Visiting Scholars Program Lecture Series: International Development, Global Migration & the Rise of Economic Imperialism

8108 Sewell Social Sciences & Online
@ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Immanuel Ness is Research Associate at the Centre for Sociological Research & Practice and Visiting Professor of Sociology at the University of Johannesburg and Professor of Political Science at the City University of New York. He is the author of books and collections on labor, globalization, migration and protest movements, including Migration as Economic Imperialism: How International Labour Mobility Undermines Economic Development in Poor Countries (Polity 2023).

Multiliteracies, Identity, and Second Language Spanish Learning in a Historically Black College

@ 12:00 pm

An invited lecture for language educators Dr. Gabriela Zapata Associate Professor, School of Education University of Nottingham, United Kingdom Friday, October 27, 12:00 pm CDT On Zoom REGISTER HERE About the talk In her recent survey …

Sustainable Development

@ 11:00 am

Lunch and Learn Talk by Elizabeth Buckner This talk examines sustainable development as a new mandate for universities worldwide. Drawing on a random sample of 3,000 universities worldwide, it examines what types of universities are most likely to explicitly include sustainability and sustainable development in their mission and vision statements and how they frame these commitments.