Midterm Elections, Activist Scientists, and Smartphone Distractions

Starts:
3:30 pm on Saturday, September 22, 2018
Ends:
5:00 pm on Saturday, September 22, 2018
Location:
College of General Studies, Katzenberg Center, Room 330, 871 Commonwealth Ave
URL:
http://bostonu.imodules.com/s/1759/2-bu/alumniWeekend/interior.aspx?sid=1759&gid=2&pgid=5820&cid=10723&ecid=10723&crid=0&calpgid=1050&calcid=2086
Hear three brief talks followed by a Q&A. Featured speakers include CGS Associate Professor of Social Sciences Tom Whalen, speaking on how the 2018 midterm elections will transform American politics; CGS Lecturer of Rhetoric Joelle Renstrom, speaking on students and smartphones in the classroom; and CGS Lecturer of Social Sciences Richard Deese, speaking on Albert Einstein's dream of a global democracy. This event is part of the Boston University 2018 Alumni Weekend.