Spring Faculty Lecture Series kicks off April 4

CENTER VALLEY, Pa. – Penn State Lehigh Valley will host four invited lecturers as part of its spring Faculty Lecture Series during the month of April. The series kicks off on April 4 during the campus' annual Undergraduate Research Symposium with keynote speaker Eric S. Boyd, assistant research professor at Montana State University. All series events are free and open to the public.

12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, April 4, in Room 135
"Yellowstone through Space and Time: A Guided Tour through the Evolution of Life"
Eric S. Boyd, assistant research professor at Montana State University

1 to 2 p.m. Friday, April 12, in Room 135
"Semiconductor Physics with Applications to Chip Design and Manufacturing"
Mary Lanzerotti, associate professor, computer engineering, Air Force Institute of Technology

12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, April 18, in Room 302
"Privatization, the Role of Enterprises and the Implementation of Social and Economic Rights: A Comparison of Rights-Based and Administrative Approaches in India and China"
Larry C. Backer, W. Richard and Mary Eshelman Faculty Scholar and professor of law and international affairs, Penn State

1 to 2 p.m. Monday, April 22, in Room 302
"Human Rights Violations in Argentina"
Marcy E. Schwartz, associate professor, Spanish and Portuguese, Rutgers University

Contacts: 

Allison Goodin

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610-285-5067
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610-428-8207
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Assistant Director of University Relations, Penn State Lehigh Valley

Last Updated April 08, 2013