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Lulu Mickelson '14: Community Organizer

Lulu is the founder of the Barnard/Columbia Design for America Studio, a network of interdisciplinary student teams and community members using design for local and social impact.  

Quinn-Tessence

New York City Council Speaker visits Barnard addressing the needs of women--and New York 

Q2P

A film screening and discussion with Paromita Vohra
Monday, April 23, 2012
6 PM
Maison Francaise, Columbia University

Carceral Politics in Palestine and Beyond: Gender, Vulnerability, Prison

Panel Discussion with Judith Butler, Angela Davis, Mai Masri, and Lena Meari
Thursday, April 5, 2012
6 PM
1501 IAB, Columbia University

Seeing Like a Peacebuilder: An Ethnography of International Intervention

A lecture with Séverine Autesserre
Tuesday, November 15, 2011
12 PM
BCRW, 101 Barnard Hall

Séverine Autesserre examines the various cultures that shape peacebuilding in the field.

States of Exception: Children’s Human Rights and the Humanities

The Helen Pond McIntyre '48 lecture with Wendy Hesford
Monday, October 24, 2011
6:30 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

Wendy Hesford examines the rights and conditions of children living in varied states of political unrest and social exclusion.

 

Mesoamerican Biodiversity, Green Imperialism, and Indigenous Women’s Leadership in Defense of Territory

A conference cosponsored by the Barnard Center for Research on Women and New York University’s Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, Gender and Sexuality Studies, Latino Studies, and Dept of Social and Cultural Analysis
Wednesday, October 19, 2011
NYU Department of Social and Cultural Analysis, 20 Cooper Square, 4th Floor

Scholars from all over Mexico gather to explore how current struggles to protect territory and autonomy in the region and throughout the world are creating new forms of indigenous feminism.