School of Social Science Events

The School of Social Sciences is proud to host a variety of lecture series and events each semester.

Lecture series are open to the public and free to attend.

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Who Will Ascribe Or Deny Humanity?

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Big Five Personality Dimensions that Predict the (De)Humanization of Stigmatized Outgroups

12:00-1:00PM
Stevenson Hall 2011
Professor Andres Martinez, Psychology - Brown Bag Series

Why? Explaining the Holocaust

Professor Peter Hayes

4:00-5:00PM
Ives Hall 101
Professor Emeritus Peter Hayes, Ph.D., Northwestern University
(Underwritten by Pearl & David Furman in memory of Murray & Ruth Mruvka and Gussie & Edward Furman)
Holocaust & Genocide Lecture Series

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

CONFESSIONS OF DEATH SQUAD HITMEN: CORRUPTION AND POLITICAL VIOLENCE IN THE PHILIPPINES

Napoleon Reyes

12:00-1:00PM
Stevenson Hall 2011
Professor Napoleon Reyes, Criminology and Criminal Justice - Brown Bag Series

THE SECOND GENERATION

Elaine Leeder

4:00-5:00PM
Ives Hall 101
Christyne Davidian, Sanders Feldhorn, Dennis Judd, John Kornfeld, Ph.D., Emeritus Professor, Sonoma State University; and Elaine Leeder, Ph.D., Emerita Professor, Sonoma State University
(Sylvia G. Sucher Memorial Lecture)
Holocaust & Genocide Lecture Series

Monday, April 8, 2019

OCCUPYING SPACES: QUEER THEORY, INDIGENEITY, AND SETTLER COLONIALISM

TJ Tallie

12:05-12:55PM
Ives Hall 101
TJ Tallie - Queer Studies Lecture Series

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

THE WIKIPEDIA GORGON: CHALLENGES OF TEACHING IN THE DIGITAL AGE

Kathleen Noonan

12:00-1:00PM
Stevenson Hall 2011
Professor Kathleen Noonan, History - Brown Bag Series

BECOMING EVIL

James Waller

4:00-5:00PM
Ives Hall 101
Professor James Waller, Ph.D., Cohen Endowed Chair of Holocaust and Genocide Studies, Keene State College
Holocaust & Genocide Lecture Series

Monday, April 15, 2019

PUNISHING DISEASE: HIV AND THE CRIMINALIZATION OF SICKNESS

Trevor Hoppe

12:05-12:55PM
Ives Hall 101
Trevor Hoppe - Queer Studies Lecture Series

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

GENOCIDE IN BOSNIA

Pirfan Mirza

4:00-5:00PM
Ives Hall 101
irfan Mirza, Voices of the Bosnian Genocide - Holocaust & Genocide Lecture Series

Monday, April 22, 2019

INTERSEX STORIES (NOT SURGERIES) - RESISTING INTERSEX PATHOLOGIZATION

Pidgen Pagonis

12:05-12:55PM
Ives Hall 101
Pidgen Pagonis - Queer Studies Lecture Series

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

REBEL SWELL: A HISTORY OF SOUTHERN SURFING (PHASE 2)

Steve Estes

12:00-1:00PM
Stevenson Hall 2011
Professor Steve Estes, History - Brown Bag Series

GENOCIDE IN SYRIA

David McCuan

4:00-5:00PM
Ives Hall 101
Professor David McCuan, Ph.D., Sonoma State University - Holocaust & Genocide Lecture Series

Monday, April 29, 2019

ADVENTURE AWAITS YOU IN HELL: COMING OUT IN THE 90'S & THE NEW QUEER RADICAL

Meliza Banales

12:05-12:55PM
Ives Hall 101
Meliza Banales - Queer Studies Lecture SeriesĀ 

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

DEPTH DREAMWORK FOR THE SKEPTICAL: BRIDGING SCIENCE AND INTROSPECTION

Mary Gomes

12:00-1:00PM
Stevenson Hall 2011
Professor Mary Gomes, Psychology - Brown Bag Series

THE DARFUR GENOCIDE AND EYEWITNESS TESTIMONY

Alexis Herr

4:00-5:00PM
Ives Hall 101
Alexis Herr, Ph.D., Associate Director, Jewish Family and Children's Services Holocaust Center of San Franciscoi
(Underwritten by Arline Thomas & Myrna Goodman in memory of Lilliam Judd)
Holocaust & Genocide Lecture Series

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

EVERY MINUTE SPENT: EXPLORING WORLD PROFESSIONAL PRODUCTIVITY AND ORGANIZING EXPERTS

Melinda Milligan

12:00-1:00PM
Stevenson Hall 2011
Professor Melinda Milligan, Sociology - Brown Bag Series

THE GENOCIDE AGAINST THE TUTSI IN RWANDA

Mathilde Mukantabana

4:00-5:00PM
Ives Hall 101
Her Excellency Mathilde Mukantabana, Rwandan Ambassador to the United States; Simon Mudahogora, Genocide Survivor; and Ndahiro Bazimya, Genocide Descendant
(Alexandre Kimenyl Memorial Lecture - Underwritten by Her Excellency Mathilde Mukantabana & Chiaya Rawlins)
Holocaust & Genocide Lecture Series