Co-directors Saera Khan and Christine Yeh introduce the Pecha Kucha.

Photo: Shawn Calhoun

During this event, faculty presenters talked about their scholarly work in a highly visual and fast-paced Pecha Kucha style. Over fifty people attended the event on Thursday, September 6, 2018.

Byron Au Yong from Performing Arts and Social Justice, College of Arts and Sciences presented his recent work as a composer including Kindnapping Water: Bottled Operas and Stuck Elevator.

Lara Bazelon of School of Law shared the story of her recently published book Rectify: The Power of Restorative Justice After Wrongful Conviction.

Alessandra Cassar in Economics, College of Arts and Sciences challenged the idea that women are less competitive than men.

Barbara Sattler of the Masters in Public Health Program, School of Nursing and Health Professions discussed climate change and the Global Climate Action Summit.

Sumer Seiki in Teacher Education, School of Education shared projects to make science education more equitable.

Aparna Venkatesan in Physics and Astronomy, College of Arts and Sciences presented on elements that allow astronomers to study stars and galaxies.

Neil Walshe in Organization, Leadership and Communication, School of Management shared personal research on the Irish War of Independence.