Lecture/Talk
Children are in the midst of a vast, unplanned experiment, surrounded by digital technologies that were not available but five years ago.  At the apex of this boom is the introduction of applications ("apps") for tablets and smartphones.  

September 11, 2015
12:30 pm

Campus Center, 162-75

Organized by the Department of Political Science, the 2015 Dean Alfange Jr. Lecture in American Constitutionalism explores how privacy as a constitutional concept has changed over the past half-century.

September 17, 2015
4:00 pm

Campus Center, 10th floor Amherst Room

The Social Thought and Political Economy (STPEC) Program hosts a panel discussion with four activists and organizers from the Pioneer Valley who have participated in direct action to resist war, torture, racism, police violence, home foreclosures and nuclear power.

September 17, 2015
6:00 pm-8:30 pm

Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge

David Maraniss will read from his new book “Once in a Great City,” which centers on Detroit, a storied American city a half-century ago, when it was at its most promising, and today, when it is at its most challenging. 

September 23, 2015
4:00 pm

Integrative Learning Center, N301

Wednesday, September 30 at 4:00 pm, The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies kicks off its Renaissance Wednesday Lecture Series with Harry Berger, Professor Emeritus at the University of California, Santa Cruz.

September 30, 2015
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies

Join speakers Michelle Staudinger, Toni Lyn Morelli, and Alex Bryan as they discuss how fish and Wildlife agencies across the United States are currently revising their State Wildlife Action Plans (SWAPs). 

October 7, 2015
3:30 pm

Morrill Science Center, 134

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies continues its Renaissance Wednesday Lecture Series with Robin Varnum, Associate Professor at American International College.

October 7, 2015
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering presents a lecture with Diane McKnight, professor of civil, environmental and architectural engineering, University of Colorado Boulder, and program director of  the Arctic System Science Program.

October 8, 2015
3:00 pm

Goodell Hall, Bernie Dallas

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies continues its Renaissance Wednesday Lecture Series with David Gruender of the Boston Symphony Orchestra.

October 14, 2015
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies

Wesley Autio, professor and director of the Stockbridge School of Agriculture, presents "All About Apples" at the new Boston Public Market's (BPM) Demonstration Kitchen.

October 15, 2015
5:00 pm

Boston Public Market's Demonstration Kitchen

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