Break this Down

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In this Break This Down, Hutchinson discusses the historical and cultural issues raised in cataloging and exhibiting America’s indigenous cultural treasures.

This year, Being Barnard, the College’s sexual violence education program, in collaboration with Columbia’s Sexual Violence Response (SVR), is hosting several events on campus throughout the month to help raise awareness among the community.

A discussion of discusses indigenous issues, political ecology, and Facebook’s role in Papua New Guinea.

In recognition of Mental Illness Awareness Week (October 7–13) and World Mental Health Day (October 10), a discussion on the meanings of the three ubiquitous letters.

A reflection on the importance of identity, coming out, and the meaning of “lavender culture” — in honor of Pride Month.