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Upcoming Meetings and Events

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For information on a specific event, call the Events Office at 617-576-5032.

For press inquiries, call the Communications Office at 617-576-5023.

February 2015

Tuesday, February 3, 2015
Stanford University
Replenishing the Innovation Pipeline: The Role of University Research
Ann Arvin (Stanford University)
Jonathan F. Fanton (American Academy)
John L. Hennessy (Stanford University)
Peter S. Kim (Stanford University)
Carla J. Shatz (Stanford University)
Wednesday, February 4, 2015
University of California, Berkeley
Policy Perspectives on Police Use of Lethal Force
Sujit Choudhry (UC Berkeley School of Law)
Nicholas B. Dirks (University of California, Berkeley)
Jonathan F. Fanton (American Academy)
Andrea Roth (UC Berkeley School of Law)
Franklin E. Zimring (UC Berkeley School of Law)
Thursday, February 5, 2015
University of California, Los Angeles
Reception for Southern California Area Fellows
and discussion of the Lincoln Project: Excellence and Access in Public Higher Education and of the Academy report Restoring the Foundation: The Vital Role of Research in Preserving the American Dream
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
House of the Academy, Cambridge, Massachusetts
in collaboration with the Catalyst Collaborative@MIT
Mr g – The Story of Creation as Told by God
Staged reading and panel discussion featuring
Alan Lightman (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Lisa Cahill (Boston College)
Jerome Friedman (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Edward Hall (Harvard University)
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Duke University, Durham, North Carolina
The Unstable Biomedical Research Ecosystem: How Can It Be Made More Robust?
Nancy C. Andrews (Duke University School of Medicine)
Tania Baker (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Richard H. Brodhead (Duke University)
Jonathan F. Fanton (American Academy)
Mark C. Fishman (Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research)
Sally Kornbluth (Duke University)
Harold Varmus (National Cancer Institute)
Susan Wente (Vanderbilt University)

March 2015

Thursday, March 5, 2015
House of the Academy, Cambridge, Massachusetts
40 Years of Evolution
B. Rosemary Grant (Princeton University)
Peter R. Grant (Princeton University)
Jonathan B. Losos (Harvard University)
Monday, March 30, 2015
House of the Academy, Cambridge, Massachusetts
An Evening with Robert Levin
Robert Levin (Harvard University; Sarasota Music Festival)

April 2015

Thursday, April 2, 2015
Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia
Digital Humanities
Anne Cong-Huyen (Whittier College)
Angel Nieves (Hamilton College)
William G. Thomas (University of Nebraska-Lincoln)
Thursday, April 16, 2015
House of the Academy, Cambridge, Massachusetts
Technology & the Contemporary Self
Peter Galison (Harvard University)

May 2015

Monday, May 11, 2015
House of the Academy, Cambridge, Massachusetts
Lecture-Recital: Discovering Handel’s London Through His Music
Ellen T. Harris (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) and a performance by musicians of the Boston Early Music Festival

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