Center Event Recording Catalog

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YearEventSubjectLinkSpeaker(s)

2018

Citizen Dialogue

"How Do We Make Our Schools Safe?"

Link

Henry L. McClendon, Jr. of the International Institute for Restorative Practices; James Makowski, Corporate Counsel for Michigan Gun Owners, Inc.; Helena Kelly, Easterseals and Master Trainer, Michigan ACE Initiative; and Terrence Haugabook, Prosecutor for the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Michigan, and Director of Community Outreach for the U.S. Attorney’s Office.

2018

Conference 15
Keynote

"Religion and Citizenship in the Age of Artificial Intelligence: The End of Disbelief?"

Link

Saeed Khan, Lecturer in the Department of Near East & Asian Studies at Wayne State University.
2018Conference 15 Plenary"Civil Religion and Citizenship"LinkBryan Turner, professor of  Sociology at the Institute for Religion, Politics and Society at the Australian Catholic University

2017

Citizen Dialogue

Immigration

Link

Ruby Robinson, Supervising Attorney with the Michigan Immigrant Rights Center, and Amy Bloom, Oakland Schools.

2017

Conference 14 Keynote

"Rethinking Violence and Citizenship In the Age of Mass Incarceration"

Link

Heather Ann Thompson, University of Michigan, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Blood in the Water: The Attica Prison Uprising of 1971 and its Legacy.

2017

Citizen Dialogue

Refugees in America

Link

Former Michigan Senate Majority Leader Randy Richardville, and Andrew Moore, Professor of Law at University of Detroit-Mercy and founder of the immigration law clinic at Detroit Mercy Law.

2016

Citizen Dialogue

Guns in Michigan

Link

James Makowski, Esq., Corporate Counsel to the Michigan Gun Owners’ Association, and Linda Brundage, EdD, Executive Director of the Michigan Coalition to Prevent Gun Violence.

2016

Conference 13 Poetry Reading

Gender and Citizenship

Link

Melba Joyce Boyd, Professor in African American Studies at Wayne State University, with Marion Hayden, Jazz & Contemporary Improvisation at the University of Michigan

2015

Conference 12 Plenary Panel

Detroit Bankruptcy

Link

Nathan Bomey (Detroit Free Press) moderates a panel with Peter Hammer (Wayne State Law School), Sheila Cockrel (Former Detroit City Councilwoman), Laura Trudeau (Kresge Foundation), Shirley Lightsea (Detroit Retired City Employees Association), and Ryan Plecha (Lippitt O'Keefe Gornbein)

2015

Conference 12 Keynote

Governance and Citizenship

Link

Frederick Cooper, distinguished New York University historian of Africa.

2014

Constitution Day Lecture

"Weaving Citizenship Into the Star-Spangled Banner"

Link

Marilyn Zoidis, Director of Historical Resources, The Henry Ford

2013

Conference 10 Book Speaker

"Isma'ili Modern: Globalization and Identity in a Muslim Community"

Link

Jonah Steinberg, Associate Professor of Anthropology and Director of Global Studies at the University of Vermont.

2013

Conference 10 Keynote

"The Questions Facing Citizenship Today"

Link

Rogers Smith, chair of the Penn Program on Democracy and Constitutionalism at the University of Pennsylvania.

2013

Conference 10 Keynote

 

Link

Marc Kruman, Director, Center for the Study of Citizenship

2013

Special Event

"Religion & Ethnicity, Diaspora & Identity"

Link

Seán McLoughlin, Professor of the Anthropology of Islam, University of Leeds, and Saeed Khan, Lecturer in the Department of Near East & Asian Studies at Wayne State University.

2012

Special Event

"Debating Same-Sex Marriage"

Link

John Corvino, WSU Professor, philosopher and prominent gay advocate, and Maggie Gallagher, nationally syndicated columnist and co-founder of the National Organization for Marriage.

2012

Constitution Day Panel 

Citizens United

Link

Former US Congressman Joe Schwarz, Cynthia J. Pasky (Founder, President & CEO Strategic Staffing Solutions), Harold Beznos (President, Beztak Properties), and Jocelyn Benson (Wayne State University Law School).

2012

Conference 9 Keynote

 

Link

 

Peter Levine, Associate Dean in Tufts University’s Jonathan Tisch College of Civic Life

2012

Conference 9 Book Session

Lyon: "Prisons and Patriots: Japanese American Wartime Citizenship, Civil Disobedience, and Historical Memory", and Williams: "They Left Great Marks on Me: African American Testimonies of Racial Violence from Emancipation to World War 1"

Link

 

Cherstin Lyon, Professor of History, California State University, San Bernardino, and Kidada Williams, Associate Professor of History, Wayne State University.

2012

Conference 9 Keynote

 "Age and Citizenship"

Link

 

Lawrence Cohen, Professor of Medical and Sociocultural Anthropology, University of California at Berkeley

2011

Corporate Citizenship Panel

"White Collar Crime in the Age of Enron & Madoff"

Link

 

U.S. Attorney Barbara McQuade, private practice attorney Harold Gurewitz, and Wayne Law professor Peter J. Henning

2011

Constitution Day Lecture

"Cultural Anxiety, Collective Identity"

Link

 

Saeed Khan, Lecturer in the Department of Near East & Asian Studies at Wayne State University.

2011

Conference 8 Plenary

 

Link

 

Kathleen Canning, Professor of History, Women’s Studies, and German at the University of Michigan.

2011

Conference 8 Plenary

 

Link

 

Susan Wells, Temple University, author of Our Bodies, Ourselves and the Work of Writing

2010

Constitution Day Panel

"Are Corporations Citizens?"

Link

 

Joel Gora, Brooklyn Law School, Steven L. Winter, Wayne State University Law School; moderated by Linda Beal, Wayne State University Law School.

2009

Constitution Day Lecture

"Lincoln, Obama, and the State of the American Union"

Link

Rogers Smith, University of Pennsylvania

 


 


 

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