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Provost's Distinguished Speaker Series: Katharina von Hammerstein

Wednesday, April 21, 2021
4:00pm – 5:00pm


The Provost’s Distinguished Speaker Series fosters intellectual, professional, and personal growth and collegiality among the University of Connecticut community. This series provides an opportunity for our most recently-inducted Board of Trustees Distinguished Professors and Endowed Chairs to share advances in their expertise and engage thought-provoking discussions.

Along with their respective schools and colleges, we are pleased to host these accomplished scholars who are recognized by the University as Board of Trustees Distinguished Professors or brought to UConn via named chairs with prestigious endowments. These outstanding faculty set the highest standards with their teaching, research, and outreach, and advance our university.

April 21, 2021: Katharina von Hammerstein, "Voices of Genocide: From German Colonialism in Africa to the Southern District Federal Court of New York" •Board of Trustees Distinguished Professor of Literatures, Cultures, and Languages, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

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This is an Honors Event. Categories: Academic & Interdisciplinary Engagement OR Multiculturalism & Global Citizenship.



Office of the Provost,

Honors Program (primary), History Department

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