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CAPA-Spelman Symposium Agenda

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Thursday, Oct. 31, 2019

9 - 9:25 a.m.
Arrivals and Refreshments
9:30 - 9:45 a.m.
Welcome remarks from Spelman President Mary Schmidt Campbell, Ph.D., and CAPA President, John Christian
10 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Opening Remarks

Dr. ‘Dimeji Togunde,Vice Provost for Global Education & Professor of International Studies, Spelman College

Presentation 1: Eye Tracking to Study Migrant Remittances and Welfare
Dr. Angelino Viceisza, Professor of Economics, Spelman College

Presentation 2: Globalization, Civil Society and African Immigrants in Millennial India
Dr. Tinaz Pavri, Professor of Political Science, Spelman College

Presentation 3: Sophie, Lucy, and Nkem: Hybrid Post-Colonial Female Identities
Dr. Wandeka Gayle, Assistant Professor of English, Spelman College

Questions & Answers/Discussion
Moderated by Dr. ‘Dimeji Togunde
12:05 - 12:15 p.m.
Remarks from the Provost of Spelman College, Professor Sharon L. Davies, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, Spelman College
12:20 - 1:20 p.m.
1:25 - 3 p.m.

Opening Remarks
Dr. Michael Woolf, Deputy President for Strategic Development, CAPA

Presentation 1: The Politics of Post-Colonialism in France
Dr. Alix Pierre, Lecturer of African Diaspora and the World, International Studies & World Languages and Literature & Director of Cultural Orientation, Spelman College

Presentation 2: Decolonizing Global Learning to Teach Globalization’s Impacts and Challenges
Dr. Elaine Meyer-Lee, Professor of Psychology and Associate Vice President for Global Learning and Leadership Development, Agnes Scott College
Dr. Gundolf Graml, Professor of German Studies and Assistant Dean for Global Learning at Agnes Scott College

Questions & Answers/Discussion
Moderated by Dr. Michael Woolf
3:05 - 3:10 p.m.
Wrap Up/Closing Remarks by Dr. Togunde and Dr. Woolf