How does the Me Too movement look now and into the new year? Replacement for recently posted topic. (I had forgotten that we already had a topic scheduled.)Find out more »
Hector Garcia is a clinical psychologist who writes on evolutionary psychology. His talk is based on his book, Alpha God: the Psychology of Religious Violence and Oppression.Evolutionary psychology is a theoretical approach to psychology that attempts to explain useful mental and psychological traits—such as memory, perception, or language—as adaptations, i.e., as the functional products of natural selection. Additionally, it finds evolutionary explanations for human behavior in areas such as mate choice.Find out more »
Day changed from 4th Tuesday to the following Thursday because of the holiday. Good and Mad: The Revolutionary Power of Women's Anger by Rebecca Traister“In a year when issues of gender and sexuality dominated the national conversation, no one shaped that exchange more than Rebecca Traister. Her wise and provocative columns helped make sense of a cultural transformation.”—National Magazine Award Citation, 2018Find out more »
Volunteers helping with Darwin Day activities are invited to learn about how to perform their "duties" for the event scheduled for Sat. Feb 9. Those who already know what to do don't need to attend unless they simply want to meet with the newbies.Find out more »
Stepping Out: Mammal Limbs & Movement.Pamela Owen with the Texas Memorial Museum is presenting this workshop in conjunction with CFI Austin's Darwin Day 2019 event. It is open to the public as well as 5-12 teachers. Educators will receive 2 hours of CPE credit.The workshop begins an hour before the scheduled start time for Darwin Day, and it ends before the first keynote lecture at 1 pm.More info: https://tmm.utexas.edu/education/workshopsFind out more »
CFI-Austin Event Video
September 17, 2014
Interesting speakers and discussions at CFI-Austin!