and the student panels.
Apr 14, 4 PMThe Betsy Wood Knapp ’64 Lecture
Beverly Daniel Tatum, author of Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria?, and Megan Núñez discuss racial relations in the U.S. and how to facilitate conversations about race and inclusion among young people.Event Date:Tuesday, April 14, 2020 - 4:00pm
Mar 8, 7:30 PMVisions of Paradise: Tchaikovsky’s <em>String Quartet No. 2</em>
In the intimate setting of the musical salon, the group will explore the background and historical context of this masterpiece and trace its important musical ideas before performing the piece in its entirety.Event Date:Sunday, March 8, 2020 - 7:30pm
Feb 25, 7:30–10 PMShoshana Zuboff: The Age of Surveillance Capitalism
Shoshana Zuboff, professor emerita at Harvard Business School, discusses her recent book, The Age of Surveillance Capitalism, and how our economy, politics, and society are increasingly being shaped by digital technologies.Event Date:Tuesday, February 25, 2020 -7:30pm to 10:00pm
Feb 27, 4:30–6 PM
Mar 30, 4:30 PM