Dr. Ross Nehm delivers the 2014 John A. Moore lecture at the national SICB meeting.
The John A. Moore plenary lecture highlights educational issues of interest to Society members while honoring the contributions of John Moore to science education, including the "Science as a Way of Knowing" symposium he produced in association with SICB.
Previous Moore lectures have been delivered by Bruce Alberts, past-president of the National Academy of Sciences, and Susan Singer, Division director of NSF.
December 4: Astronomy Open Night - "Supermassive black holes: the most powerful and ancient objects in the University" (Dr. Takamitsu Tanaka)
December 11: Physics Open Night - "Chirality: from ancient Egypt to tomorrow's technologies" (Dr. Dmitri Kharzeev)