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Campus events highlights: Oct. 14-23

(All events are free unless otherwise noted.)

Friday, Oct. 14: “Integration of rock physics measurements into a 4-D seismic survey”
Friday, Oct. 14: “The Multidimensional Nature of Prosocial Behaviors “
Monday, Oct. 17: “Adaptive and Robust Radiation Therapy”
Tuesday, Oct. 18: “Church and State: The Civil War and the Apocalyptic Imagination”
Wednesday, Oct. 19: “Nanoscale Dynamics in Extreme Environments”
Wednesday, Oct. 19: “An Innovative Approach to Healthcare: Building a Better Delivery System”
Thursday, Oct. 20: “Cell Mechanics: The Materials Underlying Force Transmission in Biological Cells”

Friday, Oct. 14: “Integration of rock physics measurements into a 4-D seismic survey relevant to subsurface CO2 monitoring”

The department of earth and environmental sciences presents an address by William Harbert, professor of geophysics and department chair of geology and planetary science at the University of Pittsburgh.

The event begins at noon in STEPS 101.

Friday, Oct. 14: “The Multidimensional Nature of Prosocial Behaviors: Relations to Aggressive and Externalizing Behaviors in Diverse Youth”

The department of psychology presents an address by Meredith McGinley, assistant professor of counseling psychology at Chatham University.

The event begins at 3:10 p.m. in Chandler-Ullmann 222.

Monday, Oct. 17: “Adaptive and Robust Radiation Therapy”

The department of industrial and systems engineering presents an address by Timothy C. Y. Chan, assistant professor of mechanical and industrial engineering at the University of Toronto.

The event begins at 3 p.m. in Mohler Lab 451.

Tuesday, Oct. 18: “Church and State: The Civil War and the Apocalyptic Imagination”

The department of history, the American Studies program and the Holberton Fund present the Eleventh George Harmon Lecture on the American Civil War with an address by Joan D. Hedrick, the Charles A. Dana Professor of History at Trinity College.

The event begins at 7:30 p.m. in Whitaker Auditorium.

Wednesday, Oct. 19: “Nanoscale Dynamics in Extreme Environments”

The department of chemistry presents an address by Ken Knappenberger Jr., assistant professor of chemistry and biochemistry at Florida State University.

The event begins at 4:10 p.m. in Neville Auditorium 3.

Wednesday, Oct. 19: “An Innovative Approach to Healthcare: Building a Better Delivery System”

The Healthcare Systems Engineering program presents a town hall and a panel discussion with healthcare industry from professionals from the Mayo Clinic, Lehigh Valley Hospital, St. Luke’s Hospital, Capital BlueCross, Geisinger Medical Center, Bayada Nurses, and the Hospital and Healthsystem Association of Pennsylvania.

The event runs from 6 to 9 p.m. in the Wood Dining Room of Iacocca Hall. It is cosponsored by the Lehigh Home Club and the department of industrial and systems engineering.

Thursday, Oct. 20: “Cell Mechanics: The Materials Underlying Force Transmission in Biological Cells”

The department of physics presents an address by Margaret Gardel, assistant professor of physics at the University of Chicago and a member of the James Franck Institute and the Institute for Biophysical Dynamics.

The event begins at 4:10 p.m. in Lewis Lab 316.

 

Story by Kurt Pfitzer

Posted on Thursday, October 13, 2011

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