Public Lecture Series 2015
The Smith College School for Social Work is pleased to again be offering its lively and informative summer public lecture series to area professionals, students, and alumni.
All lectures take place at 7:30pm in the Weinstein Auditorium, located in Wright Hall on the Smith College Campus.
Lectures are free, open to the public, and wheelchair accessible. (See below for additional accessibility information).
- Monday, June 22
Annual Anti-Racism Lecture
Women of Color in Academia:
Challenging the Presumption of Incompetence
Carmen G. Gonzalez, J.D.
- Monday, June 8
Brown Foundation Research Lecture
The Enduring Paradox of Immigrants and Access to Health Care
Margarita Alegria, Ph.D.
- Friday, July 17
E. Diane Davis Lecture
Treating Trauma with Plain Old Therapy
Jon G. Allen, Ph.D.
Monday, July 27
Lydia Rappaport Lecture
Historical Trauma & Unresolved Grief:
Implications for Clinical Research and Practice
with American Indians and Alaska Natives
Maria Yellow Horse Brave Heart, Ph.D
Continuing Education Credits (CECs)
Lectures also provide one and one-half (1.5) Continuing Education Credits (CECs). The cost to register for CECs will be $15 per lecture. Those who wish to earn CECs should arrive 15 minutes ahead of the lecture to register; the registration fee will be collected at that time. Payment must be made by check or money order ONLY.
Weinstein Auditorium is wheelchair accessible. For other disability accommodations or sign language interpreters, please contact the Office of the Dean at (413) 585-7983 or email firstname.lastname@example.org, at least two weeks in advance of the lecture.