Social Justice Symposium

The new School of Liberal Education invites you to a Symposium on Social Justice, on Friday September 22 from noon to 5 pm in the Markin Hall Atrium. This event is intended to bring together faculty, staff, students and community members interested in any aspect of social justice, and will feature a keynote speaker at noon and then nine shorter talks throughout the afternoon, on a variety of topics.  

Schedule of Events




12:00 pm (Keynote)

Bryan Kolb, Neuroscience 

Brain Development: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

1:20 pm  


Harold Jansen, Political Science         

Education for Democracy

1:30 pm   

Paula Cardozo, Library                       

Libraries for Social Justice

1:40 pm   

Josephine Mills, Fine Arts/Art Gallery     

Art and Activism

2:20 pm       

Don McIntyre, Management:     


2:30 pm       

Jan Newberry, Anthropology     

Raising Spirit

2:40 pm       

Tom Johnston, Geography

Two Geographical Perspectives on Justice

3:20 pm      

Anne Dymond, Fine Arts          

U of L's Refugee Work

3:30 pm    

Maura Hanrahan, NAS

FNMI Issues in the Academy

3:40  pm     

Cheryl Currie, Health Sciences    

Understanding the Social in Epidemiology

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