Sociology and Anthropology News and Events


Professor Alex Hinton finished his three and a half days of expert testimony at the Khmer Rouge Tribunal in Cambodia.  Click HERE for the article.


Energy Action Day


Think and Drink Talk by Brian Ferguson

 
 
 
 

 

 

 


The 100th Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide

 

 

 

 


Marking the Centennial of the Armenian Genocide

Professor Alexander Hinton, director of the Center for the Study of Genocide and Human Rights at Rutgers University, discusses the definition of genocide and the 100-year anniversary of what many scholars call the Armenian Genocide with anchor Jack Ford.

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Commerce & Contagion: Vectors through Time and Space

This interdisciplinary symposium will be held on Wednesday, February 4, 2015, from 2:30-5 PM in 106 Ackerson Hall, Rutgers, Newark. This event is sponsored by the GAIA Centers and organized by the working group, "Zoonosis and Society."

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The Ebola Forum

The EbolaForum will be held on Friday, November 14, from 12-5 PM in 232 Tillett Hall, Livingston Campus.  This event is sponsored by the GAIA Centers and organized by the working group, "Zoonosis and Society."

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New Jersey Environmental Forum at Rutgers Newark

On Thurs. Nov. 6 from 2:30 to 3:45, in Hill Hall 115, the English Department and R-N's Center for the Study of Genocide, Conflict Resolution, and Human Rights are co-sponsoring a panel on environmental issues in NJ. The campus is invited. The speakers represent organizations working to protect New Jersey's forests and parks, water, land, and people from more pipelines, prevent the arrival of gas fracking in the state, and advance environmental justice.

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