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Matarākau: Reflections on Māori Healing Traditions in Taranaki

Matarākau: Reflections on Māori Healing Traditions in Taranaki Monday, May 1, 2017, at 4:00pm Crosby Seminar Room, 240 Northrop Free and open to the public Download: audio, 360p, or 1080p. This project works to reclaim the stories of the elders of the Taranaki region in regard to traditional healing practices surrounding traditional healing. ‘Matarākau’ is […]

Immortal Inequalities: Toward a Critique of Futurist Discourse

April 28, 2017IASCollaboratives, Events0

Immortal Inequalities: Toward a Critique of Futurist Discourse Friday, April 28, at 3:00pm Nolte Center Room 20 Free and open to the public The February 2011 cover of Time magazine speculated that the year 2045 would mark a time in which humanity would achieve immortality; again in 2013 Time lent advanced advertising to the tech […]

Physical Computing Build Session

April 28, 2017IASCollaboratives, Events0

Physical Computing and the Internet of Things: Build Session Friday, April 28, 2017, 2:30-4:00pm Mechanical Engineering Room 2134 Free and open to the public The Internet of Things (IoT) describes the network and data that emerges from adding physical computing components such as sensors, actuators, and network adapters to everyday objects. This new area of […]

Physical Computing Build Session

April 21, 2017IASCollaboratives, Events0

Physical Computing and the Internet of Things: Build Session Friday, April 21, 2017, 2:30-4:00pm Mechanical Engineering Room 2134 Free and open to the public The Internet of Things (IoT) describes the network and data that emerges from adding physical computing components such as sensors, actuators, and network adapters to everyday objects. This new area of […]

Physical Computing Build Session

April 14, 2017IASCollaboratives, Events0

Physical Computing and the Internet of Things: Build Session Friday, April 14, 2017, 2:30-4:00pm Mechanical Engineering Room 2134 Free and open to the public The Internet of Things (IoT) describes the network and data that emerges from adding physical computing components such as sensors, actuators, and network adapters to everyday objects. This new area of […]

Territoriality, Sovereignty, and Water: Panel Discussion on Indian Rights and Law

April 12, 2017IASCollaboratives, Events0

Territoriality, Sovereignty, and Water: Panel Discussion on Indian Rights and Law Wednesday, April 12, 2017, at 6:30pm Mill City Museum 704 S 2nd St, Minneapolis Free and open to the public Download: audio, 360p, or 1080p. A panel of Indigenous scholars and practitioners will discuss water and land rights issues, using Indian law and contemporary […]

Ways of Knowing and Acting: Reconnecting to Mother Earth Symposium

Ways of Knowing and Acting: Reconnecting to Mother Earth Symposium Saturday, April 8, 2017, 9:30am-12:30pm Crosby Seminar Room, 240 Northrop Free and open to the public, but please register here Come to the Reconnecting to Mother Earth Symposium and join a circle of community members, artists, ecologists, educators and students gathering to discuss how to […]

Physical Computing Build Session

Physical Computing and the Internet of Things: Build Session Friday, April 7, 2017, 2:30-4:00pm Mechanical Engineering Room 2134 Free and open to the public The Internet of Things (IoT) describes the network and data that emerges from adding physical computing components such as sensors, actuators, and network adapters to everyday objects. This new area of […]

Physical Computing Build Session

March 31, 2017IASCollaboratives, Events0

Physical Computing and the Internet of Things: Build Session Friday, March 31, 2017, 2:30-4:00pm Mechanical Engineering Room 2134 Free and open to the public The Internet of Things (IoT) describes the network and data that emerges from adding physical computing components such as sensors, actuators, and network adapters to everyday objects. This new area of […]

Black Life/Schwarz-Sein

Black Life/Schwarz-Sein Wednesday, March 29, 2017, at 4:15pm Crosby Seminar Room — 240 Northrop Free and open to the public Download: audio, 360p, or 1080p. The talk focuses on the complex ways gender and sexuality function in the barring of Black flesh from the category of the human-as-Man by investigating inhabitations of the flesh that […]

Physical Computing Build Session

March 24, 2017IASCollaboratives, Events0

Physical Computing and the Internet of Things: Build Session Friday, March 24, 2017, 2:30-4:00pm Mechanical Engineering Room 2134 Free and open to the public The Internet of Things (IoT) describes the network and data that emerges from adding physical computing components such as sensors, actuators, and network adapters to everyday objects. This new area of […]

Physical Computing Build Session

March 10, 2017IASCollaboratives, Events0

Physical Computing and the Internet of Things: Build Session Friday, March 10, 2017, 2:30-4:00pm Mechanical Engineering Room 2134 Free and open to the public The Internet of Things (IoT) describes the network and data that emerges from adding physical computing components such as sensors, actuators, and network adapters to everyday objects. This new area of […]

Physical Computing Build Session

Physical Computing and the Internet of Things: Build Session Friday, March 3, 2017, 2:30-4:00pm Mechanical Engineering Room 2134 Free and open to the public The Internet of Things (IoT) describes the network and data that emerges from adding physical computing components such as sensors, actuators, and network adapters to everyday objects. This new area of […]

Physical Computing Build Session

February 24, 2017IASCollaboratives, Events0

Physical Computing and the Internet of Things: Build Session Friday, February 24, 2017, 2:30-4:00pm Mechanical Engineering Room 2134 Free and open to the public The Internet of Things (IoT) describes the network and data that emerges from adding physical computing components such as sensors, actuators, and network adapters to everyday objects. This new area of […]

Physical Computing Build Session

February 17, 2017IASCollaboratives, Events0

Physical Computing and the Internet of Things: Build Session Friday, February 17, 2017, 2:30-4:00pm Mechanical Engineering Room 2134 Free and open to the public The Internet of Things (IoT) describes the network and data that emerges from adding physical computing components such as sensors, actuators, and network adapters to everyday objects. This new area of […]

The University of Minnesota and Wealth from Slave Labor

Tracing Links to Slavery Where We Are: The University of Minnesota and Wealth from Slave Labor Wednesday, February 15, 2017, 4:30-6:00pm Crosby Seminar Room, 240 Northrop Free and open to the public Download: audio, 360p, or 1080p. Christopher Lehman, Professor and Chair of the Department of Ethnic and Women’s Studies at St. Cloud State University. […]

Physical Computing Build Session

February 10, 2017IASCollaboratives, Events0

Physical Computing and the Internet of Things: Build Session Friday, February 10, 2017, 2:30-4:00pm Mechanical Engineering Room 2134 Free and open to the public The Internet of Things (IoT) describes the network and data that emerges from adding physical computing components such as sensors, actuators, and network adapters to everyday objects. This new area of […]

Physical Computing Build Session

February 3, 2017IASCollaboratives, Events0

Physical Computing and the Internet of Things: Build Session Friday, February 3, 2017, 2:30-4:00pm Mechanical Engineering Room 2134 Free and open to the public The Internet of Things (IoT) describes the network and data that emerges from adding physical computing components such as sensors, actuators, and network adapters to everyday objects. This new area of […]

Physical Computing Build Session

January 27, 2017IASCollaboratives, Events0

Physical Computing and the Internet of Things: Build Session Friday, January 27, 2017, 2:30-4:00pm Mechanical Engineering Room 2134 Free and open to the public The Internet of Things (IoT) describes the network and data that emerges from adding physical computing components such as sensors, actuators, and network adapters to everyday objects. This new area of […]

Culture and Materiality: A Roundtable on the Environmental Humanities

Culture and Materiality: A Roundtable on the Environmental Humanities Wednesday, January 25, 4-5:30pm Crosby Seminar Room, 240 Northrop Free and open to the public Download: audio, 360p, or 1080p. Discussion of current work in environmental humanities featuring University of Minnesota faculty Susan Jones (Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior; History of Science, Technology and Medicine), Christine Marran […]

A Healthy Diné Nation: Empowering Our Communities

January 23, 2017IASCollaboratives, Events0

A Healthy Diné Nation: Empowering Our Communities Monday, January 23, 2017 at 4:00pm Crosby Seminar Room, 240 Northrop Free and open to the public Presented by Denisa Livingston, M.P.H (Navajo Nation), addressing #diabesity (diabetes and obesity) epidemic, the dominant culture of unhealthy foods, and the lack of healthy food access through tax laws and policies […]

Physical Computing Build Session

January 20, 2017IASCollaboratives, Events0

Physical Computing and the Internet of Things: Build Session Friday, January 20, 2017, 2:30-4:00pm Mechanical Engineering Room 2134 Free and open to the public The Internet of Things (IoT) describes the network and data that emerges from adding physical computing components such as sensors, actuators, and network adapters to everyday objects. This new area of […]

Physical Computing Build Session

December 9, 2016IASCollaboratives, Events0

Physical Computing and the Internet of Things: Build Session Friday, December 9, 2016, 2:30-4:00pm Crosby Seminar Room, 240 Northrop Free and open to the public The Internet of Things (IoT) describes the network and data that emerges from adding physical computing components such as sensors, actuators, and network adapters to everyday objects. This new area […]

Pharmaceutical Nexus Workshop

December 9, 2016IASCollaboratives, Events0

Pharmaceutical Nexus Workshop Friday, December 9, 2016, 12:15-1:30pm 31 Folwell Hall Please email Macey Flood (floo0020@umn.edu) to attend This series of meetings will provide a transdisciplinary space for faculty, post-docs and graduate students’ to workshop their projects with their peers. The series focuses on the critical study of pharmaceutical drugs and the institutions and cultures […]

10,000 Stories: Minnesota Youth Make Media

December 5, 2016IASCollaboratives, Events0

10,000 Stories: Minnesota Youth Make Media Monday, December 5, 2016, 12:00-1:00pm Social Sciences 710 Free and open to the public We know the significance and impact of owning our stories. We are often left out of the greater narrative and if we are not left out, our stories and representation is inaccurate. Bring your lunch […]

Physical Computing Build Session

December 2, 2016IASCollaboratives, Events0

Physical Computing and the Internet of Things: Build Session Friday, December 2, 2016, 2:30-4:00pm Crosby Seminar Room, 240 Northrop Free and open to the public The Internet of Things (IoT) describes the network and data that emerges from adding physical computing components such as sensors, actuators, and network adapters to everyday objects. This new area […]

Games Research Forum

December 2, 2016IASCollaboratives, Events0

Games Research Forum Friday, December 2, 2016, Noon-8:00pm GLITCH, 1829 Riverside Ave. Suite 200 Free and open to the public, but please register It’s an event in two parts: deep and collaborative planning, followed by unfussy fun. It’s business in the front and party in the back—but unlike most people who embraced the mullet, you’ll […]

Physical Computing Build Session

November 18, 2016IASCollaboratives, Events0

Physical Computing and the Internet of Things: Build Session Friday, November 18, 2016, 2:30-4:00pm Crosby Seminar Room, 240 Northrop Free and open to the public The Internet of Things (IoT) describes the network and data that emerges from adding physical computing components such as sensors, actuators, and network adapters to everyday objects. This new area […]

Living in the Age of Islamophobia and Resurgent Bigotry and Violence

Living in the Age of Islamophobia and Resurgent Bigotry and Violence Tuesday, November 15, 2016, 4:00-5:00pm Crosby Seminar Room, 240 Northrop Free and open to the public Download: audio, small video, or original. This is the last in the speaker series for the Asian American Studies course (AAS 3920). This event features local Somali American […]

Physical Computing Build Session

November 11, 2016IASCollaboratives, Events0

Physical Computing and the Internet of Things: Build Session Friday, November 11, 2016, 2:30-4:00pm Crosby Seminar Room, 240 Northrop Free and open to the public The Internet of Things (IoT) describes the network and data that emerges from adding physical computing components such as sensors, actuators, and network adapters to everyday objects. This new area […]

Pharmaceutical Nexus Workshop

November 11, 2016IASCollaboratives, Events0

Pharmaceutical Nexus Workshop Friday, November 11, 2016, 12:15-1:30pm 31 Folwell Hall Please email Macey Flood (floo0020@umn.edu) to attend This series of meetings will provide a transdisciplinary space for faculty, post-docs and graduate students’ to workshop their projects with their peers. The series focuses on the critical study of pharmaceutical drugs and the institutions and cultures […]

Physical Computing Build Session

November 4, 2016IASCollaboratives, Events0

Physical Computing and the Internet of Things: Build Session Friday, November 4, 2016, 2:30-4:00pm Crosby Seminar Room, 240 Northrop Free and open to the public The Internet of Things (IoT) describes the network and data that emerges from adding physical computing components such as sensors, actuators, and network adapters to everyday objects. This new area […]

Inclusive Game Design II: Janelle Pewapsconias

November 4, 2016IASCollaboratives, Events0

Inclusive Game Design II: Janelle Pewapsconias Friday, November 4, 2016, 1:00pm Humanities 403, Duluth Campus Free and open to the public Janelle Pewapsconias, a Little Pine First Nation game developer who runs Neeched Up Games, will share her work and discuss games as pathways to health in Indigenous communities, in conversation with Elizabeth LaPenseé, Michigan […]

The Legacy of the Japanese American Redress Movement

November 1, 2016IASCollaboratives, Events0

The Legacy of the Japanese American Redress Movement in the Age of #BlackLivesMatter and #NoDAPL Tuesday, November 1, 2016, 4:00-5:00pm Crosby Seminar Room, 240 Northrop Free and open to the public During the Los Angeles hearings of the Commission on Wartime Relocation and Internment of Civilians in August 1981, Lillian Baker tries to grab Nisei […]

Swedish/Design: A Cultural Predicament

October 31, 2016IASCollaboratives, Events0

Swedish/Design: A Cultural Predicament Monday, October 31, 2016, at 4:30pm Humphrey Forum, Humphrey School Free and open to the public “In this presentation I’ll offer a working model for examining design and designing from what is an admittedly old-fashioned — I prefer “classic,” or maybe “vintage” — anthropological point of view. This perspective involves treating […]

Sovereignty Matters: Perspectives on the Dakota Access Pipeline Project

Sovereignty Matters: Perspectives on the Dakota Access Pipeline Project Monday, October 31, 2016, at 3:00pm Crosby Seminar Room, 240 Northrop Free and open to the public Download: audio, small video, or original. The Dakota Access Pipeline project, a proposed 1,172 mile pipeline to carry crude oil from North Dakota to Illinois, became the subject of […]

Physical Computing Build Session

October 28, 2016IASCollaboratives, Events0

Physical Computing and the Internet of Things: Build Session Friday, October 28, 2016, 2:30-4:00pm Crosby Seminar Room, 240 Northrop Free and open to the public The Internet of Things (IoT) describes the network and data that emerges from adding physical computing components such as sensors, actuators, and network adapters to everyday objects. This new area […]

Physical Computing Build Session

October 21, 2016IASCollaboratives, Events0

Physical Computing and the Internet of Things: Build Session Friday, October 21, 2016, 2:30-4:00pm Crosby Seminar Room, 240 Northrop Free and open to the public The Internet of Things (IoT) describes the network and data that emerges from adding physical computing components such as sensors, actuators, and network adapters to everyday objects. This new area […]

Physical Computing Build Session

October 14, 2016IASCollaboratives, Events0

The IAS Physical Computing Collaborative hosts weekly build sessions to develop physical computing skills and experiment with technologies like Arduinos, littleBits, and LilyPads.

Japanese American Military Service in World War II

October 11, 2016IASCollaboratives, Events0

Japanese American Military Service in World War II Tuesday, October 11, 2016, 4:00-5:00pm Minnesota History Center Free and open to the public Image: MN Historical Society Edwin “Bud” Nakasone, left, shown here in occupied Japan in 1947, served as an interpreter in the U.S. Army after World War II. He attended a secret military language […]