Weekly Bulletin

The Political Economy Research Institute (PERI) is hosting a guest lecture by World Bank executive and alumnus Denny Kalyalya on Friday, Sept. 26 at 3 p.m. in Gordon Hall. Kalyalya, executive director at the World Bank representing the Africa Group I Constituency, will discuss “Financing for...
The Student Legal Services Office is celebrating its 40th anniversary with a panel discussion and an evening gala in the Marriott Center on Friday, Oct. 17. The event opens with a panel on “National Security and Due Process” with attorney Burton Weinstein, Michael McAuliff, senior...
“Recent Works” by artist Diana MacKenzie will be exhibited Oct. 5-31 at the Incubator Project Space in Hampden Gallery in Southwest. An opening reception is being held Sunday, Oct. 5 from 2-4 p.m. MacKenzie says her recent works are influenced by the balanced, understated harmony with...

Alumnus Matt Golombek, senior research scientist at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, will speak on “How to Select a Landing Site on Mars” on Friday, Oct. 3 at 3:30 p.m. in the Marriott Room on the 11th floor of the Campus Center as part of the Geosciences Department’s Alumni Reunion.

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Martin Eve, lecturer in English Literature at the University of Lincoln in the United Kingdom, will speak on “Open Access and the Humanities: Contexts, Controversies and the Future,” on Thursday, Oct. 2 at 3 p.m. in 2601 Du Bois Library.

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The Molecular and Cardiovascular Physiology Lab is seeking women to participate in a study looking at how heart disease risk changes during the menopausal transition. Women who have recently begun the menopausal transition, have not had period for 60 days or more but less than one year or have not...

Jared Bernstein of the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, Arindrajit Dube, associate professor of economics, and Ariel Jacobson of Restaurant Opportunities Centers United will take part in a panel discussion, “Waging Democracy: The Politics and Process of Raising the Minimum Wage,” on Monday, Sept. 29 at 4 p.m. in 168C Campus Center.

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In 1946, there was huge-scale destruction of German cities and acute suffering of civilians. After what Germany had done, why should anyone care? Stig Dagerman, a 23-year-old left-radical Swedish journalist, wrote a series of articles from postwar Germany that cold, wet autumn that were later...
Cyrus Mulready, associate professor of English at State University of New York New Paltz, will give a presentation titled “#Shakespeare: Following Falstaff in Early Modern England and Beyond” as part of the Five College Renaissance Seminar series on Thursday, Oct. 2 at 4:30 p.m. at the...
Tom Jordan, a visiting researcher in the astronomy department, will speak on “QuarkNet: Teaching and Learning 21st Century Physics” at a STEM Education Institute seminar on Tuesday, Oct. 7 at 4 p.m. in 138 Hasbrouck. Nearly 600 physics teachers from across the U.S. attend one-week,...

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