2014-2015 Global Studies Symposium

2015 Global Studies Symposium: "In/Humanity" Photo by Annabelle Marcovici

Guest Panelists

"Empathy beyond the Human"
Lori Gruen
Department of Philosophy, Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, and Environmental Studies, Wesleyan University

"Coming to Terms with Life as a Supra-organism"
Peter Turnbaugh
Department of Microbiology & Immunology, G.W. Hooper Research Foundation, University of California, San Francisco

"The Paradox of 'Producing' Humans"
Amrita Pade
Department of Sociology, University of Capetown

Whitman Panelists

Student Respondents
Arthur Shemitz '17 (Undeclared)
Lauren Hauck '15 (Art History & History)

Whitman Faculty Speakers
Rebecca Hanrahan (Philosophy)
Kendra Golden (Biology)


Elyse Semerdjian, Director of Global Studies
semerdve@whitman.edu | 422-4428

Sponsored by The Global Studies Initiative and the Ashton J. and Virginia Graham O'Donnell Endowment in Global Studies