Your cart is currently empty...

...But it doesn't have to be that way! Here are some events we thought you might like.

Puzzling Out Politically Correct Language
What’s the good word? With today’s rapidly evolving language trends, sometimes it’s hard to know. Linguist Anne Curzan offers perspectives on a debate about contemporary terminology that can elicit both passion and bewilderment.
Saturday, September 10, 2016 - 10:30 AM
The Second City: Free Speech! (While Supplies Last)
Though the campaign season has already provided plenty of laughs (mostly unintentional), it’s time to let the pros take over. The famed Chicago comedy group offers a topical new show that offers an irreverent look at America’s electoral insanity.
Friday, September 23, 2016 - 9:00 PM
The Second City: Free Speech! (While Supplies Last)
Though the campaign season has already provided plenty of laughs (mostly unintentional), it’s time to let the pros take over. The famed Chicago comedy group offers a topical new show that offers an irreverent look at America’s electoral insanity.
Friday, September 23, 2016 - 6:30 PM
Off the Beaten Path in Classical Greece
Timeless tales of goddesses, kings, warriors, and heroes are embedded in the landscape of Greece. Art historian Renee Gondek highlights the art and archaeology of the classical era as she examines lesser-known ancient sites that offer attractions for modern visitors. (World Art History Certificate elective, 1/2 credit)
Tuesday, August 9, 2016 - 6:45 PM
Harry Potter and the Wizarding Gene: Scientific Fact and Fantasy Fiction
In a muddle understanding how Muggles can have wizards on their family tree? Using principles of genetics and genomics, Eric Spana of Duke University’s biology department casts a scientific eye on of the world of J.K. Rowling's beloved Harry Potter books to explain how their characters come by their magical abilities.
Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 6:45 PM