Programs and EventsUnless otherwise specified, all events are free and open to the public and locations are on the WSU Pullman campus.
Department of Chemistry SeminarChemistry
11/30/2015 4:10 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Dr. May Nyman from Oregon State University will present a seminar hosted by Nathalie Wall.
William Julius Wilson Symposium for Advancement of Social JusticeCollege of Arts and Sciences
11/30/2015 7:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
World-renowned ecologist and prison reform advocate, Nalini Nadkarni, PhD, presents “Not Such Strange Bedfellows: Bringing Science, Nature, and Nature Imagery to Prisons.”
Among society's most pressing problems are the increasing distance between humans and nature, and our system of incarceration's failure to provide inmates with education & experiences they need to become useful citizens after release. To address these problems, Nadkarni has worked with corrections systems in Washington state and nationwide to bring science and nature/conservation projects to the incarcerated. Read about her workhttps://www.washingtonpost.com/news/inspired-life/wp/2015/10/12/the-stunningly-simple-idea-that-could-change-solitary-confinement-as-we-know-it/