Schedule

Peace and Justice Studies Association (PJSA) - 2017 Conference Schedule

 

Wednesday October 25

 

Thursday October 26

  • 8:00 - 9:00    Registration; Coffee/tea and pastries or muffins [3rd floor Hill Student Center]
  • 9:00 - 9:30    Welcomes and Announcements
  • 9:30 - 10:00   UAB Gospel Choir
  • 10:00 - 11:15  Plenary Presentation by Dr. Ruby Sales
    • 10:00 - 4:00    “The Language of Hope”: UAB BLOOM Studio, Project Space, and the Birmingham Holocaust Education Center free breakout activities focusing on the intersection of language and visual symbols. Activities take approximately 30 minutes to complete and you may come and go as you please.
  • 11:15 - 11:30    Coffee/tea break with light refreshments
  • 11:30 - 12:45    Plenary Panel: “Peace and Human Rights: Local and Global Views,” with Dr. Ruby Sales, Dr. Riane Eisler, Nelson Reiyia and Margaret Reiyia 

12:45 - 1:45    Lunch on your own

 

Friday October 27

12:30 -1:45    Lunch on your own

  • 1:45 - 3:30    Concurrent breakout sessions #4 
  • 1:45 - 5:30    Concurrent Peace and Justice films in HSC Alumni Theater
  • 3:30 - 4:00    Coffee/tea break with light refreshments
  • 4:00 - 6:00    Ashley M. Jones poetry reading at Project Space & UAB BLOOM Studios exhibit
  • 6:00 - 7:30    Reception and poster session at Hill Student Center

7:30 - 8:30    Dinner on your own

 

Saturday October 28

 

Sunday October 29

Post-Conference Event

 

*All conference rooms and event locations (including then Hill Student Center, elevators, restrooms, meeting rooms, and theater) are fully accessible, including by wheelchair. In keeping with its mission and in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the ADA Amendments Act of 2008, and other applicable laws, The University of Alabama at Birmingham is committed to providing qualified persons with disabilities an equal opportunity to participate in and benefit from all programs and services offered by the University.

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Schedule updated: 07/11/2017, 12:20pm