June 1, Author Talk

To mark the beginning of hurricane season, The Library is pleased to offer a talk with the man who wrote the book on the subject. In his book A Furious Sky: The Five Hundred Year History of America’s Hurricanes Eric Jay Dolin contends we must look to our nation’s past if we hope to comprehend the consequences of the hurricanes of the future.

June 9, Vaccinating the Workplace for COVID-19

This topical webinar led by panelists from Melick & Porter will consider how the COVID-19 vaccine fits in the workplace, discuss the do’s and dont’s for employers considering mandating the vaccine, and look forward to the return of the workforce as the vaccine rollout continues.

July 28, Virtual Lunch and Learn with Benjamin Wiggins

In Calculating Race, Benjamin Wiggins analyzes the historical relationship between statistical risk assessment and race in the U.S. He argues that by relying on the variable of race, actuarial science contributed to racial disparities in wealth, incarceration, and housing for more than a century.