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March

Thursday, March 30, 2017
Ethics, Politics and Society Lecture Series
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Kyle Morrow Room Fondren Library


Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Women's Leadership Series: Women's Education and Empowerment with Keynote Cherie Blair
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Asia Society Texas Center
1370 Southmore Blvd.
Houston, Texas
USA


Monday, March 27, 2017
Lunch & Learn: Dr. Christine Hayes - “Law & Virtue in Ancient Jewish Sources”

119 Humanities Building


Sunday, March 26, 2017
(Church & Society Series) Regugee Services of Texas
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
St. Philip Presbyterian Church
4807 San Felipe Street
Houston, Texas
USA


Sunday, March 26, 2017
Gnostic Film Festival (Day 3): "Dark City" - "Altered States"
1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Rice Media Center


Saturday, March 25, 2017
Gnostic Film Festival (Day 2): "The Truman Show" - "Pleasantville" - "Avatar"
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Rice Media Center


Friday, March 24, 2017 - Saturday, March 25, 2017
The 2017 Rice Workshop in Humanistic Ethics

Founder's Room


Friday, March 24, 2017
O'Brien MDEM Guest Lecture Series
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
117 Humanities Building


Friday, March 24, 2017
Han Sang Kim - Film Auterism as Cold War Governmentality: A Korean Case - TARI Seminar Series
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
209 Mechanical Laboratory


Friday, March 24, 2017
Dr. Susan Einbinder
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
117 Humanities Building


Friday, March 24, 2017
Gnostic Film Festival (Day 1): "The Matrix"
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Rice Media Center


Friday, March 24, 2017
Michael Titlestad "Vandalizm: On the Limits of Free Jazz"
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
255 Herring Hall


Sunday, March 19, 2017
(Church & Society Series) What Does it Mean for Houston to be a Welcoming City?
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
St. Philip Presbyterian Church
4807 San Felipe Street
Houston, Texas
USA


Sunday, March 12, 2017
(Church & Society Series) What Does it Mean for St. Philip to be a We Choose Welcome Congregation?
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
St. Philip Presbyterian Church
4807 San Felipe Street
Houston, Texas
USA


Friday, March 10, 2017
Human Practices and Responsiveness to Two-Dimensional Practical Norms
4:15 PM - 6:15 PM
Rice University
6100 Main St
Houston, Texas
USA


Wednesday, March 8, 2017
Thoughts on the Beginning, and the Beginning of Tolerance
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Esther's Room Cohen House (Faculty Club)


Wednesday, March 8, 2017
Undocumented, Unafraid, Unapologetic: Activism Among Houston the Houston Immigrant Community
4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
205 Moody Art Center


Tuesday, March 7, 2017
I'm NOT that Hungry: Black Queerness, American Neoliberalism, and the Capitalist Family
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
328 Humanities Building


Sunday, March 5, 2017
Havikoro 18th Anniversary Celebration - Bboy Competition Finals
3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Grand Hall RMC/Ley Student Center


Friday, March 3, 2017
Sandeep Ray - Fear of the Hyphenated Citizen: The Internment of Chinese-Indians in 1962 - TARI Seminar Series
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
209 Mechanical Laboratory


Thursday, March 2, 2017
Understanding Islam
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
John Phelps Courthouse
101 South Richey
Pasadena, Texas
USA


February

Monday, February 27, 2017
Choice, manipulation and wellbeing: On the nature and ethical significance of nudging
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
227 Humanities Building


Sunday, February 26, 2017
(Church & Society Series) Ethical Wills - Inspiring the Next Generations
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
St. Philip Presbyterian Church
4807 San Felipe Street
Houston, Texas
USA


Sunday, February 26, 2017
JSSA visit to Holocaust Museum Houston
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Holocaust Museum Houston


Wednesday, February 22, 2017
YidLife Crisis: the comedy duo Jamie Elman & Eli Batalion
9:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Willy's Pub RMC/Ley Student Center


Wednesday, February 22, 2017
The Legacy of Japanese American Internment and Muslim American Discrimination Today
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Asia Society Texas Center
1370 Southmore Blvd.
Houston, Texas
USA


Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Crossing Borders and Silences with Words: Poetry Beyond and Within Borders
12:00 PM - 5:15 PM
301 Sewall Hall


Monday, February 20, 2017
Lunch & Learn: Rabbi Mychal Copeland - The View of the LGBTQI Struggle From the Inside of American Religious Traditions
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
119 Humanities Building


Friday, February 17, 2017
Reasoning First
4:15 PM - 6:15 PM
119 Humanities Building


Thursday, February 16, 2017
JSSA Lunch Break with Dr. Maya Soifer Irish
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Commons Baker Hall


Thursday, February 16, 2017
Jewish-Muslim Dialogues: Strategies for Building Mutual Trust and A Better America
8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
River Oaks Islamic Center
3110 Eastside Street
Houston, Texas
USA


Wednesday, February 15, 2017
O'Brien MDEM Guest Lecture Series
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
117 Humanities Building


Sunday, February 12, 2017
(Church & Society Series) Immigrants' Rights and the American Civil Liberties Union of Texas
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
St. Philip Presbyterian Church
4807 San Felipe Street
Houston, Texas
USA


Sunday, February 5, 2017
(Church & Society Series) The Belhar Confession
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
St. Philip Presbyterian Church
4807 San Felipe Street
Houston, Texas
USA


Wednesday, February 1, 2017
Billy Graham and the Age of Anxiety
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
226 Humanities Building


January

Tuesday, January 31, 2017
Pimp C: A Trill Legacy
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Grand Hall Rice Media Center


Monday, January 30, 2017
Brown Bag Seminar: Josh Furman "The Making of a Suburban Shtetl: How Meyerland Became Houston's Jewish Neighborhood"
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
327 Humanities Building


Sunday, January 29, 2017
(Church & Society Series) What is at Stake for the Presbyterian Church (USA) in 2017 - Scarcity or Abundance?
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
St. Philip Presbyterian Church
4807 San Felipe Street
Houston, Texas
USA