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Honors Thesis Workshop

Binghamton’s Center for Undergraduate Research will be hosting an Honors Thesis Workshop April 7th from 6-7 in UU 102. Librarians and Center for Undergraduate Research staff will be available to guide students through the research process. All undergraduates are welcome … Continue reading

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Nukporfe African Drumming and Dance Ensemble

Tuesday, December 10, 2013 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM Location: FA-Watters Theater Binghamton University’s Nukporfe African Dance-Drumming Ensemble, directed by Associate Professor James Burns, will present African music performed by a full ensemble of drummers and dancers. African dance-drumming typically juxtaposes … Continue reading

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Prof. Pei-heng Yan presents works of calligraphy to Binghamton University Libraries

Professor Pei-heng Yan presented a gift of original calligraphy to the Binghamton University Libraries on June 11, 2013. Yan is a Professor of English and Chinese Calligraphist at the North West University of Nationalities (NWUN) in Lanzhou, China. Yan’s art … Continue reading

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Harpur Cinema Presents “Shadow Magic”

Harpur Cinema Presents “Shadow Magic,” 7:30 p.m., Friday, November 11, LH-6. “Shadow Magic” — Ann Hu (China, 2000) 116 min. In 1905, Liu Jinglun, made the first Chinese narrative film at the Feng Tai Photo Shop in Peking — reminding … Continue reading

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Author to Discuss Post-Holocaust Novel

Thane Rosenbaum, award-winning novelist, essayist and John Whelan Distinguished Lecturer at Fordham Law School, reads from and discusses his post-Holocaust novel The Golems of Gotham at 7:40 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 15, in AA-G008. Conversation and book signing to follow. This Passie … Continue reading

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Distinguished Professor Spanos to Speak

The English Department is sponsoring a talk by Distinguished Professor of English and Comparative Literature William V. Spanos on “Arab Spring 2011: A Symptomatic Reading of the Revolution” at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 1, in the English Department conference room, … Continue reading

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Speakers Series to Discuss Afghan Women

The 2011-12 Harpur College Dean’s Speakers Series, co-sponsored by the Department of Asian and Asian American Studies, presents a public lecture by Huma Ahmed-Ghosh on “Afghan Women: Stranded at the Intersection of Local and Global Patriarchies.” The lecture will take … Continue reading

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Helen Caldicott to Speak Oct. 10

Helen Caldicott, MD, will speak on “Lessons from Fukushima: What role should nuclear energy and natural gas extraction play in our energy future?” at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 10, in the UU-Mandela Room. Co-founder of Physicians for Social Responsibility, an … Continue reading

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Lecture on The Inca Calendar

The world’s foremost authority on the ancient Incas of Peru, R. Tom Zuidema of the University of Illinois, will present a lecture on the Inca Calendar at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 11, in S1-149. The Inca Calendar apparently combined lunar … Continue reading

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Lecture on The Inca Calendar

  The world’s foremost authority on the ancient Incas of Peru, R. Tom Zuidema of the University of Illinois, will present a lecture on the Inca Calendar at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 11, in S1-149. The Inca Calendar apparently combined … Continue reading

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