Previous Evnin Lectures

Academic Year 2018-2019

Ge Wang: Artful Design: Technology in Search of the SubLime

Drawing from his new book "Artful Design: Technology inn Search of the Sublime" Ge Wang "*08 captivated students and community members on Thursday, April 18, 2019 as he dissected the designs of everyday tools, musical instruments, toys, and social experiences; examining the ways in which we shape technology and how technology shapes us and our society.

Nergis Mavalvala: Listening to Black Holes

Nergis Mavalvala spoke to a packed house on October 10, 2018, about the historic underpinnings, recent findings, and future goals of the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) project.

Academic Year 2017-2018

Rush D. Holt: STEM and Policy in Service to Humanity

Holt delivered the Evnin Lecture addressing the intersection of science, policy, and public service.

Danielle Feinberg: The Art and Science of Pixar

Danielle FeinbergDirector of Photography for Lighting at Pixar, spoke to a very crowded house about her journey from programming as a young girl to helping to build magical worlds in several Pixar movies.

Lectures 1991-2017