Lecture/Talk
Join us at the Josephine White Eagle Cultural Center to listen to special guests share their stories with us.

October 2—November 27, 2017, Mondays 5:30 pm-6:30 pm
This event does NOT occur on:
October 9, October 23, November 6, November 20

Chadbourne House, B-3

There is no Dinner on Us tonight. It has been cancelled due to Thanksgiving break. We'll see you next week on Nov. 27 for "You Are What You Eat: Family Health and Nutrition" with Molly Barnes.

November 20, 2017
5:30 pm-7:30 pm

Student Union

Open to campus and Amherst Family Center (AFC) families with young children, Dinner On Us (DOU) is a parent education workshop series offered most Monday evenings during the academic year. Tonight's topic is "You Are What You Eat: Family Health and Nutrition" with Molly Barnes.

November 27, 2017
5:30 pm-7:30 pm

Student Union

Used as a case study for Herodotus’ tale of the vengeance of King Cyrus against the Ganges River, "The Dark Age of Herodotus: Shards of a Fugitive History in Medieval Europe" investigates the modes of transmission that carried stories by Herodotus from Greek to Latin, from the eastern Mediterranean to Rome, and from there across the Alps into northern Europe. 

November 29, 2017
4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge

Niall Kirkwood, professor of landscape architecture and technology at Harvard Graduate School of Design, will present "Design as if it Really Mattered?: Landscape Design Practices for the New Environment."

November 29, 2017
4:30 pm-5:30 pm

Design Building, 170

John Elder Robison’s works include Be Different (2011), a how-to guide for grownups with autism; Raising Cubby (2013), the story of raising his autistic son; and Switched On (2016), about his participation as a research subject in brain studies.

November 30, 2017
5:00 pm-7:00 pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois, 2601

William Spriggs, professor in, and former chair of, the department of economics at Howard University and chief economist to the AFL-CIO, presents "All of Us or None of Us."

December 4, 2017
4:00 pm

Gordon Hall, 3rd Floor Conference Room

Open to campus and Amherst Family Center (AFC) families with young children, Dinner On Us (DOU) is a parent education workshop series offered most Monday evenings during the academic year.

December 4, 2017
5:30 pm-7:30 pm

Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge, Commonwealth Room

Join us for the last International Scholars Forum of the semester to discuss the peculiarities of the American grading system and share strategies for surviving the end of the semester!

December 5, 2017
1:00 pm-2:30 pm

Goodell Hall, 301 Conference Room

The Center for Research on Families welcomes Damian Shea who will present "Reducing Chemical Risks to Families: Linking the external chemical exposure to biological effects and reduction in adverse health outcomes." 

December 5, 2017
3:00 pm-4:30 pm

Commonwealth Honors College Building, 160 E

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