Some are bestowed to us by nature; others are the product of cooperative human creativity. Does it seem that the internet is just a place to share cat videos and rant about politics? This lecture will cover the promises and pitfalls facing U. The foundation and the series have been established to support campus presentations by speakers on emerging ideas and to enhance faculty efforts to challenge students and the wider community to participate in dialogue around original, provocative, and sometimes controversial issues facing society. What if the internet could be a place to create social change? Cherry received his Ph.
Military families need to know that we who do not have loved ones serving are doing our best to understand and help those who do. He writes, speaks, and consults regularly on how new ideas in urban planning, economic development, tourism, sustainability, and the commons can improve our lives and communities. Sudden Flowers, his decade-long collaborative project in Addis Ab aba, Ethiopia, resulted in temporary street installations and a collective monograph. A more authentic approach to educational equity requires a careful look at educational systems and practices that deny low-income families opportunities that their wealthier peers take for granted. Eric Gottesman is an artist who makes images and social interventions that address themes of nationalism, migration, conflict, structural violence, colonialism and intimate relations. Giles will look at what happened to homosexuals in Nazi Germany and explore what we can learn from this history with regard to homophobia in our culture today. He was awarded the Sterling Prize for Controversy in
We must also consider the ethics and values behind our choices to find an appropriate moral compass for this work.
Based lectude entirely upon false stereotypes, this approach perpetuates the very inequities it seeks to eliminate. He currently serves as the Director of Operations for the Region Six Integrated Delivery Network IDNa Medicaid Waiver program aimed at building capacity and new models of care to integrate behavioral health, primary care and social services.
He found that the widely used herbicide Atrazine, a potent endocrine disrupter, caused abnormalities in the sexual development of frogs and toads, hindering their ability to reproduce.
His most recent book is titled Analytic Activism Oxford Press. On Tuesday September 26th at 7 p. The gap in opportunities for different races in America remains extreme. This work included early lectur to integrate substance use and mental health treatment, expanding access to quality medication-assisted recovery, building and supporting syringe services programs and community-based naloxone access across the US and overseas, primarily in the Russian Federation, India and Seris.
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February 19, 5: Pain, Misuse, and Abuse: Professor Shalom has written and spoken widely on U. A more authentic approach to educational equity requires a careful look at educational systems and practices that deny low-income families opportunities that their wealthier peers take for granted.
Throughout his career he has worked closely with people who use opioids and the programs that serve them. Most restaurant workers earn the bulk of their income through tips. He researches how experts and public stakeholders communicate about risk and uncertainty as part of science-policy decision making. Children 6 years old and under are most at risk because their bodies are growing quickly.
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Cherry has published articles on topics including lead emissions from solar photovoltaic energy systems in China and India, subway station design and the lessons learned from case studies of contemporary terrorism incidents, planning for the Bay area regional express bus service, systems level approaches to sustainable urban arterial revitalization, the development of duration models to determine rolling fleet size, designing map based transit itinerary planners and analyzing freeway improvements for express bus service.
Founded inthe organization works with advocates and policymakers around the country in pursuit of four overarching goals: From to Sarah Lecturee was held as a political hostage by the Iranian government, captured with her two friends while hiking in semi-autonomous Iraqi Kurdistan and imprisoned—without due process or any evidence shown against her—for days of solitary, incommunicado lecturee.
Their only way in: He has been a member of that organization sinceserved as National Director of their student-run arm inand served on their national Board of Directors from He posts many of his recent speeches on his website, brucekalexander.
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Kerry is a founding member of the New Hampshire Harm Reduction Coalition that has established a syringe service program srries support people who use drugs in the Seacoast area. He writes, speaks, and consults regularly on how new ideas in urban planning, economic development, tourism, sustainability, and the commons can improve our lives and communities. Who should decide how the commons is used?
He publishes and presents in education-focused forums on topics ranging from whiteness and racism studies to multicultural curriculum transformation. Founded inthe organization works with advocates and policymakers around the country in pursuit of four overarching goals:.
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Since her ordeal, Sarah has gone on to co-author a memoir, A Sliver of Light: Center for the Humanities. I have listened to those stories with the ear of a philosopher and psychoanalyst, lecrure also with the ear of a daughter, who always felt that she needed to understand more about what her father went through.
Does it seem that the internet is just a place to share cat videos and rant about politics?
He was awarded the Sterling Prize for Controversy in Anyone can use the commons, seriea long as there is enough left for everyone else.