Tag: Year in International Human Rights

Nov. 10 YIHR Film, Director Q&A: ‘The Silent Truth’

Nov. 10 YIHR Film, Director Q&A: ‘The Silent Truth’

| November 8, 2010 | 0 Comments

As part of the Year of International Human Rights: Women’s Rights, the film “The Silent Truth” will be shown this Wednesday, Nov. 10, in the Winifred Moore Auditorium. Filmmaker Joan Booker-Marks and Dr. John Johnson — father of Lavenna Johnson, who was brutalized and murdered during her military service in Iraq — will lead a […]

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Soliciting themes for Year of International Human Rights

Soliciting themes for Year of International Human Rights

| October 26, 2010 | 1 Comment

From David Carl Wilson, dean, College of Arts & Sciences: Each year, the College of Arts & Sciences consults with constituencies across the campus in order to select a Year of International Human Rights theme. Women’s rights, as you know, is the theme for 2010-11. The themes bear on the selection of a common reading, […]

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Oct. 12 Speaker: Rep. Russ Carnahan on global women’s rights

Oct. 12 Speaker: Rep. Russ Carnahan on global women’s rights

| October 5, 2010 | 0 Comments

Congressman Russ Carnahan (MO – 3rd District) will speak on global women’s rights as part of Webster University’s Year in International Human Rights. Time: 6:30 p.m. CDT, Tues., Oct. 12 Location: Sunnen Lounge Carnahan is a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and chair of the Subcommittee on International Organizations, Human Rights, and Oversight. […]

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