Current Events

MARCH 2024

“There’s A Stranger in My house”: A CRT-PVEST Analysis of STEM Education

Event Date: 07/02/2024

Dr. Terrell R. Morton | University of Illinois-Chicago Thursday, March 7, 2024 | 12:30 – 2:00 p.m. | Scarfe 310 (in-person only) Faculty Host: Dr. Samia Khan View the Seminar Poster here Abstract: This presentation engages Critical Race Theory (CRT) and Phenomenological Variant Ecological Systems Theory (PVEST) to unpack and critique the presence and power […]

FEB 2024

In Between the Academic and Artistic – Opportunities from fieldwork

Event Date: 23/02/2024

Dr. Yosuke Washiya | Tohoku University, Japan Friday, Feb 23, 2024 | 12:30 – 2:00 p.m. | Scarfe 1209 (in-person only) Faculty Host: Dr. Shawn Forde View the Seminar Poster here No Recording Permission Abstract: Even when academic studies attempt to adapt artistic approaches, a line may already be drawn between artistic and academic work. […]

APRIL 2024

Canvas to Community: The Power of Empathy in Art Education, Sustainability, and Contemporary Art

Event Date: 26/04/2024

Dr. Victoria  Pavlou | Frederick University, Cyprus Dr. Raphael Vella | University of Malta, Malta Friday, April 26, 2024 | 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. (PST) | Via Zoom Faculty Host: Dr. Rita Irwin View the Seminar Poster here For Zoom details, please email Abstract: How can art education help us make sense of global […]