Skip Navigation
Comparative Ethnic Studies Print Banner

News and Events

Spring 2015

Confronting the Carceral Crisis: Policing, Prisons
and Permanent War

Thursday, April 23, 2015
Jordan Camp, Sociology, UMass-Lowell
4:00 pm in the Student Union 191
Sponsored by: Department of History, Center for 21st Century Studies, Cultures and Communities, Comparative Ethnic Studies, and Urban Studies Programs
Event poster

The Black Lives Matter Tipping Point: The Praxis and
Power of the Global Black Liberation Movement

Thursday, February 12, 2015
Opal Tometi, Executive Director of the Black Alliance for Just Immigration (BAJI)
4:00-5:30 pm in the Golda Meir Library, 4th Floor Conference Center
Event poster, Photographs

Past Events: Spring 2014

Asian American Speaker Series

Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Balbir K. Singh – "The Body in Peril: Historicizing Oak Creek, Minor Politics, and the U.S. Sikh Diaspora"
3:00 - 4:30 pm in Curtin Hall (CRT) 175
Event poster


A Comparative Ethnic Studies MAJOR has been available since the Fall 2014 semester. It operates as a Committee Interdisciplinary Major. See Rachel Buff or Chia Vang for further information.