MEL Talks are back! For the third year, MEL Talks will feature an array of faculty, students, and alumni speaking on topics related to research, innovation, and artistry at the University and beyond. Topics range from the use of smart glasses to improve one's public speaking to bringing orchestral instruction to city kids. This year's lineup includes:
Fatima Bawany '15
Former Gandhi Fellow at the M.K. Gandhi Institute for Nonviolence
Stephen Dewhurst, Ph.D.
Vice Dean for Research, School of Medicine & Dentistry; Professor & Chair, Microbiology & Immunology
Kristin Hocker '15W (EDD)
Specialist, Office of Organizational Development and Staff Diversity
Ehsan Hoque, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Computer Science; Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Alexander Peña '10E (BM), '13E (MM)
Director of ROCmusic; Director of the Eastman Beginning String Ensembles; Director of New Horizons Full and String Orchestras
Harry Reis, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychology
Immediately following the program, attendees are invited to join the speakers for casual conversation and light refreshments in Green Lounge, located just outside the Hubbell Auditorium.