MQ kick-off meeting, Wednesday, September 19th, 6 pm – 7:30 pm, Paresky 220. Come collaborate on fun and challenging math problems over dinner! Free swipe.
MQ kick-off meeting, Wednesday, September 19th, 6 pm - 7:30 pm, Paresky 220. Come collaborate on fun and challenging math problems over dinner! Free swipe.Find out more »
Journalist, activist and commentator Eric Laursen will discuss his new book The Duty to Stand AsideFind out more »
The structure, music and words of this service comes from the French Taize community with roots in social justice & humanitarian services. Join us on Wednesday nights at 9:15 in the tranquility of candle-light in Thompson Chapel for a half-hour of music, spirit and prayer! All are welcome.Find out more »
Today, and every Thursday from 11:30am-1:30pm, CLiA staff will be at the tables in Paresky to answer your questions, promote a wide variety of opportunities, and share information about our office and what we do. Come talk with us, and enjoy some free treats!Find out more »
A conversation circle with Candomblé and Mohawk elder/activists, Makota Valdina Pinto and Louise Herne, September 20, 4 p.m. Makota Valdina Pinto is an ethicist, environmental justice activist and an elder in the Congo-Angola tradition of the Afro-Brazilian religion, Candomblé. Ms. Pinto is also a specialist in the ritual pharmacology of the Afro-Indigenous religious traditions of northeastern Brazil. Louise Wakerakatse Herne, a Clan Mother of the Mohawk Longhouse of Akwesasne. Ms. Herne, is a respected ceremonial leader, counselor and community organizer responsible for protecting and passing on traditional spiritual and cultural teachings. She is also an activist whose work combines organizing for environmental and gender justice and advocating for the rights of indigenous people in North America.Find out more »
Soledad Fox Maura, author of the new biography Exile, Writer, Soldier, Spy: Jorge Semprún, will present a talk on her work followed by a reception and book signing.Find out more »
A talk and discussion about the challenges of the interdependence between energy and water, and the solution space created at the Department of Energy and the White House. Dr. Noel Bakhtian is the Director of the Center for Advanced Energy Studies, a research and education consortium bringing together the Department of Energy's Idaho National Laboratory and the four public research universities in Idaho and Wyoming. Previously, she served in Washington D.C. in a variety of science policy roles, including as Senior Policy Advisor at the White House Office of Science & Technology Policy (OSTP). Dr. Bakhtian holds a Ph.D. from Stanford University's Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, completed at the Advanced Supercomputing Division at NASA Ames Research Center, where she developed a a potentially enabling technology for…Find out more »