Herb Ruffin, African American Studies Department Chair and associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed for the WURD-FM (Philadelphia) story about the “100th anniversary of the Tulsa massacre.” Ruffin, who is an expert on Black settlements in…
Safire speaks of science in Washington, D.C.
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Arts and Sciences Dean Cathryn Newton introduces New York Times columnist and author William Safire ’51, H’78 at “Speaking of Science,” held May 27 at The Dana Center in Washington, D.C. Safire moderated a panel discussion on the teen brain with Jay Giedd of the National Institute of Mental Health; Kay Redfield Jamison of The Johns Hopkins University; and Stephen Maisto of Syracuse University. The Dana Foundation chair also wrote an updated and expanded version of “Safire’s Political Dictionary” (Oxford University Press, 2008), pictured here.