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Neil deGrasse Tyson talks science literacy

Neil deGrasse Tyson talks science literacy

Nicole Zelniker, Editor-in-Chief

February 9, 2017

For a man who has spent his life studying the stars, Neil deGrasse Tyson’s Bryan Series event was incredibly down-to-earth. “This is the first time I’ve ever given a talk in a place that has skyboxes,” Tyson joked at the beginning of his talk. “Send me a beer if you get one.” Tyson,...

Pollan talks food, farming at Bryan Series

Andrew Walker, Staff Writer

October 21, 2016

“Eat food, mostly plants, (but) not too much,” said Michael Pollan. “It is really all you need to know about nutritional guidelines.” On Sept. 30, Pollan gave a Q&A on sustainable food practices at Founders Hall, which was followed by a presentation at the Greensboro Coliseum. His talk...

Bryan Series starts off with professor Michael Pollan

Bryan Series starts off with professor Michael Pollan

Andrew Walker, Staff Writer

September 22, 2016

The 2016-17 Guilford College Bryan Series kicks off on Sept. 30 with Michael Pollan: professor of journalism, author and speaker on the culture, science and the history of food. His influence on the sustainable food movement covers the whole United States and raises many conversations about food and...

2016-17 Bryan Series lineup announced

Maksym Kosachevskyy, Staff Writer

April 8, 2016

How would you like to learn about the experiences of astronauts by speaking to them? Or maybe you would enjoy listening to a high-level lawyer discuss her involvement in international affairs? Well, next year you can. On March 21, during the George Takei event, six Bryan Series speakers were announced...