Fall 2013

Fall 2013

Sept 45:00pm Albie Sachs, A.D. White Professor at Large; South African Constitutional Court Justice Nelson Mandela: Memories of working with him over half a century
Sept 117:15pm Mary Beth Grant, Cornell’s Judicial Administrator Myths & Facts: consent, drinking, and sexual assault
Sept 18 David Pizarro, Associate Professor, Psychology Mindbugs: How our basic social and moral intuitions interfere with modern life
Sept 25 Charlie Trautmann, Director of Ithaca’s Sciencenter Hans Bethe, Carl Sagan, and Bill Nye: 3 Cornellians and Their Legacy
Oct 2 Jay M. Pasachoff, Field Memorial Professor of Astronomy, Williams College My Life in Astronomy: Plans, Serendipity, Luck, and Dedication
Oct 9 Bob Weeden, naturalist, author, & retired professor (Univ of Alaska Fairbanks) The Forgotten Citizen: What Naturalists Could Contribute to Society in the Century Ahead
Oct 16 Scott MacDonald, Dale R. Corson House Professor & Dean of Hans Bethe House Thinking (with Augustine’s help) about why we behave badly
Oct 23 Jeff Cowie, Professor in ILR, House Professor Emeritus at Keeton House Inequality in America
Oct 30 David Feldshuh, Professor of Theater, Emergency Medicine Physician How I worked my way through med school directing plays (and ended up with two careers)
Nov 6 David DeVries, Associate Dean of Undergraduate Education, College of Arts & Sciences Remember me to Tee Fee Crane: Liberal Arts Education Cornell-Style
Nov 13 Angela, Gonzales, Associate Professor of Development Sociology Bringing it all back home: Cultivating campus-community collaborations to reduce cancer disparities among Hopi Indians
Nov 20 Muna Ndulo, Professor of Law China’s Investments in Africa and Human Rights
November 27 Thanksgiving Break! Turkey & Stuffing!
December 4 Michael Twentyman, Software Architect, TED; Class of ’99 How code can change your life (for better or worse)