Spring 2016

Spring 2016

January 27 Scott MacDonald – Professor of Philosophy & Dale R. Corson House Professor, Hans Bethe House Building a Life Worth Living
February 3 Derk Pereboom – Professor of Philosophy & Bethe House House Fellow Consciousness
February 10 Chip Aquadro –  Alexander Professor of Biological Sciences & Bethe House House Fellows Your DNA: revealing your ancestry and health
February 18 – Special Thursday edition Michael Moss – Author (Salt, Sugar, Fat), Investigative Journalist (NY Times), and University Lecturer Salt, Sugar, Fat
February 24 Peter Wittich – Professor of Physics Neutrinos and the Nobel Prize
March 2 David Pizarro – Professor of Psychology & Bethe House House Fellow Superstition, Skepticism, and Science: Understanding why it’s so hard to change people’s minds
March 9 Lindsay Anderson – Biological and Environmental Engineering & Bethe House Fellow Renewable Energy: Benefits and Limitations
March 16 David Miller, Ryaan Ahmed, & friends Baroque opera and the staging of Eumelio
March 23 – Special time: 8:00-9:00 pm Robert Harrison – Chair, Cornell Board of Trustees & CEO, Clinton Global Initiative An open conversation
March 30 SPRING BREAK!
April 6 Liz Wayne & Xine Yao –PhDivas The Joys of Podcasting
April 13 Verity Platt – Professor of Classics & Bethe House House Fellow “Are Classical Statues Naked or Nude — and Why Should we Care?”
April 20 Nima Arkani-Hamed – Professor of Physics, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton

Yuval Grossman – Professor of Physics, Cornell & Bethe House House Fellow

Physics Without Borders
April 27 Nge Lay & Aung Ko The Sick Classroom and Other Tales
May 4 Rick Schwartz – Award winning film and TV producer tba

 

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