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Pard Talks 2017 - Let’s Go Break Some Stuff

Materials Engineering studies the relationships among the structure, processing, and properties of materials. For example, while uncooked spaghetti is brittle (it will shatter if dropped), the same…

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Pard Talks 2017 - How People Manage Appearances Strategically

How do people act in front of others to gain their favor or “win” them over? This talk will address the topics of individual impression management, deception, and persuasion through a…

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Pard Talks 2017 - Lafayette Architecture in Context

Lafayette’s campus features a wide variety of architectural monuments. These buildings physically define the College and connect to global traditions in architecture. We will examine the…

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Pard Talks 2017 - Decoding Dyslexia

Dyslexia is a specific impairment in processing written language despite adequate intelligence and educational background. Affecting 5-17 percent of school-age children, it has far-reaching social…

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Pard Talks 2017 - Birds, Bees, and Butterflies

Seeing butterflies flitter between flowers, eating fruit pollinated by bees, or hearing an owl hoot in the forest are things that most of us enjoy. However, many bee, butterfly and owl populations…

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Join the movement for responsible and legal drinking at Lafayette College. Don't miss out on the adventure of a life well-lived. Choose exercise, vitality, adventure, collaboration, exploration…

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Pard Talks 2016 - From Dickens to Game of Thrones: The Power of Serial Narrative

In the 19th century, many popular novels that are now considered classics were published over periods of 12-24 months, either in magazines or in separate parts. We will look at the way in which…

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