KU Mini College

June 6, 2018

KU Mini College

June 5, 2018

KU Mini College

June 4, 2018

Andrea Wulf: The Invention of Nature

April 19, 2018

An Evening with Peter Balakian

Feb. 22, 2018

Poetry Reading: Siobhán Scarry & Candice Wuehle

Aug. 15, 2017


April 25, 2017

Jayhawks Breaking Barriers: Resiliency Panel Discussion

March 27, 2017

The Ivory Tower Meets the Public Marketplace of Ideas

March 14, 2017

Center for Migration Research Lecture Series: Maria Caminero-Santangelo

Feb. 21, 2017

Conflict is Not Abuse: Overstating Harm, Community Responsibility, and the Duty of Repair

Feb. 16, 2017

The Hidden City: Landscape, Urban Design, and the Microbial Universe, with Jessica Green

Feb. 8, 2017

KU CREES Panel Talk: "Area Studies in a Global Age"

Nov. 3, 2016

Melissa Buzzeo: Poetry Reading and Conversation

Nov. 2, 2016

Collections Open House: Animals and Art

May 2, 2016

CANCELED: Lecture: The Challenge of Building a National Museum

April 13, 2016

Hannah Britton: "Human Trafficking in the Heartland"

March 22, 2016

"An Evening with Black Physicists"

Feb. 29, 2016

The Path of Thought with Mexican artist Nacho Rodríguez Bach

Feb. 17, 2016

University of Sydney Professor of History Iain McCalman: The Great Barrier Reef

Feb. 10, 2016

Red Hot Research

Jan. 29, 2016

Writers' Faire

Dec. 10, 2015

KU Biodiversity Institute & Natural History Museum, Endangered Foods: An Evening with Simran Sethi

Dec. 8, 2015

Torchbearers of Democracy: African American Soldiers in the World War I Era

Nov. 10, 2015

Recycling the Disabled: Army, Medicine, and Modernity in the First World War

Oct. 22, 2015

Alice Goffman: "On the Run: Fugitive Life in An American City"

Oct. 21, 2015

Exhibition Opening: The New American Farmer

Oct. 16, 2015

Ecological Agriculture for an Ecological Civilization

Oct. 15, 2015

Lecture: Ecological Agriculture for an Ecological Civilization

Oct. 15, 2015

“Understanding and Eliminating Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Youth Mental Health Service Use”

Oct. 14, 2015

Protecting the Vote: Dialogues on Citizenship, Elections, and the Franchise

Oct. 8, 2015

“Hubble Space Telescope at 25: How Our Understanding of the Universe Has Changed"

Oct. 5, 2015

An Evening of Indian Music in Two Parts

Sept. 24, 2015

Andrew Malan Milward Reading & Book Signing

Sept. 17, 2015

Red Hot Research: "Water, Energy, Climate"

Aug. 28, 2015

Panel: "Poetry and Its Futures"

July 21, 2015

Richard Feiock: “Cities and Climate Sustainability"

July 6, 2015

Coffee @ The Commons: Bill Jacobson, photographer

May 6, 2015

The Weight of an Object

April 21, 2015

Shane Bitney Crone: Bridegroom

March 30, 2015

ESTAR(SER): Re-reading the Hale Experiments: Object-Oriented Ventriloquy in the Cold War

March 13, 2015

Craig Richardson: Monuments to the Period We Live In

March 12, 2015

Mark Dion: Troubleshooting and Mischief-Making

March 11, 2015

Anne Collins Goodyear: Launching 'Hybrid Practices' in the 1960s

March 10, 2015

Red Hot Research

March 6, 2015

Idea Cafe: Andrew Revkin, “Why We Should Be Optimistic about the Anthropocene"

Feb. 20, 2015

Andrew Revkin: "The New Communication Climate"

Feb. 19, 2015

Red Hot Research

Feb. 13, 2015

Carmen Gimenez Smith: Poetry Reading and Conversation

Feb. 9, 2015

Read Across Lawrence Panel Discussion: Feminism Through the Decades

Feb. 5, 2015

Film: "The Man Who Saved the World"

Feb. 3, 2015

Red Hot Research

Jan. 30, 2015

Coffee @ The Commons: Julie Blackmon

Jan. 30, 2015

Lecture: Emily Graslie: Chief Curiosity Correspondent

Nov. 13, 2014

John Symons: "What Can We Teach Our Posthuman Descendants?"

Oct. 7, 2014

Purnaprajna Bangere: “Space Time: An Adventure in Melody and Rhythm"

Oct. 6, 2014

Patricia Lockwood: Poetry Reading and Conversation

Sept. 11, 2014

Cosmosphere: Rocketry!

July 17, 2014

"The Arab Spring and Its Surprises"

April 24, 2014

Coffee @ The Commons w/ Photographer Mark Klett

April 18, 2014

Lecture: The Future of the University

April 17, 2014

Poetry Reading: Joshua Clover and Megan Kaminski

April 16, 2014

“Feminisms and Democratic Transitions: The Arab Spring in Comparative Perspective”

April 10, 2014

Symposium: Environmental and land-use change to the Valley of Mexico

April 9, 2014

Dollarocracy: How the Money and Media Election Complex is Destroying America

April 7, 2014

Behind the Glass: A conversation about the Panorama's condition, conservation and history

March 26, 2014

“Data & Democracy: What is Free Speech in the Age of Social Media?”

March 25, 2014

"Data & Democracy: What is Free Speech in the Age of Social Media?"

March 25, 2014

Persian Culture Festival: Traditional Persian Music Concert

March 6, 2014

Feminisms and Democratic Transitions: The Arab Spring in Comparative Perspective

Feb. 27, 2014

ROCK BOTTOM: In the Age of Extreme Resource Extraction

Feb. 21, 2014

The Arab Spring and Its Surprises

Feb. 20, 2014

Lecture: "Language and Learning in a Dangerous Age"

Feb. 20, 2014

Egypt: Revolutionary Process or Failed Revolution?

Feb. 13, 2014

Lecture: History, Geography, Perishability

Feb. 7, 2014

Information Session: 2014 Rocket Grants

Feb. 3, 2014

Five Big Design Questions for the Anthropocene

Jan. 23, 2014

Kansas Food: What We Eat, Who Produces It, Future Trends, and Legal Developments

Jan. 23, 2014

Data & Democracy: Why Radical Connectivity Means The End of Big

Nov. 21, 2013

Coffee @ The Commons with Joachim Schmid

Sept. 25, 2013

Exploring the Spatial Turn in the Digital Humanities

April 18, 2013

Persian Culture Fest--An Evening of Persian Classical Music

April 11, 2013

University Honors Program-"Arab Uprising" Lecture Series

March 28, 2013

“Beyond the Long Hot Summer: The Future of Water in Kansas”

Feb. 22, 2013

Debate - Data & Democracy: Our Technology, Our Future

Feb. 20, 2013

University Honors Lecture Series: CHRONOGRAPHICS

Feb. 7, 2013

Artist Talk: Emilio Chapela Pérez, Artist in Residence at The Commons

Jan. 23, 2013

Idea Cafe: Where (and When) Will Books Die?

Jan. 23, 2013

CA Conrad Poetry Reading

Nov. 12, 2012

The Adventures of Lewis Lindsay Dyche and the Advent of Kansas Conservationism

Nov. 4, 2012

Film Screening: GasLand

Oct. 23, 2012

Film Screening and Discussion: Truthland

Oct. 18, 2012

Read Across Lawrence: Writers Workshop with Daniel Woodrell

Sept. 27, 2012

“Visualizing the Ruined City”

April 3, 2012

"The Arab Uprisings at the Intersection of the National and Transnational"

March 26, 2012

EPA administrator to speak at KU

March 12, 2012

“A Repertoire of Authenticity: Tourism, Gentrification and the Transformation of the French Quarter”

March 5, 2012

Rebecca Solnit at The Commons

Feb. 29, 2012

"The Antievolution Controversies and American Culture"

Feb. 16, 2012

Film Festival at The Commons

Feb. 14, 2012

“The Architecture of Utopia: from Rem Koolhaas’s Scale Models to RMB City”

Feb. 9, 2012

Artist Talk: Alex Lukas

Nov. 17, 2011

University Honors Program Lecture Series at the Commons

Feb. 17, 2011

Nick Weiser and Will Cleary

April 23, 2010

“From Hepcat to Rebel to Heroin Fiend: The Jazz Trope in the Popular Imagination”

April 15, 2010

Tuvan Throat Singing with Alash Ensemble

March 26, 2010

“Ev’ry Time I Feel the Spirit: Constructing Black Women’s Conversion Narratives in Jazz”

March 9, 2010

“Jurisgenerative Grammar: For Alto, For Black”

Feb. 26, 2010

KU Faculty Jazz Combo

Feb. 24, 2010

Lecture: 'The Creative Power of Collaboration'

April 23, 2009

Rountable discussion: 'Changing the World: Revolutionary Thinking about the Environment'

April 16, 2009

CANCELED: Julia Wright lecture

April 13, 2009

Conversation with Bruce Mau

April 9, 2009

"National Policy and Climate Change" with Lt. Governor Mark Parkinson

March 31, 2009

University Lecture Series: "Creativity and the Human Condition"

March 9, 2009

Roundtable discussion: "What Does 'Revolution' Mean in Our Time?"

Feb. 27, 2009

"Where Creativity: First Places, Second Thoughts, Third Places"

Feb. 25, 2009

"Putting a Human Face on U.S. Immigration Policies"

Feb. 8, 2009

"Creativity and the Human Condition"

Feb. 3, 2009

Public event: "A Journey into Canada's Great Bear Rainforest" by Ian McAllister

Nov. 12, 2008

Difficult Dialogues: Race, Education & American Politics

Oct. 10, 2008

Lecture: "Chiefdoms of the Amazon: The Checkered History of Their Interpretation"

Oct. 9, 2008

Kansas Land Trust Book Releasing Celebration

Oct. 2, 2008

"The Nature of Kansas Lands" Book Release

Oct. 2, 2008

Difficult Dialogues: Race, Education & American Politics

Sept. 15, 2008

"Uncle Tom's Grandchildren: How My Father Taught Me About Race" with Julia Wright

Aug. 26, 2008

Public event: "Evolutionism and the 'Modern Ache' in the Novels of Thomas Hardy"

April 29, 2008

"Wonderful Life: A Musical Exploration of Evolution"

March 11, 2008

"Niche: Nature morte in the simulated garden"

Feb. 12, 2008

"Niche: Nature morte in the simulated garden"

Feb. 11, 2008

"Niche: Nature morte in the simulated garden"

Feb. 10, 2008

"Niche: Nature morte in the simulated garden"

Feb. 9, 2008

"Niche: Nature morte in the simulated garden"

Feb. 8, 2008

"Niche: Nature morte in the simulated garden"

Feb. 7, 2008