Fall 2015

Fall 2015

Aug 26 No class meeting First meeting is Sept 2
Sept 2 Scott MacDonald – Professor of Philosophy & Dale R. Corson House Professor, Hans Bethe House Building a Life Worth Living
Sept 9 Steven Strogatz – Jacob Gould Schurman Professor of Applied Mathematics & Bethe House Fellow Imposters Unite!
Sept 16 Scott MacDonald – Professor of Philosophy & Norma K. Regan Professor in Christian Studies Evil
Sept 23 Amie Shao & Liz Schier – MASS Design Architecture and Community: Beyond the Building
Sept 30 Amy McCune – Professor, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology & Bethe House Fellow Fascination with form: an evolutionary tale of fishes with lungs
Oct 7 David Kaplan – Professor of Physics, Johns Hopkins University Physics, the Movies, and All That
Oct 14 Kenneth Monjero – Kenya Agricultural and Livestock Research Organization
Teaching Kids about Science in the Heart of Nairobi
Oct 21 Amara Lakhous –Messenger Lecturer, Author of “Clash of Civilizations Over an Elevator in Piazza Vittorio” Becoming a Writer: The Story of My Dream
Oct 28 Maria Cristina Garcia – Howard A. Newman Professor of American Studies & Bethe House Fellow Everything you know about immigration is (probably) wrong!
Nov 4 Liz Karns – Procedural Advocate for Complainants of Sexual Assault and Harassment & Bethe House Fellow 2015 AAU/Cornell Survey on Sexual Assault and Harassment: Impact on Students
Nov 11 Ron Hoy – Merksamer Professor, Neurobiology and Behavior & Bethe House Fellow Your brain on music
Nov 18 Ariana Kim – Professor of Violin & Bethe House Fellow Routes of Evanescence: Music for Solo Violin
Nov 25
THANKSGIVING BREAK!
Dec 2 Sandra Greene – Professor of History & Bethe House Fellow Family Histories/Contentious Conversations
Dec 9  NO MEETING