Of all the activities it supports, perhaps the Mershon Center is best known for its large array of events. These include lectures by distinguished scholars, interdisciplinary conferences and workshops, and seminars for graduate and undergraduate students.
In this area, you can find out more about the 2009-10 lectures, conference and workshops sponsored by the Mershon Center. The events are listed in the monthly calendar links to the left.
Each grid shows the events scheduled for that month; to learn more, please click on links to each event page.
For printable calendars of events, please see each quarter's newsletter under Publications.
To see past events, please click on Event Archives.
Ambassador Mark P. Lagon, gave a presentation on "The Crucial Role of Civil Society in Fighting Human Trafficking: As Much in America as the World" as part of the Mershon Center and Slavic Center Panel on Human Trafficking held January 12, 2010. Lagon is executive director and CEO of the Polaris Project, a leading anti-human trafficking nonprofit organization.