News and Events

Ethics and Social Work Conference

April 1, 2019 - 8:00 AM to 12:30 PM

Registration for the Annual Ethics and Social Work Conference is now open!

The Conference theme is "Ethics of Trauma and Resilience in Integrated Behavioral Healthcare" and participants will receive 4.5 continuing ethics-education credit sufficient to meet annual NASW requirements.

All conference events will be held at UNC Charlotte Center City...


Marina Levina, "Body Disruptions: Biohacking and the Politics of Memory"

February 28, 2019 - 11:30 AM to 12:45 PM

Marina Levina (Assoc. Prof. of Communication, University of Memphis) presents:

“Body Disruptions: Biohacking and the Politics of Memory”

Lunch workshop, Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019, Cone 111, 11:30-12:45 (note changed start time from last year!).

Free and...


Why Courts Matter

February 13, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Why Courts Matter: A Conversation with North Carolina Supreme Court Justice Michael Morgan

Justice Morgan will start with some remarks from the podium and then will sit down with two Pre-law Society leaders for a wide ranging conversation about the role of courts, his career and advice he may have for our students....


Rebecca J. Hester, "Embodied politics: health promotion, migrant activism and neoliberalism"

February 12, 2019 - 2:30 PM to 3:45 PM

Rebecca J. Hester (Asst. Prof. of Science and Technology Studies, Virginia Tech) presents:

Embodied politics: health promotion, migrant activism and neoliberalism

Public Lecture, Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019, Cone 210, 2:30-3:45.

Free and...


Mariana Ortega, “Memento Vivere: Shadow Ground, Aesthetic Memory, and the Border”

January 24, 2019 - 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM

For a pdf of the flyer, click here. For more on our series on immigration, see the flyer here...


Immigration Series: Flyer and Dates

November 12, 2018 - 3:45 PM

We are pleased to announce speakers, dates and times for the upcoming series on immigration!  They are:

Jan. 24 - Mariana Ortega (Penn State) is author of In-Between:  Latina Feminist Phenomenology, Multiplicity, and the Self (2016). (Atkins Library Halton Reading Room, 2:30-4:00. Including photo exhibit by Verónica Cárdenas and reception)

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Pics and Link from Delfanti Talk

October 30, 2018 - 11:00 PM

For some pics from Alessandro Delfanti's talk - and for a link to the paper he based it around - check out the Facebook page,...


Alessandro Delfanti, "The History of Politics of Distributed Biotechnology"

October 30, 2018 - 11:30 AM to 12:45 PM

Alessandro Delfanti (Assistant Prof. of Culture and New Media at the University of Toronto) presents:

The History of Politics of Distributed Biotechnology

Lunch workshop, Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2018, Cone 112, 11:30-12:45 (note changed start time from last year!).

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NC Trans Pride 2018

October 13, 2018 - 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

The Center is pleased to be a co-sponsor of NC Trans Pride 2018 - for the flyer, see here.