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Lectures and Seminars

September 17, 2021

Tafsir Class

September 17, 2021 at 3:00pm5:00pm EDT

Virtual (See event details)

Please join the Islamic Chaplaincy led by Amir Duric on Fridays from 3 – 5 p.m. for Tafsir class. For more information and to register, email aduric@syr.edu.

September 21, 2021

Soyars Leadership Lecture Series

September 21, 2021 at 6:30pm7:50pm EDT

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More info coming soon. Visitors must comply with any campus, local, and state health directives. ** If you do not have a Blackboard connection and want to join the presentation please use this link:…

September 23, 2021

Herbert Lourie Memorial Lecture on Health Policy

September 23, 2021 at 4:00pm5:30pm EDT

Eggers Hall, 220 Eggers Hall

Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha (Michigan State University) will present the 33rd Annual Herbert Lourie Memorial Lecture on Health Policy on Thursday, September 23, 2021 at 4:00pm. Mona Hanna-Attisha, MD,…

September 24, 2021

Strings and Farrell

‘But Those People Are Disgusting!’: A Seminar on Critical Fat Studies

September 24, 2021 at 9:00am12:00pm EDT

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Hear from two internationally known experts in critical fat studies during this virtual half-day seminar.

Tafsir Class

September 24, 2021 at 3:00pm5:00pm EDT

Virtual (See event details)

Please join the Islamic Chaplaincy led by Amir Duric on Fridays from 3 – 5 p.m. for Tafsir class. For more information and to register, email aduric@syr.edu.

Mechanics of Disease and Development group meeting

September 24, 2021 at 3:00pm5:00pm EDT

Bowne Hall, 414 and Virtual (See event details)

A monthly meeting of the Disease and Development focus group of the BioInspired Institute. This month's speakers are Heidi Hehnly, Biology, and Alison Patteson, Physics.

September 29, 2021

trio of pottery pieces created by David Drake

Poetic Vessels: Dave the Potter and the Art of Black History

September 29, 2021 at 6:00pm7:30pm EDT

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Gabrielle Foreman discusses the work of enslaved potter, David Drake, and the poetry he inscribed in his outsized vessels.

October 1, 2021

Tafsir Class

October 1, 2021 at 3:00pm5:00pm EDT

Virtual (See event details)

Please join the Islamic Chaplaincy led by Amir Duric on Fridays from 3 – 5 p.m. for Tafsir class. For more information and to register, email aduric@syr.edu.

October 8, 2021

‘Cuse Tank 2021

October 8, 2021 at 2:00pm5:00pm EDT

Bird Library

'Cuse Tank student startup prize competition featuring top student ventures pitching to parent judges who are innovators and entrepreneurs. 

EARTH: The Anthology, Artist Event & Reception

October 8, 2021 at 2:00pm4:00pm EDT

Lyman Hall, 134

Join artist and alumna Diana Wege ’76 as she presents a copy of EARTH: The Anthology , an anthology of sacred texts and environmental literature selected, introduced, and illuminated by Diana…

Tanner Lecture: Citizenship in an Age of Perpetual Conflict

October 8, 2021 at 4:00pm5:30pm EDT

National Veterans Resource Center, IVMF Auditorium

The Tanner Lecture Series on Ethics, Citizenship, and Public Responsibility, will host Phil Klay, a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps. The title of his talk is, “Citizenship in an Age of…

October 14, 2021

Painting by Artemisia Gentileschi, Judith and Holofernes, ca. 1612

Painting Dangerously in 17th-Century Italy: Artemisia Gentileschi and the Art of Dissent

October 14, 2021 at 5:30pm6:30pm EDT

Hall of Languages, 500 (Kilian Room)

Sheila Barker (Friends of the Medici Archive) In this lecture hosted by Art and Music Histories, Barker draws from her latest research and forthcoming book to present a lively look at the work of…

December 1, 2021

Ordinary Notes: On the (Un)Making of Black Meanings

December 1, 2021 at 3:00pm4:00pm EST

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Christina Sharpe (York University, Toronto) Renowned scholar Christina Sharpe delivers a lecture on the various Black meanings embedded in the “ordinary” notes that compose Black Life. Offering a…

December 2, 2021

P. Gabrielle Foreman appears in orange sweater smiling and with hands clapped together

A Declaration of Our Wrongs and Rights: Syracuse’s Star-Studded 1864 National Convention and a New Era of Black Organizing

December 2, 2021 at 4:00pm5:15pm EST

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Gabrielle Foreman suggests that the 1864 national convention held in Syracuse should be understood as a centerpiece of the seven-decades movement for Black rights, justice, and dignity.

March 10, 2022

Paul Volcker Lecture in Behavioral Economics

March 10, 2022 at 4:00pm5:30pm EST

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Katy Milkman (University of Pennsylvania) will give the seventh annual Paul Volcker Lecture in Behavioral Economics. For more information, please contact Katrina Fiacchi at kfiacchi@syr.edu.