Spring 2015 Events

Spring 2015 Speaker Series
The Ruins of Violence

Spring 2015 Speaker Series
U.S.-Mideast Dialogue


Spring 2015 Community Teach-In Series
Global Citizenship


Spring 2015 Film Series
War Stories

Spring 2015 Film Series (New Brunswick)
In/Tolerance

Monday, January 12, 2015
8:30am-3:00pm
Professional Development Workshop
Armenian Genocide Education Initiative
Co-sponsored with Center for Peace, Justice and Reconciliation-Bergen Community College
Northern Valley Curriculum Center

Tuesday, January 27, 2015
6:30-8:30pm
Commemoration and Symposium
International Holocaust Remembrance Day Lecture
Norbert Bikales, Holocaust Survivor
Ms. Frances Malkin, Holocaust Survivor
Anti-Semitism, Nazism, and the Jewish Response During the Holocaust
Igor Kotler, CGHR/ President, Museum of Human Rights, Freedom and Tolerance
Dana Room
4th Floor, Dana Library


Tuesday, February 3, 2015 
6:30-8:30pm
Commemoration / Symposium
International Holocaust Remembrance Day Event
Mr. Norbert Bikales, Holocaust Survivor
Ms. Frances Malkin, Holocaust Survivor
Anti-Semitism, Nazism, and the Jewish Response During the Holocaust
Igor Kotler, CGHR/ President, Museum of Human Rights, Freedom and Tolerance
Dana Room
4th Floor, Dana Library

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 
6:30-9pm
Rachel Krantz, Senior Editor of Bustle Magazine
Gender, Politics, and Human Rights Speaker Seriers
Englehard 213

Tuesday, February 24, 2015 
6:30-8:30pm
Global Gender Violence: How Women and Men Experience Violence Differently
Makiko Oku, moderator (Gender Program, CGHR)
Suhail Khan (UN Office of the Special Representative on Sexual Violence in Conflict)
Natalie Jesionka (Human Rights Program, CGHR)
Ellen Feig (Composition and Literature, Bergen Community College)
Dana Room
4th Floor, Dana Library

Tuesday, March 3, 2015
2:30-5:20pm
Film Screening
The Battle of Britain
Conklin Hall 455

Tuesday, March 3, 2015
6-8pm
International Sex Worker Rights Day
Rutgers School of Social Work, Room 206
536 George St
New Brunswick, NJ

Tuesday, March 10, 2015
2:30-5:20pm
Film Screening
White Rain/Black Rain
Conklin Hall 455

Friday, March 20, 2015
9:30-11:00am
Lecture
I am different: Reflections on Discrimination
Igor Kotler
YouthBuild Newark, Inc.
571 Central Ave, Second Floor


Tuesday, March 24, 2015
7:30-8:45pm
Lecture
Human Security at 20: Civilizing Process or Civilizing Mission
Giorgio Shani (Japan ICU, Tokyo)
Dana Room
4th Floor, Dana Library

Friday, March 27, 2015
9:30-11:00am
Lecture
Building Modern Temples: Voices of Cambodian Youth
Sreyneath Poole
YouthBuild Newark, Inc.
571 Central Ave, Second Floor

March 27-28, 2015
International Conference
Rethinking Peace Studies II: Memory and Forgetting
New York, NY

Tuesday, March 31, 2015
2:30-5:20pm
Film Screening
The Quiet American
Conklin Hall 455

Friday, April 3, 2015
9:30-11:00am
Lecture
Rebuilding the Ruins of Inequality
Kelsey Lizotte
YouthBuild Newark, Inc.
571 Central Ave, Second Floor

Tuesday, April 7, 2015
2:30-5:20pm
Film Screening
Hearts and Minds
Conklin Hall 455

Tuesday, April 7, 2015
6:00-8:00pm
Film Screening
Silenced Voices
Livingston Student Center, 202BC

 

Thursday, April 9, 2015
7:30pm
Lecture
Inaugural Paul Robeson Distinguished Lecture
Stephen Eric Bronner
Tillett Hall, Room 264

Tuesday, April 14, 2015
2:30-5:20pm
Film Screening
Brothers and Others
Conklin Hall 455


Tuesday, April 14, 2015
6:15-8:45pm
Film Screening and Discussion with Director
Commemoration of 40th Anniversary of the Khmer Rouge Rise to Power
Cambodian Son
Masahiro Sugano, Director
Dana Room, 4th Floor
Dana Library


Wednesday, April 15, 2015

7:00-9pm
Symposium
Commemoration of the 100th Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide
Joyce Apsel (New York University)
Thomas E. LaPointe (Bergen Community College)
Federico Gaitan (Co-Founder, Luisa Hairabedian Foundation-Argentina)
Hill Hall, Room 107


Wednesday, April 15, 2015

8:30-10:30pm
Lecture and Book Presentation
Remembering the Literary Lions of Armenia
Dr. Herand M. Markarian
Murray Hall, Room 111
Rutgers-New Brunswick

Tuesday, April 21, 2015
2:30-5:20pm
Film Screening
The Dreams of Sorrows
Conklin Hall 455


Thursday, April 23, 2015
5:30-8:30pm
Film Screening and Talk 
Watchers of the Sky
Co-Sponsored with CUNY-Brooklyn College, Dept. of Political Science
Joseph Lemkin 
Woody Tanger Auditorium
Brooklyn College-CUNY, Brooklyn, NY

Tuesday, April 24
9am-5:30pm
Symposium
Conceptulizing the Global: Recontextualizing the Local, Regional and International
Dana Room
4th Floor, Dana Library

Tuesday, May 5, 2015
6:30-8:30pm
Survivor Lecture
Hibakusha Stories: 70 Years after Surviving Hiroshima and Nagaski
Hibakusha Stories Speaker, tba
Dana Room
4th Floor, Dana Library