Honors Forum Schedule - Spring Semester 2012

Tuesday/Thursday 11:10 - 12:20
Frank Franz Hall (FFH) Rm 138 Multi-Purpose Room unless otherwise shown.
Presenters are from the Univ. of Alabama in Huntsville unless otherwise shown.

Tue Jan 10
Dr. Harry Delugach, University Honors Director, Introduction to Forum
FFH 138
Thu Jan 12
Nicholaos Jones, Philosophy Dept., Doing Public Philosophy: Civility and Belonging
FFH 138
Tue Jan 17
Jeff Nelson, English Dept., Midsummer Night's Dream and a Winter's Tale
FFH 138
Thu Jan 19
Brian Cutler, University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Conviction of the Innocent: Lessons from Psychological Research
FFH 138
Tue Jan 24
Martha Vines, Art History Dept., The Acropolis: Then and Now
FFH 138
Thu Jan 26
Carmen Scholz, Chemistry Dept., Making Blind People See
FFH 138
Tue Jan 31
Robert Federico, U.S. Army JAG Office, Economics of the Environment
FFH 138
Thu Feb 02
Marita O'Brien, Psychology Dept., Psychology of Hazardous Weather Warnings
FFH 138
Tue Feb 07
Reserved for Honors Director
FFH 138
Thu Feb 09
Susan Alexander, College of Nursing, Continuous Glucose Monitoring: A Novel Therapeutic Approach in the Management of Diabetes Mellitus
FFH 138
Tue Feb 14
International Leaders in Education Program, co-sponsored with Intl. Programs & Services.
FFH 138
Thu Feb 16

Rolf Goebel, Foreign Languages and Literatures Dept., Poetry in the Age of Digital Communication: Why Bother?
FIRST REPORT due by this date

FFH 138
Tue Feb 21
FFH 138
Thu Feb 23
Francis Everitt, W.W. Hansen Experimental Physics Laboratory, Stanford Univ., Results of the Gravity Probe B experiments
FFH 138
Tue Feb 28
Kayt Sukel, Dirty Minds: How Our Brains Influence Love, Sex, and Relationships
FFH 138
Thu Mar 01
Emil Jovanov, Electrical and Computer Engr. Dept., r u stressed?
FFH 138
Tue Mar 06
Christoph Silber, Screenwriter and Film Producer, Silver Shepherd Films, New York, From the Picture Shack To the Movie Palace - Why Motion Pictures Are the Essential American Art Form
FFH 138
Thu Mar 08
Blazing the Trail: A Journey of Black Women in America, featuring LaQuita Middleton.
. Sponsored by the Office of Multicultural Affairs - Women's History Month Real Talk Forum
UC Exhibit Hall
Tue Mar 13
Reserved for Honors Director
FFH 138
Thu Mar 15
Golnaz Khazei, Music Dept.,
Introduction to Classical Iranian Music
Roberts Recital Hall
Tue Mar 20
Spring Break - NO CLASS
FFH 138
Thu Mar 22
Spring Break - NO CLASS
FFH 138
Tue Mar 27
Harry Delugach, Computer Science Department, "Data vs Knowledge:
Modeling the Real World"
FFH 138
Thu Mar 29
Margaret Bull Kovera, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, CUNY
FFH 138
Tue Apr 03
Honors Day - NO CLASS
Thu Apr 05
John Kvach, History Dept. "Never Say Always and Never Say Never: How to Always Approach History and Never Regret It!"
FFH 138
Tue Apr 10
Reserved for Honors Office
FFH 138
Thu Apr 12
No Class
SECOND REPORT due by this date
Tue Apr 17
Honors Research Showcase:
Kimberly Coates, Monitoring Sudden Ionospheric Disturbances with Radio Science Instrumentation
Diana Alsbrook, A Preliminary Study on the Development of an Engineering Solution to Lower Back Pain in Nurses
Franky Garcia, Hus and Constance
FFH 138
Thu Apr 19
Honors Research Showcase:
Mallory Brown, Segmented Robotic Platform for Exploration, Sensor Transport and Sampling
Matthew Hale, Foundationalism and the Epistemic Regress Problem
Chris Wordingham, Acceleration of Smooth Particle Hydrodynamic Plasma Simulations via GPU Computing
Kayla Bullock, Identification of Genes Whose Expression is Regulated During Protein Synthesis
FFH 138
Tue Apr 24
Discussion and Course Evaluation
FFH 138