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Tuesday, 30 September 2014

 

Lecture: America Violates Human Rights at Home

Speaker: Gay McDougall, former UN Independent Expert on Minority Issues, will talk about how the United States has failed to implement human rights treaties and is now under scrutiny by the United Nations. Part of the Brown Bag Lunch Series. For complete details, visit the event page.

12:30 p.m. | Room 3-01, Fordham Law School, Lincoln Center Campus

Contact: Zach Hudson, zhudson1@law.fordham.edu

 

Discussion: Weiss v. Teachout: Do Residency Requirements Still Make Sense?

Panelists: Lawrence A. Mandelker and Martin Connor, the two attorneys that litigated Weiss v. Teachout, will continue the conversation about the constitutional requirement of residency and if it ever made sense. Sponsored by the Fordham Law Advocates for Voting Rights. For complete details, visit the event page.

12:30 p.m. | Room 3-09, Fordham Law School, Lincoln Center Campus

Contact: PIRC@law.fordham.edu

 

Lecture: Liturgical Humanism: Orthodoxy and the Transformation of Culture

Speaker: Rowan, the 104th Archbishop of Canterbury, Williams will be awarded an honorary doctorate of humane letters, honoris causa. Sponsored by the Jaharis Family Foundation, Inc., the Archbishop Iakovos Leadership 100 Endowment Fund, and the Orthodox Christian Studies Center. For complete details, visit the event page.

6:30 p.m. | University Church, Rose Hill Campus

Contact: The Office of Special Events, 212-636-6575, rsvp@fordham.edu

 

Presentation: Applying Behavioral Research to Schools

Speaker: Matthew G. Mandelbaum, Ph.D., managing partner of PsySoEd Dynamics, LLC, will describe his research projects, which focus on learning and teaching Pre-K through graduate school. Sponsored by the Fordham Psychological Seminar, Psi Chi, and SPSSI-NY.

8 p.m. | Room 1021, Lowenstein Center, Lincoln Center Campus

Contact: takoosh@aol.com

 

Daily Masses

To view all three campuses’ daily Masses, visit Campus Ministry’s website.

 

Athletic Events

To view schedules, visit the Fordham Sports website

 

News Flash

 

Celia B. Fisher & Co-PI Awarded $1.9 million Grant 

Celia B. Fisher, Ph.D., director of the Center for Ethics Education, and Brian Mustanski, Ph.D., associate professor at Northwestern University, have received a 4-year grant for $1,918,206.00 from the National Institute on Minority Health Disparities (NIMHD) on Ethics in HIV Prevention Research Involving LGBT Youth. For complete details, read the article on Fordham’s Center for Ethics Education blog.

 

Video: Henry Cobb and Yvonne Szeto: Architects of the New Law School

Henry Cobb and Yvonne Szeto talk about what went into the design of the new law school building. For complete details, watch the video on Fordham’s news page.

 

At Work with WFUV's Bob Ahrens

Bob Ahrens, executive producer of WFUV’s One on One weekly sports broadcast, talks about the show, Fordham sports, and training students in broadcasting. For complete details, read the article on Fordham’s news blog.

 

Volcanic Ash, Philippine Heritage Inspire Artist

Katte Geneta, FCLC ’06, talks about how her frequent trips to the Philippines inspired her recent work, the Cosmos Series, which uses volcanic ash and other natural materials. For complete details, read the article on Fordham’s news blog.

 

Fordham Historians Fill the Pages of Leading Journal

Several historians from Fordham’s history department have been or will soon be published in the Journal of Medieval History. For complete details, read the article on Fordham’s Department of History blog.

 

Save The Date

 

Lecture: A Psychological and Economic Approach to the Duty of Care of Corporate Directors

Uriel Procaccia, author and law professor at the Interdisciplinary Center in Herzliya, Israel, will speak on Oct. 1 at 5 p.m. in Room 3-09, Fordham Law School, Lincoln Center Campus. Part of the Comparative Corporate Governance Distinguished Lecture Series. For complete details, visit the event page.

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