Friday, February 26

1 to 3 PM: Workshops 

Workshop A: Lunch ‘n Learn with Mehret Mandefro
Culture, Identity, and the Mission of Truth Aid
Location: Mary Lou Williams Center
*Registration is required for this event. Click HERE to register!

Workshop B: Lunch ‘n Learn with Jonathan Smith, Yale University
The Practice of Global Health Storytelling
Location: The Edge, Room 127, Bostock Library
*Registration is required for this event. Click HERE to register!

3 to 4:30 PM: Forgotten Paths of Empire
Speaker: Gregg Mitman, University of Wisconsin
Discussant: McSwain Forkoh, Duke University
Location: Smith Warehouse Bay 4, PHD Lab – C104, 114 S. Buchanan Blvd

6 to 9 PM: Reception, Film Screening, and Discussion
Difret: A Documentary Film about Early Childhood Marriage in Ethiopia
Including Q&A with Producer Mehret Mandefro
Location: Griffith Theatre, Bryan Center, Duke West Campus
Time: 7 PM (Reception starts at 6 PM)

For more information, please contact student coordinators:
Feven Alemu (email:, phone: 678-622-2864)
Hanan Awel (email:, phone: 703-232-8119)
Lily Zerihun (email:, phone: 336-501-4150)
Jamal Edwards (email:, phone: 909-477-9389)