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December

Tuesday, December 6, 2016
Ethical Issues Regarding Work in the Future
9:50 AM - 11:50 AM
119 Humanities Building

Thursday, December 1, 2016
Graduate Colloquium Lecture: Vivian M. May - "Raising a Voice in Protest, Issuing a Call to Action: Anna Julia Cooper's Intersectional Vision"
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Room 100 Herring Hall

November

Wednesday, November 30, 2016
O'Brien MDEM Faculty Speaker Series
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
123 Rayzor Hall

Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Preview Screening of 'Why Him?'
7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Cinema (Rm #100) Rice Media Center

Friday, November 18, 2016
Perceptual Consciousness as a Mental Activity
4:15 PM - 6:15 PM
119 Humanities Building

Thursday, November 17, 2016
Chao Center for Asian Studies Fall 2016 Film Series: Assassination (2015)
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
251 Mechanical Laboratory

Thursday, November 17, 2016
Rezoning New York City through Big Data
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
115 Humanities Building

Thursday, November 17, 2016
The Collapse of Happiness as the Supreme Good of Ethics: Aristotle, Kant and Lacan
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
307 Sewall Hall

Thursday, November 17, 2016
Rockwell Lecture "Religious Communities: A Resource or Liabilty for Development"
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Kyle Morrow Room Fondren Library

Monday, November 14, 2016
Frank & Cindy Liu Distinguished Visitor Series: Ven. Bhikkhu Bodhi - "The Quest for Human Values and the Crises of Our Time"
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
117 Humanities Building

Monday, November 14, 2016
Israeli Ambassador Bahij Mansour: “Minorities in the Middle East"
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
119 Humanities Building

Friday, November 11, 2016
O'Brien MDEM Guest Lecture Series
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
117 Humanities Building

Friday, November 11, 2016
The Art and the Crisis of the Cruzeiro in Cildo Meireles's Banknote Project
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
119 Humanities Building

Thursday, November 10, 2016
Gray/Wawro Lecture Series: Peggy Orenstein - "Girls and Sex: Navigating From Shame to Joy"
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Rice Cinema Rice Media Center

Thursday, November 10, 2016 - Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Exhibit Opening for Sarah Welch: "Very Pleasant Transit Center"

Emergency Room Gallery - Rm 402 Sewall Hall

Thursday, November 10, 2016
Data for a Public Good
4:00 PM
115 Humanities Building

Thursday, November 10, 2016
The Limits of 'Universal' Heritage: Islam and the Preservation of the Past
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Founder's Room (Entrance B, Second floor) Lovett Hall

Thursday, November 10, 2016
Exhibit Opening for Sarah Welch: "Very Pleasant Transit Center"
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Emergency Room Gallery - Rm 402 Sewall Hall

Friday, November 4, 2016
Lunch & Learn: Matti Friedman, author of "Pumpkinflowers: A Soldier’s Story"
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
119 Humanities Building

Friday, November 4, 2016
Rhea Anastas Lecture
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Rice Cinema Auditorium Rice Media Center

Friday, November 4, 2016
Brianne Donaldson: (im)Practical Ethics?: Remembering Plants, Animals, and Microscopic Life in Jain Rituals of Nonharm - TARI Seminar Series
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
209 Mechanical Laboratory

Friday, November 4, 2016
Anscombe's Theism
4:15 PM - 6:15 PM
119 Humanities Building

Thursday, November 3, 2016
SENSEable CITIES
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
115 Humanities Building

Thursday, November 3, 2016
Public Lecture on China: "Deciphering the Journals of Sir Robert Hart in China: A New Approach"
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
106 Rayzor Hall

Wednesday, November 2, 2016
Cinema Bomar
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Auditorium, Rm #100 Rice Media Center

October

Monday, October 31, 2016
Lunch & Learn: Robert Erlewine
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
119 Humanities Building

Monday, October 31, 2016
Prospecting the Final Frontier: Landsat and Natural Resources of the Third World
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Room 117 Humanities Building

Friday, October 28, 2016
Art and the Philosophy of Color
4:15 PM - 6:15 PM
119 Humanities Building

Thursday, October 27, 2016
Graduate Colloquium Lecture: Jennifer Christine Nash - "Notes From a Critic, or Black Feminism Remixed"
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Room 117 Humanities Building

Thursday, October 27, 2016
Ken Kennedy Institute's Technology, Cognition, and Culture Lecture Series: Dr. Moshe Vardi presents...“Humans, Machines, and Work: The Future is Now”
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
McMurtry Auditorium Duncan Hall

Thursday, October 27, 2016
Pandora's Oracle: Biopolitics, Before and After
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Room 102 Keck Hall

Thursday, October 27, 2016
The Destruction of Memory
7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Auditorium, Rm #100 Rice Media Center

Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Sunprint Landscapes: Photographs of Honey Creek Ranch by Garrett Marsh
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Gallery Rice Media Center

Wednesday, October 26, 2016
"Quiet Storms of Reform - A Long Moment in Thought: Poverty and its Solutions 1980-2016" by Ben DeSoto
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Auditorium (AUD 100) Rice Media Center

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - Thursday, December 1, 2016
Sunprint Landscapes: Photographs of Honey Creek Ranch by Garrett Marsh

Gallery Rice Media Center

Saturday, October 22, 2016
Election
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Auditorium, Rm #100 Rice Media Center

Friday, October 21, 2016
Humanities Wine & Cheese Reception
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Lee and Joe Jamail Courtyard and lobby of the Humanities Building

Friday, October 21, 2016
A Face in the Crowd
7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
Auditorium, Rm #100 Rice Media Center

Thursday, October 20, 2016
Chao Center for Asian Studies Fall 2016 Film Series: My Father's Emails (2012)
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
251 Mechanical Laboratory

Thursday, October 20, 2016
Kenneth Swope: The Art of Being Awesome: Grand Strategy in the Ming Dynasty
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
209 Mechanical Laboratory

Thursday, October 20, 2016
JSSA Lunch Break with Dr. Brian Ogren - "Creation of the First Man"
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Hanszen College

Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Project Wild Thing - Green Film Series
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Auditorium, Rm #100 Rice Media Center

Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Ken Kennedy Institute and School of Humanities Lecture: Dr. John Mitchell presents..."Can Education Scale?"
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
McMurtry Auditorium Duncan Hall

Monday, October 17, 2016 - Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Collections Analysis Collaboration Conference

The Menil Collection and Rice University
Houston, Texas
USA

Friday, October 14, 2016
El linguista como intelectual público: Ramón Menéndez Pidal y sus herederos intelectuales
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
117 Humanities Building

Friday, October 14, 2016
Bhavani Arabandi: Karma and the Myth of the New Indian Super Woman - TARI Seminar Series
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
209 Mechanical Laboratory

Friday, October 14, 2016 - Saturday, October 15, 2016
The 54th Annual Ann Arbor Film Festival Tour

Auditorium, Rm #100 Rice Media Center

Thursday, October 13, 2016
Rice Faculty Data Science Meetup
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Event Hall BioScience Research Collaborative

Thursday, October 13, 2016
Storming Zion: Government Raids on Religious Communities
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Kyle Morrow Room (3rd floor) Fondren Library

September

Thursday, September 22, 2016 - Friday, October 28, 2016
An American East Indian in Alief - The Surviving Comic Works of Sharad Kant Patel

402 Sewall Hall