Canceled: 2020 Last Lecture

The Last Lecture features a UCSF faculty member nominated and selected by students to answer one question: "If you had but one lecture to give, what would you say?"

Such a lecture series is prominent on many college campuses, made especially famous by Randy Pausch, a Carnegie Mellon professor whose lecture ironically was his last lecture having just been diagnosed with terminal pancreatic cancer. In Spring 2012, the inaugural UCSF Last Lecture received a warm and welcoming response. This year the student-initiated event will continue to build the tradition. This lecture will bring out stories intertwining various dimensions of the chosen faculty member's trajectory - encompassing the professional, personal, spiritual, and cultural experiences that have brought them to where they are today.

For accomodations, please contact GPSA@ucsf.edu a week prior to the event.

Thursday, April 9 at 5:30pm

Cole Hall Auditorium
513 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, California 94143

Event Type

Lecture/Seminar

Audience

Students, Postdocs, Faculty, Staff, Alumni

Location

Parnassus

Tags

pulseofucsf

Website

https://gpsa.ucsf.edu/last-lecture

Department/Group
Student Academic Affairs
Contact Info

gpsa@ucsf.edu

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