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  • Involved Fatherhood and the Work-Family Interface: Attitudes, Barriers, and Incentives for Promoting Gender Equality

    The public is invited to three lectures by leading family scholars to be held as part of the international symposium by BIU's Department of Sociology and Anthropology. Kathleen Gerson, New York University, Why Men Can’t Have It All: Men’s Caretaking Strategies in the New Economy. Joan Williams, University of California, Placing Gender Pressures on Men at the Center of the Work-Family Conversation. Scott Coltrane, University of Oregon, How Do Fathers Matter? Reflections on Four Decades of Research.

    Date: 2019-05-27 Hour: 4:00pm

  • Can Computers Create Meaning? A Bio-Cyber-Semiotic Perspective

    Prof. N. Katherine Hayles, a postmodern literary critic, most notable for her contribution to the fields of literature and science, electronic literature, and American literature, and a professor and Director of Graduate Studies in the Program in Literature at Duke University is coming to BIU. Her lecture is part of the "Theory Today: Voices in Contemporary Thought" lecture series at the Program for Hermeneutics and Cultural Studies, here at BIU. More info below.

    Date: 2019-05-28 Hour: 2:00pm

  • Populism in the US vs. in Hungary: Trump, Orbán, and the Overton Window

    The Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies invites the public to a lecture by Prof. Károly Pintér, Chair of the Institute of English and American Studies, Pázmány Peter Catholic University, Budapest.

    Date: 2019-06-06 Hour: 5:00pm

  • The Rise and Fall of the Post-Cold War Peace and What It Means for the Middle East

    The Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies invites the public to a lecture by Prof. Michael Mandelbaum, Christian A. Herter Professor Emeritus of American Foreign Policy at the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies.

    Date: 2019-06-10 Hour: 5:00pm

  • Prejudice and Discrimination in Society and Politics: Political Science Meets Psychology

    The Department of Political Studies at BIU is pleased to invite you to the workshop that will address the ways in which integrating psychology and political perspectives can help increase our understanding of the phenomena of prejudice, discrimination and social exclusion, as well as to construct more effective interventions to promote social inclusion. More information listed below.

    Date: 2019-06-11 Hour: 3:30pm

  • LEG2019: Learning , Evolution & Games Conference

    LEG2019 is intended to bring together researchers who are interested in the evolutionary foundations of economic and social behavior, evolutionary game theory, and learning in games. The confernece is kindly supported by the European Research Council, Bar-Ilan University, and the Schnitzer Foundation. The conference will take place in the department of economics at BIU June 24-26, 2019. If you wish to attend the conference, please register by June 10th. The registration form and program can be found at the link below.

    Date: 2019-06-24 Hour: 9:15