Events

Events

Global Spotlights

On Hip-Hop, Hong Kong, and Social Justice Education in the Asia-Pacific Rim

Feb 25, 2020
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Global VillageBenjamin “Benji” Chang, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Equity Education, UNC Greensboro
Adjunct Faculty, The Education University of Hong Kong

Please join us at 4:30 in the Faculty Center on Tuesday, February 25th for the Spring 2020 Global Spotlight Lecture. In this presentation, Dr. Chang will discuss his work on social justice education for the past 5 years in Greater China. Utilizing an approach informed by cultural studies, critical feminist theory, sociocultural learning, and community organising, he will present on some highlights of his efforts and collaborations with minoritized communities towards educational equity through capacities as a teacher, researcher, and hip-hop artist. In addition, intersectional connections will be made to the current protest movements in Hong Kong, as well as racial justice work with students, activists, and educators in the US.

Global Spotlight: "Nuclear Sensibility: How the Bomb Became Humanitarian and What it Means for Human Rights Now"

Nov 13, 2018
5:00 pm

Tues. Nov 13 at 5pm   “Nuclear Sensibility: How the Bomb Became Humanitarian and What it Means for Human Rights Now” with Danielle Bouchard

SOEB 118

Global Spotlight: "Immigration Law 101"

Oct 30, 2018
6:30 pm

Tues. Oct 30 at 6:30 pm – “Immigration Law 101” panel presentation

Bryan 105

Asian Autumn Festival

Sep 29, 2018
11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Global Spotlight: "The Uprising in Nicaragua: Violence, Hope, Action"

Sep 26, 2018
4:00 pm

Wed. Sept 26 at 4pm in Faculty Center – “The Uprising in Nicaragua: Violence, Hope, Action” panel presentation

Bargaining and Brinksmakship: The U.S. and North Korea in 2017

Nov 13, 2017
5:00 pm

With Dr. Linda Brady, Department of Political Science
Location: TBD

US and Russian Relations

US and Russian Relations

Oct 30, 2017
5:00 pm

With Dr. Bill Crowther, Department of Political Science
Location: Faculty Center