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Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Ayotzinapa: September 26,2014 - September 26, 2017

Lecture | September 26 | 1-3 p.m. | 370 Dwinelle Hall

 James Cavallaro

 Center for Latin American Studies, Department of Spanish & Portuguese

Professor James Cavallaro, the founding director of Stanford Law School’s International Human Rights and Conflict Resolution Clinic, has dedicated his career to human rights through his scholarly research and his legal practice.

Life 3.0: Being Human in the Age of Artificial Intelligence: A talk by Max Tegmark

Lecture | September 26 | 3:30-4:30 p.m. | Soda Hall, 430-8 Wozniak Lounge

 Max Tegmark, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

 Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences (EECS)

How can we grow our prosperity through automation without leaving people lacking income or purpose? What career advice should we give today’s kids? How can we make future AI systems more robust, so that they do what we want without crashing, malfunctioning or getting hacked? Should we fear an arms race in lethal autonomous weapons? Will machines eventually outsmart us at all tasks, replacing...   More >

Ayotzinapa: September 26,2014 - September 26, 2017

Lecture | September 26 | 5-7 p.m. | Dwinelle Hall, 370 Dwinelle

 Omar Garcia

 Center for Latin American Studies, Department of Spanish & Portuguese

Omar Garcia, a student from the school for rural teachers, “Raul Isidro Burgos,” was present at the events of September 26th, 2014 and survived the attack by the army and the police.

A memorial in Mexico. (Photo by Steven Zwerink.)

Ancient Philosophy Workshop: Toward the Unity of Plato's "Statesman"

Lecture | September 26 | 5-7 p.m. | Dwinelle Hall, Classics Conference Room/ 7205

 Shinro Kato, Emeritus Professor of Philosophy, Tokyo Metropolitan University

 Satoshi Ogihara, Associate Professor of Philosophy, Touhoku University

 Department of Classics