Full Calendar of Events, 2018-2019

Faculty Lunch Symposium - Download the flyer here.

Bridging the Two Cultures: Science Lunch Symposium - Download the flyer here

Full Calendar of Events


Fall, 2018

Wednesday, December 5, Noon-12:45 PM
Music at Mandel
Brandeis Improv Collective
Mandel Atrium


Spring, 2019

Thursday,January 31, 12:00-1:00PM
Bridging the Two Cultures*: Science and the Humanities Faculty Lunch Symposium*
“Linguistics in the Age of Data: Introspection versus Observation”
James Pustejovsky (Computer Science)
Mandel Reading Room, 303

Wednesday, February 6, 3:30-5:00 PM
Close Looking Series
What Remains to be Seen” Untitled #18 by Howardena Pindell
presented by John F.C. Wardle (Astrophysics)
Rose Art Museum

Wednesday, February 13, Noon-12:45 PM
Music at Mandel
Undergraduate Student Showcase
Mandel Atrium

Wednesday, February 27, 3:30-5:00 PM
Close Looking Series
Archival Materials Related to the Establishment of AAAS
Presented by Chad Williams (AAAS)
Rapaporte Treasure Hall

Thursday,February 28, 12:00-1:00PM
Bridging the Two Cultures*: Science and the Humanities Faculty Lunch Symposium*
“Genes, Genomics, and Race”
James E. Haber (Biology) and James R. Morris (Biology)
Mandel Reading Room, 303

March 11-14,
Mandel Lectures in the Humanities
“Environmental Humanities and the New Mobilities of the Anthropocene: Climate Change and Animal Migrations in the North”
Nancy Langston (Michigan Technological University)
Mandel Center for the Humanities

Monday, March 11, 4:30-6:00PM
Mandel Lectures in the Humanities
“Ghost Species: the Uncertain Future of Woodland Caribou in the Anthropocene”
Nancy Langston (Michigan Technological University)
MCH G3, Barbara Mandel Auditorium

Wednesday, March 13, 12:00-1:00PM
Mandel Lectures in the Humanities
Lunch Symposium
Nancy Langston (Michigan Technological University)
MCH 303, Mandel Reading Room

Wednesday, March 13, 4:30-6:00PM
Mandel Lectures in the Humanities
“Welcoming Back Namao: Indigenous Communities and Restoration of the Great Lakes Sturgeon”br /> Nancy Langston (Michigan Technological University)
MCH G3, Barbara Mandel Auditorium

Wednesday, March 14, 4:30-6:00PM
Mandel Lectures in the Humanities
“Back from the Brink: The Power of Stories and the Restoration of the Loon”br /> Nancy Langston (Michigan Technological University)
MCH G3, Barbara Mandel Auditorium

Thursday,March 21, 12:00-1:00PM
Faculty Lunch Lecture*
“The Trials of Stella Goldschlag: Jews, Gender, and Enforced Collaboration during the Holocaust”
Laura Jockusch (NEJS)
Mandel Reading Room, 303

Wednesday, March 27, Noon-12:45 PM
Music at Mandel
MusicUnitesUS Preview
Mandel Atrium

Thursday,March 28, 12:00-1:00PM
Faculty Lunch Lecture*
“Talking Freedom: An Oral History of Cuban Participation in Southern African Liberation Struggles”
Carina Ray (AAAS)
Mandel Reading Room, 303

Thursday,April 4, 12:00-1:00PM
Faculty Lunch Lecture*
“Refugees or Radicals?: British Responses to the French Émigrés”
Hannah Weiss Muller (History)
Mandel Reading Room, 303

Wednesday, April 10, Noon-12:45 PM
Music at Mandel
Lydian String Quartet Sneak Peek
Mandel Atrium

Wednesday, May 1, 12:30-1:30 PM
New Books Reception
Mandel Atrium

*These events are for members of the faculty and invited guests; all other events are free and open to the public.

Major funding for the MCH comes from the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Mandel Foundation

For questions please contact
  Ramie Targoff, MCH director targoff@brandeis.edu
Matthew Schratz Program Assistant mschratz@brandeis.edu .