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APRIL 15

Tuesday
      • 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
      • Anila D'Mello's thesis defense in Psychology
      • On Campus Location
      • VSPACER
      • Anila D'Mello will defend her Master's thesis on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 from 2-4 pm in Asbury 336. The title of Anila's thesis is: Cerebellar Grey Matter and Lobular Volumes Correspond with Core Autistic Symptoms

        Committee:
        Catherine Stoodley, Chair
        Art Shapiro
        Chandan Vaidya (Georgetown University)
        Lauren McGrath

        Type: Lecture/Speaker
        Host: Psychology

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      • 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
      • Geoengineering in the IPCC Report: New Legitimacy for a Radical Idea
      • Hurst Classroom 205
      • VSPACER
      • The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change's fifth assessment report has paid significant attention to climate geoengineering. What does this mean for the push to find large-scale technological responses to climate change? Join a group of experts who will unpack the IPCC report, and who will ask, what's next for climate geoengineering?

        Type: Lecture/Speaker
        Host: SIS: Global Environmental Politics

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      • 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
      • Dean's Discussion: Tara Sonenshine: Engaging the World: Public Diplomacy Today
      • Abramson Family Founders Room, SIS Building
      • VSPACER
      • Tara Sonenshine has a distinguished career in government, non-profits and the media. She served as Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs under both Secretary Clinton and Secretary Kerry. She is currently Distinguished Fellow, School of Media and Public Affairs at George Washington University. Her high-level experience in the media includes producing news programs for ...more

        Type: Lecture/Speaker
        Host: School of International Service

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AFTER APRIL 15

      • Wed 04/16/14
        noon – 1:30 pm
      • Department Seminar
      • Kreeger Economics Conference Room 100
      • The Department of Economics sponsors a weekly series in which economists from all facets of the profession present their cutting edge research on a wide variety of topics. All workshops are open to the public, and held on Wednesdays from 12:00 to 1:15 in Kreeger 100, unless otherwise noted.

        April 23: Daniel Bernhofen, American University School of International Service
        "Estimating the Effects ...more

        Type: Lecture/Speaker
        Host: Economics

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      • Wed 04/16/14
        noon – 2:00 pm
      • Open Honors Colloquium: A Conversation with Kirk Bloodsworth, Death Row Exoneree
      • McDowell Formal
      • Join JLC Professor Robert Johnson's class on "Extreme Punishments" for an open conversation with Kirk Bloodsworth, a death row exoneree and prominent criminal justice advocate. The first inmate to be exonerated from death row with DNA testing, Mr. Bloodsworth is the current Advocacy Director at Witness to Innocence and has a documentary coming out in 2014.

        Type: Lecture/Speaker
        Host: University Honors Program

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      • Wed 04/16/14
        1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
      • John Lipski, Languages without Borders (The Jack Child Distinguished Memorial Lecture)
      • Mary Graydon Conference Room 4
      • Dr. Lipski will present research based on his extensive field work on language mixing between Spanish and Portuguese┬áin communities along the Brazilian border in Argentina, Uruguay, Paraguay, Bolivia, Peru, Colombia, and Venezuela. In so doing, he will address the longstanding and complex question of where dialects end and separate languages begin, with special attention to using a typology of ...more

        Type: Lecture/Speaker
        Host: Language & Foreign Studies

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      • Wed 04/16/14
        3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
      • "Mapping Change" with Rosemary Wardley, Senior GIS Cartographer at National Geographic
      • School of International Service Beacon Conference Room (SIS 300)
      • Beyond locating us in space, maps can visually depict the speed and disruption of geopolitical and environmental change over time. National Geographic Senior GIS Cartographer Rosemary Wardley joins AU Earth Month to share her work in creating, editing, and managing cartographic projects for NatGeo and the society at large and to reveal examples of maps and the stories they tell about our ...more

        Type: Lecture/Speaker
        Host: Office of Sustainability

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      • Wed 04/16/14
        6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
      • Pizza and Parsha with L'CHAIM
      • Mary Graydon Conference Room 244
      • Come by and grab a slice of pizza as we discuss relevant issues in Judaism!

        Type: Lecture/Speaker
        Host: Lubavitch Chabad at American University

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