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Download 2012 ALR Symposium Speaker Bios
October 11th, 2017
8:00am - 7:00pm:
Responsibilities and Rights: Community and Free Speech Symposium
How does “free speech” operate on a private, liberal arts campus? Where are the legal boundaries? How do we make sense of the impact of speech on others, especially in relation to power, equity, and privilege? Where are the tensions between speech and community? This symposium seeks to explore these questions and more as we situate them in the context of Lewis & Clark College.
July 15September 16 - 17, 2014
Art, Emotions and the Brain
From Neurons to the Great Goddess of Teotihuacan
September 16-17, 2014
We are very excited to have neuroscientist Francisco Fernadez de Miguel as our symposium keynote speaker. Dr. de Miguel, Professor of Neuroscience at the Instituto de Fisiología Celular-Neurociencias of the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Mexico, UNAM, will discuss his work in uncovering our brain’s response to viewing art.
July 24L & C is hosting another Science Without Limits Symposium this fall , featuring keynote speaker, Dr. Jane Lubchenco Distinguished Professor of Zoology at Oregon State University, former Administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and one of today’s most highly regarded ecologists. Dr Lubchenco brings her scientific expertise along with her perspective on how science plays a role in our democratic society and here discussion titles invite a broad audience.