The Provost's Series
The Provost's Series offers the Cornell community the chance to watch videos of lectures by renowned authors, professors and public figures throughout the 2007-08 academic year. The events, chosen by Provost Biddy Martin to reflect the goals set for Cornell in the Cornell Strategic Plan, are made available on CornellCast.
Cornell professor emeritus delivers poetry as a high art of human expression
Lecture by Ken Mayhew, a Luigi Einaudi Scholar
Cornell's best and brightest speak candidly about global politics and health, and the university mission
Chris Mooney, author of 'The Republican War on Science,' examines the relationship between science and state and the real effects of distorted knowledge and ignorance.
Cornell students and faculty discuss the literary and cultural themes of the post-apartheid novel written by South Africa's Nobel laureate, Nadine Gordimer.