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Improvised Explosive Devices and Post-Blast Investigations

October 3, 2018 2:00 p.m. Academic Learning Commons 2201 Speaker: Richard Stryker, MS Federal Bureau of Investigation Sponsored by the Department of Forensic Science as part of its Graduate Program Seminar Series For more information, contact Jo Murphy at jsmurphy@vcu.edu or (804) 828-8420.

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Making Sense of the Burr Conspiracy

October 3, 2018 5:30 p.m. Cabell Lecture Hall, 3rd floor Speaker: James E. Lewis Jr. Kalamazoo College One of the most celebrated and controversial trials of the nineteenth century took place in Richmond in 1807. The defendant was Aaron Burr—Revolutionary War hero, slayer of Alexander Hamilton and former vice president of the United States. The most important […]

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Demonic Deliverance Exorcism in Africa and Latin America

Monday, October 8 4:00 p.m. Hibbs Hall, room 407 Speaker: Kate Kinsbury, Ph.D., University of Alberta, Canada Presented as part of the the Bishop Walter F. Sullivan lecture series

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Levis Reading Prize

Monday, October 8 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. VCU Cabell Library Third Floor Lecture Hall The Levis Reading Prize is presented on behalf of VCU’s M.F.A. in Creative Writing Program. Sponsors include the VCU Department of English, the VCU Libraries, Barnes & Noble @ VCU and the VCU College of Humanities and Sciences, with additional […]

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Practical Neuroscience for Everyday Life

October 9, 2018 7:00 p.m. Harris Hall auditorium Speaker: Dr. Wendy Suzuki Professor of Neural Science and Psychology Center for Neural Science at New York University Dr. Wendy Suzuki received her undergraduate degree in physiology and human anatomy at the University of California-Berkeley studying with Prof. Marion C. Diamond, a leader in the field of brain plasticity. […]

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Anatomical Donations: The Gift of Science

October 10, 2018 2:00 p.m. Academic Learning Commons, 2201 Speaker: Richard Sikon, MLA, LFD Operational Director Virginia State Anatomical Program Virginia Department of Health Sponsored by the Department of Forensic Science as part of its Graduate Program Seminar Series For more information: Jo Murphy, (804) 828-8420, jsmurphy@vcu.edu

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Arresting Dress: Cross-Dressing, Law and Fascination in Nineteenth-Century San Francisco

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 4:00 p.m. Clare Sears Associate Professor of Sociology San Francisco State University Cabell Library, 901 Park Avenue Multipurpose Room, Second Floor (Room 250) This event is part of the speaker series “Gender TRANSgressions, Past and Present” that began in fall 2017 and continues through this semester. Sponsored by the Humanities Research […]

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Dark Girls: The Story of Color, Gender and Race

Saturday, October 13, 2018 7:00 p.m. Singleton Center 322 Park Avenue Join us for a screening of Dark Girls, a film by Bill Duke and D. Channsin Berry. Dark Girls explores the intersection of color, gender and race and the effects of racism and colorism on the lives of contemporary dark-skinned women. The screening will […]

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True Sex: The Lives of Trans Men at the Turn of the Twentieth Century

Monday, October 29, 2018 4:00 p.m. Globe 1030J, 830 West Grace Street Emily Skidmore Associate Professor of History Texas Tech University This event is part of the speaker series “Gender TRANSgressions, Past and Present” that began in fall 2017 and continues through this semester. Sponsored by the Humanities Research Center with co-sponsorship by the Office […]

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Qualitative Validation for the Analysis of 31 Fentanyl Derivatives in Biological Matrices Using LCMSMS

October 31, 2018 2:00 p.m. Academic Learning Commons 2201 Speaker: Rebecca Wagner, PhD Research Analyst Virginia Department of Forensic Sciences Sponsored by the Department of Forensic Science as part of its Graduate Program Seminar Series For more information, contact Jo Murphy at jsmurphy@vcu.edu or (804) 828-8420.

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