social justice

social justice

New York Cares Volunteer Orientation

Friday, November 11, 2011
12PM to 1PM
Lehman Auditorium, Altschul 202

We Are New York Tabling Session

Wednesday, November 2, 2011
11AM to 2PM
Diana Center, Main Level (Lobby)

The Next Forty Years

In an anniversary year, BCRW focuses on feminism’s future

Kenneth Cole Community Engagement Forum

The Power of Community Engagement: Impact, Innovation, and the Individual
Friday, October 28, 2011
9:30am to 5pm
Miller Theatre, Columbia University

The Forum

A brand new way for Barnard women to speak their mind!
Wednesday, October 26th, 2011
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Diana Center, Student Dining Room

Come join us for the first ever chance to speak your piece on a variety of topics. All are welcome. Get there early to sign up; spaces are limited!

Ask the Author Live: Hisham Matar on Libya

Prof. Matar, Libyan author and member of Barnard's English faculty, answers questions on Libya through The New Yorker's "Ask the Author" webpage.

States of Exception: Children’s Human Rights and the Humanities

The Helen Pond McIntyre '48 lecture with Wendy Hesford
Monday, October 24, 2011
6:30 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

Wendy Hesford examines the rights and conditions of children living in varied states of political unrest and social exclusion.

 

Mesoamerican Biodiversity, Green Imperialism, and Indigenous Women’s Leadership in Defense of Territory

A conference cosponsored by the Barnard Center for Research on Women and New York University’s Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, Gender and Sexuality Studies, Latino Studies, and Dept of Social and Cultural Analysis
Wednesday, October 19, 2011
NYU Department of Social and Cultural Analysis, 20 Cooper Square, 4th Floor

Scholars from all over Mexico gather to explore how current struggles to protect territory and autonomy in the region and throughout the world are creating new forms of indigenous feminism.