Fall 2007 Lunch & Learn


 

Tuesday

Wednesday

9/25/07

Shula Reinharz
Jacob S. Potofsky Professor of Sociology, Director of the Hadassah-Brandeis Institute and the Brandeis Women's Studies Research Center
American Jewish Women and the Zionist Enterprise

9/26/07

Laura Carlo
Classical 99.5 WCRB’s Morning Program Host
Commercial Classical Radio: What It Takes to Survive in the Land of Rock,
Hip-Hop and Sports Talk

10/02/07

Jon Kingsdale
Director of the new Mass. Universal Health Coverage Program
Past Exec. VP of Tufts Plan
Massachusetts Health Care Reform

10/03/07

Linda Hirsch
Photojournalist
The Jewish Cuban Connection

10/09/07

Judith Eissenberg
Founder of “Music Unites Us”, a Brandeis program whose mission is to further the understanding and appreciation of diverse cultures through music
Can Music Unite Us?

10/10/07

Peter Krieger
Filmmaker
The Isle of Sark in the Channel Islands: Microcosm of the Monarchy. How does an island of just 600 inhabitants manage modernity, language, and its mix of French and English cultures?

10/16/07

François Gauthier
Consul General of France to Boston
France and the United States, an Indispensable Alliance

10/17/07

Michael Rush
Henry and Lois Foster Director of the Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University
Through the Eye of the Rose: Art in the 21st Century

10/23/07

Graduate Student from Harvard Science in the News
Stem Cell Research

10/24/07

Dr. Charles Jacobs
President of the David Project
Jews, Christians, the New Anti-Semitism, and Jihad

10/30/07

Open Forum for Members

10/31/07

Open Forum for Members

11/6/07

Nancy Netzer
Director of the McMullen Museum of Art and Professor of Art History at Boston College
Putting Faculty Research on a Pedestal: The McMullen Museum of Art at Boston College

11/07/07

Eric Olson
Senior Lecturer in Ecology, Heller School
Beyond Changing your Lightbulbs: Next Steps on Individual Responses to Climate Change

11/13/07

Leo Goldberger
Professor Emeritus of Psychology, New York University
When the Light Pierced the Darkness: The Rescue of the Danish Jews

11/14/07

Kelley Ready, Ph.D.
Associate Director of Academics
Sustainable International Development Master’s Program, Heller School for Social Policy& Development
Addressing Gender Inequalities

11/27/07

Spiro Veloudos
Producing Artistic Director of the Lyric Stage Company of Boston
The Art of Making Theatre: Putting it All Together

11/28/07

Bill Novak
Co-Editor of The Big Book of Jewish Humor
Jewish Humor: New Jokes, Timeless Themes

12/4/07

Rev. Maddie Sifantus, M.Div
Founder/Director of the Golden Tones Elder Chorus
“If you can walk, you can dance; if you can talk, you can sing."

12/05/07

Sara L. Rubin
Executive Director of the Boston Jewish Film Festival
Introducing an engaging contemporary film.


Schedule


 
 Lunch  11:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.  Gathering Place
 Lecture  12:05 to 1:10 p.m.  Napoli Room
 Announcements  1:10 to 1:15 p.m.  Napoli Room