Upcoming Events

“Resilience” Art Exhibit - Through May 2020

, First Floor

Our 2019-2020 art exhibit features work by 26 artists and focuses on resilience in its many forms. 

On view, Monday - Friday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.

re·sil·ience

/rəˈzilyəns/
noun

  1. the capacity to recover from difficulties or setbacks
  2. Read More

What I Am Thinking About Now: Dotun Ayobade, “Unknown Soldier: The Postcolonial State and the Geopolitics of an Intimate Invasion”

, Room 103

Please join us for a “What I Am Thinking About Now” presentation by Dotun Ayobade, Assistant Professor of Africana Studies at Brown University. Professor Ayobade locates his scholarship and teaching in the areas of dance, performance, and African popular culture, as well as in the intersection of gender, class, and nation in the production of myriad theatre andRead More

What I Am Thinking About Now: Jin Li and Yoko Yamamoto, “When Silence is No Longer Golden: Low-income Chinese American Preschoolers’ Beliefs About Learning and their Achievement”

, Room 103

Please join us for a “What I Am Thinking About Now” presentation by Jin Li, Professor of Education and Human Development at Brown University, and Yoko Yamamoto, Visiting Assistant Professor of Education at Brown University. The title of their talk is, “When Silence is No Longer Golden: Low-income Chinese American Preschoolers’ Beliefs About Learning and theirRead More

What I Am Thinking About Now: Jayanti Owens, “What Drives Racial/Ethnic Disparities in School Discipline?”

, Room 103

Please join us for a “What I Am Thinking About Now” presentation by Jayanti Owens, Mary Tefft and John Hazen White, Sr. Assistant Professor of Sociology and International & Public Affairs at Brown University. Her talk is titled, “What Drives Racial/Ethnic Disparities in School Discipline?”

Are Black and Latinx students suspended and expelled from school at higher rates thanRead More

Application Deadline for CSREA Faculty Grants

Center for the Study of Race and Ethnicity in America (CSREA)

CSREA Faculty Grants are designed to support the synergistic development of intellectual community and research on campus by funding and staffing campus-based events or supporting research focused working groups. We invite Brown University faculty, postdoctoral fellows, and graduate students with faculty sponsors to submit proposals that focus on issues of race, ethnicity, and/orRead More

A. Naomi Paik, “Bans, Walls, Raids, Sanctuary: Understanding U.S. Immigration for the Twenty-First Century”

Just days after taking the White House, Donald Trump signed three executive orders targeting noncitizens—authorizing the Muslim Ban, the border wall, and ICE raids. The new administration’s approach towards noncitizens was defined by bans, walls, and raids. Bans, Walls, Raids, Sanctuary shows that these features have a long history and have long harmed all of us and ourRead More