Dr. Kristen Gentile and Ryan Simpson Present Research at Medical Conference

The annual conference for the Southern Association for the History of Medicine and Science is being held in St. Louis, February 27-March 1, 2014. This year Classics will be well represented. Dr. Gentile will present her research in a paper, “Food, Medicine, or Drug: Understanding Greek Kykeon,” and her student Ryan Simpson will also present his work, “The Transformation of Roman Medicine Examined with Dynamic Systems Theory.”

“Girl Rising” documentary film screening: Feb. 26 @ 7pm

Come see the amazing documentary Girl Rising
Wednesday, February 26th, at 7pm in Physicians Auditorium!

$5 Admission- all proceeds go to 10×10 non-profit!
Free snacks and raffle items!
Sponsored by the Rotaract Club

If I haven’t convinced you, the trailer will:













From Academy Award-nominated director Richard E. Robbins, Girl Rising journeys around the globe to witness the strength of the human spirit and the power of education to change the world. Viewers get to know nine unforgettable girls living in the developing world: ordinary girls who confront tremendous challenges and overcome nearly impossible odds to pursue their dreams. Prize-winning authors put the girls’ remarkable stories into words, and renowned actors give them voice.