Co-Sponsored Events

The University Center for Human Values co-sponsors workshops and seminars throughout the academic year which engage ethical issues in both private and public life.

Social Criticism and Political Thought: Banu Bargu "Dying-in: Politics of Life, Theaters of Death"

Thu, Apr 26, 2018, 12:00 pm

ABSTRACT: One of the novel forms of nonviolent resistance to emerge since the 1980s, and which has gained an increased visibility in the last few y

Location: 301 Marx Hall

CFI Event: Against the Idea of a New Epoch: Who is the “Anthro” in the Anthropocene?

Early Modern Philosophy - Philosophy of the Mind Conference

Sat, Apr 28, 2018, 9:00 am to Sun, Apr 29, 2018, 5:00 pm

Cosponsored with the Department of Philosophy

Location: TBA

Migration and Human Values Series: "One Way Ticket": The Meanings of Migration in African American History and Life.

Mon, Apr 30, 2018, 4:30 pm

Wallace Best, Professor of Religion and African American Studies. Acting Director, Program in Gender and Sexuality Studies.

Location: 144 Louis A. Simpson International Building

Collaborations in Graduate School and Beyond

Thu, May 3, 2018, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm

A workshop on strategies for intellectual collaboration with Jill Jarvis (Yale), Luch McNair (CUNY), and Brahim El Guabli (Princeton), based on the

Location: Frist Campus Center, Seminar 206

The Intellectual Lives of Hugo Grotius: Texts, Contexts and Controversies Across the Disciplines

Fri, May 4, 2018 (All day) to Sun, May 6, 2018 (All day)

Drawing together scholars of philosophy, political theory, theology and literature, this conference aims to explore Grotius’ various projects and t

Location: 301 Marx Hall

Migration and Human Values Series: Liberty, Listening: "The New Colossus," and the Poetry of Immigration

Mon, May 7, 2018, 4:30 pm

Esther Schor, Leonard L. Milberg '53 Professor of American Jewish Studies. Professor of English and Acting Chair, Council of the Humanities

Location: A71 Louis A. Simpson International Building

Law, Religion, and Complicity

Tue, May 8, 2018 (All day)

This conference addresses the latest round of conflicts between law and religious conviction.

Location: Julis Romo Rabinowitz Building, Room 399

Love and Friendship in the Movies

Thu, May 10, 2018 (All day) to Fri, May 11, 2018 (All day)

For more information visit the event webpage.

Witnessing Professionals and Climate Change Workshop

Sat, May 12, 2018, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

To register for this event, please email Kim Girman, (Registration deadline: Ma

Location: Wallace Hall, Room 300