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Macricostas School of Arts & Sciences

Social Sciences

Department Events

Monthly “Social Hour” & Speakers

Socal Hour takes place every 3rd Wednesday of each month, 12:30 pm. Email Dr.Bandhauer for the WebEx link if interested.

Fall 2020

  • Oct. 21 from 12:30-1:30PM on WebEx “The 2020 Election” with Political Scientist Dr. Howell Williams.
  • Oct. 29th 5:30-8PM on WebEx “Chip Berlet:  Assessing the Right Wing Extremism”
  • Nov. 5th 5:30-8PM on WebEx “Live from El Salvador:  Defunding the “World’s Police”: Ending Police Brutality through International Solidarity”
  • Nov. 18 from 12:30-1:45PM on WebEx”Racial Justice Part I:  “Urban Connecticut Meets Covid-19“ with sociologist, Dr. Robert Brown, the UndocuAlly Task Force & the Racial Justice Coalition.
  • Nov. 19 5:30-8PM on WebEx  “Donna Minkowitz on Interviewing the Alt-Right.”

Spring 2021

  • Feb. 17 from 12:30-1:30PM on WebEx”Racial Justice Part II:  Wrongfully Imprisoned” with Exoneree, Fernando Bermudez & his Spouse, Crystal Bermudez“
  • Mar. 17 from 12:30-1:30PM on WebEx”Social Hour” (topic TBA)
  • Apr. 21 from 12:30-1:30PM on WebEx”Environmental Justice” with Sociologist Dr. Manoj Misra.


Annual Alumni Panel

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Please see the Department Alumni page for info about past events.