Recordings of Fall 2020 Open Lecture Series

Recordings of Fall 2020 Open Lecture Series

See below for the recordings of the Introduction to the Human Sciences lectures for Fall 2020 as they are uploaded. August 26: “What’s the Difference between Human Sciences and Social Sciences?” by Dr. Dennis Sepper September 2: “Experiencing the Other with the We: Phenomenology with a Bonobo” by Dr. Scott Churchill September 9: “Our Evolving Understanding of Human Evolution” by Dr. Deana Soper September 16: “Bernard Mandeville’s ‘Private Vices, Publick Virtues’, or How Hypocrisy Makes Us Sociable” by Dr. Charles…

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Fall 2020 Open Lecture Series Schedule

Fall 2020 Open Lecture Series Schedule

Please see the schedule below for this semester’s Introducing the Human Sciences lecture series. We meet Wednesdays from 12:20-1:10 pm. All are welcome to join us; for more information on how to attend, please contact Dr. Charles Sullivan. This Wednesday (8/26), Dr. Dennis Sepper (Human and Social Sciences) will be delivering the lecture: “What’s the Difference between Human Sciences and Social Sciences?” The links to the recordings of select lectures will also be added here as the semester progresses. (Note:…

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CARE Learning Community: Diabetes Prevention

CARE Learning Community: Diabetes Prevention

Please join CARE for our second “learning community” designed to help all of us at UD learn about and discuss activities in the DFW area that aide in promoting the dignity of members of our community. We will meet this Tuesday, March 10, 3:30-4:30 in CFH 204. This month’s speaker is Dr. Michael Bowen, the Dedman Family Scholar in Clinical Care at UT Southwestern Medical Center. He will be discussing community-based approaches to diabetes prevention. All are welcome to participate!

CARE Learning Community– HUSC alum talk

CARE Learning Community– HUSC alum talk

This semester our Community Assistance Research Network (CARE) will be hosting 3 “learning community” gatherings to learn, discuss, and grow in our awareness of activities going on in the DFW area that aide in promoting the dignity of members of our community.Our first meeting will be this Tuesday, February 11, 3:30-4:30pm in CFH 204. Kathryn Shahan (UD, HUSC ’19) will present her work on the SNAP Appointment Coordination Project.  Since July, Kathryn has been managing this project aimed at leveraging behavioral economic…

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Open lecture series schedule

Open lecture series schedule

Please see the schedule below for this semester’s Introducing the Human Sciences lecture series. We meet Wednesdays from 1-1:50 pm in room HSC 042. All are welcome to join us. This Wednesday (2/12) Dr. William Cody (Biology) will be speaking about Vaccine Controversies. 1/29/2020 Cultural Relativism & Bias Dr. Carla Pezzia Human and Social Sciences 2/5/2020 How does Language Work? Dr. Dennis Sepper Human and Social Sciences 2/12/2020 Vaccination Controversy Dr. William Cody Biology 2/19/2020 TBD 2/26/2020 Ideas to Improve…

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