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Going to the Griot: Conversations with Dr. Cornel West 

Monday, April 12
7-8:30 p.m.

Cornel West, one of the most provocative public intellectuals of our time, will participate in live, intersectional conversations with four members of Skidmore College’s expanded academic community: Cerri Banks, dean of students and vice president for student affairs; Gwen D’Arcangelis, associate professor of gender studies; Anissa Joseph '22, political science major; and Kezia Page, associate professor and director of Africana and Latin American studies at Colgate University.  The event is sponsored by the Black Studies Program, through the generous support of Skidmore College’s Racial Justice Initiative, in collaboration with the New York Six Liberal Arts Consortium.

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Dr. Cornel West

Lester W. Strock lecture

Thursday, April 22, 2021
6:30 p.m.

Tadesse B. Alemu, postdoctoral researcher in the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences at the University of California, Berkeley, will deliver the Lester W. Strock Lecture at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, April 22. Registration details will be announced shortly. This event is free and open to the public. This event is sponsored by the Geosciences Department.


Tadesse Alemu