University Scholar Series

USS Books

 The University Scholar Series is co-sponsored by the Office of the Provost, the University Library, and the Spartan Bookstore. This series provides a unique opportunity for showcasing the important research and scholarly activities of SJSU faculty members.

All students, faculty, and staff members are invited to attend these events. Members of the public are welcome as well! Please visit the University Scholar Series website or the University Scholar Series Facebook Page for more information.

 

Spring 2014 Presenters:

 Ted Butryn and Matthew Masucci

Ted Butryn and Matthew Masucci

Wednesday, February 26, 2014, from Noon - 1:00pm in MLK 225/229

Ted Butryn and Matthew Masucci will discuss their co-investigation on a two-year World Anti-Doping Agency grant, which examined female triathletes and their awareness of doping and the anti-doping movement.

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 Cathleen Miller

Cathleen Miller

Wednesday, March 19, 2014, from Noon - 1:00pm in MLK 225/229

Cathleen Miller will speak about her book, Champion of Choice: The Life and Legacy of Women's Advocate Nafis Sadik. Obstetrician Nafis Sadik provided females with the education and tools needed to control their own fertility.

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 Ruma Chopra

Ruma Chopra

Wednesday, April 30, 2014, from Noon - 1:00pm in MLK 225/229

Ruma Chopra will discuss her book, Choosing Sides: Loyalists in Revolutionary America. This book details arguments given by America's original colonists, including slaves and Native Americans, against the formation of the United States.

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