MSU Talks: Fall 2017

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MSU Talks

Fall 2017 Speaker Series – Free and open to all!

International Center, Classroom 115 – 2:15pm


Thurs., Sept. 28 

The Deep Carbon Observatory

Robert Hazen

Director, Deep Carbon Observatory; Senior Research Scientist, Carnegie Institution of Washington’s Geophysical Laboratory; and Clarence Robinson Professor of Earth Science at George Mason University 


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Tues., Oct. 24

Science Fiction Author

Ted Chiang

Award winning author of "Story of Your Life," which was adapted into the 2016 movie, "Arrival."


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Thurs., Oct. 26

Your Inner Fish & the Universe Within

Neil Shubin

Senior Advisor to the President and Robert R. Bensley Distinguished Service Professor, Department of Organismal Biology and Anatomy, The University of Chicago; Professor, Committee on Evolutionary Biology, Committee on Stem Cell, Regenerative and Developmental Biology, The University of Chicago; and Research Associate, Department of Geology, The Field Museum of Natural History


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