Lecture/Talk
Please join us ofor the screening of Body Politics in its Digital Storytelling format. Stay after the screening for a talk back with the participants in this year's production about their process and journey as they produced their own stories.

April 16—April 17, 2015 7:00 pm

Claire Messud is the author of The Woman Upstairs and The Emperor’s Children, a New York Times, Los Angeles Times, and Washington Post Best Book of the Year.

April 16, 2015
8:00 pm-10:00 pm

Memorial Hall, Memorial Hall

This panel, moderated by Obed Pasha, lecturer at the Center for Public Policy and Administration, will examine perceptions from contemporary non-Western Muslim-majority venues of the line between free speech and hate speech.

April 17, 2015
2:30 pm-4:00 pm

Goodell Hall, Bernie Dallas Room

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies presents its annual Dan S. Collins Memorial Lecture. This year, we are welcoming Laura L. Knoppers, Professor of English at the University of Notre Dame. 

April 21, 2015
4:00 pm

Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies

Robert S. Chapkin, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor, University Faculty Fellow, Regents Fellow & AgriLife Senior Faculty Fellow at Texas A&M University will deliver the keynote lecture titled “Winning the Chemoprevention War: Reducing Inflammation through Nutrition.”

April 21, 2015
4:30 pm-6:30 pm

Mullins Center, Massachusetts Room (Third Floor)

Hari Balasubramanian, associate professor of industrial engineering, will speak on “A mobile surgical unit and a rural health center in Ecuador: Learning from alternative methods of delivering healthcare” as part of the SPHHS Diversity Speaker Series.

April 22, 2015
5:00 pm

Campus Center, 911

"Growing Up Digital: From the Times to the Marshall Project," presented by Gabriel Dance, a multi-media journalist, Pulitzer-Prize winning team member at The Guardian for the National Security Agency leaks story, and now a managing editor for the Marshall Project, a non-profit investigative journalism startup focusing on crime and punishment in the US. Part of the Social Science Matters series.

April 23, 2015
4:00 pm

Integrative Learning Center, N301

mOthertongue welcomes you to celebrate language, culture, and art during the reception for our 2015 edition! We will have a keynote speaker and readings/presentations by those who were selected for the journal's publication.

April 24, 2015
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Herter Hall

"Learning to Labor in the 21st Century," presented by Katherine S. Newman. Part of the Social Science Matters series.

April 28, 2015
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Campus Center, Hadley Room

Changes in regional forest composition in response to climate change are often predicted using niche-based models or biophysical process models that either do not account for or greatly simplify processes such as succession, dispersal, and tree harvest. 

April 29, 2015
3:30 pm

Morrill Science Center, 134

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