Upcoming Events

Transnational Corporations and Human Rights: Overcoming Barriers to Judicial Remedy

Transnational Corporations and Human Rights Overcoming Barriers to Judicial Remedy JOIN THE WEBINAR Friday, December 11, 2020 11 AM ET, 5 PM CET with Rachel Chambers Co-Director, Teaching BHR Forum; Postdoctoral Research Associate Human Rights Institute, University of Connecticut Jennie Green Clinical Professor of Law University of Minnesota James Yap Lawyer, Toronto, President Canadian Lawyers […]

Human Rights Film+ Series: Love, Life and the Virus

  PBS Frontline Love, Life & the Virus by Oscar Guerra Virtual Screening and Discussion featuring Oscar Guerra Luciana Lira The Neighbor Fund Thursday, December 3, 2020 5:00pm – 7:00pm via Zoom Register here: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYlceypqDMvHN3OzRSiMcS0wL61Jwj_3rUV   About the Film: A mother’s fight to survive COVID and see her newborn baby. How the coronavirus hit one […]

One State, One Film: Time

One State, One Film: Time FILM WATCH & DISCUSSION Tuesday, November 24, 2020 7:00pm – 8:15pm   Director Garrett Bradley’s award-winning documentary Time is an immersive, engrossing film that chronicles one woman’s unyielding quest to free her husband from a nightmarish prison sentence. Constructed in part of home video footage, Time drifts between the past and […]

Business & Human Rights Roundtable on Collegiate Sourcing

Business & Human Rights Roundtable on Collegiate Sourcing JOIN THE VIRTUAL DISCUSSION Friday, November 2o, 2020 2:30pm – 3:30pm with Nathan Fleisig, Outerstuff Kelsey Keene, Colosseum Liz Kennedy, UCLA Kyle Muncy, UConn Shareen Hertel, UConn   REGISTER HERE   The business landscape for college-licensed apparel and other products is a niche market, but one with […]

Puppets’ Rights Workshop for Educators 

Puppets’ Rights Workshop for Educators Monday, November 9, 2020 4:00pm – 5:00pm In this workshop, Neda Izadi will explore issues of diversity and inclusion, and offer educators tools for engagement in the classroom using puppetry techniques. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER – learn how to make your own puppets – learn shadow & toy theatre techniques […]

One State, One Film: Let the People Decide

One State, One Film: Let the People Decide FILM WATCH & DISCUSSION Tuesday, October 27, 2020 7:00pm – 8:15pm with Gavin Guerra Writer, Producer & Director of Let the People Decide David Dennis Civil Rights Icon featured in Let the People Decide Maxien Robinson-Lewin NAACP GH Chapter President Zal Shroff Clinical Lecturer in Law Senior Liman […]

DAWNLAND: Screening and Discussion

DAWNLAND VIRTUAL FILM WATCH & DISCUSSION Thursday, October 1, 2020 4:00pm – 5:30pm with gkisedtanamoogk (Mashpee Wampanoag) Maine-Wabanaki TRC Co-Chair Gail Werrbach Maine-Wabanaki TRC Member Adam Mazo Co-Director, Dawnland Mishy Lesser Learning Director, Upstander Project For decades, child welfare authorities have been removing Native American children from their homes to save them from being Indian. […]