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  • Feb
    4

    Science, Art, and the Search for Meaning: Exhibition Opening Conversation with Dario Robleto

    Block Museum of Art

    2:00 PM McCormick Auditorium, Norris University Center

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    For Dario Robleto, the practice of art shares a key aspiration with scientific endeavor: both artists and scientists strive to increase the sensitivity of their observations. In her contribution to The Heart’s Knowledge catalogue, Jennifer Roberts (Professor of the Humanities, Harvard University) writes that “the act of measurement cannot be separated from the search for meaning.” What are the tools that artists and scientists use to observe and measure the unknown? How might we use those tools collaboratively to construct new pathways of human understanding across time and distance? How might shared values of empathy, care, and curiosity guide such pursuits?

    In this opening conversation, Robleto and Roberts will be joined by Lucianne Walkowicz, astronomer and co-founder of the JustSpace Alliance, and Michael Metzger, Pick-Laudati Curator of Media Arts and curator of The Heart’s Knowledge, to reflect on these questions. Join us for a discussion that reaches across boundaries to examine the shared pursuit of greater understanding that binds artists and scientists.

    Drop by The Block early and join the Block Museum Student Associates in the galleries for a look at the exhibition.

    Programs are open to all, on a first-come first-served basis. RSVPs not required, but appreciated.

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    TIME Saturday, February 4, 2023 at 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

    LOCATION McCormick Auditorium, Norris University Center    map it

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    CONTACT Block Museum of Art    block-museum@northwestern.edu EMAIL

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  • Feb
    8

    ECE Seminar with Bin Hu: Interplay Between Control Theory and Machine Learning

    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE)

    11:00 AM L440, Technological Institute

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    TIME Wednesday, February 8, 2023 at 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

    LOCATION L440, Technological Institute    map it

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    CONTACT Nataliya Panchyshyn    nataliya.panchyshyn@northwestern.edu EMAIL

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  • Feb
    15

    Professional Development Series: Conflict Resolution

    McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science

    12:00 PM The Hive, Room 2-350, Ford Motor Company Engineering Design Center

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    TIME Wednesday, February 15, 2023 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

    LOCATION The Hive, Room 2-350, Ford Motor Company Engineering Design Center    map it

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    CONTACT Kimberly Higgins    kimberly.higgins@northwestern.edu EMAIL

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  • Mar
    11

    Winter Classes End

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    TIME Saturday, March 11, 2023

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    CONTACT Office of the Registrar    nu-registrar@northwestern.edu EMAIL

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  • Mar
    18

    Spring Break Begins

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    TIME Saturday, March 18, 2023

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  • Mar
    24

    Winter Degrees Conferred

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    TIME Friday, March 24, 2023

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  • Mar
    27

    Spring Break Ends

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    TIME Monday, March 27, 2023

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  • Mar
    28

    Spring Classes begin 8 a.m. (Northwestern Monday: Classes scheduled to meet on Mondays meet on this day)

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    TIME Tuesday, March 28, 2023

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  • May
    29

    No classes - Memorial Day

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    TIME Monday, May 29, 2023

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  • Jun
    3

    Spring classes end

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    TIME Saturday, June 3, 2023

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  • Jun
    11

    Northwestern Engineering PhD Hooding and Master's Degree Recognition Ceremony

    McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science

    1:30 PM Welsh-Ryan Arena/McGaw Memorial Hall

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    TIME Sunday, June 11, 2023 at 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

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