Events for February 15 - February 26

Monday, February 15th
School Closed for President's Day

Tuesday, February 16th
TANF Reauthorization: The Future of TANF and Social Safety Nets in America
6 p.m. - 8 p.m., NYU Wagner, The Puck Building, The Rudin Family Forum for Civic Dialogue, 2nd Fl. 295 Lafayette Street

Helen Nissenbaum: Privacy in Context
6 p.m. - 8 p.m., 20 Cooper Square (at East 5th Street), 5th Floor

Panel Discussion: "Art or Archive? What Matters To Artists’ Estates"
6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m., The Fales Library, Bobst Library, NYU, 70 Washington Square South, Third Floor

Michelle Malkin at NYU
7:30 p.m. - 9 p.m., Kimmel Center, Eisner and Lubin Auditorium, 4th Floo. Tickets are free with NYU ID and gov't issued ID.

Wednesday, February 17th

The Thinking and Doing Breakfast Series: The Role of Transportation in Advancing Economic Development Goals
8 a.m. - 10 a.m., NYU Wagner, The Puck Building, The Rudin Family Forum for Civic Dialogue, 2nd Fl. 295 Lafayette Street

Will Wright speaks at NYU about "Why Games are (Good) for Learning"
6 p.m. - 7 p.m., Skirball Center for the Performing Arts

Nobody's Business: The Films of Alan Berliner
6 p.m. - 8 p.m., 20 Cooper Square, 7th floor TV Studio

Cosmopolitan Faces

6:30 p.m., 19 Washington Square North

Thursday, February 18th

Conflict Security and Development Series Spring 2010: Roma, Pygmies, Uyghurs and Dalits: How the UN Attempts to Protect their Interests
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m., NYU Wagner, The Puck Building, The Rudin Family Forum for Civic Dialogue, 2nd Fl. 295 Lafayette Street

State of the City 2010: Transportation Access for the Underserved and Underrepresented
6 p.m. - 8 p.m., NYU Wagner, The Puck Building, The Rudin Family Forum for Civic Dialogue, 2nd Fl. 295 Lafayette Street. RSVP for this event online.

COP15 Climate Change Conference: Assessing the Outcomes
6:45 p.m. - 8:45 p.m., 194 Mercer, Rm 203

Céline's "Forbidden" Writings: Madness or Method?
7 p.m., La Maison Francaise, 16 Washington Mews

Friday, February 19th

Events for February 8 - February 19

Monday, February 8th

Escapology: Feeling the Art of Speculative Fiction
12:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m., 41-51 East 11th Street, 7th Floor, Room 709 (between University Place & Broadway)

CAS Scholars Lecture Series: "Nurture, Not Nature: Why Lesbians, Gays, and Bisexuals Become Liberal Democrats and Engaged Citizens"
5 p.m. - 6 p.m., Jurow Lecture Hall, Room 101A Silver Center, 100 Washington Square East

Steinhardt Art Cocktail Party at WSE Gallery

7 p.m. - 9 p.m., Washington Square East Gallery, 100 Washington Square East

Tuesday, February 9th

Educating for Sustainability: A Lecture by Mitchell Thomashow
6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m., Gould Welcome Center, 50 West 4th St., 1st Floor

What Makes a Great Literary Quarterly (and How To Get Published in One): A Conversation with Ted Genoways
7:00 p.m., 20 Cooper Square, 7th Floor Commons

Wednesday, February 10th

Dragon's Gift: the Real Story of China in Africa
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m., NYU Wagner, The Puck Building, Rice Conference Room / Newman Reception Area 295 Lafayette Street

Contemporary Artistic Production and the Middle East
6:30 p.m., 19 Washington Square North

Thursday, February 11th

Conflict Security and Development Series Spring 2010: Forensic Assessment of Human Rights Violations: Advocacy as a Public Health Measure
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m., NYU Wagner, The Puck Building, The Rudin Family Forum for Civic Dialogue, 2nd Fl. 295 Lafayette Street

Teacher Quality: The Key to Closing the Achievement Gap?
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m., NYU Wagner, The Puck Building, The Rudin Family Forum for Civic Dialogue, 2nd Fl. 295 Lafayette Street

Black History Month Event: Changing America: Race. Politics. War
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m., Jerry H. Labowitz Theatre for the Performing Arts, 1 Washington Place, RSVP here.

Friday, February 12th

5:00 p.m., Lillian Vernon Creative Writers House, 58 West 10th Street, between 5th and 6th Avenues

Monday, February 15th
School Closed for President's Day

Tuesday, February 16th
TANF Reauthorization: The Future of TANF and Social Safety Nets in America
6 p.m. - 8 p.m., NYU Wagner, The Puck Building, The Rudin Family Forum for Civic Dialogue, 2nd Fl. 295 Lafayette Street

Helen Nissenbaum: Privacy in Context
6 p.m. - 8 p.m., 20 Cooper Square (at East 5th Street), 5th Floor

Panel Discussion: "Art or Archive? What Matters To Artists’ Estates"
6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m., The Fales Library, Bobst Library, NYU, 70 Washington Square South, Third Floor

Michelle Malkin at NYU
7:30 p.m. - 9 p.m., Kimmel Center, Eisner and Lubin Auditorium, 4th Floo. Tickets are free with NYU ID and gov't issued ID.

Wednesday, February 17th

The Thinking and Doing Breakfast Series: The Role of Transportation in Advancing Economic Development Goals
8 a.m. - 10 a.m., NYU Wagner, The Puck Building, The Rudin Family Forum for Civic Dialogue, 2nd Fl. 295 Lafayette Street

Will Wright speaks at NYU about "Why Games are (Good) for Learning"
6 p.m. - 7 p.m., Skirball Center for the Performing Arts

Nobody's Business: The Films of Alan Berliner
6 p.m. - 8 p.m., 20 Cooper Square, 7th floor TV Studio

Cosmopolitan Faces

6:30 p.m., 19 Washington Square North

Thursday, February 18th

Conflict Security and Development Series Spring 2010: Roma, Pygmies, Uyghurs and Dalits: How the UN Attempts to Protect their Interests
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m., NYU Wagner, The Puck Building, The Rudin Family Forum for Civic Dialogue, 2nd Fl. 295 Lafayette Street

State of the City 2010: Transportation Access for the Underserved and Underrepresented
6 p.m. - 8 p.m., NYU Wagner, The Puck Building, The Rudin Family Forum for Civic Dialogue, 2nd Fl. 295 Lafayette Street. RSVP for this event online.

COP15 Climate Change Conference: Assessing the Outcomes
6:45 p.m. - 8:45 p.m., 194 Mercer, Rm 203

Céline's "Forbidden" Writings: Madness or Method?
7 p.m., La Maison Francaise, 16 Washington Mews

Friday, February 19th

Events for February 1- February 12

Monday, February 1st

Impact or Bias? Measuring Cause and Effect in Jewish Education
5 p.m. - 6 p.m., NYU Wagner, The Puck Building, The Rudin Family Forum for Civic Dialogue, 2nd Fl. 295 Lafayette Street

VIOLENCE AND NATIONHOOD IN OTTOMAN MACEDONIA
5 p.m. - 7 p.m., The Kevorkian Center’s Richard Ettinghausen Library, 50 Washington Square South (at 255 Sullivan Street)

The 11th annual Irving H. Jurow Lecture, "The Fate of Conservatism with Sam Tanenhaus"
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m., NYU's Hemmerdinger Hall, Silver Center (100 Washington Square East)

Tuesday, February 2nd

PHILIPPE ROGER- Louis Guilloux: Portrait d'un inconnu
7 p.m., La Maison Française, 16 Washington Mews

Wednesday, February 3rd

Liz Murray: From Homeless to Harvard
11 a.m. - 1 p.m., NYU Kimmel Center, room 914

JEFFREY H. JACKSON - Paris under Water: How the City of Light Survived the Great Flood of 1910
7 p.m., La Maison Française, 16 Washington Mews

Thursday, February 4th

Conflict Security and Development Series Spring 2010: Prosecuting Genocide, War Crimes, and Crimes against Humanity: The Weaknesses and Strengths of International Justice
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m., NYU Wagner, The Puck Building, The Rudin Family Forum for Civic Dialogue, 2nd Fl. 295 Lafayette Street

Black and Jewish Communal Relations: Remembering the Past, Living in the Present, Building for the Future
6 p.m. - 8 p.m., NYU Wagner, The Puck Building, The Rudin Family Forum for Civic Dialogue, 2nd Fl.

Friday, February 5th

New Muslim Cool: Screening/Panel Discussion
4 p.m. - 7 p.m., The King Juan Carlos Center Screening Room, 53 Washington Square South

Cruising Utopia: Book Talk and Reception for José E. Muñoz
6:30 p.m. - 10 p.m., Chinatown Brasserie, Koi Lounge, 380 Lafayette Street, RSVP here.

Monday, February 8th

Escapology: Feeling the Art of Speculative Fiction
12:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m., 41-51 East 11th Street, 7th Floor, Room 709 (between University Place & Broadway)

CAS Scholars Lecture Series: "Nurture, Not Nature: Why Lesbians, Gays, and Bisexuals Become Liberal Democrats and Engaged Citizens"
5 p.m. - 6 p.m., Jurow Lecture Hall, Room 101A Silver Center, 100 Washington Square East

Steinhardt Art Cocktail Party at WSE Gallery

7 p.m. - 9 p.m., Washington Square East Gallery, 100 Washington Square East

Tuesday, February 9th

Educating for Sustainability: A Lecture by Mitchell Thomashow
6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m., Gould Welcome Center, 50 West 4th St., 1st Floor

What Makes a Great Literary Quarterly (and How To Get Published in One): A Conversation with Ted Genoways
7:00 p.m., 20 Cooper Square, 7th Floor Commons

Wednesday, February 10th

Dragon's Gift: the Real Story of China in Africa
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m., NYU Wagner, The Puck Building, Rice Conference Room / Newman Reception Area 295 Lafayette Street

Contemporary Artistic Production and the Middle East
6:30 p.m., 19 Washington Square North

Thursday, February 11th

Conflict Security and Development Series Spring 2010: Forensic Assessment of Human Rights Violations: Advocacy as a Public Health Measure
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m., NYU Wagner, The Puck Building, The Rudin Family Forum for Civic Dialogue, 2nd Fl. 295 Lafayette Street

Teacher Quality: The Key to Closing the Achievement Gap?
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m., NYU Wagner, The Puck Building, The Rudin Family Forum for Civic Dialogue, 2nd Fl. 295 Lafayette Street

Black History Month Event: Changing America: Race. Politics. War
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m., Jerry H. Labowitz Theatre for the Performing Arts, 1 Washington Place, RSVP here.

Friday, February 12th

5:00 p.m., Lillian Vernon Creative Writers House, 58 West 10th Street, between 5th and 6th Avenues