Calendar of Events

  (There are no lectures planned for Winter Semester 2012)

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Thursday, November 03, 2011
Great Lakes Integrated Sciences & Assessments (GLISA) 2011 Symposium
1:00 PM -  6:00 PM
Overview, Research Projects, and Keynote Address by Kathy Jacobs, USGCRP

The symposium will introduce GLISA's work on issues related to climate change and variability, with a keynote address by Kathy Jacobs, Director of the U.S. National Climate Assessment, USGCRP.

Monday, November 07, 2011
Women and Work
3:00 PM

The panel examines current issues that confront women in the workplace. Consideration of workplace victimization, the integration of gendered and professional identities, and the effect of gender-hostile work environments on attributions of success will be addressed. This event is free and open to the public.

Lecture by Sisule Musungu, Access to Knowledge and the Global Intellectual Property Policy Debates
4:00 PM -  5:30 PM

Sisule Musungu is the president of IQ Sensato, not-for-profit research and communications organisation. They provide researchers from developing countries an international platform to inform and shape international policy-making on development-related issues. They undertake research, communicate results and stimulate debate through providing access to the work and perspectives of developing country researchers and experts in order to inform policy-making.

Monday, November 14, 2011
Nuclear Nonproliferation & Safeguards: A history and perspective by Dr. Michael Rosenthal
11:45 AM -  1:00 PM

Dr. Michael D. Rosenthal joined Brookhaven National Laboratory in May 2007 as the Head of the Nonproliferation and Safeguards Division. Prior to that he served in the US Department of State and the US Arms Control and Disarmament Agency as a member of the Senior Executive Service.

Health Policy Research Seminar Series
3:00 PM -  4:30 PM

Carl Elliott, MD, PhD, will present a talk for the Health Policy Research Seminar Series.