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Lecture Series: David Lewis — "Communities by Design"
Monday, Nov. 6
5–6:30 p.m.
Kresge Theater, College of Fine Arts
More info: soa.cmu.edu

The immensely accomplished Carnegie Mellon professor David Lewis will be speaking in the next installment of the School of Architecture’s lecture series. Professor Lewis will be speaking about his vision for the future of urban design education. Be sure to listen in this Monday evening.

Carl Sagan Fest, featuring Richard Dawkins
Tuesday, Nov. 7
5-6:30 p.m.
McConomy Auditorium
More info: facebook.com

Renowned author and biologist, Richard Dawkins will be on campus this week to speak and to receive the CMU Humanism Initiative’s Carl Sagan Award at the annual Carl Sagan Fest. This event is free and open to all.

50th Anniversary Celebration and Founders Exposition
Friday, Nov. 10
11:30 a.m.–4 p.m.
Carnegie Mellon University
Register at: cmu.edu/50/anniversary-weekend

Friday kicks off a weekend of celebrating the merger of the Carnegie Institute of Technology and the Mellon Institute of Science with panel discussions, featured speakers, and plenty of activities.

Pitt ASA Presents: Anna Akana
Friday, Nov. 10
6–8 p.m.
William Pitt Union, Lower Lounge
More info: facebook.com

YouTuber, actress, and comedian Anna Akana is coming to Pittsburgh to share her stories about her life and issues near her heart, such as mental health.

NAT 28 Spotlight Series: The Music of George Crumb
Saturday, Nov. 11
3:30–9:30 p.m.
Kresge Theater, College of Fine Arts
More info: eventbrite.com

NAT 28, a group of artists from around Pittsburgh, are bringing incredible contemporary composers to Carnegie Mellon as a part of their annual Spotlight Series. This year, hear the music of George Crumb in this two-concert event.