The Schell Center coordinates a diverse program of human rights activities that serve students and scholars at Yale and contribute to the development of the human rights community locally and internationally. The Center sponsors frequent panels, lectures, and discussions, including the weekly Human Rights Workshop: Current Issues and Events. The Schell Center also works in collaboration with other centers and programs at Yale to sponsor interdisciplinary events.

Upcoming Events

January 30 Tuesday

Panel: "Drug Laws and Evidence from Latin America"

6:10PM to 7:45PM

Room TBD


Sergio Chaparro, is a philosopher and Master in Law at the Universidad Nacional de Colombia. He has worked as a professor of labor economics, consultant at the Colombian Center of Historical Memory, the National Union School and the Ombudsman´s Office. He works with Dejusticia as a principal researcher on drug policy, social rights and quantitative support to other areas.

February 28 Wednesday

Film Screening: "Nothing Without Us: The Women Who Will End AIDS"

6:10PM to 8:00PM

Room TBD

The film screening will be followed by a discussion with Harriet Hirshorn, the film's producer, and Terry McGovern, one of the US advocates featured in the film. 


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