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Events Panel 3

@ 5:30 pm

Marjory Stoneman High School student survivor and organizer will join Duke Alum and N.C. Supreme Court candidate to reflect on the current challenges to student voting rights during a free public talk on Thursday, Oct. 25, at Duke University.

Panelists include:
Anita Earls,...

The Ethics of Now
@ 7:00 pm

The public is invited to a dialogue between former Mayor of Houston, TX Annise Parker and Duke professor of history Adriane Lentz-Smith, as the Kenan Institute for Ethics presents its 2018/2019 discussion series "The Ethics of Now."

Annise Parker is an American politician and the sixty-...

Early Childhood Initiative Lecture
@ 3:00 pm

Within a range of "normal" exposure and "typical" development, all children acquire the language in their environment on a similar timescale. At the same time, the specific input and cognitive faculty a child is endowed with dictates what she is, in principle, able to learn. Elika Bergelson will...

@ 12:00 am

The Kenan Institute and the Duke Library will hold a two-day symposium on 1-2 November 2018 entitled "Arabic Medicine Conquers Latin Europe, 1050-1300: Methods and Motives," showing how the accomplished Arabic medical writings of the medieval Middle East and Spain were discovered, translated,...

@ 5:30 pm

The public is invited to a dialogue with Alexander Betts, presented by the Kenan Institute for Ethics as part of the 2018 series "Roots and Routes".

Alexander Betts is the author of "Refuge: Rethinking Refugee Policy in a Changing World". Dr. Betts is also the Leopold Muller Professor of...