Fall 2019-2020 Events

Gloria E. Anzaldúa Colloquium Featuring Dr. Bernadette Marie Calafell

Dr. Bernadette Marie Calafell

October 9 at 1 p.m.
ATC Auditorium, room 168

Dr. Calafell is a full professor and inaugural Chair in the Department of Critical Race and Ethnic Studies at Gonzaga University. She is the author of Latina/o Communication Studies Theorizing Performance and Monstrosity, Performance, and Race in Contemporary Culture, and co-editor of Latina/o Discourse in Vernacular Spaces: Somos de Una Voz?

See more about our Feminist Colloquia programs.

 

STEMulating Diversity Praxis with Guest Faculty Dr. Brian A. Burt

October 30 at 3 p.m.
Calkins Science Center Auditorium

Dr. Brian BurtDr. Burt, a native of Grand Rapids, is Assistant Professor of Higher Education, Educational Leadership & Policy Analysis Education at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and a Research Scientist for Wisconsin's Equity & Inclusion Laboratory.  Cited as an Emerging Scholar by Diverse Issues in Higher Education, Brian is a National Academy of Education Spencer Postdoctoral Fellow, and National Science Foundation Early CAREER Award recipient. Dr. Burt examines the experiences of underrepresented students of color in engineering. The goal of his research is to understand what factors promote or turn students away from science pathways.

See more about our STEMulating Diversity program.

 

Diversity Lecture (Pop-Up) Series with Jordan Daniel

Jordan DanielNovember 12 at 3 p.m.
Wisner-Bottrall Applied Technology Center Auditorium

Jordan Daniel is a citizen of the Kul Wicasa Oyate (Lower Brule Sioux Tribe) as well as a passionate and devoted advocate for Indian Country. Currently, Jordan uses her running platform of 21 years to help raise awareness of missing and murdered indigenous women and girls (#MMIWG) by dedicating the miles she runs to a missing or murdered Indigenous person.