Gender+ Justice Initiative Fall 2019 Colloquium
2019 Colloquium Information:
The 2019 Gender+ Justice Colloquium featured many brilliant speakers and panels. Below was the agenda and information for day.
When: Friday, October 25
Where: Riggs Library
Colloquium 1:15 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. | Reception 5:45 p.m. to 6:15 p.m.
Introduction and Welcome
1:15 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Denise Brennan, Georgetown University
Kristi Graves, Medical Center
Naomi Mezey, Law Center
Gender+ Justice In and Through Education
1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Moderator: Fida Adely, Associate Professor, School of Foreign Service
Redefining the “Morehouse Man”
Jill C. Morrison, Visiting Professor, Director, Women’s Law and Public Policy Fellowship, and Director, Leadership & Advocacy for Women in Africa Program, Law Center
Title IX: What would it look like if we did it right? A student-led, inquiry-based, aspirational and trans-disciplinarily course on realizing gender equity in higher education
Sara Collina, Adjunct Professor, Women & Gender Studies Program, Georgetown College
Kayla Edwards-Friedland, Georgetown School of Foreign Service 2022
Maggie Cullina, Georgetown College 2021
We Don’t Dream: Black Female Emerging Scholars in Post-Apartheid South Africa
Sabrina Wesley-Nero, Associate Teaching Professor & Director of Program in Education, Inquiry and Justice, Georgetown College
Public Health Gender+ Justice – Activism and Policy Impact
2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m
Moderator: Christopher King, Associate Professor & Chair of the Department of Health Systems Administration, School of Nursing & Health Studies
Socio-Emotional Processing: Gender Differences in Social Adversity and Violence Exposure
Mary Fesalbon and Masha Stoianova, Research Assistants
under the supervision of Professor John Vanmeter and Ph.D. Candidate Shady El Damaty from the Interdisciplinary Program in Neuroscience (IPN), Center for Functional and Molecular Imaging, School of Medicine — G+JI Summer Research Grant Awards 2019 Recipient
Stop and Listen to Their Voices; The Impact of Recent Changes to the Immigration Regime on Women
Sara Schotland, Adjunct Professor, Disability Studies, and Law & Literature, Georgetown College & Law Center
Menstruation, Reproductive Health and Homelessness: Attitudes and Experiences from Residents at one Midwestern Shelter
Ashi Arora, Medical Student, School of Medicine
Navigating Intersectional Identities – Space, Race, and Politics
3:45 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Moderator: Melyssa Haffaf, Program Director, Gender+ Justice Initiative
Recovering, Remembering, Recognizing, Persistence: An Oral History of the First African-American Women to Attend and Graduate from the Georgetown University School of Nursing
Brian Floyd, Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs and Adjunct Professor, School of Nursing and Health Studies
African American Females Pursue Leadership Roles Despite Continuous Challenges Demonstrating Noteworthy Resilience
Soyini Richards, Adjunct Professor, School of Continuing Studies
Queer the Clock: Black youth transgressing time and producing alternative futurities
Rahsaan Mahadeo, Postdoctoral Fellow in Sociology, Georgetown University
Do Women Mayors Enhance Patent Innovation?
Neel Sukhatme, Associate Professor of Law, Law Center
Hot Topics Open Mic Session
5:00 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.
Moderator: Naomi Mezey, Law Professor, Law Center and Kristi Graves, Associate Professor of Oncology, School of Medicine
5:15 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.