Feb 22, 2014 | 10:00AM

Locations of Learning: Transnational Feminist Practices

the scholar & feminist conference

REGISTER DESCRIPTION SHARE YOUR THOUGHTS PROGRAM VIDEOS & MORE Tweets about "#sflocations" Description REGISTER for Locations of Learning: Transnational Feminist Practices. Keynote address by Inderpal Grewal and Caren Kaplan. Speakers include Mahboubeh Abbasgholizadeh, Attiya Ahmad, Toby Beauchamp, Abigail Boggs, Tina Campt, Chris Cynn, Nadia Fadil, Abosede George, Harjant Gill, Magdalena Grabowska, Laura Hale, Maja Horn, Neetu Khanna, Tate LeFevre, Lydia Liu, Tamura … Read more

Feb 11, 2014 | 12:00PM
101 Barnard Hall

Strengthening Empirical Reasoning Across the Curriculum
Heather Van Volkinburg

lunchtime lecture

Discussion about the need
 for stronger STEM (science, technology, engineering, 
and mathematics) education, especially for women and
 girls, abounds in the media, classrooms, and centers of policy across America. In a society focused on big data, how can women’s colleges ensure that students have the skills they will need in an evolving landscape that increasingly relies on empirical approaches? As Barnard reviews its curriculum and initiatives in online and on-campus learning, Heather Van … Read more

Feb 8, 2014 | 11:00AM
Eisner & Lubin Auditorium, NYU Kimmel Center
60 Washington Sq. South

Remembering José Esteban Muñoz


Please join Tisch School of the Arts and the NYU Department of Performance Studies in remembering the life and work of José Esteban Muñoz. Memorial begins at 11 am. Reception to follow from 1 pm - 2 pm in Kimmel Center Rooms 405 and 406. Please RSVP on the Facebook event page. Co-sponsored by the NYU Tisch School of the Arts; Department of Performance Studies; Center for the Study of Gender & Sexuality; Department of Social & Cultural Analysis; Program in Gender & Sexuality Studies; … Read more

Feb 7, 2014 | 4:00PM
Online at bcrw.barnard.edu

No One is Disposable: Everyday Practices of Prison Abolition
Reina Gossett and Dean Spade '97

online event

REGISTER EVENT INFORMATION VIDEOS QUESTIONS RESOURCES Event Informaton In a series of four short online videos produced by BCRW, activists Reina Gossett and Dean Spade discuss prison abolition as a political framework, exploring why this is a top issue for those committed to supporting trans and gender-nonconforming people. These videos look at how to build societies where the process of creating justice is as important as the end—communities where no one is exiled. Watch the videos here. … Read more