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2015 -2016 Schedule

Date Room Speaker Topic
Sept. 9
CC 165 Manisha Sinha
Afro-American Studies
The Forgotten Emancipationists: Writing a New History of Abolition
Oct. 14
CC 803 Short Talk:
Richard O'Brien
Chancellor Emeritus
Outreach Activity at the Springfield Museum of Art
    Susan Whitbourne
Psychology & Brain Sciences
The Keys to Successful Aging: Tips for Finding Fulfillment in Retirement
Nov. 10
Morrill 129* Mike Williams
The Marvin Rausch Mineral Collection
Dec. 9
Amherst Room, Campus Center Holiday Luncheon
(12:00 - 2:00 pm)
Feb. 10
CC 165 Short Talk:
Arthur Quinton
The Early History of Radar
    Robert Feldman
Deputy Chancellor
Psychology & Brain Sciences
The Liar in Your Life: The Way to Truthful Relationships
Mar. 9
CC 904 Short Talk:
J.P. Berwald
French & Italian
The Big Bands of the 30s, 40s
    Jenna Marquard
Mech. & Industrial Engineering
Integrating Patient-Generated Data into the Electronic Health Record: Patient, Nurse, and Physician Perspectives
Apr. 15
CC 803 Senator Stan Rosenberg
President Massachusetts Senate
State of the State and of Higher Education
May 11
Amherst Room, Campus Center Banquet
(5:30 - 8:00 pm)
* We will meet in Morrill (room 129) for this session for the tour of the precious minerals exhibit. Refreshments will be available and business will be conducted before the tour.

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