“Heads and Tales” Schedule

Portion 1  (12:00pm – 2:15pm)

Nancy Burner – Making Heads or Tales of the Third Age

TED Video: Tim Urban – Inside the mind of a master procrastinator 

Yu-Ting Cheng When classical music meets electronic music

Daniel Charlebois Drug Resistance: A New Paradigm 

Margaret Schedel –  Making data sing

TED Video: Jill Sobule – Global warming’s theme song, “Manhattan in January”

Break

Portion 2  (2:35pm – 4:30pm)

Helmut Norpoth – How to Predict Elections

TED Video: Laurie Santos – A monkey economy as irrational as ours

John-Thomas Burson – Finding Musical Inspiration Through Poetry

Jesse John – Nuclear Waste Filters

TED Video: Angela Patton – A Father-Daughter Dance… In Prison

Nancy Franklin – Who would confess to a murder they didn’t commit? Maybe you. 

Reception at the Simons Center (4:30 – 6:30)

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