Politics on Campus: From the 2015 Protests to the Trump Presidency
Why did American campuses burst into protest in November 2015? And how have our universities responded? Building on "Campus Politics," a recent book by Jonathan Zimmerman, this panel will examine diversity, sexual assault, trigger warnings, and the wide range of other issues that have sparked campus controversy in recent years.
Juan M. Calero C. — Bachelors of Arts Candidate, Latino Studies and Religious Studies, Class of 2018, New York University
Robert Cohen — Professor of Social Studies Education, New York University
Michael Funk — Clinical Assistant Professor of Higher Education, New York University
Crystal Parikh — Associate Professor of English and Social & Cultural Analysis, New York University
Jonathan Zimmerman — Professor of History of Education, University of Pennsylvania
Moderated by Ulrich Baer — Vice Provost, New York University