Topical Lectures

Friday, February 12, 2016

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Gary Machlis: The Near-Horizon Future of Science in National Parks
Science Advisor to the Director, U.S. National Park Service
Thaisa Storchi Bergmann: Supermassive Black Holes and the Evolution of the Universe
Professor of Physics and Astronomy, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

Saturday, February 13, 2016

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Jennifer Richeson: Coalition or Derogation? Psychological Perspectives on Race Relations in the 21st Century
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Professor of Psychology, Northwestern University
Robin Murphy: Disaster Management: Robots, Informatics, and People
Professor of Computer Science and Engineering, Texas A&M University

Sunday, February 14, 2016

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Samuel Wasser: Forensic Science, Organized Crime, and the Illegal Ivory Trade: The Elephant in the Room
Endowed Chair and Director, Center for Conservation Biology, University of Washington