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Sarah Baartman, Nicki Minaj, Beyonce & the Booty: Black Womanhood, Sexuality and Beauty in Pop Culture

02/14/2020

This panel discussion will feature Moya Bailey (as facilitator), Dr. Yndia Lorick-Wilmot (JDOAAI Scholar-in-Residence), Dr. Kinitra Brooks, Dr. Natasha Gordon-Chipembere, Dr. Janell Hobson, and Dr. Jaronda Miller-Bryant. The topic of discussion will be: “Sarah Baartman, Nicki Minaj, Beyonce & the Booty: Black Womanhood, Sexuality and Beauty in Pop Culture.” Friday, February 14th, 2020 3:00 – 3:30 PM…
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Douglass Day Transcribe-a-thon

02/12/2020

Please join us on Wednesday, February 12th at 12–1:30pm for Douglass Day, a transcribe-a-thon celebrating the life and birthday of Frederick Douglass. This event is co-hosted by the NULab and Digital Scholarship Group. This event connects with the national Douglass Day, an annual celebration organized, in part, by The Colored Conventions Project, with local events happening…
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Them and Us: The Impact of Power and Privilege on Chemistry Doctoral Students’ Ethical Decision Making about Authorship

02/10/2020

Dr. Patricia Mabrouk, will give a talk as part of the Faculty Works-in-Progress Colloquium Series. The talk will be called: Them and Us: The Impact of Power and Privilege on Chemistry Doctoral Students’ Ethical Decision Making about Authorship On Mondays, lunch and beverages will be provided. On Thursdays, light refreshments and beverages will be served….
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2020 Winter Gateway Speaker: Dr. Marc Lamont Hill

02/07/2020

Join a moderated conversation between award-winning author Dr. Marc Lamont Hill and NBC10Boston anchor Latoyia Edwards, as Dr. Hill discusses the challenges, controversies, and trends around building and sustaining political movements. Marc Lamont Hill is an activist, author, and journalist. He was formerly a political commentator for CNN. Doors open at 11 a.m., the discussion…
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4th Annual Multicultural Mixer: Keep the Dream Alive

01/24/2020

The Graduate Student of Color Collective is proud to present: The 4th Annual Multicultural Mixer: Keep The Dream Alive. This is the opportunity for our students, faculty, staff, and alumni of color to come together for a networking opportunity to foster and build relations with one another. As part of the Northeastern 2025 plan, it outlines…
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A Tribute to the Dream: A Celebration of the Life and Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

01/16/2020

Thursday, January 16, 2020 2–4 p.m. East Village, 17th floor Featuring “Civil Rights in the Age of Artificial Intelligence” A conversation between President Aoun and Patricia J. Williams, University Distinguished Professor of Law and Humanities, about the escalation of unconscious biases in algorithm-driven technologies   Performances by Nor’easters Tolu Faderin and Felisha Cabral A research spotlight featuring faculty and student work at the…
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Power to Heal

11/14/2019

POWER TO HEAL SCREENING The IHESJR along with the Social Sciences Environmental Health Research Institute and the Civil Rights Restorative Justice Project is sponsoring a viewing of the documentary, Power to Heal. This documentary is about the historic struggle to secure equal and adequate access to health care for all Americans. Central to the story is…
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