Other Past Events

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Past Events

Previous major events initiated by the Center include:

Conclusion of the Sorensen Fellowship (12/17)

2017 Gittler Prize Lecture: Kimberlé Williams Crenshaw (10/23/17)

Richman Distinguished Fellowship in Public Life Lecture: Rev. Jeffrey L. Brown (3/22/17)

'Deis Impact! 2017 (1/26/17 - 2/5/17)

Richman Distinguished Fellowship in Public Life Lecture: Theaster Gates (3/23/16)

2015-2016 Gittler Prize Lecture: Martha Minow (2/25/16 - 2/26/16)

'Deis Impact! 2016 (1/28/16 - 2/7/16)

Richman Distinguished Fellowship in Public Life Lecture: Julian Bond (3/31/15)

The Responsibility to Protect at 10: The Challenge of Protecting the World's Most Vulnerable Populations (3/8/15 - 3/9-15)

'Deis Impact! 2015 (1/30/15 - 2/9/15)

2014 Gittler Prize Lecture: Rev. Gustavo Gutiérrez (10/5/14)

Inaugural Richman Distinguished Fellowship in Public Life Lecture: Angela Glover Blackwell (3/25/14)

'Deis Impact! 2014 (2/1/14 - 2/10/14)

2013 Gittler Prize Lecture: Patricia Hill Collins (10/29/13)

Bahrain/Brandeis: Ulafa'a Reconciliation Art Project Recasting Reconciliation through Culture and Arts (4/14/13 - 4/20/13)

Brazil's Balancing Act: Reconciling the Demands of Economic Development, Environmental Protection and Indigenous Rights
 (3/5/13)

'Deis Impact! 2013 (2/1/13 - 2/11/13)

Prince Zeid Ra'ad Zeid Al-Hussein at Brandeis (1/30)

Social Justice and the University: Perspectives from the U.S. and Abroad (3/13/12)

'DEIS Impact! 2012 (2/5/12 - 2/10/12)

Just Performance: Enacting Justice in the Wake of Violence (12/1/11 - 12/2/11)

Peacebuilding and the Arts Weekend Intensive: Community Cultural Development (10/21/11 - 10/23/11)

Village by Village, Barrio por Barrio: Integrated Development in Nicaragua (9/19/11 - 9/22/11)

9/11: How It Has Changed Our Thinking (9/7/11)

Peacebuilding and the Arts Weekend Intensive: Core Concepts and Principles (4/1/11 - 4/3/11)

Religion and the Quest to Contain Violence (3/14/11)

Year Abroad, Queer Abroad (10/5/10)

Acting Together on the World Stage Film Launch (9/23/10)

The Green Canvas: The Artist as Environmental Activist (2/8/10 - 2/11/10)

10 Years of Innovative Approaches to Global Coexistence and Justice (7/07 - 5/08)