'DEIS Impact! Events by Category

Friday February 1 - Monday February 11, 2013

The International Center for Ethics, Justice and Public Life and the Student Union presents Brandeis University's second annual weeklong "festival of social justice." Students, professors, clubs, and academic departments have planned dozens of events throughout the week, featuring talks, artmaking workshops, performances, exhibits, and discussions.

All events are free and open to the public. Tickets required for the keynote address. For up-to-the-minute information oabout the week's events, visit go.brandeis.edu/DEISimpact.

Arts, Exhibits, & ScreeningsBusiness, Ethics, LaborCareers and Volunteer Opportunities in Social JusticeFaith and Social JusticeSociety, Culture, GenderStudents in Action

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'DEIS Impact! events by topical category (click topic to view list)

Arts, Exhibits, & Screenings

ANITA film screening
Friday, February 8 at 7 pm
Sponsored by Lurie Institute and Starr Center

Build a Visual Definiton of Social Justice
Wednesday, February 6 and Friday, February 8 from 3 - 6 pm

Gulag Nation: North Korea and Crimes Against Humanity
Thursday, February 7 at 12 pm
Sponsored by Student Union SJC

In the Heart of America
Thursday, February 7 to Sunday, February 10
Produced by the Brandeis Theater Company 

Inventory: The Artist as Advocate for Social Justice
Monday, February 4 from 4 - 6 pm
Sponsored by WSRC

One Brick at a Time
Saturday, February 2 to Friday, February 8 from 9 am - 5 pm
Sponsored by PAC and SER

Peacemaking Beats talk and drum circle
Sunday, February 10 at 7 pm
Sponsored by Brandeis Beats

Playing for Change: Playback in Action
Wednesday, February 6 from 9 am to 12 pm
Sponsored by THA

Social Justice Around Us
Friday, February 1 to Friday, February 8
Sponsored by Student Union SJC

Social Justice Show & Tell: A Special Exhibit of Rare and Archival Material
Tuesday, February 5 from 11 am - 5 pm
Sponsored by ASC

STAND Up Against Genocide!
Tuesday, February 5 at 4-6 pm
Sponsored by STAND at Brandeis

When Rebellion Becomes Revolution
Friday, February 8 at 8 pm; Saturday, February 9 at 8 pm; and Sunday, February 10 at 3pm
Sponsored by AMST, FPTC

Business, Ethics, Labor

Connecting With Workers: Hear the Stories of Brandeis Employees
Monday, February 11 at 12 pm
Sponsored by BLC

Ethics in Accounting and Business
Thursday, February 7 at 3:30 - 4:50 pm OR 5 to 6:30 pm
Sponsored by IBS

How Corporations Promote Social Justice
Monday, February 4 at 7 pm
Sponsored by Investment Club and BLCU

Careers and Volunteer Opportunities in Social Justice

Brandeis Blood Drive
Tuesday, February 5 to Thursday, February 7 from 11 am - 5 pm
Sponsored by Waltham Group

Fund your Social Justice Summer Internship
Friday, February 8 at 12 pm
Sponsored by Hiatt

SoJust Leadership Forum
Monday, February 11 at 6 pm
Sponsored by Hiatt

Value of Volunteering
Thursday, February 7 at 5:30 pm
Sponsored by Waltham Group

Who is your Social Justice Hero?
Friday, February 1 at 12 pm
Sponsored by Department of Community Service

Faith and Social Justice

Four Chaplains on Pluralism and Interfaith Cooperation
Wednesday, February 6 at 12:30 pm
Sponsored by Interfaith Chaplaincy

Justice, Empowerment, and Creative Midrash
Monday, February 4 at 7 pm
Sponsored by OHSP

Social Justice from an Islamic Perspective
Friday, February 8 at 12:50 pm
Sponsored by Interfaith Chaplaincy

Society, Culture, Gender

Gendered Violence is EVERYONE'S Problem
Thursday, February 7 at 12 pm
Sponsored by Heller GWG

Handling Value-Based Conflicts: A Workshop on Conflict Resolution
Monday, February 4 at 12 pm

Life After Death Row
Tuesday, February 5 at 7 pm
Sponsored by Schuster Institute

One Brick at a Time: A Conversation on Education
Wednesday, February 6 at 4 pm
Sponsored by PAC and SER

Overheard at Brandeis
Postponed 
Sponsored by Student Union Diversity Committee

Progress and Future of the LGBT Movement
Thursday, February 7 at 7 pm
Sponsored by QPA

Queerologues
Tuesday, Friday 5 at 7 pm
Sponsored by QRC

Social Justice: An Intergenerational Conversation
Tuesday, February 5 at 2 pm
Sponsored by BOLLI

Students in Action

Climate Change Shantytown: Take Refuge
Friday, February 1 to Monday, February 11
Sponsored by SEA

Giving the World a Vision at an Affordable Cost: Unit for Sight
Tuesday, February 5 at 4 pm

Graduate Doers Club
Monday, February 11 at 4 pm
Sponsored by GSA

Should Affirmative Action Be Used in University Admissions?
Thursday, February 7 at 8 pm
Sponsored by BADASS

Telling Your Story to Inspire Action
Sunday, February 3 at 4 pm
Sponsored by PP1

Using Social Media for Social Justice: Ordinary People Can do Extraordinary Things
Saturday, February 2 at 4 pm
Sponsored by Jubilee Project and BAASA

When Harry Met Louie: How Harry Potter Inspired a Brandeis Student
Monday, February 11 at 9 pm
Sponsored by Harry Potter Alliance