Grit City Think and Drink

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Join us every second Tuesday

6:30-8pm at the Swiss for the Grit City Think & Drink.

Grit City Think & Drink brings scholars and experts from various disciplines face-to-face with the general public in the comfortable, lively atmosphere at The Swiss Restaurant and Pub. The evening begins with a presentation or lecture which leads to an moderated discussion with the audience. Grit City Think & Drink is free to the public and open to all ages.

Sponsored by the School of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences and The Swiss Restaurant & Pub. Click on each title for more information and the option to add it to your calendar.

Upcoming Events:

October 13, 2020, 6:30-7:30pm:  Enhancing Inclusivity and Access Using Evidence-Based STEM Teaching Practices with Shannon Seidel, Pacific Lutheran UniversityOnline via Zoom at: 

November 10, 2020, 6:30-7:30pm:  The Politics of Matching, Messaging, and Making the First Move in Digital Dating Spaces with Riki Thompson, UW Tacoma.  

December 8, 2020, 6:30-7:30pm:  From Black Lives Matter to Black Wives Matter: Exploring How Pornography Has Sexualized Social Justice Movements with Carolyn West, UW Tacoma.


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September 22, 2020: All Districts Are Gerrymandered, But How Matters! with Jim Thatcher, UW Tacoma. 

View the Think & Drink archives here!