UNSPOKEN TRUTHS

A Public Forum on the Murder of George Floyd, Race Relations and the Journey Towards Equity A panel conversation featuring Dr. Jeffrey Ogbar; Godfrey L. Simmons, Jr.; Donessa Colley, Ayesha R Clarke MPH MSW. Moderated by Joelle A. Murchison Tuesday, June 23 at 7:00 pm REGISTER HERE   Presented in collaboration with Charter Oak Cultural […]

Statement from Centers, Institutes, and Programs

Statement from Centers, Institutes, and Programs on Racial Injustice and Ending White Supremacy We, the faculty and staff of the interdisciplinary Centers, Institutes, and Programs, stand together to express our shock, our heartbreak, and our outrage at the horrific and senseless killing of George Floyd and the ongoing violence against Black people. George Floyd, David […]

DEMOCRACY AND DIALOGUES INITIATIVE

Initiative on Campus Dialogues Fellowship Program – Call for Proposals The Democracy and Dialogues Initiative of the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center, in partnership with other University co-sponsors (listed below), will award five (5) new fellowships to participate in UConn’s ongoing Initiative on Campus Dialogues (ICD) Fellowship Program. What? The ICD Fellowship Program, now in its fourth […]

Mar. 7 & 8, 2020 – After Dawn

After Dawn a Puppet Theater Performance Written and Performed by Neda Izadi Saturday, March 7, 2020 – 7:30pm Sunday, March 8, 2020 – 2:00pm (discussion with creator to follow) Nafe Katter Theatre University of Connecticut 802 Bolton Road Storrs, CT 06269 Free and open to the public       Join us for two performances […]

The Wannsee Conference – State Bureaucracy and the Holocaust Exhibit Opening and Anti-Semitism Lecture with Dr. Matthias Hass

March 2nd, 2020 Thomas J. Dodd Research Center 4pm Reception, 5pm Lecture “The Wannsee Conference – State Bureaucracy and the Holocaust” The talk will focus on the Wannsee Conference of January 20, 1942, the setting, the participants, and the Conference as an example of the involvement of large parts of the German administration in the […]

Encounters: A Forum for Public Discussion The Census and Moderator/Facilitator Training

Saturday, February 22nd, 2020 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM and 1:30 PM – 3:30PM Hartford History Center @ Hartford Public Library  500 Main Street, Hartford, CT RSVP to jeagosto@hplct.org Encounters is a structured-dialogue model that allows participants to come face-to-face and converse about the issues that matter in their community. Encounters dives deeply into these […]

Film Screening: Cold War (2018)

Thursday, February 20th, 2020 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM Storrs Campus The William Benton Museum of Art FREE Set against the backdrop of the 1950s Cold War in Poland, two people of differing backgrounds and temperaments begin an almost impossible romance.  This is a historical period drama directed by Pawel Pawlikowski. The film premiered at […]

Connecticut Human Rights Summit

  Friday, March 20, 2020 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Sacred Heart University, West Campus GE Building, Fairfield CT   Please Save the Date and Join Us! Register here   Featured guests include: Esam Boraey, Johana Debari & Other local activists Co-sponsored by the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center & The Connecticut Human Rights Partnership   Link […]