Minds & Vines
Wednesday Night Lecture Series
Stony Brook University Faculty
Come enjoy informative talks on highly interesting and diverse topics presented by Stony Brook University’s world-class experts followed by relaxed Q&A
The Science and Romance of Wine!
July 17, 2019 7:00 pm
Harvard Lyman, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, Department of Biochemistry and Cell Biology
Photoregulation of Chlorplast Synthesis and Replication. The synthesis and replication of cellular organelles involve an interplay between nuclear andorganellar genomes. In the case of chloroplasts
Long Island's Great White Shark Research
August 21, 2019 7:00 pm
Southampton Marine Science Center Manager
As the manager of the Marine Sciences Center at the Southampton campus, my primary responsibility is to maintain the Center’s computerized, state-of the-art 5,000 sq. ft.
Hot versus Cold Mind: The intersection of psychology and entrepreneurial finance.
September 18, 2019 7:00 pm
Richard Chan, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, College of Business
Richard Chan’s research domain is broadly situated at the intersection of psychology, technology, and entrepreneurial finance. Specifically, he investigates how actors’ cognitive processes, shaped by
Viruses inside your DNA may contribute to your mental health or illness
October 16, 2019 7:00 pm
Turhan Canli, Ph.D
Professor of Psychology and Psychiatry
The decoding of the human genome brought one huge surprise that remains unknown to most people, outside a small field of geneticists. That about 8%
Organization Behavior and Negotiation
November 13, 2019 7:00 pm
Julia Bear, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, College of Business
Julia Bear is an Associate Professor in the College of Business at Stony Brook University. Dr. Bear’s research focuses on the influence of gender on
When a lecture is scheduled, Harmony will be open Wednesday Nights 5:30 – 10pm with talks starting around 7pm.
Fine Wines, Local Beers, Non-alcoholic beverages, and small plates will be available for purchase.
Admission is free.
No reservations required.
Seating is first come first serve.
Must be 21 and over.
A portion of Harmony’s sales proceeds from this lecture series will be donated to the Stony Brook Foundation, a private 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization which exists to advance the goals and strategic plan of Stony Brook University.