Incarcerated in Iowa: University of Iowa Prison Projects Symposium University of Iowa – University Capitol Centre Saturday, September 6th, 2014, 10 am - 5 pm
Upcoming Events & Dates
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 4:00pm
In this preview to their March 2015 Obermann Humanities Symposium, Energy Cultures in the Age of the Anthropocene, Tyler Priest (History), Barbara Eckstein (English), and Bradley Cramer (Earth & Environmental Sciences), will provide a basic course on the increasingly popular and useful concept of the Anthropocene as a new geologic age.
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 7:00pm
Carol Tilley, professor of library and information science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will speak about Dr. Fredric Wertham, the psychiatrist who began a crusade in the 1950s about the harmful effects of comic books on children. He helped spark the U.S. Congressional inquiry into the comic book industry and the creation of the Comics Code. Tilley is the first researcher to look at the papers of Dr.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 4:00pm
Join Dr. Juan Pablo Hourcade from the University of Iowa's Department of Computer Science to discuss the future of human/computer interaction, educational development, and research possibilities.
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 - 4:00pm
Dr. Michael Suader from the University of Iowa's Department of Scoiology will offer an informal talk on new ways of understanding the relationship between science and society.
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 - 4:00pm