Leader Lunch Discussions

Thursdays, 12:00 Noon
Elliott Library, Room 507

Bring your lunch and join Leader Dr. Anne Klaeysen for in depth discussions on a variety of timely subjects.

Upcoming topics:  

April 7 Gravitational Waves Detected, Confirming Einstein’s Theory” by Dennis Overbye, The New York Times 2/12/16 and “Gravitational Waves Exist: The Inside Story of How Scientists Finally Found Them” by Nicola Twilley, The New Yorker  2/11/16
April 14 For Mark Willenbring, Substance Abuse Treatment Begins with Research” by Gabrielle Glaser, The New York Times, 2/22/16 and  “The Irrationality of Alcoholics Anonymous” by Gabrielle Glaser, The Atlantic, April 2016
April 21 The Crispr Quandary” by Jennifer Kahn, The New York Times, 11/9/15 and “The Gene Hackers” by Michael Specter, The New Yorker, 11/16/15 
April 28 A Fight for the Soul of Science” by Natalie Wolchover, 12/16/15 and “String Theory Meets Loop Quantum Gravity” by Sabine Hossenfelder, Quanta Magazine, 1/12/16 
May 5
 “The Obama Doctrine” by Jeffrey Goldberg, The Atlantic, April 2016 
May 12 New Koch” by Jane Mayer, The New Yorker, 1/25/16 
May 19 The Year in Hate and Extremism” by Mark Potok, SPLC Intelligence Report, Spring 2016
May 26 Operation Trump” by Gabriel Sherman, New York Magazine, 4/3/16

 

Folders with relevant articles will be available from Maggie Determann in the Membership office.