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L&S Honors Program

October 2020

Connection with Professor Vanderwal Taylor

October 26 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Professor Vanderwal Taylor

Jolanda Vanderwal Taylor has been extensively involved in international and transcultural studies at the UW-Madison. A Professor of Dutch, she has worked on history, ethics, and the environment and has supported the Study Abroad plans…

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Connection with Professor Nett

October 29 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Professor Nett

Topic: Becoming a Physician-Scientist. Jeniel Nett, a Professor in the Medical School, works on common infections, their diagnosis and treatment. Ask her about recent projects undertaken in her lab. This event is part of the…

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November 2020

Connection with Professor Gooding

November 2 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Professor Gooding

Topic: Learning to love the questions themselves: Research involvement. Diane Gooding, Professor of Psychology, has mentored many Honors students. These mentor experiences have included in-depth, exciting opportunities for Honors students in research. Professor Gooding's research…

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Connection with Professor Grunewald

November 5 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Professor Grunewald

Topic: Guilt, Innocence, and Justice in Law and Literature. Ralph Grunewald, Professor of Comparative Literature and Legal Studies, works at the intersection of law and literature, with a focus on justice and the stories in…

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Connection with Professor Gilroy

November 9 @ 4:00 pm
Professor Gilroy

Topic: Plants, Rockets, and the Moon. Will we be growing radishes on the moon in a couple of years? Professor of Botany Simon Gilroy may be the best person to answer this question: his lab…

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Virtual Wednesday@Washburn: Post-Election Discussion with Professor Canon

November 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Professor David Canon is the chair of the UW-Madison Department of Political Science. He teaches courses on the American government with a focus on Congress, race and politics, the president, and political parties and was…

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Connection with Professor Nadler

November 13 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Professor Nadler

Steve Nadler, a faculty member in Philosophy, is also the Director of the Institute for Research in the Humanities. An Honors Distinguished Faculty nominee, he is a Pulitzer-nominated author of important books on philosophy and…

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December 2020

Connection with Professor Nelsestuen

December 2 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Professor Nelsestuen

Topic: Experimenting with education at the University of Wisconsin in 1927 – a historical look and personal perspective. Grant Nelsestuen is a Professor of Classics as well as the Chair of the UW-Madison’s Integrated Liberal…

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Connection with Professor Austerweil

December 4 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Professor Austerweil

Topic: Humanizing Machine Learning - a Personal Journey. Professor of Psychology Joe Austerweil uses computer science and statistics to investigate human perception and cognition in his research group. This event is part of the Honors…

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