Oct. 5 – Department of Sociology and Anthropology Ethnographic Film Series, “A Little Bit of So Much Truth,” Room 138, Schroeder Hall, 7 p.m. Free and open to the public.
Oct. 6 – Department of Physics Colloquium, Prof. Greg Engel, University of Chicago, “Exploring Design Principles of Quantum Dynamics in Biological Light Harvesting Systems,” Room 214, Moulton Hall, 4 p.m. Free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served 15 minutes prior to each colloquium in the adjoining hallway or in the room.
Oct. 7 – ISU Writing Program, “Portfolios and Reflection: Strategies for Engaging Students,” Dr. Kathleen Yancey, Room 133, Stevenson Hall, 11 a.m. Lunch will be provided for workshop participants. Please register in advance with David Giovagnoli at email@example.com
Oct. 7 – Latin American and Latino/a Studies Program and the Department of Politics and Government, “Immigration Rights and US Immigration Policy Panel,” Jaime Escalante Room, Vrooman Center, 6:30 p.m. Free and open to the public.
Oct. 7 – ISU Writing Program, “The Transfer of Writing Knowledge and Practice: What We Know, What We’re Learning,” Dr. Kathleen Yancey, Florida State University, Room 101, Stevenson Hall, 7 p.m. Free and open to the public.
Oct. 8 – Women’s and Gender Studies, “Negotiating Marriage and Polyamory in Queer Mexico City.” First in a series of three “Queer Talks.” Anahi Russo-Garrido, Metropolitan State University of Denver, will host a skype talk and Q&A. Room 107, Vrooman Center, noon – 1 p.m. Pizza will be provided.
Oct. 8 – Department of History/ISU Speaker Series, Prof. John David Smith, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, “Abraham Lincoln, Emancipation, and Black Troops,” Prairie Room, Bone Student Center, 7 p.m. Free and open to the public.
Oct. 9 – Department of Philosophy Colloquium, Prof. Ron Mallon, Washington University, “Minimal Identities, Social Intuitionism, and the Robustness of Social Kinds,” Room 401A, Stevenson Hall, 4 p.m. Free and open to the public.