Schedule of Programs

Fall 2015 Printable Schedule

Wednesday, September 9, 2015 *

The Glover Memorial Lecture
Advancing Science
Rush Holt, American Association for the Advancement
of Science
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Wednesday, September 16, 2015 *

Shale Gas and Oil Development: Latest Evidence on
Leaky Wells, Methane Emissions, and Energy Policy

Anthony Ingraffea, Cornell University
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Monday, September 28, 2015

Marx in Soho by Howard Zinn
Bob Weick, actor and monologist featured as Karl Marx
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Thursday, October 1, 2015 ♦ *

The Morgan Lecture
Intersectionality, Black Youth and Political Activism
Patricia Hill Collins, University of Maryland
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Tuesday, October 6, 2015 ♦

Family Life in an Era of Mass Incarceration
Chris Wildeman ’02, Cornell University
with comments by Lauren Porter ’06, University of
Maryland
Stern Center, Great Room, 7 p.m.

Monday, October 12, 2015 *

The Joseph Priestley Lecture
Synchronization in Nature
Steven Strogatz
, Cornell University
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Thursday, October 15, 2015

Cumberland County Commissioner
Candidates’ Forum

Vince DeFilippo (R), Gary Eichelberger (R), Jim
Hertzler (D), and Rick Rovegno (D)

Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Tuesday, October 27, 2015 *

The Bruce R. Andrews Lecture
Attacking Democracy
John Geer, Vanderbilt University
Stern Center, Great Room, 7 p.m.

Wednesday, October 28, 2015 ♦ *

Topic: Gender, Policing, and Violence in Urban
African American Communities

Nikki Jones, University of California, Berkeley
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Thursday, November 5, 2015 ♦

The New Asylums: Mentally Ill and Behind Bars
Doris Fuller, Treatment Advocacy Center, Arlington, VA
Stern Center, Great Room, 7 p.m.

Tuesday, November 17 – Saturday, November 21

Enlightened Activity: The Green Tara Initiative
Tibetan Monk Residency, Drepung Monastery’s Gomang College
Various Locations

Tuesday, November, 17, 2015 *

Part of “Enlightened Activity: The Green Tara Initiative”
Inviting Green Tara: An Illustrated Talk and
Tibetan Buddhist Ritual

Dan Cozort, Dickinson College
Tibetan Monks, Drepung Monastery’s Gomang College
Stern Center, Great Room, 7 p.m.

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Part of “Enlightened Activity: The Green Tara Initiative”
Tibetan Cultural Pageant

Tibetan Monks, Drepung Monastery’s Gomang College
Weiss Center, Rubendall Recital Hall, 7 p.m.

Thursday, November 19, 2015 ♦

Federal Policy, Urban Policing, and the Roots of Mass
Incarceration

Elizabeth Hinton, Harvard University
Stern Center, Great Room, 7 p.m.

Denotes programs that are part of the semester theme: Inequality and Mass Incarceration in the United States
* Denotes programs that are part of the Clarke Forum’s Leadership in an Age of Uncertainty Series.