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Science, Technology, Medicine and Health
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Artificial Intelligence (AI) raises some of the most important questions of our time: Will it help life flourish like never before? Will it give us mo ...  View More

410009

Location : Virtual - Any Location Location : 
  Virtual - Any Location.

Start date: 09/08/20

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Tue .

Weekly - Tue 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (9/8/2020-12/8/2020)

Closed


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Keep up with the latest in science and nature by viewing an interesting PBS or Nova videos each month. View videos and then discuss them in our virt ...  View More

310007

Location : Virtual - Any Location Location : 
  Virtual - Any Location.

Start date: 09/08/20

4 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Tue .

Weekly - Tue 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (9/8/2020-12/8/2020)

Closed


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This combination science, history, and literature study group will reflect on the moral, social, and philosophical impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, bu ...  View More

410010

Location : Virtual - Any Location Location : 
  Virtual - Any Location.

Start date: 09/08/20

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Tue .

Weekly - Tue 1:15 PM - 3:15 PM (9/8/2020-12/8/2020)

Email olli@northwestern.edu for more information.


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Modern physics refers to our understanding of physical nature since the advent of relativity and quantum mechanics. It has enabled a new perspective o ...  View More

410011

Location : Virtual - Any Location Location : 
  Virtual - Any Location.

Start date: 09/09/20

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (9/9/2020-12/9/2020)

Email olli@northwestern.edu for more information.


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Scientists and non-scientists alike will enjoy this study group, which provides a forum for discussion of science topics that have had recent news-wor ...  View More

410012

Location : Virtual - Any Location Location : 
  Virtual - Any Location.

Start date: 09/09/20

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 1:15 PM - 3:15 PM (9/9/2020-12/9/2020)

Email olli@northwestern.edu for more information.


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Our immune system is essential to our survival. It is complex and not completely understood, but we are witnessing exciting advances in immunotherapy, ...  View More

410013

Location : Virtual - Any Location Location : 
  Virtual - Any Location.

Start date: 09/09/20

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 1:15 PM - 3:15 PM (9/9/2020-12/9/2020)

Closed


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While structures such as the Giza pyramids, Brunelleschi's dome, and the Brooklyn Bridge are visual spectacles, our study group will concentrate on th ...  View More

410015

Location : Virtual - Any Location Location : 
  Virtual - Any Location.

Start date: 09/09/20

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 1:15 PM - 3:15 PM (9/9/2020-12/9/2020)

Email olli@northwestern.edu for more information.


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Want to know about the latest developments in science? Every week, for the last forty years, The New York Times has had an extensive section of news o ...  View More

410016

Location : Virtual - Any Location Location : 
  Virtual - Any Location.

Start date: 09/10/20

13 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Thu .

Weekly - Thu 1:15 PM - 3:15 PM (9/10/2020-12/10/2020)

Email olli@northwestern.edu for more information.


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