Lectures and Seminars

September 23, 2019

Life Sciences Complex building

Biology Department Seminar Series: Dr. Stephen Glatt

September 23, 2019 at 12:00pm1:00pm

Life Sciences Complex, LSC 106 Lundgren Room

As part of a seminar series, the Biology Department within the College of Arts and Sciences presents Dr. Stephen Glatt, Director, Psychiatric Genetic Epidemiology & Neurobiology Laboratory of…

September 24, 2019

Pyrrhic Constitutionalism? Buddhism, Secularism and the Limits of Law in Sri Lanka

September 24, 2019 at 12:30pm1:30pm

Eggers Hall, 341

Benjamin Schothal, Associate Professor of Buddhism and Asian Religions, University of Otago, New Zealand Of the seven countries in South and Southeast Asia with majority-Buddhist populations, six…

September 25, 2019

Campbell Lecture: Ronald Feldman

September 25, 2019 at 3:00pm4:30pm

Eggers Hall, 220

Ron J. Feldman, COO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis and Maxwell Alum, will discuss such topics as financial crises, banking regulation – including Dodd-Frank, and address questions…

Will Brexit Break Britain?

September 25, 2019 at 5:15pm6:15pm

Newhouse Communications Center 1, 102

A Talk by Samuel Marc Lowe, Center for European Reform Britain is due to leave the EU on October 31. At this stage, we still do not know whether this “do or die event” (as Prime Minister…

September 27, 2019

2019 Public Diplomacy Symposium ‘Common Ground: The Cultural Threads That Connect Us’

September 27, 2019 at 9:30am4:00pm

Eggers Hall, 220

Association of Public Diplomacy Scholars presents the 2019 Public Diplomacy Symposium, an all-day exploration of specific elements of cultural diplomacy threads. It will feature a keynote address by…

September 30, 2019

China’s One Child Policy and International Trade: The Effect of Distorted Sex Ratios on Comparative Advantage

September 30, 2019 at 4:00pm5:00pm

Eggers Hall, 341

Andrey Stoyanov, Associate Professor, Department of Economics, York University “China’s One Child Policy and International Trade: The Effect of Distorted Sex Ratios on Comparative…

October 1, 2019

The Influence of Local and Global Discourses on Parental Beliefs and Practices of Indian Parents

October 1, 2019 at 12:30pm2:00pm

Eggers Hall, 341

Amita Gupta, Professor of Education, The City College of New York Gupta will discuss the findings of a study to understand Indian parents’ perceptions on parent-child relationships including those…

Liberating Stories of Resistance Along the U.S./Mexico Border

October 1, 2019 at 5:00pm6:30pm

Sims Hall, 319

Michelle Téllez (University of Arizona) has a long history of grassroots community engagement and activism in multiple social justice projects that draw on critical pedagogy, principles of…

October 2, 2019

Economics Presents: Sergio Urzua

October 2, 2019 at 11:00am12:30pm

Eggers Hall, 112

Applied Micro Seminar Light refreshments served beforehand. Topics will include theoretical and applied microeconomics, with speakers from SU and other universities. Speakers will discuss their own…

Prospects for Venezuela

October 2, 2019 at 12:00pm1:00pm

Eggers Hall, 225B

This is a conference call hosted by the Council on Foreign Relations. The Academic Conference Call series provides the opportunity for students across the country and around the world to participate…

Women, Music, and Activism in Latin America

October 2, 2019 at 2:15pm3:30pm

Maxwell Hall, 204

A Performance and Lecture by Colleen Kattau, Associate Professor of Spanish, SUNY Cortland This event will feature signature songs of comprometida (or politically conscious) female folk artists from…

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Bending the Arc: The High-Rise Passive House in the 21st Century

October 2, 2019 at 4:00pm5:30pm

Bird Library, Room 114, Peter Graham Scholarly Commons

Passive House technology, a system forwarded in Germany in the late 1980s was originally tested on small buildings. Its success resulted increased interest in building sustainably, and the…

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Understanding Islam Series

October 2, 2019 at 5:30pm7:00pm

Bird Library, 114

Join the Muslim Chaplaincy at Syracuse University for its renowned 7-week program intended to educate and increase understanding of Islam, and also to engage participants of different backgrounds…

October 3, 2019

Widening the Circle: Indigenous Knowledge on the Personhood of All Beings and Justice for the Land

October 3, 2019 at 4:00pm5:30pm

Bird Library, 114

Kameshwar C. Wali Lecture in the Sciences and Humanities for 2019 Presented by Robin Wall Kimmerer (SUNY ESF) As distinguished guest lecturer for this annual Physics / Humanities Center…

October 4, 2019

ASI Seminar: Intergenerational Exchanges in Europe

October 4, 2019 at 12:00pm1:00pm

Lyman Hall, 314

Marco Albertini, Universita di Bologna “Intergenerational Exchanges in Europe” Sponsored by the Aging Studies Institute

October 8, 2019

A Toxic Triangle? The India-Afghanistan-Pakistan Dynamic in the 21st Century

October 8, 2019 at 12:30pm1:30pm

Eggers Hall, 341

Avinash Paliwal, Deputy Director, South Asia Institute, Lecturer, International Studies and Diplomacy, SOAS University of London Great power involvement in Afghanistan has often eclipsed analysis…

October 9, 2019

Liberalizing Industrial Relations in Europe: Rethinking the Role of the State

October 9, 2019 at 12:30pm2:00pm

Maxwell Hall, 204

Liberalizing Industrial Relations in Europe: Rethinking the Role of the State A talk by Chris Howell, James Monroe Professor of Politics at Oberlin College Over the last three decades and more, the…

October 10, 2019

We Want To Do More Than Survive: Abolitionist Teaching

October 10, 2019 at 7:00pm8:30pm

Life Sciences Complex, 001

With Bettina Love, University of Georgia The Douglas Biklen Landscape of Urban Education Lecture Series The Harry S. and Elva K. Ganders Memorial Fund Lecture In this talk, Bettina Love discuss the…

October 11, 2019

Geography, Environment, and Society Colloquium Series: Wendy Wolford

October 11, 2019 at 3:00pm4:00pm

Eggers Hall, 018

This talk will be the keynote address of the annual Nature-Society Workshop. Wendy Wolford, Professor, Department of Development Sociology, Cornell University. Sponsored by the Geography Department.

State of Democracy Lecture: Indivisible Project

October 11, 2019 at 4:00pm5:30pm

Physics Building, Solkin Auditorium

Ezra Levin, co-founder and co-Executive Director of the Indivisible Project, and co-author of the forthcoming book, We Are Indivisible: A Blueprint for Democracy After Trump. Ezra is an Indivisible…