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Inclusive Illinois Day

Speaker Dr. Alan Goodman, professor of Biological Anthropology
Date Sep 25, 2013
Time 4:00 pm  
Location Alice Campbell Alumni Center Ballroom
Sponsor Chancellor's Lecture Speaker - Dr. Alan Goodman
Event type Speaker
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Dr. Alan Goodman, professor of Biological Anthropology, teaches and writes on the health and nutritional consequences of political-economic processes such as poverty, inequality, and racism. His current research includes projects on malnutrition in Mexico and Egypt, and the stresses of slavery in New York. Before coming to Hampshire, he received his Ph.D. from the University of Massachusetts and was a postdoctoral fellow in international nutrition at University of Connecticut and a research fellow in stress physiology at Karolinska Institute, Stockholm. Goodman previously served as Hampshire’s Dean of Faculty and the President of the American Anthropological Association (AAA). He continues to co-direct the AAA’s public education project on race (understandingrace.org). Please join us for Dr. Goodwin's Lecture, "Race is a Myth; Racism is real" on September 25th, 2013 at 4:00pm in the Alice Campbell Alumni Center Ballroom. This lecture is part of the Inclusive Illinois Day Lecture Series on Diversity and Cultural Understanding.