The Parlee Center regularly hosts outstanding citizen-scientists and experts on the intersection of science and society.
February 4th, 2019
Feb 4 2019 7:30pmThe Neurological Consequences of Brain Injury in FootballLenfest Theater, Kaleidoscope Performing Arts CenterSCIENCE AS A WAY OF UNDERSTANDING THE WORLD
Dr. Ann McKee will speak about chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), a degenerative brain disease most commonly found in athletes participating in boxing, American football, ice hockey, other contact sports, and military service.
February 12th, 2019
Feb 12 2019 7:30pmRisks of Brain Injury in High School and College SportsLenfest Theater, Kaleidoscope Performing Arts Center
SCIENCE AS A WAY OF UNDERSTANDING THE WORLD
A panel of experts will explore what we know, and don’t know, about the risks of brain injury in high school and college sports.
February 27th, 2019
Feb 27 2019 7:30pmWhen We Hurt Migrants, We Hurt AmericansOlin AuditoriumHOW SHOULD WE LIVE TOGETHER?
Journalist Claudia Kolker describes what she learned on the border about our child detention policies – and how they are damaging the American workers who must carry them out.