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Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Equity and Diversity Events and Workshops in Arts and Sciences

Calendar of A&S Spring Semester Equity and Diversity Events and Workshops

DateProgram or Event
     February 22, 2019                                                                         

Mind the Gap: Complaint as Diversity Work - A talk by Dr. Sara Ahmed (the Department of History and the Institute for Research on Women, Gender, and Sexuality in collaboration with the A&S Committee on Equity and Diversity). More information: https://history.columbia.edu

 7 pm, Maison Francaise, East Gallery, Buell Hall

         March 6, 2019

Meet the Committee on Equity and Diversity (CED) Town Hall for Junior Faculty Members All A&S junior faculty are invited to this discussion of CED objectives to address A&S equity & diversity issues that were highlighted in the 2017/18 PPC Equity Reports.  

Noon – 1 pm, Room 568, Lerner Hall

        March 26, 2019                                                      

Agents of Change: A Symposium in Honor of Professor Marcellus Blount - Join colleagues for a celebration of the life of renowned literary scholar Marcellus Blount. The Symposium is being organized by the A&S Committee on Equity and Diversity. 

– 4:30 pm, Faculty Room, Low Library 

        March 27, 2019   

Meet the Committee on Equity and Diversity (CED) Town Hall for All Faculty Members - All A&S faculty members are invited to this discussion of CED objectives to address A&S equity & diversity issues that were highlighted in the 2017/18 PPC Equity Reports.

Noon – 1 pm, Room 568, Lerner Hall

           April 3, 2019   

Day of Equity and Diversity Programming - Dialogues and workshops facilitated by Virginia Valian, Distinguished Professor of Psychology at Hunter College and the Graduate Center, City University of New York.

Schedule of time and location details to follow. 

           May 3, 2019  

Disrupting the Status Quo: Active Bystander Workshop for Faculty and Department Chairs - An interactive workshop hosted by the A&S Office for Faculty of Development & Diversity, university Ombuds Office and Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action (EOAA).

Noon – 2pm, Faculty Room, Low Library