Academics & Colleges Events

March 25 - 31, 2019

Tuesday, March 26

Seminar Series: C. Mohan, IBM Almaden Research Center, "State of Public and Private Blockchains:  Myths and Reality" | Computer Science and Engineering

State of Public and Private Blockchains: Myths and Reality Abstract: It has been a decade since the concept of blockchain (also known as distributed...

Tuesday, March 26 at 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Seminar Series: Clément Royer, University of Wisconsin-Madison | Industrial and Systems Engineering

Title: Nonconvex optimization via Newton-CG methods with complexity guarantees Abstract There has been a recent surge of interest for finding local...

Tuesday, March 26 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
 Spring Seminar Series | Materials Science and Engineering

Dr. Adam Feinberg of Carnegie Mellon University will present, "FRESH 3D Printing of Liquid and Soft Materials: New Applications from Regenerative Medicine to...

Tuesday, March 26 at 4:10pm to 5:10pm
CANCELLED: Graduate Student Seminar Series: "Using the Photoacoustic Effect to Monitor Temperature During Cancer Therapy"  | Chemistry

Department of Chemistry Graduate Student Seminar Speaker Craig Pointer will be speaking at 4:10pm on Tuesday, March 26 in Neville 3. His presentation title...

Tuesday, March 26 at 4:10pm to 5:00pm
Colloquium Seminar Series | Biological Sciences

Cholinergic Modulation of Olfactory Processing Christiane Linster, PhD Department of Neurobiology and Behavior Cornell University

Tuesday, March 26 at 4:10pm to 5:00pm

Wednesday, March 27

John Chen Distinguished Lecture | Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Professor H. Scott Fogler from the University of Michigan is this year's distinguished speaker! His lecture will be "How We Got from Here to There: Fused...

"Hybrid Organic-Inorganic semiconductors for Photocatalytic Organic Synthesis" | Chemistry

Chemistry Seminar Series Guest Speaker, Dr. Yong Yan of San Diego State University, will be speaking at 4:10 p.m. on Wednesday, March 27 in Neville 3. His...

Wednesday, March 27 at 4:10pm to 5:00pm
Center for Financial Services Spring Speaker Series | Business

Center for Financial Services Spring Speaker Series Talk on the "Evolution of Private Equity" given by Daniel Pietrzak '97, Member/Co-Head of Private...

Wednesday, March 27 at 4:10pm to 5:00pm
Film Screening & Panel Discussion: Paris to Pittsburgh | Interdisciplinary Programs

Paris to Pittsburgh celebrates how Americans are demanding and developing real solutions in the face of climate change. We can all be part of the...

Wednesday, March 27 at 7:00pm

Thursday, March 28

Colloquium Seminar Series | Biological Sciences

Why do Individuials Vary in their Cognitive Abilities? Causes and Consequences of Intraspecific Variation in Cognition Julie Morand-Ferron, PhD Associate...

Thursday, March 28 at 4:10pm to 5:00pm
Colloquium with Lee Knauss, Director of Engineering and Science at Booz Allen Hamilton | Physics

Please join us on welcoming Dr. Lee Knauss back to LU, his Alma Mater, on March 28, 2019 when he presents a Physics Colloquium entitled "Evolution of a...

Thursday, March 28 at 4:10pm to 5:00pm
I Have No Master: Marriage and/as the Transatlantic Slave Trade | Interdisciplinary Programs

Gipson Institute This lecture focuses on The Woman of Colour, A Tale and Mansfield Park and shows how the anonymous author of Woman of Color and Jane Austen...

Thursday, March 28 at 4:10pm

Friday, March 29

Fazlur R. Khan Distinguished Lecture -- Sawteen See | Structural Engineering and Architecture

SawTeen See, President of See Robertson Structural Engineers LLC, New York, will present "Some Long-Span and Some Tall Buildings by SawTeen See". ...

Friday, March 29 at 4:30pm to 6:15pm

March 25 - 31, 2019