Academic Lectures 2011-2012

 

Archived Events

 

September 26, 2011
Winning the War on War
Joshua S. Goldstein, Ph.D., Professor at the School of International Service, American University
The Decline of Armed Conflict Worldwide
7 P.M.-8:30 P.M.
Pauling Hall 216
Sponsored by: International Studies Concentration

 
October 5, 2011
Can Law Ensure Social Justice for Latin Americans?
Daniel Sharp, Legal Director of the Central American Resource Center
6 P.M.-8 P.M.
Ikeda 4th Floor Grand Reading Room
Sponsored by: International Studies Concentration & Student Affairs

November 8, 2011
Truth Speaks: Spoken Word and Social Change

A lecture and poetry reading by Professor Derrick Gilbert
An Evening of Poetry with Professor Derrick Gilbert a.k.a. D-Knowledge
7 P.M.-9 P.M.
Black Box Theatre
Sponsored by: Social & Behavioral Sciences Concentration and The Writing Program

December 4, 2011
36 Years of Looking Forward: Technical and Aesthetic Evolution of a Unique New Art Form
A lecture/slide presentation by Professor Arie A. Galles
Presented in conjunction with Arie Galles's current art exhibition "Heartland II-Reflected Light Paintings: 1975-2011"
5 P.M.-6 P.M.
Founders Hall Art Gallery
Sponsored by: Creative Arts Program

December 5, 2011
Little Town of Bethlehem Film Screening              
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Pauling Hall 216
Sponsored by: International Studies Concentration and Student Affairs

February 16, 2012
Muslims in the People's Republic of China: Identification and Identity
Jonathan Lipman, Ph.D., Felicia Gressitt Bock Professor of Asian Studies, Mount Holyoke College
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Pauling Hall 216
Sponsored by: International Studies Concentration

March 29, 2012
Genocide, Cambodia & Criminal Accountability 
John Hall, Ph.D., J.D., Professor of Law, Chapman University School of Law
6:30 - 8:00 pm
Pauling Hall 216
Sponsored by: International Studies Concentration

April 5, 2012      
What Schools Can't Do
David F. Laboree, Professor of Education, Stanford University
5:00-6:00 pm
Pauling Hall 216               
Sponsored by: Academic Affairs  

April 9, 2012
Japanese-Typological and Geographical Perspectives
Shoichi Iwasaki, Ph.D., Professor in Department of Asian Languages & Cultures and Chair of Applied Linguistics, UCLA
5:30-6:30 pm
Ikeda Grand Reading Rm
Sponsored by:Language & Culture Program

April 11, 2012
A Changing Middle East
Tova Norlen, Ph.D. in International Relations and Conflict Management and adjunct professor in several colleges in Southern California, including SUA
6:00-7:30 pm
Student Center 401
Sponsored by: International Studies Concentration

April 17, 2012
An Evening of Poetry with Claudia Rankine
Claudia Rankine, Poet and Author
7:30-8:30 pm
Ikeda Grand Reading Rm
Sponsored by: The Writing Program

April 20, 2012
Integration of Self and Society in a Global World
Debashish Banerji, Ph.D., Professor of Indian Studies and Dean of Academic Affairs at the University of Philosophical Research, Los Angeles
4:30-6:30 pm
Gandhi Hall
Sponsored by: Core 2 Program

April 30, 2012
Poetry Reading in Honor of Adrienne Rich
SUA Faculty members Aneil Rallin, Darin Ciccotelli, Kristi Wilson, Ryan Caldwell
7:00-8:30pm
Gandhi Hall
Sponsored by: The Writing Program and Ikeda Library

May 7, 2012
Nest Me In Black Ink
Reading from Sonal Takako Malkani (Poet, Writer and Translator of Indian origin)
5:00-6:00 pm
The Writing Center
Sponsored by: The Writing Program