"Adventures in Brazil: the São Paulo Zoo and the Domestic Dogs of the Wild Cerrado"

This is a veterinary school expanding Horizons lecture, discussing a student's time at the São Paulo Zoo working with a wide array of animals followed by adventures into the wild Cerrado of Goiás state.

Date: 
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Harvey Dale '58, Former President & CEO of Atlantic Philanthropies, "Key Trends in the Nonprofit Sector"

Mr. Dale is a university professor, the director of the National Center on Philanthropy and the Law at NYU, and an expert on legal issues affecting U.S. and international nonprofits. The center serves as a forum for an integrated examination of the legal doctrines that impact the activities of charitable organizations. Professor Dale has advised groups in Australia, China, Mexico, Russia, the United Kingdom, and South Africa, and has also served as a consultant for the IRS, the Exempt Organizations Tax Review, Independent Sector, and numerous other nonprofit and government agencies.

Date: 
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 4:45pm to 6:00pm

"Derrida's Jewish Specters"

Spend a day with us exploring the rich and ambivalent role of Jewishness and of the spectral in the thought and writings of Jacques Derrida.

9:30-9:50 a.m. Coffee

9:50-10:00 a.m. Introduction by Jonathan Boyarin

10:00-12:00 a.m. Chair Paul Fleming

Martin Land (Jerusalem) and Jonathan Boyarin "Commentary on Derrida’s Specters for Two Hands."

Sarah Hammershlag (Chicago) "Between the Jew and Writing"

12:00-1:00 p.m. Lunch

1:00-3:00 p.m. Chair Cathy Caruth

Michael Levine (Rutgers) "Speaking in Starts: Freud’s Moses and Archive Fever."

Date: 
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 9:30am to 5:00pm

S. Eben Kirksey, "Hope in the Reverted Zone of Panama"

S. Eben Kirksey, University of New South Wales, speaks on "Hope in the Reverted Zone of Panama."   http://author.as.cornell.edu/departments/sts/upload/Kirksey-flyer.pdf

Date: 
Monday, September 15, 2014 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

IAD: Student Wrap-up

Date: 
Thursday, December 4, 2014 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm