February-University Lecture Series - Carnegie Mellon University

February 2010 ULS

Welcome to the University Lecture Series Web site for February.

Lectures this month include:

Black History Month - Lectures and events throughout this month are listed / Special keynote lecture on February 24 with Dr. Steve Perry

Feb. 3 - Steinbrenner Institute Environmental Distinguished Lecture Series and School of Design Lecture Series / Ezio Manzini, Milan Polytechnic / DESIGN FOR SOCIAL INNOVATION AND SUSTAINABILITY: Design as Catalyser of Diffuse Creativity for Sustainable Changes

Feb. 4 - Humanities Center Lectures / Dale Jamieson, New York University / The Moral and Political Challenges of Climate Change

Feb. 8 - CANCELLED / Heinz College Convocation / David McCormick, Bridgewater Associates / Reflections on the Global Financial Crisis: An Insider’s Perspective

Feb. 12 - CANCELLED - College of Engineering Leadership Speaker Series / Aris Candris (E’74, ’78), CEO of Westinghouse Electric Company / Meeting the World's Energy Needs in a CO2-Constrained Environment: The Role of Nuclear Power

Feb. 15 - David Topper, University of Winnipeg / When Einstein Came to Town

Feb. 17 - ULS Journeys Lecture / Joseph B. (“Jay”) Kadane, Carnegie Mellon / Uncertainty in Action

Feb. 18 - Steinbrenner Institute Environmental Distinguished Lecture Series / John McLachlan, Tulane University / Genes, Germs and the Environment: An Ecological Perspective on Health and Disease

Feb. 19 - Freestyle, Riccardo Schulz, Soy Sos and J. Armstead Brown. Moderated by Luqman Abdus-salaam / The Arts Greenhouse / Truth About the Booth: How To Record Hip-Hop Like A Pro

Feb. 22 - Innovation and Invention in Science & Technology Lecture Series / Esther Takeuchi / Toward the Bionic Human: Medical Devices and How They Are Powered

Feb. 24 - Black History Month Keynote / Dr. Steve Perry / Black in America2

Feb. 25 - ULS Journeys Lecture / Eva Maria Höller-Cladders / Daring to Leap – The Quest for Purpose