Lessons Learned from My Grandfather: Nonviolence in a Violent World

Thursday, February 2, 2017 at 7:00 pm
4th Floor Programming Room

Arun Gandhi, grandson of Mahatma Gandhi will be speaking about lessons learned from his grandfather on nonviolence in a violent world. 

2017 Humanities Symposium:  Reflections on World War I

Humanities Symposium Faculty Seminars:

Wednesday, February 15, 2017:  4:30-6pm Wine and Cheese
Room TBA

Thursday, February 16, 2017:  noon-1:30pm Lunch Provided
Room TBA

Humanities Symposium Student-Faculty Discussion:

Wednesday, March 15 and Thursday March 16, 2017
McManus Theater

Keynote Address:

Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 6:00 pm
McGuire Hall

Professor Christopher Capozzola, History Department M.I.T.
A few copies of Chris Capozzola's book, Uncle Sam Wants You:  World War I and the Making of the Modern American Citizen (Oxford, 2008) will be available at the Center's Office.

Natural and Applied Sciences: Grand Seminar 2017

Monday, February 27, 2017 at 4:30 pm
McGuire Hall

John Mather, Ph.D., scientist at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center and Nobel laureate will present "The History of the Universe from the beginning to the end: where did we come from, where can we go?"  Meet and Greet and NASA Show and Tell beginning at 4:30 pm with seminar beginning at 5:30 pm.

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