Friday, November 2, 2007
Title: Reflections of a Bone Hunter: The Life Story of Loren Eiseley
Location: Harms Advanced Technology Center at Western Nebraska Community College (WNCC)
Date/Time: Fri., Nov. 2nd, 2007 at 7pm
Thursday, October 25, 2007
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Monday, October 15, 2007
Wednesday, September 5, 2007
Keynote Speaker : Dr. Scott Slovic
Professor of Literature and Environment and Noted Ecocritical Scholar
University of Nevada-Reno
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Friday, January 19, 2007
The discussion leader was Dr. Bing Chen, Chairman of the Department of Computer and Electronics Engineering.
Eiseley, a Nebraska native, was the Benjamin Franklin Professor of Science at the University of Pennsylvania and a prolific author. His books include The Immense Journey, The Firmament of Time and The Unexpected Universe. The Invisible Pyramid, written in 1970, describes the rise of man as an organism devouring his environment and polluting his world space.
Film clips of Eiseley's life were shown prior to the discussion. Eiseley died in 1977.
The presentation The Invisible Pyramid took place at the Peter Kiewit Institute
1110 S. 67th St.
Omaha, NE, 68182
Thursday, January 18th, 2007.