CAS Interdisciplinary Initiative Retrospective–Fall 2014

Center for Advanced Study Interdisciplinary Initiatives offer campus the opportunity to engage in a yearlong and in-depth conversation about a topic relevant to our entire scholarly community.  For the 15th-anniversary year of this prestigious program, we have invited back a few of our former CAS Resident Associates to reflect on the initiatives they helped organize and how their work has evolved since.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Susan Kieffer
Natural Hazards and Human Behavior: The Dangerous Dynamics of Megadisasters
7:30 pm
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Monday, October 20, 2014
Jim Barrett
How Immigrants Became ‘Americans:’ The Case of the Poles
noon
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Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Emily Pope-Obeda
Institutions of Immigrant Removal: The Rise of the American Deportation Regime
noon
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