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Food for Thought | Trinity Spring 2021 Virtual Lecture Series
May 25 @ 5:30 pm
Trinity University Presents
Food for Thought
For more than 30 years, Trinity University faculty members and alumni have shared their expertise with colleagues and community members through the Food For Thought Series. As a service to University supporters and the greater Trinity community, the Special Events Office in collaboration with other University departments presents the Spring 2021 Food for Thought Series featuring six free events on varying topics–from epidemiology to Homer’s Iliad to revolutionary women of Texas, and more. You and your guest are invited to attend these engaging live presentations and real-time discussions in a virtual format.
Once registered, you will receive a Zoom link to attend the virtual event(s) 48 hours before each lecture.
Your Speakers: Trinity Associate Professor Camille Reyes, Ph.D.; Andrea Acevedo ’18
What happens when the glossy sheen of advertising and public relations encounters less than shimmering realities? The Mexico/US border is one such site of contestation for the persuasion industries as they handle controversial client-work related to immigration. Learn how different agencies have responded to pressure by resigning from such work within their own ranks. Experience a virtual-reality representation of an immigration detention cell. Comments and questions will be welcomed in this thought-provoking event.