M. V. Lee Badgett of the Department of Economics and Center for Public Policy and Administration has been chosen to present a Distinguished Faculty Lecture. Her presentation, entitled “From I Can’t To I Do: When Gay People Get Married,” will be held on Monday, November 9th at 4:00 pm in the Bernie Dallas Room, Goodell Building. Free and open to all. A reception follows the lecture. Professor Badgett will receive the Chancellor’s Medal, the highest honor bestowed on individuals for exemplary and extraordinary service to the campus. The lecture series is sponsored by the offices of the Chancellor and the Provost.
More information on Professor Badgett’s upcoming Distinguished Faculty Lecture at http://www.umass.edu/umhome/events/articles/93200.php
Other appearances by Professor Badgett
THORNES MARKETPLACE: “Lesbian and Gay Families” – Discussion with authors Abbie Goldberg and Lee Badgett Thursday, October 22, 6 p.m., Impish, 2nd floor, 150 Main St., Northampton.