Rachel Cohen Contributing Editor
Activities Board presents Sarah Kay. McConomy Auditorium. 5:30 p.m.
AB Lectures will host a talk by Sarah Kay, a spoken word poet and founder of Project V.O.I.C.E. Project V.O.I.C.E is an international movement that promotes the spoken word platform as a tool for inspiration and self-expression.
WEDNESDAY11.6.13Pillbox | November 4, 2013
Lecture: Food and Justice for All. Porter Hall 100. 4:30 p.m.
LaDonna Redmond, food justice activist and founder of the Campaign for Food Justice Now, will speak as part of the Carnegie Mellon Distinguished Lecture Series in Environmental Science, Technology, and Policy.Pillbox | October 28, 2013
How to Change Your Mind. Baker Hall 136A. 4:30 p.m.
In a talk sponsored by the Carnegie Mellon Humanist League, Julia Galef, the founder and president of the Center for Applied Rationality, will discuss applications of Bayesianism in the context of everyday life.Pillbox | October 7, 2013
Sellers discusses face blindness in her work
Writer Heather Sellers addressed a room full of avid listeners in the Gladys Schmitt Creative Writing Center on Monday — several of whom were friends, literary colleagues, and students she met in classes she had lectured in earlier that day. But as far as Sellers could tell, she could have been talking to a group of total strangers.Pillbox | October 7, 2013
Alien She presents mesmerizing display
The Miller Gallery’s newest installation, Alien She, explores the creative influence of the Riot Grrrls, an underground feminist punk movement rooted in Los Angeles that started making noise in the ’90s. Curated by former Riot Grrrls Astria Suparak and Ceci Moss, the exhibit “[reflects] on this movement’s influence on a generation of people,” according to Moss.Pillbox | September 23, 2013