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Gawande Lecture Series: When Blindness Makes for Sight, Feb. 21

Gawande Lecture Series: When Blindness Makes for Sight, Feb. 21

The Gawande Lecture Series presents “When Blindness Makes for Sight,” a talk by Professor John Stratton Hawley on  Friday, Feb. 21, at 7 p.m. in Baker Center Room 231. Hawley is Professor of Religion in Barnard College at Columbia University About the Talk: It is quite rare for a Hindi […]

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January 2, 2014 at 8:30 amEvents

The ‘Appalachian Problem’: A Fresh Perspective, Feb. 21

The ‘Appalachian Problem’: A Fresh Perspective, Feb. 21

Dr. Amy Rock, Visiting Assistant Professor of Geography at Ohio University, presents “The ‘Appalachian Problem’: A Fresh Perspective” at 3:05 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 21, in Clippinger 119. Abstract: For almost half a century, Appalachia has been viewed as a “region apart” from the rest of the United States. Culturally, […]

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January 2, 2014 at 6:39 amEvents

Philosophy of Science: Why Genetics Succeeds: An Epistemology of Scientific Practice, Feb. 21

Philosophy of Science: Why Genetics Succeeds: An Epistemology of Scientific Practice, Feb. 21

The Philosophy of Science Lecture series presents C. Kenneth Waters on “Why Genetics Succeeds: An Epistemology of Scientific Practice,” on Friday, Feb. 21, Waters is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Minnesota, Director of the Minnesota Center for Philosophy of Science, and President Elect of the Philosophy of Science […]

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January 2, 2014 at 6:28 amEvents

Seminar: Invasive Plants and Native Amphibians: The Implications for Amphibian Conservation in Eastern North America, Feb. 24

The Biological & Biomedical Sciences Research Seminar Series presents Lisa Regula Meyer, Ph.D. Vertebrate Anatomy Candidate, on “Invasive Plants and Native Amphibians: The Implications for Amphibian Conservation in Eastern North America” on Feb. 24 at noon in Irvine 110. Upcoming Events Kelly Williams, Ph.D. Vertebrate Anatomy Candidate, on “Linking Behavior with […]

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January 2, 2014 at 6:12 amEvents

Philosophy Forum: ‘Pragmatism and Truth,’ Feb. 25

Philosophy Forum: ‘Pragmatism and Truth,’ Feb. 25

The 20th anniversary Philosophy Forum presents a public lecture by Dr. Philip Kitcher on “Pragmatism and Truth” on Tuesday, Feb. 25, at 4:30 p.m. in Scripps Hall 111. The Forum brings in world-class philosophers for three days of seminars as well as the public kick-off lecture.  It is one of […]

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January 2, 2014 at 5:27 amEvents

Café Conversations: Imagining International Justice, Feb. 26

Café Conversations: Imagining International Justice, Feb. 26

Café Conversations presents Dr. Haley Duschinski on “Imagining International Justice” on Wednesday, Feb. 26, at 5 p.m. at the Baker Center Front Room. Community is a word that means something different in every language. Justice, however, is a word that carries the same meaning no matter the culture. Duschinski, Associate […]

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January 2, 2014 at 5:20 amEvents

MCB Seminar: CNU Students and Awards, Feb. 25

The Molecular and Cellular Biology (MCB 7410) Seminar series presents CNU Students and Awards on Feb. 25. Seminars are Tuesdays from 4:35 to 5:30 p.m. in Porter Hall 104. The coordinator is Dr. Fabian Benencia. The spring 2014 topic is “Novel Advances in Translational Research.” Upcoming Events Richard Leach, invited guest […]

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January 2, 2014 at 5:18 amEvents