Albert Einstein’s General Theory of Relativity: The Centennial

Friday, November 20, 2015
When: 9:00am - 5:30pm

The USC SIDNEY HARMAN ACADEMY FOR POLYMATHIC STUDY, in collaboration with the LOS ANGELES INSTITUTE FOR THE HUMANITIES, hosts an all-day workshop celebrating the 100th anniversary of the publication of Albert Einstein’s General Theory of Relativity. Einstein’s work, part of the foundation of modern physics, has expanded beyond the realms of science, permeating the visual arts, literature, and general culture. Throughout the day in workshops, discussions, and creative activities, experts from various disciplines and professions who integrate General Relativity into their work will join a select group of students to explore the theory’s multiple meanings, applications, and possibilities for future inquiry. 

View the full program here.

WHERE: Harman Academy, DML 241 and Friends of the Libraries Lecture Hall, DML 240

WHEN: November 20, 2015

TIME: 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Please reply by Tuesday prior to the event to and enter ESVP code EINSTEIN. Please note: The RSVP is for the LAIH/Harman Academy Luncheon only. All other sessions throughout the day are open and do not require registration.