Each spring, the Human Rights Program and the Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies celebrate the tremendous work of students in human rights with the Inna Meiman Award and the Sullivan Ballou Award. Faculty and staff: Please help us recognize the work of students in Human Rights by nominating committed undergraduates for the below awards. Students: We encourage you to self-nominate or nominate a peer who has truly impressed you. Please note that all applications and nominations are due by Monday, April 21, 2014.(Continue Reading)April 16th, 2014
A series of events surrounding an art exhibition on labor and justice
Presented by The Human Rights Program, The Institute for Global Studies and The Department of Art
Art Exhibition: April 22nd - May 3rd
REGIS CENTER FOR ART QUARTER GALLERY
Public Forum on the Intersection of Art and Activism: April 23rd, 6 - 7 PM
REGIS CENTER FOR ART INFLUX
Public Reception: April 23rd, 7 - 9 PM
REGIS CENTER FOR ART ATRIUM
Historical Art Exhibition: April 1 - July 18
T.R. ANDERSON GALLERY, WILSON LIBRARY, 4TH FLOOR
The Global Studies Department at the University of Minnesota and the Iberian Studies Initiative for collaborative research present a conference that will illuminate and draw together the histories of Iberian colonialisms with the present realities of African immigration and cultural production. International scholars, poets and speakers will explore why contemporary poets are rallying to the Saharan cause.
Friday, April 5, 2014
Nolte Center 125
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
A related film screening and an educator workshop are also to take place April 4th and 5th. For more information, please view the complete event schedule here.(Continue Reading)March 26th, 2014