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2018 Baskin Ethics Lecture & Alumni Weekend Keynote “The Ethical Role of the Public University”
April 28, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:15 pm
| Quarry Amphitheater
“The Ethical Role of the Public University”
Peggy Downes Baskin Ethics Lecture / Alumni Weekend Faculty Keynote
with Bettina Aptheker and Marlene Tromp
Bettina Aptheker, distinguished professor and Peggy and Jack Baskin Foundation Presidential Chair for Feminist Studies, will deliver the weekend’s faculty keynote address and this year’s Baskin Ethics Lecture. Aptheker, an alumna herself, created one of the country’s largest and most influential introductory feminist studies courses, taken by more than 16,000 UC Santa Cruz students over the last four decades. Aptheker will talk about the ethical role of the public university and its potential to be a center of courage, insight, and principled rational discourse. Marlene Tromp, Campus Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor will join her in conversation.
Register today to be part of this compelling discussion!
Register here: http://alumniweekend.ucsc.edu/sessions/faculty-keynote/