From left to right: Bill McKibben, Frances Beinecke, Andrew Revkin, Sheila Jasanoff, and James McCarthy listen to a question from the audience.
Michael J. Silverstein Talk
Linguist Michael J. Silverstein laughs during the question and answer portion of his discussion. Yesterday Silverstein delivered his talk “Discourse and the No-thing-ness of Culture” as part of a lecture series put forth by the Department of Anthropology.
Guests attend the opening reception of Matt Saunder's Exhibition: 'The movies that were secret remain secret somehow and a nation forgets its pleasures." in the Carpenter Center
Ryan Christ '13, an applied mathematics concentrator, currently participates in research at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston. There, he focuses on statistical analyses with regards to population genetics.
Robert Reardon describes his idea of a containment policy towards Iran's nuclear program that will avoid armed confrontation but still achieve the goals of nuclear non-proliferation.
Aung San Suu Kyi
Burmese political opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi spoke about the development of democracy in Burma at the John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum on Thursday evening. Aung San Suu Kyi, who spent fifteen years under house arrest until her release in 2010, told the packed audience that a sense of responsibility was a foundation for true freedom.