Events on the Hill — Week of March 5

MONDAY “University Open Forum: Alumnae Lounge Murals” Details: In conjunction with Tufts University Art Galleries, the Consortium of Studies in Race, Colonialism and Diaspora will be hosting a panel addressing representation in the murals in the Alumnae Lounge. Panelists will include Director of the Consortium of Studies in Race, Colonialism and Diaspora and Associate Professor of […]

Events on the Hill: Week of Feb. 6

MONDAY “Media and the 2016 Election” Details: David Rhodes, who has been president of CBS News since 2011, will return to the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy for a talk on the media in the 2016 election. Where and When: ASEAN Auditorium, 5:30 p.m. Sponsors: Edward R. Murrow Center for a Digital World, Fletcher School […]

Events on the Hill: Dec. 5

MONDAY “Feeding Illusions: Agribusiness, Family Farmers and the Future of Food” Details: Timothy Wise will be presenting his research from the past three years on farming policy and the well-being of farmers in Malawi, Tanzania, Mozambique, Zambia, India and Mexico. When and Where: 12:30 p.m.-1:45 p.m., Cabot Intercultural Center, Room 703 Sponsor: Global Development And Environment Institute “In the Wake: […]

Events on the Hill: Nov. 28, 2016

MONDAY “Liberal Arts Distribution Requirements: Your Thoughts!” Details: This is the first in a series of meetings to evaluate the liberal arts curriculum and make suggestions to change or improve it. Pizza will be served. When and Where: 12 p.m.-1 p.m., Alumnae Lounge Sponsor: Tufts Community Union Senate “The Magnitsky Case: What a Death in a Moscow Prison Means for […]

Events on the Hill this week: Nov. 14

MONDAY “Between the Headlines: Tufts Observer and sexual harassment, the election and related topics” Details: Faculty from the Department of Sociology will be holding a discussion on pertinent campus and national issues and where to go from here. When and Where: 12 p.m. to 1:15 p.m., Eaton Hall, Room 124 Sponsor: Department of Sociology TUESDAY “Global […]

Events on the Hill this week: Nov. 7

MONDAY “Dancing Against the Law: Critical Moves in Bangalore’s Queer Nightlife” Details: Kareem Khubchandani, assistant professor in the Department of Drama and Dance and a faculty member of Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies, will speak about LGBTQ rights and protest in India, focusing on the dance ban rather than on Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code, which criminalizes […]

Events on the Hill

TUESDAY “After the Oath: Policy Questions for a New President with Kelly Sims Gallagher and Michele L. Malvesti” Details: Adam Reilly, host of WGBH’s “The Scrum,” will moderate a discussion with Associate Professor Kelly Sims Gallagher and Professor of the Practice Michele L. Malvesti from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy about the major policy […]

Events on the Hill – Oct. 17

MONDAY A Year Like No Other: Politics & the Press in 2016 Details: Journalist David Gregory will be hosting a panel discussion on this year’s presidential election. Guests include NPR’s Asma Khalid, Mic! founder Jake Horowitz and New York Times reporter Patrick Healy (LA ’93). Registration required. When and Where: 7-8:30 p.m., Granoff Music Center, Distler Auditorium Sponsor: Jonathan Tisch […]

Events on the Hill

WEDNESDAY “Ellen Harvey Artist Talk” Details: Ellen Harvey, Brooklyn-based artist specializing in video, painting, performance and installation, will be giving a lecture on her work as part of the Visiting Artist Series. Where and When: School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Anderson Auditorium, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Sponsor: SMFA at Tufts THURSDAY “Sharing the Rough: Documentary Screening […]

Events on the Hill this week

MONDAY “It Won’t Stop Until We Talk” Details: Visions of Peace is hosting a discussion with The Parents Circle-Families Forum, an organization of families who have lost loved ones throughout the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Speakers will focus on how to work through grief by communicating with others who have shared the same experience. When and Where: 7 – 8:15 p.m., Goddard Chapel […]