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Marcus W. Orr Center for the Humanities Lecture Series

Fall 2013 events are on Thursday evenings at the University Center Theatre. Receptions begin at 5:30 p.m., and the lectures start at 6:00 p.m. Convenient and affordable parking is available next door at the Zach Curlin Parking Garage. MOCH Website

The Pinch Fall Issue Release Party

Celebrate award-winning literature published right here in Memphis. More Information

River City Writer Series

One of the longest-running reading series in the nation. Serving the University of Memphis and community since 1977. More Information

Let's Grow Garden Expo set for Nov. 2

Everything you need to know about gardening and even more will be presented during the Let's Grow Garden Expo in the TIGUrS Urban Garden located adjacent to the Elma Roane Fieldhouse on Nov. 2 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., an event that is open to campus and the public. Press Release

UM Chemistry/Seminar - Fall 2013

Except as noted below, seminars are held on Friday afternoon at 1:30 PM in Smith Chemistry Building, room 102, preceded by refreshments (starting at 1:00 PM). Contact Xiaohua Huang (678-1728) for more information.

If you would like to receive e-mail announcements of upcoming seminars, send an e-mail to Melody Bridgeford.

Department of Biological Sciences

Fall 2013 Seminar Series - 4 PM Thursdays in Ellington Hall Auditorium (EH100) – Reception time is 3:30 PM in Ellington Hall Foyer

Department of Computer Science

The Computer Science Colloquium is open to the public at large and is usually held Fridays at 12:30 pm during the Spring and Fall semesters. The event aims to provide a view of the cutting-edge in computer science, computer science education, and relevant research from other disciplines. The speakers include faculty from the University of Memphis, guest speakers from other schools and industry, and occasionally students in the final stages of their academic programs. The talks are followed by a reception to foster interaction between audience and speakers. You are cordially invited!

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