Events Archive

Paul Krugman and Steven Pinker, Is Humanity Progressing? Janus Lecture #41

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

5:30pm - 7:00pm

Political Theory Project

Salomon Center for Teaching

101

Named for the Roman god with two faces, Janus Conversations bring together two speakers with different perspective on some political, economic and/or historical question, for our second Janus this semester we are asking Is Humanity Progressing?

PPE Research Seminar with Michelle Schwarze

Thursday, November 15, 2018

4:30pm - 6:00pm

Political Theory Project

8 Fones Alley

Seminar Room

Michelle Schwarze, Assistant Professor of Political Science, University of Wisconsin Madison will be presenting her paper “Invisible Causes: Hume, Smith, and the Natural Belief in a Causal Order”.  A link to the paper can be found here.

PPE Research Seminar with Volha Charnysh

Thursday, November 1, 2018

4:30pm - 6:00pm

Political Theory Project

8 Fones Alley

Seminar Room

Volha Charnysh, Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology will be presenting her paper “Diversity, Institutions, and Economic Outcomes: Post-WWII Displacement in Poland.”  

If you would like to attend our PPE seminar, RSVP to Alytheia Laughlin at [email protected].

PPE Research Seminar with Musa Al-Gharbi

Thursday, October 18, 2018

4:30pm - 6:00pm

Political Theory Project

8 Fones Alley

Seminar Room

Musa Al-Gharbi, PhD Candidate, Department of Sociology, Columbia University, will be presenting his paper Resistance as Sacrifice (and Vice-Versa): Towards an Ascetic Antiracism. 

If you would like to attend our PPE seminar, RSVP to Alytheia Laughlin at [email protected].

PPE Research Seminar with Jennifer Murtazashvili

Thursday, September 6, 2018

4:30pm - 6:00pm

Political Theory Project

8 Fones Alley

Seminar Room

Jennifer Murtazashvili, Associate Professor at the Graduate School of Public and International Affairs, University of Pittsburgh will be presenting her paper, Red Tape: How Centralized Bureaucratic Legacies Undermine Liberal State Building.

If you would like to attend our PPE Seminar, RSVP to Alytheia Laughlin at [email protected].

255th Opening Convocation

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

4:00pm - 5:00pm

College Green

All students, faculty, and staff are invited to attend the 255th Opening Convocation to celebrate the start of the academic year and welcome new students to Brown. President Christina Paxson will officially open the school year. Provost and Schreiber Family Professor of Political Science and International and Public Affairs, Richard M. Locke, will deliver the keynote address. The Convocation procession of incoming students will form on College Street beginning at 3:40 PM and the ceremony will begin at 4 PM on the Main Green.

Apr 16
4:00pm - 6:00pm
> Other location: see description for details
Apr 13
4:30pm - 6:30pm
Barus & Holley, Room 166
Feb 16
5:30pm - 7:30pm
List Art 120
Oct 20
12:00pm - 2:00pm
> Location to be determined
Oct 04
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Pembroke Hall, Room 305
Mar 31
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Political Theory Project