The book of Thomas Nagel definitely deserves more than one our to discuss it. I will suggest my own book review (~ 30 min, complementary to Al’s), and then we’ll have some more time for the discussion. Everybody is welcome, see details on our web site https://fermisocietyofphilosophy.wordpress.com/. Feel free to come with your lunch.
The Linux at Fermilab Quarterly meeting will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 22 from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. in Wilson Hall Curia II. Join us for this special Linux at Fermilab meeting as we look back on the history of Linux at Fermilab and congratulate Connie Sieh on her retirement. The meeting will include SL/SLF news and updates, presentations from guest speakers and refreshments. All Linux users and system administrators are encouraged to attend. Visit the Scientific Linux at…
Please note: This Lunch and Learn takes place at noon (not at 11 a.m., as stated on the labwide calendar). This interactive session will discuss the current climate for LGBTQ employees and users, using respectful and inclusive language, creating inclusive policies, and best practices for inclusion and creating an environment that feels safe and welcoming for everyone. It takes place on Feb. 15 at noon in Curia II. 2014 Human Rights Campaign’s The Cost of the Closet, a national study…
The minutes for the Feb. 13 Lab Status and All Experimenters’ meetings are now online: https://indico.fnal.gov/conferenceDisplay.py?confId=13797
Ciao! We are excited to announce the Italian courses at the lab will restart soon! Please come join us at the kickoff meeting Thursday February the 16th in Racetrack WH 7th Floor (crossover). We will discuss the details and light refreshments will be provided! All levels of Italian are welcome! Feel free to ask questions: Omar Al Atassi (email@example.com) or Carlo Santini (firstname.lastname@example.org) Buona giornata 2017-02-13_58a1da501b37f_ItalianCourses_2017002
The Bible Exploration for Lunch League is beginning a new video series on Thursday, February 16: Volume 11 of “That The World May Know” faith lessons set in Israel. The title of this volume is “The Path to the Cross.” Meetings are at noon in the Quarium on the 8th floor of Wilson Hall, southwest corner. All are welcome to join. For more information see http://orgs.fnal.gov/bell/ or contact email@example.com.
A failure to account for something so integral to nature as mind, argues a philosopher T. Nagel, is a major problem, threatening to unravel the entire naturalistic world picture, extending to biology, evolutionary theory, and cosmology. The book was highly praised by J.Holt, L.Wieseltier, E.L.Doctorow. Everybody is welcome. Feel free to come with your lunch.
The minutes for the Feb. 6 Lab Status and All Experimenters’ meetings are now online: https://indico.fnal.gov/conferenceDisplay.py?confId=13791
Feel free to bring your lunch, and learn more about Medicare on Tuesday, February 7, Wilson Hall, Curia II, from 12-1pm. Hosted by Illinois’s Senior Health Insurance Program (SHIP), a free health insurance counseling service for Medicare beneficiaries and their caregivers. SHIP’s mission is to educate, advocate, counsel and empower people to make informed healthcare benefit decisions. For more information contact Jeanne in the Wellness Office at firstname.lastname@example.org or x2548.
Wednesday, February 15, noon to 1:30 p.m., Curia II This interactive session will discuss the current climate for LGBTQ employees and users, using respectful and inclusive language, creating inclusive policies, and best practices for inclusion and creating an environment that feels safe and welcoming for everyone. 2014 Human Rights Campaign’s The Cost of the Closet, a national study examining workplace climate for LGBTQ employees found. •62% of LGBTQ employees report hearing jokes about lesbians and gays in the workplace. •53%…