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
Feb 4–Feb 6, Feb 9, Feb 11, Feb 13The Spanish and Portuguese Film Festival
This film festival focuses on themes of memory, political violence, race, gender, sexuality, immigration, and democracy. All films are in Spanish, Portuguese, and/or indigenous languages, with English subtitles.Event Date:Tuesday, February 4, 2020 (All day) to Thursday, February 6, 2020 (All day)Event Date:Sunday, February 9, 2020 (All day)Event Date:Tuesday, February 11, 2020 (All day)Event Date:Thursday, February 13, 2020 (All day)
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
Apr 1, 4:30 PM
Feb 27, 4:30–6 PM