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. View her presentation on YouTube.

"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. View his presentation on YouTube.

"The Paradox of 'Producing' Humans"
Amrita Pande
Department of Sociology, University of Capetown. View her presentation on YouTube.

Whitman Panelists

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

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

View the faculty speakers on YouTube.


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

Watch the entire 2014-2015 Symposium on YouTube.

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