Dr. Christian La Fougère, Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich
Dr. Lawrence Joseph, professor, Dept of Epidemiology, Biostatistics & Occupational Health, McGill
Sandra Binning, Dept of Biology, McGill
"Emotional Information Exchange in Word-of-Mouth Communication"
A talk by Milton Viorst. Milton Viorst has degrees in history (BA, Rutgers) and journalism (MS, Columbia), and was a Fulbright Scholar at the U. of Lyon in 1951-52. He is the author of a dozen books on the Middle East, including his latest, Storm from the East: The Struggle Between the Arab World and the Christian West (Random House, 2006). His essays have appeared for many years in the New Yorker, the NY Times Magazine, Harper's and the International Herald Tribune. He has taught at Princeton and in 2005 was named a Chevalier of the Légion d'Honneur.
John B. Lyon, Dept of Germanic Languages and Literatures, University of Pittsburgh, will conduct a seminar on the work of Swiss poet and physiognomist Johann Kaspar Lavater (1741-1801). This is being held in conjunction with an exhibition on Lavater and 18th-century physiognomics using works from the collection of the Osler Library. The event is organized by the Interacting With Print group.
Karine Vanthuyne, PhD candidate in Anthropology with I.R.I.S, École des hautes études en sciences sociales (EHESS)
Prof. Michel Loreau, Canada Research Chair in Theoretical Ecology, Dept of Biology. Keynote lecture for the Fifth Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Research Symposium. Free admission; all are welcome.
The work of the professional Master's studio from the Winter 2008 term. Reviews April 7 to 9; exhibition April 10 to 25 (Monday to Friday, 9 to 5).
Dr. Dieter Gruenert, senior scientist, California Pacific Medical Center Research Institute, adjunct professor, Dept of Laboratory Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, and adjunct professor, Dept of Medicine, University of Vermont