Events - Weekly
|Sunday, February 7|
|Monday, February 8|
|Tuesday, February 9|
Walter Lord Society
Syria and the Rise of ISIS: The Politics of Rage
A conversation with Deborah Amos,International Correspondent for NPR
Please check your email for the rsvp link
Deborah joins Joe Stephens, the Ferris Professor of Journalism, and the Walter Lord Society to discuss the crisis in Syria, the rise of ISIS and her distinguished career as an eyewitness to history around the globe.
Deborah reports on the Middle East for NPR. The author of two books, she spent a decade in television news and is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. Her awards include the Alfred I. DuPont-Columbia Award, the George Foster Peabody Award, and the Edward R Murrow Life Time Achievement Award. In 2013 she was honored by the Alliance for Women in Media Foundation for her coverage of the Syrian uprising. She is teaching a course at Princeton this semester in International News Reporting.
Joe Stephens, Ferris Professor in Residence, is a veteran investigative reporter for The Washington Post, and leads the Walter Lord Society and its series of dinner discussions.
Fill a plate at the Mathey servery and bring it downstairs to the Private Dining Room to join this fascinating conversation!
Private Dining Room · 6:00 p.m.– 7:30 p.m.
hmmm, why don't you give the council your idea on what a good study break food would be?
Tonight's will be Bubble Tea!
Mathey Common Room · 9:45 p.m.–10:30 p.m.
|Wednesday, February 10|
Trivia Night - Rocky Common Room
If you've ever watched Jeopardy, that will give you a good feel for what you're about to take part in.
Come yourself or bring a team up to 5.
Of COURSE there will be snacks too!
Hosted by Martha Groppo (GS) and Nik Engbom (GS).
Location to be announced · 9:30 p.m.–11:00 p.m.
|Thursday, February 11|
Mathey Lunch Talk
Speaker: Dan Linke (University Archivist and Curator of Public Policy Papers, Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library) will be talking on "Archivists and Activists: When the Present Confronts the Past"
Private Dining Room · 12:00 p.m.– 1:00 p.m.
|Friday, February 12|
|Saturday, February 13|
Yoga for Everyone, taught by Scot Tasker
A safe space for all levels of experience, Yoga for Everyone is offered in response to the current abundance of fast paced, fitness-focused classes. In our meditative practice, we seek balance through equal emphasis on flexibility, strength, and stillness. Whether you can touch your toes or not, we'd love to see you there
Mathey-Rocky Classroom · 11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.