Events 2012-2013

 

October 4 Welcome Back Brown Bag Event
“Brain, Broad and Bulger”
Speaker: Pamela Hay, Instructor, Center for Professional Research
Location: Colloquium Room, 9th fl., Photonics Center, 8 St. Mary’s Street
Date: Thursday, October 4, 2012
Time: 12 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
October 11 2012 Newcomers Luncheon
“My Life as a Material Girl”
Speaker: Joyce Wong, Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Location: Sloane House, 135 Ivy Street, Brookline, Massachusetts
Date: Thursday, October 11, 2012
Time: 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
November 6 Lunch & Learn
“Heroic Viniculture: The Role of Wine Cooperatives in Preserving Cultural Heritage in Northern Italy”
Speaker: Rachel Eden Black, Assistant Professor, MET Gastronomy
Location: Colloquium Room, 9th fl., Photonics Center, 8 St. Mary’s Street
Date: Tuesday, November 6, 2012
Time: 12 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
December 5 Evening Tea
“Runaway Women in the Age of Versailles”
Speaker: Elizabeth Goldsmith, Professor, CAS Romance Studies, Author of The Kings’ Mistresses: The Liberated Lives of Marie Mancini, Princess Colonna, and Her Sister Hortense, Duchess Mazarin
Location: The Castle
Date: Wednesday, December 5, 2012
Time: 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.
January 30 Lunch & Learn
“Female-Supported Households in Urban China”
Speaker: Susan Lee, Senior Lecturer, CGS Social Science
Location: Colloquium Room, 9th fl., Photonics Center, 8 St. Mary’s Street
Date: Wednesday, January 30, 2013
Time: 12 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
February 12 Lunch & Learn
Speaker: Jenny White, CAS Anthropology, Women’s Rights and Opportunities in Contemporary Turkey
Location: Colloquium Room, 9th fl., Photonics Center, 8 St. Mary’s Street
Date: Tuesday, February 12, 2013
Time: 12 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
March 18 Lunch & Learn
“Your Children, Tweens and Teens Online: what You Don’t Know Could Hurt Them”
Speaker: Sophie Godley, Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Community Health Sciences, Boston University School of Public Health
Location: Boston University Medical Campus, Crosstown Center, 801 Massachusetts Avenue, Room 460
Date: Monday, March 18, 2013
Time: 12 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.Non-BUWG members may attend but should pay $10 at the door.

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April 22 Lunch & Learn.

“The Immortal Life of Nitrogen.”
Join us on Earth Day to hear Robinson W. Fulweiler,
Assistant Professor and Associate Director of BU Marine Program, Departments of Earth & Environment and Biology.

Non-BUWG members may attend but should pay $10 at the door.

May 2 BUWG Networking Event

Join your colleagues on Thursday, May 2, at 5:00 p.m. for a BUWG Networking event.
All proceeds go to the BUWG Scholarship Fund.
Location: Cornwalls Pub 654 Beacon Street (Kenmore Square)
Tickets: $10 each for limited open bar and hors d’oeuvres
May 13 BUWG 2013 Business Meeting
May 22 BUWG Annual Lunch
Speaker: Dean Linda Wells, College of General Studies, will be the keynote speaker. Scholarships will be presented.
Location: Metcalf Trustee Ballroom, 1 Silber Way, 9th Floor
Date: Wednesday, May 22
Time: 12 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.