October 8, 2007
A conversation with Jane Goodall, the founder of the Jane Goodall Institute and a U.N. Messenger of Peace who redefined observational practices in primatology with her unconventional research techniques.
January 16, 2008 7:30 p.m.
Behavioral biologist Robert M. Sapolsky will discuss the biology of our individuality, and how to make sense of our behavior in the context of brains, genes, and hormones. Author of several books including The Trouble with Testosterone, Sapolsky will delve into the interface between our minds and our bodies. The event will be followed by a book signing.
March 12, 2008 7:30 p.m.
A conversation with Dr. Paul Berg, Nobel Prize-winning biochemist, teacher, and research advocate. He will answer some of the difficult questions facing stem-cell researchers and policy-makers today.
May 6, 2008 7:30 p.m.
Journalist Michael S. Malone '75, MBA '77, looks back on Silicon Valley history and takes stock of where we find ourselves on history's trajectory - and how a new society is emerging in 21st-century America that has no real precedent in history.