“The essence of the beautiful is unity in variety!”
G&D Events for the Month of November:
31/10: Welcome Event, QISA
Time: 19h 30
The opening welcome event would be hosted by QISA.
1/11: Poetry Slam Announcement, FII
2/11: Día de Muertos, LANI x GradCom,
Celebration of the Day of the Dead and Halloween- a blend of both the cultures put together and a costume party.
4/11: G&D Photo Competition, The Graduate Press
Announcement of the Photo-competition on ‘Celebrating Diversity’
5/11: Discussions on Representation of G&D, Feminist Collective
Student-led discussion on representations of G&D, what G&D initiatives aim to do and how they can be improved.
7/11: Movie screening, TED Talk, Discussion, ASA
8/11: Event with Indigenous Women Leadership from Brazil, LANI
The event aims to discuss diversity and rights of indigenous peoples in Brazil, including the different narratives of integration and assimilation of indigenous persons in Brazil and Latin America more broadly. It will also tackle the importance of the territory for indigenous peoples and the additional challenges faced by them under the new administration in Brazil.
11/11 : Microaggressions, Parents Initiative
An event where you are free to express. A poster board would be set up to write the microaggressions you might have faced. Discussion on the same would be held on 13/11.
12/11: Movie Night, SIA
13/11: Movie Night, LANI
Movie screening of “A Quiet Inquisition” on the theme of the right to abortion.
14/11: Quiz Night
Microaggressions: A Critical Discussion.
Time: 16h 30-17h 30
Butler and Gender Performativity, a discussion moderated by Manon Beury, PhD in International Law
15/11: UN Gender & Diversity Quiz, FII
Race, class, gender, and colonialism: Wallerstein, Balibar, Mbembe, a discussion moderated by Marko Saranovic, Masters in ANSO
17/11 Traditional Attire Week
To celebrate diverse cultures and costumes.
18/11: Discussion, Feminist Collective
Training with Antenne on harassment and discrimination.
19/11: “Quommon Room Chat”, QISA
With guest working in International Geneva?
20/11: General Assembly, PCR
21st: G+D Workshop
By Mrs Siera Isaac
Time: 18:30 – 21:30
Talk on the issue of Women Rights Standards in the Inter-American System, including abortion. The intervention will be followed by a Q&A session.
22/11: Cinéma LGBTIQ+, QISA
23/11: Libertadores Cup Final, LANI
Time: 21h30 – 24h
We will screen the final from the main football competition in South America: The Libertadores Cup. This year, for first time it will be a single match and it will be a great opportunity to enjoy this match all together. Competing for the title are Flamengo (Brazil) and River Plate (Argentina).
25/11: G&D Photo-competition (Results)
Venue: Outside the cafeteria
Time: 10h30 to 16h
Includes voting by people walking by
Regional initiatives Potluck
An evening to celebrate the diverse cuisines across the globe
26/11: Film Screening+ Panel Discussion, MENA Initiative
Venue: A2, followed by Reception in Petal 2
Conference and discussion, CTRG
With Dr. Tommy J. Curry. Topic: The Absent Subject: Towards a Theory of Black Male Experiences.
Panel Discussion, Parents Initiative
A panel discussion on the topic of ‘Parenting and the University’- with Alexa, Nicole, Diego.
27/11: Photography Instagram exhibit:
Disability awareness, limitations in our spaces on campus
On Africana Philosophy with Dr. Tommy J. Curry (yet TBC)
Documentary screening, MI & Initiative for Detainees
Vol spécial” on migrant detention in CH
28/11: Conference The Latin American Contribution to International Law, LANI
Time: 18h – 20h
Conference “The Latin American Contribution to Public International Law” co-organized by the student initiative the Latin American Network Initiative (LANI) and the International Law Department. Speaker: Judge Antônio Cançado Trindade, International Court of Justice.
29/11: Poetry slam, FII
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