The University of San Francisco: College of Arts & Sciences

2012 College of Arts & Sciences Dean’s Lecture Series

Current Dean's Lecture SeriesThe Dean's lecture series is designed to encourage and promote ongoing dialogue both within and beyond USF around the University's mission and Dean Camperi's four strategic pillars: sustainability, diversity, internationalization, and academic excellence.

Our inaugural lecture series addresses the topics of sustainability, diversity and social justice and considers the questions of how equality is inextricably linked to environmental justice.

 “Black Flags and Windmills: Hope, Anarchy and the Common Ground Collective”
Scott Crow

April 2, 2012
4:30 pm 
Cowell 107

Scott Crow is a community organizer, writer, strategist and speaker who advocates the philosophy and practices of anarchism for social, environmental, and economic aims (read more).

“Black Faces, White Spaces: African Americans and the Great Outdoors”
April 12, 2012
4:30 pm
Cowell 106

Carolyn Finney is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Environmental Science, Policy, and Management at UC Berkeley (read more).

“Just Sustainabilities: Re-imagining (E)quality, Living Within Limits”
May 3, 2012
6:00 pm
McLaren 251

Julian Agyeman is Professor and Chair of Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning at Tufts University (read more).