Robyn Rodriguez, an associate professor in the department of Asian American Studies at UC Davis, presents research from her recent book, Migrants for Exports, where she examines why and how the Philippine government has become a "labor brokerage state" that supplies the world's labor markets with thousands of workers every day. Sponsored by the Forum on Migration.
Wendy Hui Kyong Chun, professor and chair of Modern Culture and Media at Brown University, explores the interplay of new media and privacy and the key ways that gender plays into negotiating media exposure. Sponsored by the Barnard Center for Research on Women.
Join the Athena Center for Leadership Studies for a Power Talk with John Gerzema, an Athena Center Fellow and best-selling author of The Athena Doctrine: How Women (And The Men Who Think Like Them) Will Rule the Future. LEARN MORE.
Julia Howe Ward Child Development Lecture with Kathy Hirsh-Pasek
Thursday, May 9, 2013
Event Oval, The Diana Center
Kathy Hirsh-Pasek, Lefkowitz Professor of Psychology and director of the Infant and Language Laboratory at Temple University, explores the relationship between play and learning, debunking the myth that they are incompatible.
Barnard professors Kaiama Glover and Maja Horn discuss the commonality and conflict between Haiti and the Dominican Republic—two nations that share over five centuries of interconnected history, and yet remain deeply divided.