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November 2012
Mon Nov 5

Faculty Meeting

Add to Calendar4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Monthly meeting of the full faculty. #Academic

Location: Union Building Ballroom, Union Building Ballroom
Organization: Chemistry
Organizer: Gourley, Bridget L

Thu Nov 8

Countering Persistent Black-White Disparity in the US: Affirmative Action, Multiculturalism, and the Call for Reparations

Add to Calendar6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Professor Kellin Chandler Stanfield, Economics and Management, will give a lecture entitled "Countering Persistent Black-White Disparity in the US: Affirmative Action, Multiculturalism, and the Call for Reparations." Black Americans continue to experience relative deprivation to white Americans across several substantive outcomes. School integration, the Civil and Voting Rights Acts, and affirmative action were social policy designed to provide social, economic, and political franchise to subaltern US racial populations. In addition, affirmative action was to provide redress for accumulated disadvantage under sanctioned oppression. However, countering the legacy of disparate opportunity with current outcomes fails to address a major source of persistent disparate material outcomes: accumulated wealth differentials. Moreover, affirmative action was altered to the promotion of diversity while market discrimination intensified and schooling discrimination within and among schools persisted. Thus, the integration of schools, affirmative action, the perception of general equal opportunity, and the hypothesis of black disfunctionality became enabling myths for ongoing discrimination and persistent disparity.  A wealth redistributive policy coupled with uniformly provided demanding and rigorous curricula and measures to prevent differential market outcomes due to discrimination is needed to provide redress and counter persistent black-white disparity.


#Academic #Community #StudentLife

Location: Pulliam CCM Watson
Organization: Association of African American Students
Organizer: jordengiger_2013@depauwedu

Japanese 151 lab

Add to Calendar7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Kanji lab--not open to the public #Academic

Location: Julian 278
Organization: Modern Languages
Organizer: Chiba, Hiroko M

Mon Nov 12

HALF THE SKY: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide (SCREENING & PANEL DISCUSSION)

Add to Calendar6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

This screening of HALF THE SKY: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide and panel discussion are the lead event kicking off this year's week-long series of International Education Week events.  FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. All are welcome. #Academic #Community #StudentLife

Location: Pulliam CCM Watson
Organization: Multicultural and International Life
Organizer: Frame, Aliza Marie

Tue Nov 13

Sustainability at DePauw: Where are we going?

Add to Calendar7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Ever heard of the President's Climate Commitment? How about STARS? Come hear Carol Steele, Anthony Baratta, and DePauw's Eco-Reps present on DePauw's sustainability history, current projects, and student-driven initiatives like the Campus Farm, Energy Wars, and Move Out! 

You will leave better informed and skipping with enthusiasm. Guaranteed.   #Community #StudentLife #Academic

Location: Pulliam CCM Watson
Organization: Academic Affairs Dept
Organizer: Baratta, Anthony M