This 90 minute seminar, facilitated by the Office of Equal Opportunity & Access, provides foundational information on University of Cincinnati policy, expectations, and procedures. August 9, 2-3:30 pm, please register.
Designed to empower and engage the UC community in efforts ensuring equal employment opportunity and good faith, affirmative action practices diversifying the University workforce. August 15, 2-3:30 pm, register in advance.
Adrian Parr is a Professor of Environmental Politics and Cultural Criticism in the Department of Political Science and the School of Architecture and Interior Design. For the past 4 years she has served as the Director of the Taft Research Center and Chair of Taft Faculty. She has published numerous books the most recent being The Wrath of Capital: Neoliberalism and Climate Change Politics with Columbia University Press. Her forthcoming book is Birth Of A New Earth: the radical politics of environmentalism. In 2013 she was appointed, with Professor Dion Dionysious, as a UNESCO co-chair of water access and sustainability. In this capacity she has studied the impact water and sanitation shortages have on women living in the slums of Nairobi. These studies culminated in the multi-award winning film The Intimate Realities of Water that Parr produced, wrote, narrated. The team is now working on a new film that examines the water challenges Native Americans face.