Aronson Center 2020 Speaker Series

Please join the Aronson Center for International Studies for a Fall Speaker Series on Human Rights.  All events will be held via Zoom.  Check back for more information as it becomes available.

Thursday, September 17 @ 6:00pm – Policing and Human Rights from a Comparative Perspective.  Panelists will include:

  • Maria Theresa Sierra, Research Professor, Center for Research and Advanced Studies in Social Anthropology, Mexico City, Mexico
  • Michaela “Duchess” Brown, Executive Director and co-founder of Organizing Black
  • Richard Allen Hayes, Professor Emeritus of Political Science at University of Northern Iowa

This event is co-sponsored by the Johns Hopkins Center for Africana Studies and will be moderated by Professor Stuart Schrader, Department of Sociology, Johns Hopkins University

Zoom webinar link: https://zoom.us/j/99953299435

Saturday, October 10 @ 10:00am – Climate Refugees.  Panelists will include:

  • Dina Ionesco, Head of the Migration, Environment and Climate Change Division at the UN Migration Agency (IOM)
  • Andrew Baldwin, Associate Professor of Geography at Durham University, Durham, England
  • Saleemul Huq, Director of the International Centre for Climate Change and Development

This event will be moderated by Professor Naveeda Khan, Department of Anthropology, Johns Hopkins University