Science and the Dalai Lama Lecture

Physicist Arthur Zajonc, president of the Mind and Life Institute in Hadley, Mass., will present “Conversing with the Dalai Lama: 25 Years of Dialogue with Science”. The lecture is free and open to the public. Parking is available for $4 in Irving Garage.

Zajonc’s lecture is presented by the Kameshwar C. Wali Lecture in the Sciences and Humanities, the Department of Physics in SU’s College of Arts and Sciences, and the SU Humanities Center.

Zajonc is the Andrew W. Mellon Professor of Physics Emeritus at Amherst College, where he taught from 1978 to 2012. Since 1997, Zajonc has also served as scientific coordinator for the Mind and Life dialogue with the Dalai Lama, whose meetings have been published as The New Physics and Cosmology: Dialogues with the Dalai Lama (Oxford 2004) and The Dalai Lama at MIT (Harvard UP, 2006).

For more information, contact Judy Holmes(jlholmes@syr.edu or 315-443-8085), Communications Manager, Syracuse University's College of Arts and Sciences.

Date: 
Tue, Mar 26, 2013 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Location: 
Syracuse University's Huntington Beard Crouse Gifford Auditorium
Program fee: 
$4 for parking