Wednesday, September 28, 2016

UW Public Lecture Series

As usual for a great university, the University of Washington has a great upcoming lecture series with topics we have seen here.  All of them are free unless otherwise notated. Some that might be of interest:

 Wednesday, October 5th
Race and Social Equity: A Nervous Area of Government by Dr. Susan T. Gooden, Parrington Hall at noon

Thursday, October 6th
Define American: My Life as an Undocumented Immigrant by Jose Antonio Vargas in Kane 130 at 7:30 pm, admission $5

Wednesday, Oct 12th
Engineering Solutions for a Seismically Resilient Seattle by Professor Jeffrey Berman in Kane 130 at 7:30 pm.

Race and Violence in American Politics by Professor Megan Ming Francis, Kane 120 at 7:30 pm

Wednesday, Nov. 9th
The Past is Another Country; They Do Things Differently There by M.T. Anderson, on writing historical fiction for teens. Kane 220 at 7 pm, admission $10

Tuesday, Nov. 15th
Playing with Art and Science: Origami, Glass and Mathematics; Martin Demaine and Erick Demaine, both from MIT, Kane 120 at 7:30 pm