Visiting scholar Kathy Lavezzo (Department of English, University of Iowa) will deliver a talk titled “The Wandering Woman in the Jewish Boy: Gender, Antisemitism, and the English City."  This talk grows out of her research on antisemitism from the age of Bede to the time of Milton.

October 16, 2019
4:30 pm

Arthur F. Kinney Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies, First Floor Lecture Room

The food industry is one of the largest contributors to global climate change.

October 17, 2019
5:00 pm-8:00 pm

Hampshire Dining Commons

Tom Segev, a leading Israeli historian and journalist, presents his new book “A State at Any Cost: The Life of David Ben-Gurion.”

October 17, 2019
5:00 pm

Institute for Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, event hall

Gerson S. Sher provides a sweeping and critical history of what happens when science is used as a foreign policy tool.

October 18, 2019
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Integrative Learning Center, 131

Heather Boushey is president and CEO of the Washington Center for Equitable Growth.

October 21, 2019
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Crotty Hall, 209

The UManage Center for the Science of Symptom Self-Management is delighted to present the fourth talk in the College of Nursing's 2019 Fall Seminar Series, "Optimizing behavioral therapy for insomnia co-existing with COPD", to be given by Dr. Mary Kapella, Associate Professor at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Nursing.

October 22, 2019
12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Skinner Hall, 101

The Local Politics of Criminal Justice Reform.  2pm Panel: Liz Chiarello, Toussaint Losier, Lucius Couloute, Hadar Aviram.  4pm Keynote Speakers: David E. Sullivan, Becky Michaels

October 24, 2019
2:00 pm-6:00 pm

Goodell Hall, Bernie Dallas

Interested in an industry position, but not sure how to prepare? Edie Stringfellow, Director of Diversity and Inclusion at MassBio, will discuss how to market yourself for industry as a STEM graduate student.

October 24, 2019
6:00 pm-7:30 pm

Life Science Laboratories, S340

True hydrodynamic modelling at continental scales represents a revolution in hydraulic science and has the potential to transform decision-making and risk management in a wide variety of fields.  This seminar reviews this progress and outlines recent efforts to develop a 30m resolution true hydrodynamic model of the entire continental U.S. 

October 28, 2019
4:00 pm

Old Chapel, Great Hall

Benny Morris and Dror Ze’evi, co-authors of The Thirty-Year Genocide, (Harvard University Press, 2019) will describe and analyze the destruction of Turkey's large Armenian, Greek and Assyrian (Syriac) minorities by the three successive Turkish regimes led by Sultan Abdulhamid II (1894-1896), the Young Turks (1914-1918) and Ataturk (1919-1924).

October 28, 2019
5:00 pm

Institute for Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, event hall