Will Ratcliff in (En)Lightning Talks Atlanta

Event Details
  • Date/Time:
    • Thursday April 6, 2017
      7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Location: Rich Theatre, Woodruff Arts Center, 1280 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30309
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  • Fee(s):
    Free but registration is required.
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Contact

Rhiana Quick
rquick@pbk.org
202.745.3235

Summaries

Summary Sentence: Talks are part of Phi Beta Kappa celebration of Atlanta as an arts and sciences city of distinction.

Full Summary: Will Ratcliff, an assistant professor in the School of Biological Sciences, joins a poet laureate, a political scientist, a contemporary artist, and a number theorist in giving quick talks about what makes Atlanta distinctive in the arts and sciences.

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Will Ratcliff, an assistant professor in the School of Biological Sciences, will be a featured speaker at (En)Lightning Talks Atlanta, hosted by The Phi Beta Kappa Society on April 6 at the Woodruff Arts Center. Ratcliff will join four other local arts & sciences experts who will get just five minutes each to spark the audience’s imagination. Ratcliff's talk is on "The Rise of Multicellular Life: What Yeast Tells Us About Evolution." Holly Frey and Tracy Wilson from the popular Stuff You Missed in History Class podcast will host the lightning talks. The event is free, but registration is required:www.pbk.org/Atlanta

 

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Additional Information

In Campus Calendar
Yes
Groups

College of Sciences, School of Biological Sciences

Invited Audience
Faculty/Staff, Public, Undergraduate students, Graduate students
Categories
Other/Miscellaneous
Keywords
Phi Beta Kappa, Will Ratcliff, multicellular life, School of Biological Sciences, College of Sciences
Status
  • Created By: A. Maureen Rouhi
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Mar 20, 2017 - 11:15am
  • Last Updated: Apr 13, 2017 - 5:12pm