Guest Speaker Events

Inside the Human Genome: Darwin or Intelligent Design?

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm

Picture of the book cover for "Inside the Human Genome: Darwin or Intelligent Design"

The CSU Northridge College of Social and Behavioral Sciences Presents a Richard W. Smith Lecture in Cultural Studies: "Inside the Human Genome: Darwin or Intelligent Design?"

Please join us as acclaimed evolutionary geneticist Dr. John C. Avise addresses the philosophical question of “why” with regards to the myriad of imperfections that exist in our biological world. Read more

Open Access: Accelerating Research

Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 9:00am to 11:30am

Open Access Accelerating Research

The Oviatt Library invites you to join us for a reception and presentation: OPEN ACCESS: ACCELERATING RESEARCH to celebrate Open Access Week with a presentation of the first Oviatt Library Open Access Award in honor of Dr. Susan Auerbach. Read more

Juan Ricardo Cole: The New Arabs

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Juan Cole

Juan Ricardo Cole is a public intellectual, prominent blogger and essayist, and the Richard P. Mitchell Collegiate Professor of History at the University of Michigan. For three decades, he has sought to put the relationship of the West and the Muslim world in historical context. Read more

Women and Jewish Religious Law

Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 9:30am to 10:45am

photo of Rachel Biale

Presented by Rachel Biale

Rachel Biale, author of the classic textbook, Women in Jewish Law, will be speaking about contraception. Read more

Jewish Music

Monday, November 10, 2014 - 9:30am to 10:45am

Cantor Mike Stein

Presented by Cantor Mike Stein

Enjoy great Jewish music... Read more