Spring 2018 Lecture Series

*Tentative Titles
Fall 2017 - Spring 2018 Sponsor
The Policy Studies Organization with The American Public University
Date Description
January 5, 2018
#2386

Presidents Lecture

Taking the Pulse of the Ocean in a Changing World

Margaret Leinen

  • Vice Chancellor for Marine Science, UC San Diego and
    Director, Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Abstract | Minutes | Video
January 19, 2018
#2387

The Human Cell Atlas
Revolutionizing Our Understanding of Cellular Diversity and Dynamics

Aviv Regev

  • Professor of Biology, MIT
    Core Member and Faculty Chair, The Broad Institute;
    Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Abstract | Video
February 9, 2018
#2388

Cultural Heritage and Modern Inscriptional Forgeries in the Marketplace
The Intersection of Law, Ethics, and Biblical Studies

Christopher A. Rollston

  • Associate Professor of Northwest Semitic Languages and Literatures
    Department of Classical and Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations
    George Washington University
Abstract
March 9, 2018
#2389

Eclipses: Using Shadows to Shed New Light

Thomas Zurbuchen

  • Associate Administrator, Science Mission Directorate, NASA
Abstract
March 23, 2018
#2390

Earth’s Earliest Life Written in Stone
Reconstructing Earth Life's Deep History and What It Suggests About Life Elsewhere in the Universe

Andrew H. Knoll

  • Fisher Professor of Natural History and
    Professor of Earth and Planetary Sciences
    Harvard University
Abstract
April 6, 2018
#2391

TBA 

April 20, 2018
#2392

TBA

May 4, 2018
#2393

TBA

May 18, 2018
#2394

The 87th Joseph Henry Lecture

Lectures on Cassini (Tentative)

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