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Events

September 17 - October 16, 2020

Monday, September 21

Art, Objects, Archives: Teaching Race, Violence and Health with Local Collections

Please join Co-Directors of the Sheehan Gallery Kynde Kiefel and Daniel Forbes, Exhibitions and Collections Manager of the Maxey Museum Libby Miller, and...

4 pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, September 24

Thesis Research Support with the Library

Join Emily Pearson, Instructional and Research Services Librarian, for an overview of how to use the library while you are writing your thesis, tools to help...

4 pm
Virtual Event

Monday, September 28

Tuesday, September 29

Thursday, October 1

Friday, October 2

Monday, October 5

Tuesday, October 6

Reclaiming a Sense of Common Humanity: An Ethical Vision of Classical Confucianism for Today's World

This talk will demonstrate how the moral sentiment of a common humanity should and can be reclaimed, or in the Confucian term, cultivated through engaging...

2:30 pm
Virtual Event
Reclaiming a Sense of Common Humanity: An Ethical Vision of Classical Confucianism for Today’s World

This talk will demonstrate how the moral sentiment of a common humanity should and can be reclaimed, or in the Confucian term, cultivated through engaging...

2:30 pm
Virtual Event
Trauma, adversity and the epigenome: Looking within and between generations in two African ancestry populations

Exposure to trauma is unfortunately quite common, with over 70% of adults reporting an experience of trauma globally. Despite the high prevalence of trauma,...

4 pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, October 7

Thursday, October 8

Monday, October 12

Slow Violence and Our Political Moment

When media interest, public policy, and electoral campaigns are shaped around perceived immediate need, how can we convert into image and narrative those...

4 pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, October 13

Genocide by Brain: International Law After Neuroscience

The United Nations Genocide Convention was first created in 1948 and established an official international legal definition of genocide. One component of the...

4 pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, October 14

Thursday, October 15

September 17 - October 16, 2020