St. Michael's College

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Visit Saint Michael's College web site for information on events at the College. www.smcvt.edu

Programs in this Series

Format: 2019-08-25
Format: 2019-08-25
St. Michael's College Panel: 9/11 Plus 10 - What Have We Learned? - 09/12/2011
Panelists: Christopher Hedges, foreign correspondent for 20 years at The New York Times, Pulitzer Prize winner for NYT coverage of Global terrorism, author of American Fascists, and War is a Force That Gives us Meaning; Dr. Maryann Cusimano Love,...
Robert Whitaker - Anatomy of an Epidemic: History, Science and the Long-Term Effects of Psychiatric Medications - 04/07/2011
Saint Michael's College presents award-winning science writer Robert Whitaker speaking on “Anatomy of an Epidemic: History, Science and the Long-Term Effects of Psychiatric Medications”. Whitaker won the George Polk Award for Medical...
The Lilly Ledbetter Story: Ensuring that Women are Paid Fairly - 03/09/2011
After a prolonged fight against gender pay discrimination at her job at Goodyear Tire & Rubber in Gadsden, Alabama, Lilly Ledbetter succeeded in getting the Supreme Court ruling against her overturned. The effect of the Court’s holding was...
Dr. Vandana Shiva, Environmental Activist - 10/19/2010
St. Michael's College program sponsored by Edmundite Center for Peace and Justice. Dr. Shiva is a physicist, philosopher, and environmental and human rights activist.  An articulate spokesperson of counter-development in favor of people-...
Chiefs of Staff - Inside the United States Senate - 04/12/2010
Maura O'Neill Keefe, Chief of Staff for Senator Jeanne Shaheen, and Huck Gutman, Chief of Staff for Senator Bernie Sanders, take us "Inside the United States Senate'. A St. Michael's College presentation.
Crisis in the Congo - History of the Crisis, Herbert Weiss - 02/10/2010
A day focusing on one of the worst humanitarian crises of our time, The Vermont Global Health Coalitioin and St. Michael's College have sponsored a series of events dealing with the 'Crisis in the Congo'.  This program features a...
Crisis in the Congo - Using Social Media for Advocacy, Kambale Musavuli - 02/10/2010
A day focusing on one of the worst humanitarian crises of our time, The Vermont Global Health Coalitioin and St. Michael's College have sponsored a series of events dealing with the 'Crisis in the Congo'.  This program features...
Crisis in the Congo - Keynote Address by Stephen Lewis - 02/10/2010
A day focusing on one of the worst humanitarian crises of our time, The Vermont Global Health Coalitioin and St. Michael's College have sponsored a series of events dealing with the 'Crisis in the Congo'.  This program features...
Congo Week- The Crisis of Sexual Violence and Rape as a Weapon of War - 10/22/2009
Members of the local Congolese community share their experiences and show slides of atrocities committed against innocent villagers in Eastern Congo. Part of the series 'Congo Week: Breaking the Silence' sponsored by Saint Michael's...
Congo Week- The Congo, Cell Phones, and the Industry that Connects Them - 10/21/2009
A talk by Cleophace Mukunda, a native of the Congo, explaiins how the demand for coltan, a mineral used in electronics, is driving a conflict in the Congo. Part of the series 'Congo Week: Breaking the Silence' sponsored by Saint Michael'...
Roots of the Current Conflict in the Congo - 10/19/2009
A panel discussion with Dr. Lokangaka Losambe, UVM Professor, and Pierre Mujomba, St. Michael's College visiting scholar. Part of the series 'Congo Week: Breaking the Silence' sponsored by Saint Michael's College, The Vermont Global...
Rethinking Afghanistan - Dr. George Lopez - 03/10/2009
St. Michael's College program sponsored by Edmundite Center for Peace and Justice. Dr. Lopez is a peace scholar, author and advocate.
Vermont in Transition: Social, Economic and Environmental Trends in the Green Mountain State - 03/10/2009
St. Michael's College seminar with Sociology Professor Vince Bolduc, and Economics Professor Herb Kessel discuss their research project titled 'Vermont is Transition: Social, Economic and Environmental Trends in the Green Mountain State.
Women, War, and Displacement: Stories of Local Refugee Women - 03/05/2009
Part of St. Michael's College series 'Women, War and Displacement' sponsored by Vermont Global health Coalition, Edmundite Center for Peace and Justice, Student Global AIDS Campaign, Women's Center, Office of Multicultural Affairs.
Visual Storytelling and Online Video - Travis Fox - 02/02/2009
Saint Michael's College presents Emmy award-winning video producer Travis Fox of washingtonpost.com, speaking on 'Visual Storytelling' and the role of video on online journalism websites.

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